LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar and euro rose to five-year highs against the yen on Friday, driven by upbeat U.S. data ahead of the Federal Reserve's meeting next week and dwindling excess cash in the euro zone banking system.
WASHINGTON - Enrollment in California's health insurance exchange surged in the first week of December, state insurance officials announced Thursday, as almost 50,000 people signed up for health insurance.
CEO of Hilton Worldwide Christopher Nassetta, center, poses in a Hilton robe after his company's IPO began trading on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013.
Stocks fell on Thursday, marking the third day in a row of declines and putting the big indices on track for their second weekly loss in a row.
Bernard L. Madoff, right, at Federal District Court in Manhattan in 2009. Stephen Chernin/Getty Images Bernard L. Madoff, right, at Federal District Court in Manhattan in 2009.