"American bloodlust," but the case against the banks, and their enablers, is far less clear than the one against BP. And history shows that, in the case of economic collapse, justice may lie more in the collapse than in the search for culpability.
European benchmarks were lower Thursday following what was a volatile session for commodities and industrials.
Stocks come off highs in the final hour of trading Friday after The New York Times and Washington Post each publish new developments in the Trump-Russia saga.
Stocks are higher on Friday as crude oil surges above $50 a barrel and the White House quiets after a massive week of scandals.