Barring a breathtaking plunge, the bull market in U.S. stocks will on Aug. 22 become the longest in history, and optimistic investors argue it has miles to go before it rests. The bull has thrived ami... ... read article

The eurozone passes an important milestone on 20 August - the formal end of the bailout of Greece. ... read article

As skittish investors scan for the next trouble spot in the wake of Turkey’s currency dilemma, some market participants are turning a fresh eye to perennial market bugaboo—Italy. The third-largest eco... ... read article

Consumer groups highlight leading student accounts but warn that many undergraduates rely on overdrafts. ... read article

At least 324 people have died in the Indian state of Kerala since the start of monsoon season in late May, officials said Friday. ... read article

US President tells US financial regulators to "look into" having companies report only twice a year. ... read article

Disadvantaged children and adults living in care homes in the Indian state of Bihar were subjected to sustained sexual, mental and physical abuse, according to newly released report that has caused national outcry and demands for reform.  ... read article