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Why HIV+ people should donate their organs

2015-05-18 21:15

Increasing the number of HIV-positive organs available to HIV-positive patients could help reduce wait times for everyone on transplant waiting lists, says a professor.

US midterm polls carry high economic stakes

2014-11-04 09:34

The midterm slugfest for control of the US Senate could have far-reaching effects on the economy, with previous fights having shut down the government.

US stocks finish lower on Russia sanctions

2014-07-30 07:37

US shares have finished lower after the United States and European Union broadened sanctions on Russia, overshadowing US economic data and earnings reports.

JPMorgan Chase shares jump despite lower earnings

2014-07-16 07:33

JPMorgan Chase has bolted higher even as the banking giant reported lower quarterly earnings due to a drop in mortgage banking profits and trading revenues.

US eagle on the wane?

2014-07-10 07:04

The time for American domination may have come and gone, says Leopold Scholtz.

S&P 500 edges to record

2014-06-20 07:32

The S&P 500 has moved up to a new record as investors weighed solid economic data with ongoing violence in Iraq that pushed oil prices to a new nine-month high.

S&P 500 hits new record on Fed decision

2014-06-19 07:41

The S&P 500 has reached a new record after the Federal Reserve kept its policy of ultra-low interest rates and did not accelerate the timeframe for raising them.

US stocks drop as Iraq violence worsens

2014-06-13 07:49

Wall Street stocks have fallen decisively on escalating violence in Iraq that pushed US oil prices to their highest level in nearly nine months.

Dow edges to new record as markets flatline

2014-06-11 07:44

The Dow has moved to a new record as markets essentially moved sideways with low trading volumes.

US stocks rise, small caps score big gains

2014-05-23 07:44

Wall Street stocks have finished higher following mixed US economic data as a closely watched index of small-cap equities outperformed the broader market.


Fastest Viper yet - and check that wing!

2015-05-14 08:26

Prepare your senses for Dodge Viper's beastly ACR (American Club Racer), packing 480kW and a wing that will make a Boeing cringe.

Mystery virus outbreak in the US sends scores to hospital

2014-09-09 08:42

A respiratory virus has stricken more than 1 000 children across 10 states in the US, causing many to wind up in the hospital and prompting concerns of a wider outbreak.

US stocks slide on Malaysian Airlines crash

2014-07-18 07:54

US stocks have sunk, with the S&P 500 posting its biggest one-day percentage drop since April 10 on news that a Malaysian Airlines passenger jet has crashed.

US stocks finish higher on Fed minutes

2014-07-10 07:32

US stocks have finished higher following Alcoa's solid kickoff to earnings season and Federal Reserve minutes signalling low interest rates for a while longer.

JPMorgan CEO to begin cancer treatment

2014-07-02 08:16

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon has been diagnosed with curable throat cancer and says he plans to remain actively involved in the largest US bank's business.

US Federal Reserve keeps faith in recovery

2014-06-19 09:17

The Fed has expressed confidence that the US economic recovery is on track and hinted at slightly more aggressive interest rate increases starting next year.

US stocks finish higher ahead of Fed decision

2014-06-18 07:45

Wall Street stocks rose as investors weighed continued violence in Iraq with mixed economic data and looked ahead to a Federal Reserve policy statement.

Dow's record winning streak ends

2014-06-12 07:52

The Dow has snapped a four-day streak of record highs in a US equity retreat attributed in part to a shock Republican primary election and profit taking.

Dow, S&P 500 score fresh highs

2014-06-10 07:33

US stocks have rallied, with the Dow and the S&P 500 extending record winning streaks amid a fresh burst of merger and acquisition activity on Wall Street.

US stocks finish with sharp gains

2014-05-22 07:44

Wall Street shares ended the day with strong gains following mixed retail sector earnings and Fed policy meeting minutes that confirmed its stated policy course.

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