Stocks hold gains, dollar strengthens after Fed flags taper soon

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – A gauge of global stock markets trimmed gains in choppy trading on Wednesday and the U.S. dollar strengthened after the Federal Reserve cleared the way for the central bank to reduce its monthly bond purchases soon.Slideshow ( 3 images )Asset price moves were volatile following the…

US Fed says may 'soon' be time to remove stimulus

WASHINGTON (AFP) – The Federal Reserve said on Wednesday (Sept 22) that increasing Covid-19 cases have slowed the US economic recovery, but it may nonetheless be ready to “soon” begin to remove stimulus. The economy has healed to the point that the central bank may slow the pace of its…

Prince Harry could be shut out by ruthless royals after release of memoir

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! A royal historian has warned that Prince Harry's upcoming memoir could be a point of no return for relations between the estranged son and the family. Andrew Lownie, an author and publisher specialising in the…