Market players are reluctant to pay high borrowing costs following Russia's recent rate hike. European Pressphoto Agency. By. Andrey Ostroukh.
NEW YORK (AP) - This year showed how sheltered the U.S. economy is from geopolitical and health crises around the world. The global economy sputtered, but the U.S.
Gas prices have fallen below $2 in some spots in South Carolina, and AAA Carolinas expects prices to continue dropping in a treat for holiday travelers.
FILE - This Oct. 2, 2014 file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, in relatively quiet trading the day after Christmas.
The robots at Amazon.com have apparently been quite busy this week. Amazon says more than 10 million new members worldwide tried its Prime subscription service for the first time during the current holiday season.