WASHINGTON/BEIRUT - The United States and several Gulf Arab allies launched air and missile strikes on Islamic State strongholds in Syria, killing at least 70 militants. Full Article
NEW YORK, Sept 23 - The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in September, matching the previous month's growth rate, which had been the fastest in more than four years, while employment levels among goods producers rose to a two-and-a-half-year high, an industry report showed on Tuesday.
NEW YORK - Mohamed El-Erian expected to go quietly. The one-time heir apparent to Pimco investment chief Bill Gross had no idea leaving the firm would create a fire storm, and he gave no real consideration to staying on and working less. Full Article
The U.S. and Arab allies bomb Syria for the first time, pursuing a campaign against Islamic State militants in the heart of the Middle East. Mana Rabiee reports.