Trump impeached in historic House vote


MarketWatch photo illustration/Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said President Donald Trump gave Democrats ‘no choice’ but to impeach him, as he called their effort an ‘assault’ on the country. President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the third U.S. president in history to be impeached, as the Democratic-led House ofRead More →

Gold scores a pop from historic oil outage


Gold futures headed solidly higher on Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil production sent oil prices skyrocketing and investors turning to haven assets, including bonds and precious metals. December gold GCZ19, +0.66%  on Comex gained $9.70, or 0.7%, to $1,509.20 an ounce, after registering on Friday a weeklyRead More →

After historic Brexit defeat — what’s next?


U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal was soundly rejected in Parliament on Tuesday, leaving the country in a state of uncertainty about not only the future of its planned exit from the European Union, but possibly also about who will lead the British government. Here’s what could happen followingRead More →