KIRKCALDY, Scotland (AP) — Dour. Grim. Downright uninspiring. When Gordon Brown ended a disappointing three years as British prime minister in 2010, few would have credited him as the man most likely to swing a popular vote ever again.
New York (AFP) - The Dow Friday notched its third straight record close in mixed Wall Street trade as shares of Chinese Internet company Alibaba soared following a record initial public offering.