The Dow Jones industrial average fell 14.9 points, or 0.08 percent, to 17,798.49, the S&P 500 gained 1.24 points, or 0.06 percent, to 2,090.11 and the Nasdaq Composite added 11.38 points, or 0.22 percent, to 5,127.53.
LOS ANGELES -- Rupert Murdoch, not often an outsider when it comes to knowledge of media deals, told the world Friday that he has "strong word" that Tribune Publishing's newspaper group is going to be acquired and that it will split off the Los Angeles ...
The US dollar is firm against the major currencies and nearly all the emerging market currencies as well to close out the week (and month).
Small Business Saturday is celebrating its sixth year nationwide, with record numbers expected to head out and support their favorite locally owned retailers during the first major weekend of the holiday shopping season.
More than 30 years ago, when we were first married, my wife and I spent the holidays with my parents, who had moved to Florida. A couple of days before Christmas, my mother announced that there would be no tree that year.