... * Markets on track for positive week. * Trading volume likely to be light after holiday. * Biotech stocks rise, but still lower on week.
United Parcel Service, coming off a successful holiday shopping season after suffering from a pileup in 2013, is still hard at work - the carrier now needs to process millions of returns.
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.
Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA and some of its executives were hit with a U.S. class action lawsuit by investors in $98 billion of the company's securities over an alleged kickback and bribery scheme.
Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it drew more than 10 million new members to its Prime shipping and digital content service over the holidays and intends to offer one-hour shipping to more cities in 2015.