Brent Oil Set for Record Run of Quarterly Losses as Demand Lags

Brent Oil Set for Record Run of Quarterly Losses as Demand Lags

Brent oil was on track for its worst run of quarterly losses in data going back more than three decades as persistent concerns over the demand outlook weighed on prices…

BP unit to pay record $40 mln to settle U.S. air pollution civil charges

BP unit to pay record $40 mln to settle U.S. air pollution civil charges

WASHINGTON — A subsidiary of BP plc will pay a record-setting $40 million penalty to settle civil U.S. charges that its Indiana-based oil refinery violated federal laws aimed at curbing emissions of cancer-causing benzene in wastewater and other harmful pollutants, the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday…

Bank deposits edge up after record outflows, Fed data shows

Bank deposits edge up after record outflows, Fed data shows

Bank deposits edge up after record outflows, Fed data shows

Top U.S. port sets import record, eyes China COVID risk

Top U.S. port sets import record, eyes China COVID risk

LOS ANGELES — The busiest U.S. seaport expects its robust flow of imports to continue in the near term, but is closely monitoring COVID-19 shutdowns in major cities in China, its executive director said on Wednesday. “In the weeks ahead, we expect to see an increase in vessels headed our way as retailers to get…

Nasdaq hits record high with Apple, Amazon results on deck

Nasdaq hits record high with Apple, Amazon results on deck

Nasdaq hits record high with Apple, Amazon results on deck

The US has a record number of sexually transmitted diseases and COVID-19 is making things worse, experts say

The US has a record number of sexually transmitted diseases and COVID-19 is making things worse, experts say

People are now less inclined to use condoms, and testing for sexually transmitted diseases isn’t as readily available, one expert told The Guardian…

U.S. Real Yields Fall to Record Low Amid Growth Concerns

U.S. Real Yields Fall to Record Low Amid Growth Concerns

U.S. Real Yields Fall to Record Low Amid Growth Concerns

S&P 500, Dow hit record highs on bank earnings boost

S&P 500, Dow hit record highs on bank earnings boost

The S&P 500 and the Dow hit record highs on Friday after Morgan Stanley wrapped up quarterly earnings reports from the big U.S. banks with a profit surge, while optimism about a solid economic rebound put the main indexes on course for weekly gains. Nine of the 11 S&P indexes were trading higher, with only…