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Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Google's parent Alphabet Inc. said Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria. Two of the search giant's "Project Loon" balloons are already over the country enabling texts, emails and basic web access to AT&T customers with handsets that use its 4G LTE...

October 21, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on military death, and taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's boast that he surpasses his predecessors in consoling families of the fallen proved empty this past week as many stepped forward to say they'd never heard from him after losing their loved ones in military service. The suddenly fraught and politically charged subject overshadowed other misfires from the president, on taxes, hurricane relief and more. A look...

October 21, 2017

How major US stock indexes fared on Friday

Stocks closed higher Friday, extending a record-setting drive for major indexes. The Standard & Poor's 500 index and Dow Jones industrial average closed out their sixth straight week of gains. Both indexes also finished at record highs for the fifth day in a row. Banks and technology companies had some of the biggest gains as investors cheered strong quarterly results. The Senate's passage of a budget...

October 20, 2017

Wildfires plunge vineyard workers, owners into same struggle

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — When the wildfires ignited, vineyard workers stopped picking grapes and fled for their lives. Some vineyard owners decided to stay and fight back, spending days digging firebreaks and sleeping among their vines for safety. As the danger drew closer, grape pickers spread word of the threat and helped neighbors pack their homes. The owner of an elite golf resort abandoned his home to try to save his golf course. The deadliest and most destructive wildfires in California history imperiled both the low-wage workers who harvest the nation's most valuable wine grapes and the wealthy entrepreneurs who employ them. Vintners were suddenly plunged into the same desperate struggle as their...

October 21, 2017

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Settlement reached in Oklahoma earthquake lawsuit

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A settlement has been reached between two Oklahoma oil and natural gas companies and a woman injured in a 2011 earthquake. Prague resident Sandra Ladra filed the lawsuit in 2014 against New Dominion LLC, Spess Oil Co. and 25 other unnamed companies, The Oklahoman reported. The lawsuit alleges the companies are liable because they operated wastewater disposal wells that triggered the largest earthquake in state history, a 5.7-magnitude temblor in 2011. Ladra said the quake crumbled her fireplace, causing rocks to fall on her knee. The companies tried to get the lawsuit dismissed, saying Ladra waited too long to file it. Lincoln County District Court Judge Cynthia...

October 20, 2017
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short S&P 500-SH and in the...

September 05, 2017
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Yellen says Fed's extraordinary policies may be needed again

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday defended the central bank's extraordinary efforts to fight the Great Recession and said they might be needed again. During the recession, the Fed pushed short-term interest rates to zero. When the economy needed more help, it took the extraordinary step of buying hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of bonds to push long-term interest rates...

October 21, 2017
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Forex Weekly Outlook

A complete look at the week ahead in the Forex market.

September 03, 2017
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

Trades for today are in the Boston Scientific-BSX stock in the U.S...

August 29, 2017
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Trades for August 29, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short QQQ-PSQ and in the Forex...

August 28, 2017
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Body of man killed in oil and gas platform blast found

KENNER, La. (AP) — Authorities have found the body of a man who was killed...

October 21, 2017
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Trump: Considering Powell and Taylor for Fed's top 2 posts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is signaling that he is...

October 20, 2017
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Wells Fargo: 4 currency executives no longer work at bank

NEW YORK (AP) — Three high-level foreign exchange executives and a...

October 20, 2017