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(Reuters) - Technology stocks led the S&P 500 and Nasdaq to record closing highs on Friday, with the S&P ending above 2,600 points for the first time,..
Exhibition, a sector under heavy pressure on Wall Street in recent months, saw stocks rise across the board during today’s abbreviated trading session..
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission building, in Washington. SEC penalties fell 15.5 percent to $3.5 billion this fiscal year compared to 2016..
Pokémon Go creator Niantic has raised a new $200 million in funding, reports The Wall Street Journal. The Series B raise was led by Spark Capital, and..
It’s one of the biggest shopping days of the year, but retail giant Macy’s can’t get its credit card processors to work. Customers have been waiting i..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major global and U.S. stock indices set fresh all-time highs on Friday, buoyed by a bright business outlook and strong corporate ..
NEW YORK, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Wall Street closed higher in a half-day session on Friday, led by technology stocks, with Amazon and retail shares gettin..
(Reuters) - Technology stocks led the S&P 500 and Nasdaq to record high closes on Black Friday, while Amazon and retail stocks got a boost from signs ..
LONDON, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stori..
(Newser) – Last year, Mitsubishi confessed it had fudged fuel tests for the past 25 years. Now a new admission adds to Japan's list of corporate contr..
Before Disney’s animated blockbuster “Aladdin” had its premiere in Japan, directors Ron Clements and John Musker were told not to worry if the audienc..
If you’ve seen media coverage of Bitcoin and the rise of cryptocurrencies, you’re probably thinking of getting into the action, if you haven’t already..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - With the U.S. stock market at a record high and daily stock gyrations near multi-decade lows, some investors have raised concerns..
(Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open higher on Friday, a day after the Thanksgiving holiday, climbing with oil prices and with retail stocks in foc..
It’s taken decades but finally, Japan’s doors are swinging open for private equity. The country’s corporate giants have long been a coveted target for..
Fast Retailing Co. should consider applying the brakes. The owner of the Japanese chain Uniqlo is planning to open stores in India as part of a greate..
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks hovered below record highs on Friday, set to reverse two straight weeks of losses while the euro hit its highest level..
(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday, a day after the Thanksgiving holiday, with retail stocks likely to be in focus as Black Fr..
Weeks after allegations of-----harassment and assault rocked the entertainment industry, the issue is now being confronted in the political arena. Dig..
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open Friday, as investors gear up for more data during a shortened trading day. Dow Jones industrial aver..
U.S. government debt prices fell on Friday, as investors turned their attention to a new batch of economic data. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Tr..
Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday that it discussed a massive data breach with potential investor SoftBank Group Corp ahead of going public with ..
WASHINGTON -- "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested gov..
WASHINGTON -- "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested gov..
Asian stock markets were mixed Friday with investors finding little guidance after Wall Street closed for the Thanksgiving holiday and Chinese markets..
WASHINGTON — "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested gove..
As retailers across the country slash prices in their stores today for Black Friday, a cooling luxury property market in the U.S. has meant that many ..
Nov 24 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their a..
AP file photo Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., takes the stage at the Democratic National Convention on July 25, 2016, in Philadelphia. Franken has spent muc..
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares hovered below their 10-year peak on Friday while mainland Chinese shares dropped to three-month lows after big falls th..
The 50-year-old rocker hit it off with the 'Dallas Buyers Club' star when they both attended a wedding in the US recently, and the pair, along with No..
LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar was on the defensive Thursday, a day after its worst drubbing in five months, as the biggest slump in Chinese stocks in ..
(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday that it discussed a massive data breach with potential investor SoftBank Group Corp ahead of going ..
Nov 23 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday that it discussed a massive data breach with potential investor SoftBank Group Corp ahead of..
The future of AT&T could be shaped by two big decisions in Washington this week, with the Justice Department suing the telecom giant on Monday to bloc..
Among liberals, income inequality has become “the defining issue of our time,” as President Barack Obama once put it. The fact that the top 1 percent ..
Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton has said he would prefer to avoid penalizing corporations over wrongdoing due to a single indi..
For years in the 1970s, people would show up at all hours of the day and night at a low, stone building in the unit block of O Street NW hoping to dro..
Laura Ritchie, 34, of Leesburg, takes a selfie at Artechouse, a 15,000-square-foot multipurpose art space in Washington. (Astrid Riecken for The Washi..
A federal judge in Washington, DC has dismissed two long-running lawsuits that aimed to shed light on the often secretive surveillance state. As the N..
In April, the UK passed the Digital Economy Act 2017, legislation that mandated that any website showing adult content must verify the ages of its vis..
Child of Light is a beautiful game and a mesmerizing experience that crafts a perfect fusion between RPGs and platforming. In many ways, it encapsulat..
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested..
SPACE FOR AN APE: A Bathing Ape, the Japanese streetwear label, is opening a store in central Paris on Dec. 1. The first French standalone store for t..
SPACE FOR AN APE: A Bathing Ape, the Japanese street wear label, is opening a store in central Paris on Dec. 1. The first French standalone store for ..
Tesla has managed to deliver something on time, even if it \’s falling behind its projections for the Model 3 electric car: It has completed productio..
Location: Walmart Supercenter, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Date: December 14, 1996. Victim: Stock room employee Robert Waller. Injuries: A bro..
LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar was on the defensive Thursday, a day after its worst drubbing in five months, as the biggest slump in Chinese stocks in ..
Retailers across the U.S. will be cutting prices on TVs during the holiday season, but as the WSJ’s Robbie Whelan explains while busting open a Samsun..
BUENOS AIRES—Argentina delayed accepting vital help from the British Navy, a former enemy, in the hunt for its missing submarine and 44 crew members, ..