French unions hold first national strike since government rammed through pension reform

CNN - 3 hours 11 min ago
France's powerful unions are coming out in force for a nationwide strike Thursday in a rejection of a controversial retirement age reform that the government pushed through parliament last week without a vote.

Swiss central bank says crisis halted as it hikes interest rates

CNN - 3 hours 20 min ago
Switzerland's banking crisis has been halted, the country's central bank said Thursday as it hiked interest rates for the fourth time in a bid to contain inflation.

What to do with your money now that the Fed just raised rates for the ninth time

CNN - 3 hours 47 min ago
After two weeks of banking turmoil, the Federal Reserve on Wednesday continued its bid to beat down inflation by raising its key interest rate again, the ninth such hike over the past year.