With the walls closing in on his decades-long Ponzi scheme, Bernie Madoff cried to his top lieutenant, �The whole goddamn thing is a fraud.
Five regulatory agencies signed off on the Volcker rule on Tuesday, bringing their two-year struggle to define the regulations to a close, sort of.
SYDNEY--The Australian dollar was higher late on Wednesday as the U.S. dollar continued to slide in Asia on continued discounting by traders of any near-term risk that the U.S.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks slipped on Tuesday, a day after a record close on the S&P 500, with traders looking ahead to next week's Federal Reserve meeting in the absence of market-moving economic data.
(AP Photo/Michelle L. Johnson). Ari Solomon, spokesman for the animal rights group Mercy For Animals, speaks Tuesday at a news conference in Milwaukee about the results of an undercover investigation at Wiese Brothers Farm in Greenleaf, Wis.