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Tax law brings big paper losses, long-term gains to US banks

NEW YORK (AP) — Big U.S. banks have been reporting billions of dollars in paper losses this month as they are forced to come into compliance with the new tax law. And while the losses are massive, they were largely expected, and bank executives say the new tax law will be good for banks as well as the economy in the long run. The biggest loser so far has been Citigroup, which reported Tuesday an $18 billion...

January 16, 2018

How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday

U.S. stocks closed lower Tuesday, erasing an early gain that briefly sent the Dow Jones industrial average past 26,000 points for the first time. Losses by industrial and technology companies accounted for much of the slide. Energy stocks also fell as crude oil prices declined. Health care stocks were among the gainers. On Tuesday: The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 9.82 points, or 0.4 percent, to...

January 16, 2018

Click, tap, buy: Holiday shoppers spent record amount online

NEW YORK (AP) — Shoppers spent a record amount online during the holiday season. That's according to Adobe Analytics, which reports online shopping during the holiday season reached $108.2 billion, up almost 15 percent from $94.4 billion the year before. The research arm of software maker Adobe says more than a third of online holiday revenue came from purchases made on smartphones or tablets. Adobe Analytics...

January 16, 2018

Weekend derailment is latest black eye for DC subway system

WASHINGTON (AP) — A derailment over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend is only the latest problem for the dysfunctional D.C. subway system that Washingtonians love to hate. Metro's problems are familiar to subway riders in New York and other big cities: smoke-filled tunnels, technical failures, delays and more. But Washington isn't just any American city. The Metro, once a jewel of the city, is critical for making the nation's capital work. Washington City Councilman Jack Evans, who serves as chairman of the Metro board, cites studies showing 42 percent of federal government workers take public transit regularly. Metro's odd funding structure makes it harder to fix the system. Washington's...

January 16, 2018

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Markets Right Now: Dow Jones industrials trade above 26,000

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are trading higher on Wall Street, sending the Dow Jones industrial average trading above 26,000 for the first time. Health care and technology companies posted some of the biggest gains in midday trading Tuesday. Merck jumped 7 percent and chipmaker Qualcomm gained 3.3 percent. Energizer Holdings surged 15 percent after the company said it will acquire the battery and lighting assets of Spectrum. The Standard & Poor's 500 index climbed 6 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,793. The Dow industrials gained 159 points, or 0.6 percent, to 25,958. It was up as much as 282 points earlier. The Nasdaq composite rose 22...

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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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The Latest: Suit targets utilities over wildfire, mudslides

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on deadly California mudslides (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A lawsuit says that negligence by two California utilities contributed to widespread destruction from the state's largest-ever wildfire in December and last week's deadly mudslides caused when flame-scarred hillsides came loose in heavy rain. The suit filed Tuesday in Santa Barbara County Superior Court...

January 16, 2018
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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Plea deals set for ex-Fiat Chrysler exec, wife of labor VP

DETROIT (AP) — A former Fiat Chrysler executive charged with looting a...

January 16, 2018
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Dow Jones industrial average crosses 26,000 points

U.S. stocks climbed in morning trading Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones...

January 16, 2018
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Citigroup reports $18.3 billion loss, caused by new tax law

NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup reported a $18.3 billion loss in the fourth...

January 16, 2018