LONDON, Sept 4 August was the worst month for British retail sales since the global financial crisis of 2008, according to a survey published on Friday.
SINGAPORE/TOKYO Asian shares were mixed on Friday as caution about a U.S. jobs report jostled with signals from the European Central Bank that it is willing to take further steps to shore up the European economy.
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The part, known as a flaperon, was found on the shore of the French-governed island on July 29 and Malaysian authorities have said paint color and maintenance-record matches proved it came from the missing Boeing 777 aircraft.
A grand jury in Chicago has indicted a British securities trader for manipulating markets and playing a key role in the 2010 'Flash Crash' in US stocks.