By SLOBODAN LEKIC and SUZAN FRASER
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey warned Tuesday that any Syrian military unit approaching its border will be treated as a direct threat, a serious escalation in tensions days after Syria shot a Turkish military plane out of the sky.
Turkey's NATO allies expressed
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden unleashed a back-to-back assault Tuesday on Republican challenger Mitt Romney, re-emphasizing Democratic assertions that Romney as a venture capitalist sent U.S. jobs
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) - Nissan Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn said Tuesday the automaker needs to conserve cash despite its quick recovery from a year of disasters as the global economic outlook is highly uncertain.
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - World stock markets traded sluggishly Tuesday as more bad news about Spain's banks rattled investors ahead of a European summit on the region's debt crisis and economic malaise.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea said it will halt oil imports from Iran starting next month due to European Union sanctions that prohibit insurance of shipments of Iranian crude.
South Korea's government said Tuesday that talks with the EU to extend
By MARCY GORDONAP Business Writer
Moody's Investors Service on Monday cut its credit ratings on 28 Spanish banks, saying the weakening financial condition of Spain's government is making it more difficult for that country to support its lenders.
By BERNARD CONDONAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - You can leap off a mountainside in extreme skiing, kick and claw to near death in extreme fighting and twist yourself into a pretzel in extreme yoga. Why not turn investing into an adventure sport?
By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISAssociated Press
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus on Monday became the fifth eurozone country to request financial aid from its partners in the troubled European currency union as it struggles to shore up banks that took heavy losses on Greek debt
By SLOBODAN LEKIC and SUZAN FRASERAssociated Press
BRUSSELS (AP) - Syria's downing of a Turkish military jet has the feel of a turning point that could drag Western powers into a conflict that is spiraling out of control.
Turkey said Monday it would push
By CHRIS KAHNAP Energy Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The price of oil declined Monday as Spain's banking crisis added to concerns about the troubled European economy.
A tropical storm also moved away from the heart of America's oil production in the Gulf of