Ty Wright/Bloomberg. Shoppers at the Easton Towne Center in Columbus, Ohio. Consumer spending in the U.S. rose more than forecast in October, a sign the biggest part of the economy is gaining momentum from a firming employment.
Dec. 6 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Julie Hyman reports on Sears to spin off Lands' End business. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop.
IN BITCOIN, FRAUD IS QUICKER THAN THE LAW | Pump-and-dump schemes are shut down in the financial markets all the time. But such frauds involving digital money like Bitcoin have gone unchecked, Nathaniel Popper reports in DealBook.
Severe pollution choked Shanghai and other cities in China for a second day Friday, disrupting hundreds of flights and forcing schools to close.
Friday 14:30 GMT. Equities and borrowing costs are firmer after data showed robust US jobs growth during November. The US Labor Department said 203,000 additional jobs were created in November, above analysts expectation of 180,000.