Stocks are slipping in early trading on Wall Street after Japan's economic growth came in weaker than analysts had expected.
The New York City Police Department's controversial "stop and frisk" crime-fighting tactics violate the U.S. Constitution, a federal judge ruled.
Freddie Mac,the No. 2 U.S. home funding company,said it will sell $2.0 billion of reference bills.The company said it plans to sell $1.0 billion of three-month bills due November 12, 2013, and $1.0 billion of six-month bills due February 10,2014.
San Francisco Bay Area commuters got a reprieve from a potential transit strike when a judge granted California Gov. Jerry Brown's request for a 60-day cooling-off period in negotiations between the Bay Area Rapid Transit Agency and two of its largest unions.