WASHINGTON Senate Democrats temporarily stalled progress Monday on a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline, the top priority of the Republican-controlled Congress.
Airlines cancelled 2,194 flights Monday. JetBlue, whose flights are largely in the Northeast, has already cancelled about a third of its entire schedule.
Russia's foreign-currency credit rating was cut to junk by Standard & Poor's, putting it below investment grade for the first time in a decade, as policy makers struggle to boost growth amid international sanctions and a drop in oil prices.
Barbie and other traditional toys are having a much tougher time supporting their elderly parent Mattel, a toymaker significantly weakened by stiff competition from small upstarts and by digital distractions aimed at children.
Fed governor Jerome Powell said an efficient payments system aids economic growth. Photo: Bloomberg News. By. Ryan Tracy. Ryan Tracy.