Consumers continued the trend of paying down household debt last year, but the American Bankers Association warns that trend might falter next year with the expiration of the payroll tax cut and continued economic uncertainty.
Apple Inc and
Samsung Electronics squared off again in court on
Thursday, as the iPhone maker tried to convince a U.S. district
judge to ban sales of a number of the South Korean company's
devices and defended its $1.05 billion jury award.