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APNewsBreak: 2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Dakota Access pipeline system leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in two separate incidents in March — the second and third known leaks discovered as crews prepared the disputed $3.8 billion pipeline for operation. Two barrels, or 84 gallons (320 liters), spilled due to a leaky flange at a pipeline terminal in Watford City on March 3, according to the state's Health...

May 22, 2017

Tentative labor plan includes wage freezes, job protections

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — State employees could receive four years of job security if they agree to concessions such as a two-year hard wage freeze and higher insurance premiums and pension contributions that add up to an estimated $1.5 billion in savings over two years, according to summaries of a draft framework for a labor concession agreement being considered by labor leaders. Union officials still need to...

May 23, 2017

Technology and defense companies lead US stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Monday as software and chip makers and other technology companies climb. Defense contractors are also rising as the market bounces back from a turbulent week. Ford is up after it replaced CEO Mark Fields. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index jumped 11 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,392 as of 12:40 p.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average added 88...

May 22, 2017

How major US stock market indexes fared on Monday

Strong gains for technology companies like software and chip makers helped lead U.S. stocks higher Monday. Defense contractors also climbed as the market continued to bounce back from turbulence last week. The Standard & Poor's 500 index climbed 12.29 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,394.02. The Dow Jones industrial average advanced 89.99 points, or 0.4 percent, to 20,894.83. The Nasdaq composite rose 49.91 points, or 0.8 percent, to 6,133.62. The Russell 2000 index of small-company stocks finished up 9.81 points, or 0.7 percent, to 1,377.14. For the year: The S&P 500 is up 155.19 points, or 6.9 percent. The Dow is up 1,132.23 points, or 5.7 percent. The Nasdaq is up 750.50 points, or 13.9...

May 22, 2017

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Markets Right Now: Industrials lead US stocks broadly higher

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. U.S. stocks are higher as the market bounces back from a turbulent week. Defense contractors are making gains Monday and technology and consumer-focused companies are also rising. Ford is up 1.4 percent after it replaced CEO Mark Fields. The Standard & Poor's 500 index increased 9 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,391. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 81 points, or 0.4 percent, to 20,887. The Nasdaq composite rose 39 points, or 0.6 percent, to 6,122. Bond prices were little changed. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note remained at 2.24 percent. ___ 9:35 a.m. Industrial and materials companies are leading stocks...

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Crews cover partially-collapsed tunnel at nuclear site

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Workers this weekend finished installing a protective cover over a partially-collapsed tunnel that contained radioactive waste on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the U.S. Department of Energy said Monday. The tunnel that contained highly radioactive wastes left over from production of plutonium for nuclear weapons partially collapsed on May 9, prompting evacuation of nearby workers. The...

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Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty

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Puerto Rico seeks court's help to save public pension system

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