Stocks soared a day after the Federal Reserve's holiday gift to investors. The Dow Jones industrial average soared 421 points on Thursday, or 2.4 percent, to close at 17,778, its biggest one-day gain since December 2011.
Initial jobless claims fell more than expected last week, underscoring an improved labor market. lRelated U.S. economy adds a robust 321,000 jobs in November · Business · U.S.
MOSCOW. A fact-checking look at some of Russian President Vladimir Putin's statements on the ruble collapse and the Ukrainian crisis from his annual news conference Thursday: ---.
Dec. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Peter Cook reports on Fed policy and Fed Chair Janet Yellen's press conference. Cook speaks on �In The Loop.
Photo. The MetLife building in New York. Credit Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times. MetLife, the nation's largest life insurer, said on Thursday that a federal panel had decided that it qualified for the special oversight reserved for financial institutions deemed ...