SYDNEY/TOKYO The yen touched a fresh 18-month high against the greenback early on Monday after its biggest weekly gain in over seven years as traders bet that Tokyo policymakers have limited capacity to stem the yen's gains.
Puerto Rico's Government Development Bank doesn't plan to make most of a $422 million debt payment due Monday, a step that could move the island's financial crisis to a new level.
Retirees often struggle with the complexity of deciding if it is worth delaying social security payments to receive a larger benefit.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina is one of a dozen states beginning to investigate whether a toxic firefighting foam that could be linked to groundwater contamination was ever used in the state.
WASHINGTON -- American consumers were a bit more downbeat in April. The University of Michigan said Friday that its index of consumer sentiment slid to 89 in April from 91 in March.