Edition:
United States

Business & Financial News, U.S & International Breaking News

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed building after an earthquake in...

Rescuers search for survivors in Mexico

MEXICO CITY - Desperate rescue workers scrabbled through rubble in a floodlit search for dozens of children feared buried under a Mexico City school, one of hundreds of buildings wrecked by the country's most lethal earthquake in a generation.

THE WIRE

More Top News

Stocks notch up new high but it's all about the Fed

World stocks eked out a record high on Wednesday and the dollar dipped against major rivals with the focus on a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting that may give clues to whether the central bank will raise interest rates for a third time this year.

How $5 billion of debt caught up with Toys 'R' Us

Toys "R" Us Inc has been making $400 million in interest payments on its debt every year, largely due to its $6.6 billion leveraged buyout in 2005. This week, it succumbed to its debt burden, leading to the biggest bankruptcy of a U.S. retailer since that of Kmart in 2004.

Markets

STOCKS BONDS CURRENCIES COMMODITIES

Sponsored Content