Curator Lee Glazer, of the Freer Gallery of Art in Washington, is photographed Nov. 21, 2013, in the Peacock Room where two rare Bibles are on display through February 20, 2014.
Fast-food workers demonstrate for higher wages: Chanting �We can't survive on $7.25� and �15 and union,� about 30 bundled-up fast food workers picketed in cold and windy conditions outside the Forest Street McDonald's restaurant Thursday to protest low ...
BANGKOK - World stock markets advanced Friday but gains were held in check as investors awaited a U.S. jobs report that could solidify expectations about when the Federal Reserve will start reducing its expansive stimulus.
The U.S. economy expanded in the third quarter at a faster pace than initially reported, led by the biggest increase in inventories since early 1998.
The S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average both closed last week just below fresh highs hit on Thursday, and the Nasdaq finished out the week at a 13-year high, trading above 4,000 for the first time since September 2000.