Several children in Denver have developed limb weakness or paralysis after contracting respiratory illness, and four of the children have tested positive for enterovirus D68, the virus that has now sickened more than 400 people in 40 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) up 0.3% (at break) ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) closed for holiday ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) closed for holiday ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) flat ; Seoul (Kospi) down 0.6% Taipei (Taiex) up 0.4% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
Meg Kissinger, a reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, posted on Facebook that she was “creeped out” after she was told by a White House aide and an aide for Burke not to speak with people attending the Monday event.
Steve Wynn had some advice.
Australian stocks bopped back to losses Wednesday, with the S&P/ASX 200 down 0.4% after a 0.5% gain in the previous session.
An official close to the negotiations says the United States and Brazil have resolved a decade-long trade battle over subsidies Washington provided to American cotton growers.
Japanese stocks turned south in the early minutes of Wednesday trade only to rebound to the flat line, as the yen zigzagged off the latest tankan business-sentiment survey.
Will, a syndicated columnist and a Fox News contributor, spoke out as lawmakers from both parties slammed the Secret Service after an intruder was able to get deep into the White House on Sept. 19.
The Bank of Japan's tankan survey of business sentiment, closely monitored by economists, came in somewhat better than expected for the largest manufacturers, but showed a decline for most other categories, according to results released Wendesday for the just-ended quarter.
The latest embarrassment for the Secret Service comes after agency Director Julie Pierson testified at a House hearing.