World Shares Steady After Wall Street Sinks Into Bear Market | Business News

By YURI KAGEYAMA, AP Business Writer TOKYO (AP) — Shares opened mostly higher in Europe early Tuesday and Asian shares recovered from the worst of their losses following Wall Street’s tumble into what’s called a bear market. London and Frankfurt gained on the open but fell back slightly later in the morning. Shanghai advanced while … Read more

MacKenzie Scott Gives $123M to Big Brothers Big Sisters | Business News

By MARIA DI MENTO of The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Chronicle of Philanthropy MacKenzie Scott gave $122.6 million to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, the national youth-mentoring charity announced on Tuesday. The gift is the latest of several the billionaire writer has given to large national nonprofits that carry out their missions through local chapters … Read more

Asian Shares Mixed After Wall St Barely Misses Bear Market | Business News

By ELAINE KURTENBACH, AP Business Writer Shares are mixed in Asia in cautious trading after Wall Street rumbled to the edge of a bear market on Friday. Tokyo and Sydney were higher Monday while Hong Kong and Shanghai declined. Investors were awaiting minutes from the latest policy setting meeting of the Federal Reserve and updates … Read more