The stock market fell on Thursday to its lowest level in a month as investors worried that the end may be near for the Federal Reserve's support for the economy.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian markets are likely to stay under pressure on Friday as investors fret over the outlook for U.S. policy stimulus, though Japanese stocks could draw comfort from a reversal in the yen against the dollar.
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.
SHANGHAI - Last September, a young Chinese laborer named Shi Zhaokun began working long hours at a huge manufacturing plant here that produces Apple's new iPhone 5C.
NEW YORK - Many Americans appear to be watching the annual holiday spending ritual from the sidelines this year. Money is still tight for some.