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Norway's massive wealth fund hits $1 trillion in value

HELSINKI (AP) — Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest of its kind, has hit a milestone value of $1 trillion, beating all expectations since its creation over 20 years ago. Fund manager Norges Bank Investment Management said the value was recorded early Tuesday. It said the fund has been boosted by a rise in stock markets and a weaker U.S. dollar, which increases the dollar value of its holdings...

September 19, 2017

Markets Right Now: US stocks open slightly higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 9:35 a.m. Stock indexes are edging higher on Wall Street in early trading, extending the market's gains from a day earlier. Technology companies and health care stocks were among the biggest gainers early Tuesday. Facebook climbed about 1 percent and Amgen rose 0.3 percent. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 28 points, or...

September 19, 2017

AP Exclusive: Evidence of spills at toxic site during floods

PASADENA, Texas (AP) — The U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days after the drenching rains from Hurricane Harvey finally stopped. Aerial photos reviewed by The Associated Press show dark-colored water surrounding the site as the floods receded, flowing through Vince Bayou and into the city's ship channel. The reported spills, which...

September 19, 2017

In ceremonial budget speech, Dutch king sees strong economy

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch economy is forecast to grow by a robust 3.3 percent this year and 2.5 percent in 2018, the Dutch king said Tuesday in a speech - written by the government - to open the parliamentary year. "After a number of difficult years we are again seeing a flourishing economy and healthy public finances," King Willem-Alexander told a joint sitting of both houses of the Dutch Parliament. "But not everyone is feeling the impact of this economic growth sufficiently in their daily lives. It is important that more people profit from this prosperity." The speech contained no major policy announcements as the two-party government has been in caretaker mode since elections in March...

September 19, 2017

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Tanker being used in Greece oil spill cleanup to be replaced

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a tanker being used to pump oil from a sunken ship that is polluting the coastline is to be replaced because its certificate of seaworthiness is expiring. Merchant Marine Deputy Minister Nektarios Santorinios said Tuesday the swap would not delay the pumping operation for more than a few hours. The Agia Zoni II tanker sank near Greece's main port of Piraeus Sept. 10 while anchored in calm seas with 2,200 tons of fuel oil and 370 tons of marine gas oil. Part of its cargo spilled into waters where dolphins, turtles, seals and a variety of fish and sea birds live. Oil slicks have extended the entire length of the Athens coast.

September 19, 2017
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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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Global shares mixed but Nikkei rises on yen, muted elsewhere

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mixed Tuesday, as investors awaited comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve, but Japan's benchmark rose on optimism over a weak yen and a record finish on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 inched down less than 0.1 percent in early trading to 5,227.91. Germany's DAX slipped 0.1 percent to 12,541.67. But Britain's FTSE 100 added 0.2 percent to 7,269.87. U.S. shares were...

September 19, 2017
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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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Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Toys R Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with...

September 19, 2017
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Judge: Government doesn't have to pay tug owner for cleanup

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge has denied an attempt to make the...

September 18, 2017
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How major US stock market indexes fared Monday

U.S. stocks closed modestly higher Monday, led by banks and other...

September 18, 2017