New Year's revelers unfazed by attack worries in most places

Dec 31, 2015

New Year's revelers unfazed by attack worries in most places

In Bangkok, police-flanked partygoers will ring in the new year at the site of a deadly bombing that took place just months ago. In Paris, residents recovering from their city’s own deadly attacks will enjoy scaled-back celebrations. And in Belgium’s capital, authorities anxious after ...

| Dec 29, 2015

Tokyo stocks recoup losses to end higher

Stocks wiped out losses to close higher on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Tuesday, aided by buybacks of undervalued issues. The 225-issue Nikkei average advanced 108.88 points, or 0.58 percent, to finish at 18,982.23. On Monday, the key market gauge rose 104.29 points. The Topix ...