By NICOLE WINFIELDAssociated Press
VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican got a report card Wednesday on its efforts to be more financially transparent - but it's a secret for now.
A Council of Europe committee in Strasbourg adopted a report by independent
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - A grounded Nigerian airline says it has started compensating families of those who died when one of its planes crashed a month ago, with each family expected to get $100,000.
The Dana Air plane crashed June 3 in Lagos, Nigeria's
VIENNA (AP) - Austria's parliament has approved the eurozone's permanent rescue fund, clearing the way for the country's broader participation in the 17-nation zone's financial crisis management.
The governing left-center coalition was supported
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Progress Energy chief executive whose sudden departure was announced hours after the merger creating America's largest electric utility is getting a big payout.
Duke Energy reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission that it
NEW YORK (AP) - Dialysis service provider DaVita Inc. will pay $55 million to settle a lawsuit related to overuse of an anemia medication.
The lawsuit was filed in 2002 and is based on a whistleblower's claim that DaVita overused Epogen, an anemia drug made
By ADAM SCHRECKAssociated Press
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Etihad Airways, the fast expanding Abu Dhabi carrier, said Wednesday its strategy of partnering with overseas airlines helped drive a sharp quarterly rise in passenger numbers and sales.
PARIS (AP) - France's Socialist government wants to raise €7.2 billion ($9 billion) in new revenue from higher taxes on estates, banks and oil companies to try to reduce the deficit.
The measures are among those in a revised 2012 budget draft presented at a
By JASON STRAZIUSO and TOM ODULAAssociated Press
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya on Wednesday cancelled a deal to import Iranian oil hours after the U.S. warned the country that it risked being penalized if it sees through the deal which would breach U.S. and European union
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The Qatari owners of Harrods department store are planning to launch a line of hotels branded with the name of the London landmark.
Qatar Holding said in a statement sent Wednesday it is aiming to open Harrods hotels in several
By SHAWN POGATCHNIKAssociated Press
DUBLIN (AP) - Ireland's unemployment rate rose to an 18-year high of 14.9 percent in June, underscoring the country's struggle to stimulate economic growth in the face of austerity measures, government statisticians reported Wednesday