European stocks fall By Corinne Gretler, Bloomberg | June 13, 2014 Escalating violence in Iraq and declining U.S. confidence has driven down European stocks. U.S. stocks fall as Congress makes little progress on shutdown By Corinne Gretler, Bloomberg | October 3, 2013 U.S. stocks fell for a second day as investors weighed an increase in jobless claims and lawmakers made little progress on ending the federal shutdown. Eurozone flight to quality? Really! By Corinne Gretler, Bloomberg | February 7, 2014 The Stoxx Europe 600 Index increased 0.7% to 324.99 at 4:30 p.m. in London, taking its advance this week to 0.8%. The equity benchmark rallied 1.5% yesterday as the European Central Bank left interest rates at a record low. Decline in GDP doesn't worry stocks By Corinne Gretler, Bloomberg | May 29, 2014 Gross domestic product fell at a 1 percent annualized rate in the first quarter, a bigger decline than projected.