Europe

U.S. Stocks Down On Europe Worries
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks dropped and yields for ultra-safe U.S. government debt fell to their lowest level this year Monday while financial markets around the world waited for Greece to nail down a deal to reduce its crushing debt. Greece and the investors who bought its national bonds were clo…
Markets Remain Cautious As Europe Remains Focus
LONDON (AP) — Stock markets in Europe and the U.S. fell Monday as attention switched back to Europe’s often-stumbling efforts to get a handle on its debt crisis. A warning from Germany’s leader that Greece may not get its next batch of bailout cash reinforced concerns that Europ…
Oil Prices Drop Below $98 Per Barrel
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil dropped below $98 per barrel Monday as investors continued to worry about Europe’s debt problems. Benchmark crude fell $1.45 to $97.54 per barrel in New York, while Brent crude, used to price many international varieties, lost $2.21 at $111.95 per barre…