The energy sector gives, and the energy sector takes. The stunning drop in oil prices looks like bad news for the �Texas Miracle.
Switzerland's franc weakened the most in 18 months versus the euro after the nation's central bank introduced negative interest rates to defend the currency's cap.
Signs protesting hydraulic fracturing�a process also known as fracking�are seen near the town of Calicoon Center, New York. Photograph by Les Stone, Reuters.
U.S. stocks rose, sending the Standard & Poor's 500 Index toward its biggest advance in almost two years, as global equities rallied on the Federal Reserve's pledge to be patient on boosting rates.
Atlantic City was scheduled to shutter the doors of a fifth casino - the Trump Taj Mahal - early Saturday morning. But that fate appears to have been averted, at least for the time being.