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Allegiant settles with pilot fired over emergency evacuation

Allegiant Air is settling a lawsuit filed by a captain who was fired after ordering an emergency evacuation when smoke was detected coming from one of the plane's engines. Allegiant and a lawyer for Jason Kinzer declined comment Tuesday on terms of the confidential settlement reached just before a scheduled trial in a Nevada court. In 2015, Kinzer circled back to St. Petersburg, Florida, shortly after...

October 23, 2018

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks closed lower Tuesday after climbing back from an early plunge, giving the benchmark S&P 500 index its fifth-straight loss. Major indexes pulled back sharply in early trading, wiping nearly 550 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Traders blamed worries over slowing growth in China and costs related to President Donald Trump's trade policies. On Tuesday: The S&P 500 fell 15.19 points,...

October 23, 2018

Stocks shudder on Wall Street following steep drops overseas

U.S. stocks slumped broadly on Wall Street Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 400 points and extending the market's recent string of losses. The latest wave of selling came as investors grew unsettled by slowing economic growth in China and the costs of President Donald Trump's aggressive trade policies. China's economy grew 6.5 percent from July to September, the slowest pace since early...

October 23, 2018

Americans who don't have a bank account at lowest level ever

NEW YORK (AP) — The number of Americans who do not have a bank account fell to a record low last year, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said Tuesday, a sign that the economic fortunes of the country's most vulnerable people continues to improve. In 2017 approximately 6.5 percent of U.S. households were unbanked, defined as not having a primary bank account. That is down from 7 percent in 2015 and from a high of 8.2 percent in 2011. That translates into roughly 14.1 million adults who do not have a bank account. Being unbanked can make everyday life issues more challenging. Saving money in a secure place becomes more difficult, doing any sort of online transaction is nearly impossible, and everyday...

October 23, 2018

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Asian shares tumble as Chinese growth concerns sink in

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks slid on Tuesday as worries about softening Chinese growth rattled investors, following a rally that was not picked up by Wall Street overnight. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index gave up 2.7 percent to 22,010.78 and the Kospi in South Korea tumbled 3.1 percent to 2,095.44. The Shanghai Composite index, which closed more than 4 percent higher in the previous session, fell 2.6...

October 23, 2018
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Are you afraid of your college debt?

"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one taught us how to do in college. Send your questions about postgrad life to askbrianna@nerdwallet.com. Student loans aren't scary the way roller coasters are — a quick hit of adrenaline and a silly souvenir photo to capture the moment. No, student loans are scary because they alter the way you see your future. They fill you with dread that you'll never have a house, a vacation to remember or a secure retirement. It's understandable that you would avoid looking at something that gives you nightmares. But...

October 23, 2018
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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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Puerto Ricans fight for insurance money a year after Maria

DORADO, Puerto Rico (AP) — Thousands of Puerto Ricans have been forced to drain their savings, close their businesses, or resign themselves to living with structural damage as they fight insurance companies over millions of dollars' worth of claims that have gone unanswered or unpaid more than a year after Hurricane Maria. Experts say the Category 4 storm caught insurance companies off-guard and left them...

October 23, 2018
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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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Markets Right Now: Stocks fall sharply on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times...

October 23, 2018
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Apple offers a range of iPhones, from $450 to $1,100

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple's new iPhone XR has most of the features found in...

October 23, 2018
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iPhone XR makes the right trade-offs for a cheaper price

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple offers you a simple trade-off with its new iPhone...

October 23, 2018