NEW YORK—Sports fans typically feast on the long Thanksgiving weekend but the news has been anything but yummy for Walt Disney shareholders.
U.S. stocks slipped Friday as energy and consumer-focused company shares weighed on major indexes, following a selloff in Asian markets earlier in the day.
The Saturday following Thanksgiving plays hide and seek between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but easily stands on it's own as one of the most important shopping days of the year.
The day before Thanksgiving is the busiest day of the year for the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Midtown, Manhattan. The area around the Port Authority Bus Terminal was briefly evacuated Wednesday evening after a suspicious package was found.
ZURICH— Herv� Falciani, a former employee at the Swiss branch of HSBC Holdings HSBC 0.02 % PLC who widely dispersed once-secret data about the bank's clients, was handed a five-year prison sentence in a federal criminal court in Switzerland Friday.