NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged higher on Monday as investors brushed off fears a leftist victory in Greece would bring fresh crisis to the Eurozone and energy stocks advanced.
Sales of Mattel's iconic American doll are in free fall. The company ceded its title as the world's largest toy manufacturer to Lego.
Businesses large and small are feeling the effects of a huge snowstorm sweeping into the Northeast Monday. For some, wintry weather is derailing activity: Airlines canceled thousands of flights.
Solid economic growth over the next few years should help keep the annual federal deficit at a very modest level until 2018. But after that, the deficit will start growing again.
The death toll from General Motor's defective ignition switches crossed the 50 mark in the latest tally Monday on the independent administrators' website with the deadline for filing claims only days away.