Just hours after Holden's parent, General Motors, made history by naming Mary Barra as the first woman to ascend to the top job at a global car company, it pulled the plug on manufacturing in Australia.
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.
The dollar edged lower against the yen during Asian trading Wednesday as investors took profits on the greenback's recent gains ahead of next week's Federal Reserve meeting.
WASHINGTON - Government regulators approved a sweeping new set of rules for the nation's biggest banks that ban them from the kind of ultra-high-risk trading that nearly collapsed the world's financial system.
MADRID (AP) - Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, which owns Zara stores, says its profits barely rose in the first nine months of the year despite a solid sales increase and a further expansion worldwide.