NEW YORK�Stocks fell Thursday as investors continued to weigh the prospects of reduced economic support from the Federal Reserve and the appeal of taking money off the table after the market's record-breaking rally.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - More than 107,000 Californians have enrolled for coverage through Nov. 30 under the state's health insurance exchange, according to figures released Wednesday by the federal Health and Human Services Department.
Christopher Nassetta, chief of Hilton, joined traders at the New York Stock Exchange. Brendan McDermid/Reuters Christopher Nassetta, chief of Hilton, joined traders at the New York Stock Exchange.
Asian stocks fell to a three-month low and regional currencies weakened after stronger-than-expected U.S. retail sales spurred speculation the Federal Reserve will reduce stimulus next week.
The 2008 financial crisis scared Main Street investors, mainly because they lost a lot of money when the stock market lost more than half its value.