Financial Markets

Police: Man posed as officer, tried to get discounted coffee

Dec 12, 2017

Police in western New York have charged a man who they say impersonated an officer in an attempt to get discounted coffee

World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decision

Dec 12, 2017

World stocks turn higher as investors look ahead to expected Fed rate increase

Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over China

Dec 12, 2017

Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over Fed, China

Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency

Dec 11, 2017

Bitcoin's debut on a major U.S. exchange was a hit, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the virtual currency rising 20 percent

The Latest: Bitcoin futures end 1st day 20 pct higher

Dec 11, 2017

The Latest: Bitcoin futures soar in debut on major exchange

Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt move

Dec 11, 2017

Treasury takes second emergency step to keep from breaching debt limit

Journalists consider response to errors after Trump attacks

Dec 11, 2017

Some mistakes by journalists involving President Donald Trump, and the president's attacks, make news organizations consider how they respond to errors

Apple and Chesapeake Energy rise; Spark Therapeutics sinks

Dec 11, 2017

Apple and Chesapeake Energy climb while Spark Therapeutics and Scana drop

Markets Right Now: More records for S&P 500, Dow industrials

Dec 11, 2017

Stocks ended modestly higher on Wall Street, enough to mark more record highs for the S&P 500 index and the Dow Jones industrials. Technology stocks drove the gains Monday.

In tax push, Trump's team uses a dubious growth estimate

Dec 11, 2017

In tax push, Trump team uses growth estimate that independent analyses consider unrealistic