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AmEx 2Q profits rise, but there are worry spots on lending

NEW YORK (AP) — American Express said Wednesday that its second-quarter profit rose 21 percent from a year ago, as the credit card giant saw more customers spending on its namesake cards and a much lower tax rate. But it had to set aside more money to cover potential bad loans, and saw its delinquency rate rise noticeably. It's a potential sign that some of American Express' customers — typically the most...

July 18, 2018

Yemen rebels claim to target Saudi oil refinery in Riyadh

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's Shiite rebels at war with a Saudi-led coalition say they have attacked a Saudi Aramco refinery in Riyadh but the oil company said a "minor fire" that erupted there was "due to an operational incident." Rebel spokesman Mohammed Abdul-Salam said on Twitter late on Wednesday that a long-range drone was used to target the refinery and that the operation was "successful." Meanwhile,...

July 19, 2018

Court backs insurer: No $300K payout in head-on crash

DETROIT (AP) — An insurance company refused to pay $300,000 in a head-on crash that killed a Michigan man and his mother after a doctor came up with a key conclusion: Robert Krugman likely drifted out of his lane because of a heart attack. A federal appeals court this week called the 2014 crash "tragic." But it ruled in favor of Reliance Standard Life Insurance Co. because Krugman's insurance policy through...

July 18, 2018

AP Photos: Still going! Hawaii volcano thunders on

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — A tour boat accident has drawn renewed attention to Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, but for Big Island residents the erupting lava has been an ever-present force for more than two months. Molten rock is blasting from one last eruption site, a large cinder cone in a hard-hit neighborhood where new volcanic cracks first opened May 3. It's sending huge volumes of lava snaking to the ocean miles away. An estimated 700 homes have been destroyed, more than 500 of those in just two days, and thousands of people have been displaced. One man was injured in the weeks after the eruption began, and another 23 people were hurt Monday when lava entering the ocean exploded onto a tour boat. The lava...

July 19, 2018

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The Latest: Powell faces barrage of questions on trade

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's congressional appearance to deliver the Fed's semi-annual monetary policy report. (all times local) ___ 11:10 a.m. Powell faced a number of questions for a second day from lawmakers about the threat that a trade war poses for the U.S. and global economies. Powell again tried to avoid criticizing President Donald Trump's get-tough...

July 18, 2018
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Puerto Rico's power company sees 3rd CEO in 2 weeks

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor named a new CEO on Wednesday to lead the U.S. territory's power company, which has now seen three top executives in two weeks as it struggles with a lack of leadership, bankruptcy and the restoration of electricity to hundreds who remain in the dark since Hurricane Maria. Electrical engineer Jose Ortiz, who once served as executive director of the island's water and sewer company, takes over the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority on July 23. He replaces a CEO who lasted only one day in the position and took over from another CEO who announced his resignation last week after nearly four months on the job. Ortiz once served as president of the power...

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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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Chemical plant explodes, catches fire; wide area evacuated

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio chemical manufacturing plant has exploded and caught fire, prompting authorities to evacuate a large area around it. The Akron Beacon Journal reports an Akron Fire Department spokeswoman says there are no reported injuries from the Wednesday afternoon explosion at Emerald Performance Materials. No one was inside the plant at the time of the explosion, which shook the...

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July 18, 2018
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Regulators seek end to stricter oversight of Zions Bancorp

WASHINGTON (AP) — A panel of federal regulators is proposing lifting the...

July 18, 2018
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Fed says trade war downturn could pose challenges

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says that the...

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