Stocks surged after a better-than-expected report on the U.S. jobs market left investors feeling better about the economy and more comfortable with a potential pullback in the Federal Reserve's easing efforts in coming months.
Five days after a fatal Metro-North Railroad derailment in the Bronx, the Federal Railroad Administration issued an emergency order on Friday requiring the agency to have two people in place to operate trains where major speed limits exist.
The strong jobs report was seen as good news by investors. For the Federal Reserve, that is good news in itself. The economy added 203,000 jobs in November, the Labor Department said Friday, about matching the previous month's gain of 200,000 jobs, ...
Bitcoin, the virtual money former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan has called �a bubble,� was accepted as payment in the recent purchase of a Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) Model S electric car at a California dealership.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating Barnes & Noble Inc.'s accounting, including its recent decision to restate earnings for fiscal 2011 and fiscal 2012, the book chain said in an SEC filing.