2 Stories

Dow Crosses 12K on Eurozone Deal

Investors optimistic after Greek debt cut, rescue fund expanded

(Newser) - Will the debt crisis deal reached by European Union leaders help get the world economy back on track? Investors around the globe seem to think so. The Dow jumped 247 points at the open, to 12,116. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq rose 32 and 68 points, respectively, reports... More »

Berlin-Paris Flap Delays Euro Bailout

Agreement impossible until next week, Merkel and Sarkozy say

(Newser) - This weekend's European summit was supposed to produce an agreement that would avert financial doom for the eurozone, but it has failed before it even began. Nicolas Sarkozy and Angela Merkel have issued a joint statement admitting that it will be impossible to reach a deal this weekend and... More »

2 Stories