NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets surged more than 1 percent and the yen fell to a nearly seven-year low against the dollar on Friday after the Bank of Japan surprised financial markets by ramping up its massive economic stimulus program.
The world's largest coffee chain Starbucks announced that the company will offer delivery of its products at select locations starting second half of next year.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Dow and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Friday and other indexes posted strong gains for a second week after the Bank of Japan's surprise move to ramp up its stimulus program.
ALBANY, N.Y. - American International Group Inc. has agreed to pay New York state $35 million to settle claims that two former subsidiaries of the insurance giant solicited business without a license and misled regulators about their operations in the state.
Consumer spending faltered in September, declining for the first time since January. Here, Cynthia Dodd-Simonson shops at a Family Dollar store in Wilmington, N.C.