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Markets Right Now: US stocks move broadly higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. U.S. stocks are rallying as worries about Turkey's currency crisis eased. Retailers and smaller companies are making some of the biggest gains Tuesday. Macy's rose 3 percent. Global markets have taken two days of losses as investors worried that Turkey's currency troubles might spread. The S&P 500 index rose...

August 14, 2018

Warren Buffett's firm adds to Apple, Teva investments

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett's company added to its stakes in Apple and Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals in the second quarter while tweaking several of its other stock investments. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. filed an update on its U.S. stock portfolio with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday. Berkshire held nearly 252 million Apple shares at the end of June, up from 239.57...

August 14, 2018

The Latest: Yosemite National Park reopens to smoky air

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning across the U.S. West (all times local): 8:45 a.m. Yosemite National Park officials say tourists returning after a nearly three-week closure could still face smoky air from a wildfire. Most of the park reopened Tuesday after flames burned in remote areas of Yosemite and left it shrouded in smoke during the height of tourist season. Park officials say a major...

August 14, 2018

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as banks, retailers, and smaller companies jumped. That helped the market recover most of its losses from the previous two days. On Tuesday: The S&P 500 index jumped 18.03 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2,839.96. The Dow Jones Industrial Average picked up 112.22 points, or 0.4 percent, to 25,299.92. The Nasdaq composite rose 51.19 points, or 0.7 percent, to 7,870.89. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks surged 17.26 points, or 1 percent, to 1,692.58. For the week: The S&P 500 is up 6.68 points, or 0.2 percent. The Dow is down 13.22 points, or 0.1 percent. The Nasdaq is up 31.79 points, or 0.4 percent. The Russell 2000 is up 5.77 points, or 0.3...

August 14, 2018

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Business owners, visitors rejoice as Yosemite reopens

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yosemite National Park's reopening can't come soon enough for Douglas Shaw. The 20-day closure during peak tourist season at one of the busiest parks in the U.S. cost Shaw $200,000 in lost revenue at his 120-person hotel just outside Yosemite. Most of the park is set to reopen Tuesday. The nearly three-week closure was the result of a massive wildfire that has burned 150 square miles (389...

August 14, 2018
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What really matters with your first credit card

Getting your first credit card is like moving into your first apartment: It's exciting, empowering — and, once you get used to it, pretty underwhelming. Your first time out, "you're not going to have a credit card that is going to have a high limit," says Paul Golden, spokesman for the National Endowment for Financial Education. "It's not going to have great benefits or kickbacks or reward programs probably tied to it. And that's OK." A starter credit card is just that — a start. Used responsibly, it's a way to build a positive credit history, which will help you with things like getting a better deal on a mortgage or cheaper car insurance; and it will help you qualify for a card with better...

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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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Turkish leader talks big, but can be pragmatic in crises

ISTANBUL (AP) — The man at the center of Turkey's currency crisis and feud with the United States — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan — is unleashing the same combative rhetoric that powered him through other grave challenges in his 16 years as the increasingly authoritarian leader of a key NATO ally. But Erdogan is also a pragmatist who badly needs a way out of a standoff that threatens his outsized ambitions...

August 14, 2018
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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The Latest: Turkey says it will help firms hit by turmoil

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's currency crisis (all times...

August 14, 2018
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Smaller companies lead US stocks higher as Turkey fears ease

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are broadly higher Tuesday morning as worries...

August 14, 2018
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Turkey's Erdogan vows US boycott, but diplomats resume talks

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's president appeared to escalate a dispute...

August 14, 2018