A snow shoveler crosses a street during a winter snowstorm in Cambridge, Massachusetts January 24, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Here comes the snow

NEW YORK - From Philadelphia to New York City to Maine, the East Coast braced for up to 3 feet of snow. Some 1,800 flights in the area have already been canceled.  Full Article 

European markets shake off Syriza win in Greece 9:11am EST

LONDON - The euro and European shares and bonds shook off worries on Monday over Greek election winner Syriza's pledge to take on international lenders, a strong sign of confidence in the ECB's new money-printing programme. | Video

Greece rejects austerity

The head of radical leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras speaks to supporters after winning the elections in Athens January 25, 2015. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

ATHENS - Greek leftwing leader Alexis Tsipras will move to build a government that will reverse years of painful austerity following a crushing election victory by his Syriza party.  Full Article 

A car fuel display is seen in Rome January 6, 2015. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Oil prices fall on market relief over Saudi policy

LONDON - Oil prices declined, with U.S. crude falling close to a nearly six-year low, as Saudi Arabia's new King Salman moved to assuage fears of an unstable transition and any policy change in the world's largest oil exporter.  Full Article 

People remove debris near the building damaged by shelling on Saturday in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine, January 25, 2015.REUTERS/Nikolai Ryabchenko

Rebels advance in Ukraine

KIEV/ST PETERSBURG - Russian-backed rebels pushed forward with a new offensive that has brought all-out war back to eastern Ukraine after a five-month ceasefire, bringing U.S. and European threats of tighter Western financial sanctions against Moscow.  Full Article | Video 

U.S. President Barack Obama (C) and first lady Michelle Obama (L) walk with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) as they arrive in pouring rain to attend India's Republic Day parade in New Delhi January 26, 2015.  REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Obama at India parade cements ties

NEW DELHI - President Barack Obama watched a dazzling parade of India's military might and cultural diversity, the second day of a visit trumpeted as a chance to establish a robust strategic partnership between the world's two largest democracies.  Full Article | Video 

Ground staff wave to a Malaysian Airlines aircraft as it leaves Kuala Lumpur International airport in Sepang outside Kuala Lumpur November 17, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

'Cyber Caliphate' hack Malaysia Airlines site

KUALA LUMPUR - A group calling itself "Official Cyber Caliphate" said it hacked the official website of national carrier Malaysia Airlines, but the airline said its data servers remained intact and passenger bookings were not affected.  Video | Full Article 

Beware: The Chinese are spending less.


After years of big spending, the Chinese are thinking twice about opening their wallets, which could send ripples throughout the world economy.  Video 

Monster storm headed to the East Coast

Airlines canceled nearly 1,800 flight as the National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for the northern section of the East Coast from Monday afternoon, putting states from New Jersey to Indiana under winter storm watches.