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NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market flipped between slight gains and losses on Tuesday, keeping the Standard & Poor's 500 index on course for its third monthly loss this year. Ford Motor sank after cutting its profit forecast, while eBay jumped.
Hong Kong (AFP) - 15:29 GMT - Britain's 'dismay' - British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says he will summon China's ambassador to London over the protests in Hong Kong to express his "dismay and alarm" about the refusal to grant free elections.
By Jorge Otaola BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina deposited a $161 million bond interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday, the Economy Ministry said, defying a U.S. judge who held it in contempt a day earlier for taking illegal steps to meet its debt obligations. The South American country wants to show it can service its debt and that its failure in July to complete a payment to holders of bonds that were restructured after its 2002 default was the result of adverse U.S. judicial rulings. ...