Asia shares take comfort from US data, yen nurses losses – Reuters

Reuters Asia shares take comfort from US data, yen nurses lossesReutersTOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares took solace from data showing broad U.S. economic strength even as signs of spreading weakness in China and Europe checked risk appetite, while the yen nursed its losses after sliding to multi-year lows against the dollar …and more &raquo

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U.S. Stocks Rise on Signs of Strong Economy – Bloomberg

Wall Street Journal U.S. Stocks Rise on Signs of Strong EconomyBloombergU.S. stocks rose to a record, led by energy and small-cap shares, as data showing improvements in the American economy overshadowed concern over weaker growth overseas. Best Buy (BBY) Co. jumped 7 percent as demand for televisions and tablets …US Stocks Inch Higher to RecordsWall Street [&hellip

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Dow, S&P 500 end at records after US data, Intel outlook – Reuters

Reuters Dow, S&P 500 end at records after US data, Intel outlookReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) – The Dow and S&P 500 finished at record highs on Thursday as data showed further strength in the U.S. economy and Intel gave an upbeat forecast. Tech shares gave the market its biggest lift, along with energy. Boosting all three …and [&hellip

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US Supreme Court allows gay marriage to proceed in South Carolina – Reuters

Reuters US Supreme Court allows gay marriage to proceed in South CarolinaReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday cleared the way for South Carolina to become the 35th U.S. state where gay marriage is legal, denying a request to block same-same weddings from proceeding. The order was another victory …U.S. Supreme Court denies stay [&hellip

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U.S. Stocks Rise on Strong Economy While Copper Retreats – Bloomberg

Bloomberg U.S. Stocks Rise on Strong Economy While Copper RetreatsBloombergPurchases of previously owned U.S. homes unexpectedly climbed in October, while the Philadelphia Fed's manufacturing index surged past estimates and an index of leading economic indicators climbed more than forecast. U.S. inflation was little changed …and more &raquo

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Why Obama can’t wait for Congress to fix the broken US immigration system – Quartz

Yahoo News Why Obama can't wait for Congress to fix the broken US immigration systemQuartzAngela Navarro, an unauthorized immigrant from Honduras to the US, has been in the news for seeking refuge in a Philadelphia church to avoid deportation, which would take her away from her husband and children, all US citizens. She has something [&hellip

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