Migrants protest as Hungary shuts Budapest train station

BUDAPEST - Hundreds of angry migrants demonstrate outside Budapest's shuttered Eastern Railway Terminus, demanding that they be allowed to travel on to Germany, as a migration crisis puts the European Union's rules under unprecedented strain.


UK factory growth slips, hiring deteriorates in August - PMI 9:34am BST

LONDON, Sept 1 - A two-year spell of jobs growth across British factories came to an end last month as manufacturing activity expanded at a slower pace, a survey showed, suggesting the sector is unlikely to boost economic growth much this quarter.

Democratic Unionist Party leader Peter Robinson speaks at the party's policy conference in the village of Templepatrick twenty miles north of Belfast, March 28, 2015.  REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

DUP to ask Cameron to call "intensive talks"

DUBLIN - Northern Ireland's first minister will ask David Cameron to call intensive talks to save Belfast's power-sharing government that is threatened by a crisis over an IRA-linked murder.  Full Article 

A street sign is seen near the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt, Germany, July 15, 2015. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Low inflation in Europe puts spotlight on ECB

BRUSSELS/ FRANKFURT - With low price inflation serving as a reminder of the euro zone's delicate health, the European Central Bank is having to reassure market investors that it can do yet more to help the economy.  Full Article 

An investor looks at electronic boards showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China, September 1, 2015.  REUTERS/Aly Song

Chinese probes scare investment community

SHANGHAI - Investigations by Chinese authorities into wild stock market swings are spreading fear among China-based investors, with some unsure if they are simply helping with inquiries or actually under suspicion, executives in the financial community say.  Full Article 

A photo illustration shows the Ashley Madison website displayed on a smartphone in Toronto, August 20, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

Ashley Madison website still adding users

TORONTO - Hundreds of thousands of people signed up for infidelity website Ashley Madison in the last week, its parent company says, even after hackers leaked data about millions of clients.  Full Article 

Monaco's Anthony Martial (R) challenges Paris St Germain's David Luiz during their Ligue 1 soccer match at Louis II stadium in Monaco August 30, 2015.  REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

United hit the panic button with Martial signing

Manchester Utd manager Louis van Gaal promised no panic signings before the transfer deadline but the recruitment of French forward Anthony Martial appears to be exactly that.  Full Article | Related Story 

Rough Cut
Wall Street open lower on weak China factory data

Wall Street opens lower after China's weak factory data heightened fears of a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Latest Headlines