NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Friday, with major indexes hitting records and on track for a second straight weekly advance, though trading was light with many traders still out for the Christmas holiday.
Russia, poised to enter a recession, will burn through its rainy-day funds in three years if the government doesn't change the budget structure, according to Finance Minister Anton Siluanov.
FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2014 file photo, Target shoppers Kelly Foley, left, Debbie Winslow, center, and Ann Rich use a smartphone to look at a competitor's prices while shopping shortly after midnight on Black Friday in South Portland, Maine.
Missouri is the first state in five years to have its statewide gas price average drop below $2 per gallon, according to AAA. The average price in the Show Me State stood on Friday at $1.98 per gallon, $1.02 per gallon less than the statewide average one year ...
McDonald's customers in Japan have something extra to look forward to in the new year: The end of the french fry ration. Starting January 5, all sizes of the crispy side will be back on the menu in Japan.