Workers at a major dairy farm in Wisconsin were being accused of abusing animals after being caught by surveillance cameras. The nonprofit group Mercy for Animals claimed it recorded workers at the Wiese Brothers Farm beating, stabbing and dragging ...
Paul Volcker said he wasn't involved with writing the final version of the rule that bears his name, staying abreast of developments from a distance as regulators crafted details of his curbs on trading by banks.
Reporters surrounded Bernard L. Madoff after he is placed under house arrest in December 2008, just days after thousands of victims saw billions disappear in what would become the largest financial fraud in history.
Asian markets were lower on Wednesday, in cautious trading ahead of next week's Federal Reserve meeting, while Japan was weighed by a stronger yen.
NEW YORK�U.S. stocks declined as investors looked to cash in on some of the year's strong gains and weighed the potential impact of reduced Federal Reserve stimulus.