1 of 2. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York November 18, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson.
A row of oil pumps work in the desert oil fields of Sakhir, Bahrain. OPEC nations have agreed to keep supply steady, putting new pressure on US producers.
It's becoming a tradition for Black Friday shoppers to find not just deals, but protests at some Walmart stores. This year, some of the biggest demonstrations took place outside Walmarts in Chicago and Washington D.C.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) - Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren visits the Black Friday opening of his flagship store on New York's 34th Street every year.
Few have invested more in rise of shale oil and gas drilling in North America than billionaire Richard Kinder of pipeline giant Kinder Morgan KMI -2.29%.