Amazon plunge drags down eBay, Etsy and Wayfair

Wayfair IPO on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Lucas Jackson | Reuters E-commerce stocks sank Friday after Amazon, the largest U.S. e-retailer, reported disappointing results and gave … Read More

United States warns China is building more nuclear missile silos

The U.S. military is warning about what analysts have described as a major expansion of China’s nuclear missile silo fields at a time of heightened tension between Beijing and Washington. … Read More

Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte fully restores key United States troop pact

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has restored a crucial pact governing the presence of U.S. troops in the Southeast Asian nation, the two countries’ defence ministers said on Friday, reversing a … Read More

5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday, July 29

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Dow futures rise after Fed keeps rates near zero A trader works … Read More

United States, Russia hold ‘professional’ arms talks despite tensions

Senior diplomats from the United States and Russia held what the State Department described as “substantive and professional” talks on arms control and other strategic issues on Wednesday despite myriad … Read More