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Ahead Of The Bell: US Existing-home Sales

Ahead Of The Bell: US Existing-home Sales

US home sales expected to dip 1.3 percent in July after hitting nine-year high in June

At least 38 dead as strong earth quake rocks central Italy

At least 38 dead as strong earth quake rocks central Italy

At least 38 people have died as a devastating earthquake rocked central Italy, collapsing homes on top of residents as they slept

Stocks lackluster, oil drops ahead of Fed chair's speech

Stocks lackluster, oil drops ahead of Fed chair's speech

Global stock markets were subdued and the price of oil fell Wednesday as investors awaited fresh cues from the U.S. Federal Reserve on the outlook for interest rates in the world's largest economy

Commodities giant Glencore trims loss after asset sales

Commodities giant Glencore trims loss after asset sales

Swiss commodities producer Glencore says it narrowed its net loss in the first half of 2016, after paring down billions of dollars' worth of assets to slash debt amid a difficult market for commodities prices

Asian stocks meander, dollar up on North Korea's missile

Asian stocks meander, dollar up on North Korea's missile

Asian stocks meandered Wednesday as investors awaited fresh cues from Federal Reserve on the outlook for interest rates