The Russell 2000 (RTY) Index climbed to an all-time high and the Nasdaq Composite Index reached a level unseen since 2000 as an equities rally that started last week continued through one of the slowest trading days of the year.
Santa's sleigh delivered more on-time packages this holiday season, though a few retailers still broke their promise to get shoppers their online orders by Christmas.
In the most recent development pertaining to Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR), Providence - the capital of Rhode Island and one of the oldest cities in the US - has filed a class action lawsuit against the Brazilian state-run company.
There are Christmas gifts. And then there are those that not only overwhelm but are life-changing as one family found out on Thursday morning when their grateful son stepped up with a staggering surprise.
JOHN DAY, Ore. (AP) - Twenty years after the northern spotted owl and salmon practically shut down logging on Northwest national forests, some environmentalists and loggers have become friends by focusing on a shared goal - thinning overgrown ...