Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton announced that she opposed the construction of the XL Keystone Pipeline, which would carry more than 800,000 barrels of crude oil a day from Canada to the U.S. refinery network in the Gulf Coast.
Pope Francis and President Barack Obama are set to hold private talks at the White House on Wednesday before the pontiff parades through streets of Washington on the first full day of his first visit to the United States.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet U.S. tech titans and tour Boeing Co's biggest factory and Microsoft Corp's sprawling campus near Seattle this week as he kicks off a U.S. visit that also includes a black-tie state dinner at the White House hosted by President Barack Obama.
Estimize, the crowdsourced financial estimates platform, announced the launch its newest product, the Estimize Stock Screener, which offers users a real-time, comprehensive view of the market sentiment for more than 1,500 stocks, as well as the ability to filter for specific attributes.
The rise of cyber crime threatens the links between traders and markets, and will only accelerate as investors boost their reliance on technology. What follows is a conversation about the markets, cyber security and the coming challenges that investors and traders face in the 21st century economy.
Crude oil prices are still rising despite the fact that that Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart told the Wall Street Journal that the economy is ready for its first rate hike in September. Those comments drove the dollar index to its highest level since April putting downward pressure on most commodities, but not oil-- at least not yet.
Russian government-backed hackers who penetrated high-profile U.S. government and defense industry computers this year used a method combining Twitter with data hidden in seemingly benign photographs, according to experts studying the campaign.