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.
Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, the state's Affordable Care Act agency, announces the start of the "Tell A Friend - Get Covered" campaign in Los Angeles Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013.
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.
JPMorgan Chase is close to an agreement to pay federal authorities about $2 billion to resolve investigations into whether the bank failed to alert the government to Bernard L. Madoff's Ponzi scheme, a person familiar with the talks said Thursday.
LOS ANGELES - The parent company of the Orange County Register is looking to further expand its regional reach by launching a new daily newspaper in Los Angeles.