A defiant Vladimir Putin said Russia should brace itself for two years of recession, as he blamed economic woes on a western plot to defang the Russian bear.
Stocks soared for a second day Thursday and the Dow had its best day in more than three years as good feelings about the Fed's Wednesday announcement that rate hikes aren't on the immediate horizon continued to boost the market.
MetLife has maintained it doesn't pose a risk to the financial system and itholds ample capital under state insurance-department regulation.
PORTLAND, Ore. - Amazon.com launched a service Thursday that promises one-hour delivery of household products to its Prime customers in Manhattan.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is taking a page from predecessor Alan Greenspan's 2004 playbook, a step that appears to validate the expectations of investors who expect interest-rate liftoff in June 2015.