Global stocks gain on fiscal hope; yen down for third day
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, November 15, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
A visitor looks at market indices displayed at the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo September 26, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao
A Tokyo Stock Exchange employee looks up at a monitor displaying market indices at the bourse in Tokyo November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A visitor walks near the logo of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Issei Kato
A trader checks screen data at the IG Index trading floor in London, December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly
A share trader sits next to a TV showing news on U.S. Republican presidental candidate Mitt Romney, in front of the German share price index DAX board at the German stock exchange in Frankfurt November 7, 2012. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
A city trader monitors stock prices in London.
Protests mount over Irish abortion laws which resulted in the death of an Indian woman after she was refused a termination.
Highlights from the Latin Grammy Awards.
The sun sets on the wildly popular vampire film franchise.
Temporary walls built during "The Troubles" in Northern Ireland continue to stand to this day, dividing Catholic and Protestant communities.