NEW YORK (Reuters) - To hear his former aide tell it, even a client's death posed no problem for Bernard Madoff as he perpetrated his massive Ponzi scheme.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. trade outlook is looking better and better, thanks to improving global demand and growing American production of petroleum.
The U.S. economy expanded at a "modest to moderate" pace in recent months, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday in a report that showed mixed economic conditions across the nation just weeks before a key policy decision by the central bank.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Dow and the S&P 500 finished lower for the fourth consecutive session on Wednesday after investors found few reasons to make big moves, with uncertainty remaining over when the Federal Reserve will start to slow its stimulus.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the latest numbers on jobs. And Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, provides analysis of the ADP results and why it is "good news" going into next year.