Hoisting themselves from a tunnel
underneath the Gaza border, the Hamas gunmen sprinted through
desert brush to attack an Israeli military post and kill five
soldiers, retreating with a bounty of captured machine-guns.
Apple Inc.’s stock crossed an all-
time high, surpassing a 2012 record as investors look ahead to
new products such as bigger-screen iPhones and a wristwatch-like
device that may jump-start revenue growth.
Argentina’s bonds sank the most in
two weeks after the government said it plans to pay foreign-
currency notes locally to sidestep a U.S. court ruling that
blocked payments and caused its second default in 13 years.
Countrywide Financial Corp. co-
founder Angelo Mozilo hasn’t entirely escaped prosecutors’ wrath
for his company’s risky lending. A U.S. government task force
wielding an innovative legal strategy plans ...
Monaco, the tax haven on the French
Riviera, is experiencing a luxury-housing boom that includes the
world’s most expensive penthouse as developers prepare for an
influx of millionaires and billionaires escaping higher ...