Investing.com -- Crude oil prices tumbled again on Monday amid ongoing fears of looming oversupply in a world economy that is slowing sharply. By 10:12 AM ET (1412 GMT), U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures were quoted down 84 cents, or 1.6%, at $53.03 a barrel, while the international benchmark Brent was down 1.8% at $58.33 a barrel. Prices have
(Reuters) - Republican Senator Mitt Romney has admitted to using a secret Twitter account under the pseudonym "Pierre Delecto" to follow politicians, journalists and fan accounts for himself, Slate Magazine reported. Romney mentioned his use of the secret account in a profile published in the Atlantic on Sunday, referring to himself as a "lurker"
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech-based Avast and Czech counterintelligence service BIS said on Monday they had detected a network attack on the cyber-security company which the BIS suspected of originating in China. Avast said in a blog post that it found suspicious behavior on its network on Sept. 23 and opened an investigation involving the BIS and
By Andrew Chung WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a challenge to Republican-drawn electoral districts in Michigan that Democrats said were illegally configured to dilute their voting power, an action taken in the aftermath of major rulings by the justices in June prohibiting federal courts from hearing such claims.
By Andrew MacAskill LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared confused at a London court hearing on Monday, struggling to recall his name and age in his first public appearance in months as he sought to fight his extradition to the United States. Assange, 48, who spent seven years holed up in Ecuador's embassy before he was