The US stocks closed mixed in light volume in a shortened post-holiday session on Friday, as Wall Street eyed retailers' Black Friday sales results.
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 ...
Emerging-market equities slid after Chinese shares tumbled, while small-cap U.S. stocks gained in a shortened trading session. Oil pared a weekly advance and gold slipped to the lowest since 2010.
Local governments and business advocates are pulling out all the stops to promote Saturday as a special time to shop at small retail stores - giving some fresh hope to the area's small merchants.
... * Saboteurs blew up pylons last weekend. * Act left Crimea without mains electricity. * Ukraine says can fix, but has not done so.