HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump will face off for the first time in a presidential debate that could rank as one of the most watched and highly anticipated political showdowns in U.S. history.
Wall Street was lower late Monday morning, dragged down by Pfizer and as investors anxiously await the first U.S. presidential debate to gauge how the candidates plan to shape the economy and policy.
WASHINGTON New U.S. single-family home sales posted their biggest decline in nearly a year in August after soaring to nine-year highs the month before, with analysts saying the trend in sales remains positive.
U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc , which has been considering a split into two companies for more than two years, said on Monday it will not do so because the move would not create any shareholder value.
PARIS Inside the election war rooms of Paris, French politicians on both left and right are waking up to the threat Emmanuel Macron poses ahead of next year's presidential election and stepping up attacks on the fresh-faced former economy minister.
FRANKFURT/BERLIN Deutsche Bank said on Monday it had no need for German government help with a $14 billion U.S. demand to settle claims it missold mortgage-backed securities, as its shares hit a record low.
JERUSALEM A human rights group urged soccer's governing body, FIFA, on Monday to move matches being played by Israeli teams in the occupied West Bank to Israel, saying that playing in Jewish settlements meant they were playing on stolen land.