NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose for a fourth straight session on Monday, with both the Dow and S&P 500 ending at records as large-cap technology shares gained and offset continued weakness in energy names.
Sales of previously owned U.S. homes slumped in November from a one-year high, underscoring the uneven nature of the current recovery in residential real estate that's been one of its defining characteristics.
Bank Leumi Le-Israel Ltd. (LUMI) agreed to pay $400 million and admit it helped American clients evade taxes for a decade, in a case showing that U.S.
Procter & Gamble said it would sell soap brands Camay and Zest to Unilever for an undisclosed amount to focus on its faster-growing brands.
WONDERVIEW, Ark. - Across the giant Fayetteville shale gas field here, country roads that were clogged by truck traffic just a few years ago are empty again.