NY Comptroller: Wall Street Profits Hit $11.3B In 1st Half Of 2015Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said the analysis shows that despite current market volatility, Wall Street may be positioned for a good year overall.
U.S. Stocks Surge After China Cuts Rates To Help EconomyStocks surged Tuesday morning on Wall Street, erasing some of the heavy losses of a day earlier, after China cut interest rates to try to boost the world's second-largest economy.
Dow Closes Nearly 600 Points Down After Midday Rally FizzlesThe Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 1,000 points in early trading and the Standard & Poor's 500 index fell into correction territory, that's Wall Street jargon for a drop of 10 percent or more from a recent peak.
East River Ferry Makes Hard Landing At Wall Street; Multiple Minor InjuriesA ferry experienced a hard landing at the East River pier at Wall Street late Wednesday afternoon, leaving multiple people with minor injuries.
Investors Rattled Worldwide After Greece Misses $1.8 Billion Loan PaymentInvestors around the world were on edge Tuesday night, after Greece missed a crucial payment deadline and became the first developed country to default on a loan to the International Monetary Fund.
NY Comptroller: Average Wall St. Bonus Is Nearly $173,000New York's state comptroller says the average bonus paid to securities industry employees in New York City grew 2 percent last year to nearly $173,000.
Former Wall Street Computer Tech Convicted In 2011, Bronx Drug MurderA former Wall Street computer technician turned drug addict accused of murder learned his fate on Friday.
Shake Shack Shares Double In IPO DebutShares of Shake Shack, a burger chain that started as a New York City hot dog cart, more than doubled in their first day of trading.
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Dies; Oil Prices Rise On Wall StreetSaudi Arabia's King Abdullah has died at the age of 90, according to Saudi state TV.
New York Magazine Issues Apology After 'Wall Street Whiz Kid' Admits He Lied About $72M FortuneTurns out, if it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.
Ebola, Other Worries May Have Contributed To Rough Day On Wall Street Stocks were deep in the red again on Wednesday, although they did rebound from a mid day swoon. At the closing bell the Dow was down 173 points at 16,141. Earlier in the day it had dipped below 16,000 for the first time since February.
Dow Sees Worst Drop Of The Year, Driven By Declines In Energy CompaniesThe Dow Jones industrial average closed 334 points lower on Thursday than the day before, in what amounted to the worst drop of the year.