Stock Futures Tick Lower After S&P 500 Closes At Record High

U.S. stock futures edged lower Friday, putting the S&P 500 on track to end the week with muted gains after notching its ninth record closing … Read more

Iran Has Started Producing Uranium Metal, in Violation of 2015 Accords, IAEA Says

Iran has carried out a major new breach of the 2015 nuclear accords, producing a material than can be used to form the core of … Read more

Russia’s Putin Faces Rising Discontent Amid Alexei Navalny Protests

MOSCOW—The protests that swept Russia this weekend in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny show the challenge President Vladimir Putin faces in managing social … Read more

Stock Futures Slide on Tax Concerns

U.S. stock futures edged lower Friday as some investors grew concerned that President-elect Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief plan could lead to higher taxes. … Read more

Stocks Climb Ahead of Biden’s Stimulus Speech

U.S. stocks climbed Thursday as investors awaited details of the incoming Biden administration’s plans for a fresh coronavirus relief package. The Dow Jones Industrial Average … Read more

Kylie Jenner Cosmetics Deal Has Delivered Promise and Peril for Coty

On the cusp of a deal to acquire one of the hottest new names in makeup, directors of beleaguered beauty giant Coty Inc. had some … Read more

Venezuela Opposition Debilitated as Biden Set to Take Office

When Venezuela’s regime takes over the National Assembly on Tuesday, it will put the U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó in his most precarious position since … Read more