The rout in the stock market should have you thinking about your next move. See full story.
U.S. government partially shuts down as Congress resists funding Trump’s border wall
The federal government partially shut down for the third time this year early Saturday as lawmakers in Washington continued to wrangle over funding for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall. See full story.
Trump reportedly irate over Fed interest-rate hike though Mnuchin refutes report that president wants Powell fired
President Donald Trump, angry over the Fed’s decision to hike interest rates, has reportedly talked with aides about replacing Jerome Powell, according to a Bloomberg report. See full story.
This brutal stock-market rout mirrors the 1987 crash in 1 important way
As the Dow Jones Industrial Average faces its ugliest Decembers loss since 1931, the time of the Great Depression, there is another notable way to put the severity of this persistent bout of losses into historical context. See full story.
Insider executives love the housing sector — here are the best stocks to buy
Shares of Home Depot and Lowe’s are attractive, even though investors hate them. See full story.
The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) said it will track Santa’s route for the 63rd year this Christmas Eve. See full story.
Want a summary of the top news? Subscribe to MarketWatch’s free Midday Report newsletter. Sign up here.