NEW YORK - New York's police commissioner called for calm after two officers were gunned down and some officers accused Mayor Bill de Blasio of being insufficiently supportive of police. Full Article
WASHINGTON - U.S. home resales tumbled to a six-month low in November after two straight months of strong increases, underscoring the uneven nature of the housing market recovery.
The Russia rouble opened broadly former on Monday but its collapse is forcing many middle-class families to reassess their life plans. As Sonia Legg reports those with foreign currency-denominated mortgages are particularly exposed.