Wall Street falls on Italy worries; bank shares drop

Wall Street falls on Italy worries; bank shares drop

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average registered their biggest one-day percentage drops in a month on Tuesday as political turmoil in Italy sparked concerns about the stability of the euro zone and shares of U.S. banks tumbled. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange […]

Wall Street falls on China, NAFTA concerns

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The three major U.S. stock indexes ended lower on Wednesday after a choppy trading session as investors worried that China would slow U.S. government bond purchases and that U.S. President Donald Trump would end a key trade agreement. The S&P and the Nasdaq snapped a six-day rally after Bloomberg reported that […]

State of emergency declared after snowflake falls in London|Humor

The Prime Minister is to chair an emergency meeting of COBRA following a snowflake was reported to have settled on the pavement on London’s Oxford Street. Well rehearsed emergency plans are already being implemented to ensure disruption is minimized and Sky News is running wall-to-wall coverage of the crisis.  Programme Anchor Stephen Dixon advised viewers: […]