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Asian shares, oil prices rise on upbeat global outlook

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares rose and oil prices touched fresh multi-year highs on Thursday as improving optimism about the global economy helped investors shake off worries about geopolitical risks for the moment. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.2 percent to 22,207.17 and South Korea's Kospi added 0.2 percent to 2,484.22. Hong Kong's Hang Seng jumped 1.3 percent to 30,667.47 and the...

April 19, 2018

'Pharma Bro' arrives at low-security federal prison

FORT DIX, N.J. (AP) — The pharmaceutical-industry entrepreneur vilified for jacking up the price of a life-saving drug has been placed in a low-security federal prison in New Jersey. Martin Shkreli was moved Tuesday from the Brooklyn Metropolitan Detention Center in New York to the Federal Correctional Institution at Fort Dix. According to its handbook , there are no bars, towers, or locks on rooms....

April 19, 2018

South Carolina Senate passes rate cut, threatening merger

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate approved a proposal Wednesday to significantly cut the amount a private utility can charge customers to pay for two nuclear plants that were never finished. But the Senate's plan to cut the 18 percent SCANA Corp. is charging customers to pay for the failed project down to 5 percent won't be immediate. The House earlier this year passed its own bill...

April 19, 2018

Australian bank charges dead client service fee for a decade

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An Australian government inquiry has heard that financial advisers working for Australia's largest bank continued charging clients service fees after they died — in one case for more than a decade. Documents presented Thursday to the inquiry into misbehavior in Australia's financial sector showed the Commonwealth Bank had been receiving complaints from clients of being charged for services that had not been provided since 2002. But the bank did not report the illegal behavior to the industry regulator, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, until August 2014. The bank's subsidiary, Count Financial, discovered a financial adviser knew his client had died in...

April 19, 2018

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How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

The major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday, led by gains in energy and industrial companies. Strong company earnings helped lift the market, giving the S&P 500 its third gain in as many days. Food and beverage companies, technology stocks and banks were laggards. A steep sell-off in IBM following disappointing quarterly results pulled the Dow Jones industrial average slightly lower. On...

April 18, 2018
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'That's how she's wired': Pilot lauded for handling crisis

BOERNE, Texas (AP) — The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in a harrowing emergency landing after a passenger was partially blown out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in a career where she has been one of the few women at the controls. Tammie Jo Shults, one of the first female fighter pilots in the U.S. Navy, was the captain and piloting the Dallas-bound Flight 1380 when it made an emergency landing Tuesday in Philadelphia, according to her husband, Dean Shults. One of the engines on the Boeing 737 exploded while the plane was traveling 500 mph (800 kph) at 30,000 feet (9144 m) with 149 people on board. Shrapnel hit the plane and...

April 19, 2018
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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FAA orders fan blade inspections after jet engine explosion

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window. The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators...

April 19, 2018
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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

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Southwest Airlines pilot lauded as hero for handling crisis

BOERNE, Texas (AP) — The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero...

April 19, 2018
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Snowmelt floods roads, fields in much of northern Montana

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Runoff from a winter that approached or exceeded...

April 19, 2018
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American Express 1Q profits rise 31 percent, helped by taxes

NEW YORK (AP) — Credit card giant American Express recorded its...

April 18, 2018