NEW YORK (AP) - Good news was finally good news for the stock market on Friday. Stocks jumped in early trading after the Labor Department said U.S.
Americans boosted their borrowing in October, led by another big increase in auto and student loans and the biggest rise in credit card debt in five months.
PACHUCA, Mexico - Federal police blocked access Friday to a central Mexico hospital where six people were reportedly admitted with a possibly lethal dose of radiation.
A federal judge on Friday rejected a last-ditch bid to halt the merger of AMR Corp. and US Airways Group Inc., saying a group of customers challenging the deal failed to show how they would be harmed by it.
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.