Market Wrap Up
After a quiet start, major U.S. stock indexes set more all-time highs Thursday afternoon as the market built on a surge the previous day. Banks are rising as bond yields increase, and basic materials and technology companies are also climbing. Defense contractors and other industrial companies are taking modest losses - Full Story.
It may not be much longer before bank branches join video-rental stores and record shops as relics of a bygone era - Full Story.
The trucking industry scored a victory this week when Republican lawmakers effectively blocked Obama administration safety rules aimed at keeping tired truckers off the highway. But there's more coming down the road - Full Story.
A company with a history of oil field-related spills in North Dakota and Montana is being hampered by winter weather in its cleanup of a "significant" pipeline break that leaked crude oil into a tributary of the Little Missouri River in western North Dakota, a regulator said Thursday - Full Story.
Pioneering smartwatch maker Pebble is no longer manufacturing or selling any of its devices after the bulk of the company was bought by Fitbit - Full Story.
A healthy increase in home values and higher stock prices drove up U.S. household wealth in the July-September quarter, though the gains are largely concentrated among wealthier Americans - Full Story.
President-elect Donald Trump is expected to add another wealthy business person and elite donor to his Cabinet, with fast-food executive Andrew Puzder as Labor secretary - Full Story.
The Latest on the final days of the congressional session (all times EST): - Full Story.
What beverage goes best with lobster rolls, a bagel sandwich stuffed with whitefish, or a bowl of ramen? Coke wants you to think of soda - Full Story.
Updated: 12/8 4:35 PM