Global stock markets gain on China trade data; sterling up
Pedestrians walk past an electronic board showing various stock prices, which are reflected in a polished stone surface, outside a brokerage in Tokyo January 24, 2014. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
People walk past an electronic information board at the London Stock Exchange in the City of London October 11, 2013. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
An office worker walks past the board of the Australian Securities Exchange building displaying its logo in central Sydney April 5, 2013. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) February 10, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Remote/Stringer
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange February 3, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Many areas of the Somerset Levels have been underwater for over a month in the wettest January in Britain on record.
The highly social bird in unusual flock formations.
Fisherman Jose Salvador Alvarenga arrives home in El Salvador after he says he spent a year adrift in the Pacific Ocean.
A vending machine that dispenses clean crack pipes opens in Vancouver.