Gasoline rose along with crude as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Syria will be held accountable for using chemical weapons, raising concern that a widespread military conflict will erupt, curbing oil output.
A Bitcoin trade group met yesterday with the U.S. Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network and an array of law-enforcement officials and regulators to discuss oversight of the digital currency.
The title of Dave Sheinin’s new book screams volumes. It’s simply “RG3,” and in those two letters and single digit lies the message that Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is famous enough to be identified by only three strokes on a keyboard (like a few players of that other Washington contact sport, politics).
Facing a sixth fiscal showdown with congressional Republicans, President Barack Obama’s economic and political advisers are divided over how far to push in pursuit of a deal on the budget and the nation’s debt limit, according to two people familiar with the discussions.