The market fell the most in over a month as investors assessed weak earnings from several US companies. Health care stocks were hardest hit.
President Barack Obama is near nominating Former Bank of Israel chief Stanley Fischer to become the vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, according to a person familiar with the matter.
The number of new foreclosure filings -- which includes default notices, auctions and bank repossessions -- dropped 15% to a total of 113,454 properties in November, according to RealtyTrac, an online marketer of foreclosed properties.
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., the world's biggest hotel operator, raised $2.35 billion in a record initial public offering for a lodging company.
Outgoing General Motors CEO Dan Akerson explains why Mary Barra is the best choice to take over the reigns at GM. Interviewed Dec. 10, 2013.