TOKYO Asian shares held firm and U.S. stock futures edged higher in early trade on Friday as expectations of additional stimulus from the European Central Bank underpinned appetite for riskier assets, while the euro hovered near seven-month lows.
NEW YORK - If the beginning of the holiday season is any indication, it could be a merry mobile Christmas for shoppers. For the first time, there's expected to be more people visiting retailers' web sites through their smartphones than on desktop ...
SEOUL Brent crude futures inched up in early Asian trade on Friday, with prices rising around 2 percent so far this week on geopolitical risks in the Middle East.
Barclays Plc bankers who manage money for the ultra-rich were supposed to have been even more vigilant than usual as they considered a multi-billion-dollar deal for people with high-profile political ties in 2011.
Some shoppers skipped dinner altogether, others had turkey and stuffing delivered to them in line outside Nashville big-box stores on Thanksgiving Day.