Traffic in the Houston Ship Channel, which leads to the largest petroleum port in the U.S., was stalled because of high seas.
Sixty-four ships were idled at the Houston Ship Channel, which serves the largest U.S. petroleum port, as fog limited visibility for a third day, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
The world is awash in meaningless statistics. As a personal-finance reporter, I sometimes worry I'll be among the first to drown in them.
Familiar trumped exotic at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York, as a German Shepherd, Dalmatian and Wirehaired Dachshund won their group competitions and spots to compete in the finals tonight.
AU Optronics Corp., Taiwan’s second-largest maker of display panels for computers and televisions, its vice chairman and a senior vice president were convicted of colluding with rivals to fix prices.
Charter Hall Office, which yesterday accepted a sweetened A$1.2 billion ($1.3 billion) bid from two overseas funds, made the most logical decision possible, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. said.
Dow Chemical Co., the largest U.S. chemical maker by sales, is considering the creation of a tax- advantaged partnership for two plants it’s building in Texas to boost returns for investors.
The Houston Pilots Association has started moving vessels through the Houston Ship Channel, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
The following companies may have unusual price changes today in Asian trading , excluding Japan. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are from the previous close, unless noted otherwise.
"European credit assets remain buttressed by low default rates, low growth and very low inflation, which is supporting demand for bonds."
- Michael Scott on Aug 27, 2014