Stocks in Australia and Japan eked out small gains at the end of a broadly negative week for Asian stocks, as the dollar edged toward a multiyear high against the yen.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., which began trading shares on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, expects to introduce a new hotel brand in 2014 aimed at affluent, young travelers by emphasizing style and design.
The stock market fell to its lowest level in a month Thursday as investors worried that the end may be nearing for the Federal Reserve's support for the economy.
Negotiations between Boeing and the Machinists union over placing the 777X work in Washington state abruptly collapsed Thursday with the union rejecting what management described as its final offer.
NEW YORK - Former Bernard Madoff finance chief Frank DiPascali Thursday denied he implicated five co-workers in his boss' massive Ponzi scheme in a bid to win a lighter prison sentence.