(No changes to text). * Brokerages agree to make massive stock purchases. * Officials freeze new share sales. * Investors see short-term bounce, but sustainability in doubt.
ATHENS Greece's central bank will file a request on Sunday that the European Central Bank raise the amount of emergency funding (ELA) for Greek banks, the country's government spokesman said on Sunday.
An improving job market is giving Americans the wherewithal to keep buying more. But things aren't so good that spending is about to really rip.
After weeks of maneuvering, consolidation among major health insurers began Friday, with Aetna Inc. announcing that it will buy rival Humana Inc. for $37 billion.
The casino gambling industry is off and running with the recent opening of the Plainridge Park Casino in southeastern Massachusetts.