While the Chinese government doesn't officially recognize bitcoin, buyers there are nonetheless helping to fuel a boom in the four-year-old virtual currency.
California's health exchange is struggling to keep pace with a surge of applicants who are encountering long waits and website problems as they try to meet a Dec. 23 deadline.
EQUITIES NEW YORK - U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, with the Dow and S&P 500 dropping for a fifth straight session after a round of mixed economic data left traders guessing as to when the Federal Reserve would begin to slow its stimulus program.
Logo of the United States Bureau of Economic Analysis, a part of the Department of Commerce. (Photo credit: Wikipedia). Economic growth is up while jobless claims are down, according to new economic data released Thursday morning.
New York. Fast-food workers and labor organizers are set to turn out in support of higher wages in cities across the country Thursday.