NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices resumed their downward march on Monday, doubling back on the biggest one-day gain in over two years, after Saudi Arabia's powerful oil minister said OPEC would not cut production at any price.
The federal government's monthly deficit expanded to $3.2 billion in October, about $700 million higher than the same month a year ago.
(Adds strategic outlook, financing bank). By Mike Stone. Dec 22 (Reuters) - Carlyle Group LP and Warburg Pincus LLC said they would buy DBRS Ltd, the world's fourth-largest credit rating agency, in partnership with a consortium of Canadian investors ...
Natural gas prices were at their lowest point this year, about $3.16 per million British thermal units, amid forecasts of mild winter across North America.
Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, once described Vladimir Putin as living in a �parallel universe�. Amid the economic crisis that grips his nation, this is how that alternative reality may look through the Russian president's eyes.