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Kevin Plumberg

Kevin Plumberg

    Recession fears slam Asia stocks
    Recession fears slam Asia stocks
    Asian stocks slumped 7% and commodity-related currencies tumbled on Thursday as more evidence that the United States economy is shrinking made...
    World leaders grapple with crisis as recession looms
    World leaders grapple with crisis as recession looms
    Policymakers around the world scrambled for ways to bolster their economies and banks with South Korean and Australian leaders holding emergency...
    Oil races above $135, stocks and bonds shudder
    Oil races above $135, stocks and bonds shudder
    Record high oil prices at $135 a barrel deepened worries about inflation on Thursday and weighed on some Asian stocks although Japanese shares...
    US music festivals cut through online onslaught
    US music festivals cut through online onslaught
    The crowd roared as blue lights flickered, and images of skulls and three-eyed creatures were superimposed behind the Swedish electronica music duo...