U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open on Friday following Thursday's rally, which saw the Dow industrial average climb more than 400 points for the first time in three years, fueled by comments from the Federal Reserve.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is due to issue long-anticipated regulations on Friday for the disposal of coal ash, a byproduct of coal-based power production that contains toxic materials such as arsenic and lead.
Fallout from the Russian crisis continues to spread with the cancellation of a big gas deal with Germany. BASF (BASFY) said it had dropped plans to hand full control of its gas storage and trading business to Russia's Gazprom (GZPFY) in exchange for stakes ...
WASHINGTON - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week as the economy's continued improvement tempered dismissals.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has responded to an investigative report that revealed labor abuses at one of the company's Chinese suppliers, saying he's "deeply offended" by the allegations.