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  • Oil rises just above $102 a barrel

    | 07/25/14 06:01 PM

    The price of oil traded around $102 a barrel on Friday, nearly unchanged, as worries over supplies and geopolitical tensions eased. Oil prices had slipped Thursday after spiking earlier in the...
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  • Worries about US consumers drag stocks lower

    | 07/25/14 05:13 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) — Investors got some bad news about the American shopper on Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial average to a loss for the week. Two major U.S....
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  • Global tensions don't dent enthusiasm for stocks

    | 07/25/14 04:47 PM

    A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. A Portuguese bank's finances look shaky. And the U.S. stock market's response? After dipping briefly on...
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