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Retailers cheer GOP retreat on ending debit card fees limit

WASHINGTON (AP) — Restaurants, grocers and other businesses celebrated on Thursday as House Republicans backed off efforts to eliminate the cap on fees that banks can charge retailers when customers use a debit card. The chairman of the Financial Services Committee, Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, had pushed for scrapping the limit as part of his legislation to gut the Dodd-Frank law, the strict financial rules...

May 25, 2017

Governor to decide whether to force insulin price disclosure

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The fate of a bill to force pharmaceutical companies to disclose insulin data, register sales representatives and ultimately divulge their funding of patient organizations rested with Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval on Thursday. The Democratic-controlled Legislature gave final approval to legislation that would put Nevada at the forefront of a national movement to rein in soaring...

May 26, 2017

Older Americans want Medicare to pay for long-term care

WASHINGTON (AP) — A growing number of Americans age 40 and older think Medicare should cover the costs of long-term care for older adults, according to a poll conducted by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. That option is unlikely to gain much traction as President Donald Trump's administration and Republicans in Congress look to cut the federal budget and repeal President Barack...

May 25, 2017

How major US stock market indexes fared on Thursday

U.S. stocks climbed for the sixth day in a row Thursday as strong first-quarter results from retailers like Best Buy and PVH led indexes to record highs. That offset a plunge in oil prices. On Thursday: The Standard & Poor's 500 index climbed 10.68 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,415.07. The Dow Jones industrial average added 70.53 points, or 0.3 percent, to 21,082.95. The Nasdaq composite leaped 42.23 points, or 0.7 percent, to 6,205.26. The Russell 2000 index picked up 0.88 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,383.39. For the week: The S&P 500 is up 33.34 points, or 1.4 percent. The Dow is up 278.11 points, or 1.3 percent. The Nasdaq is up 121.55 points, or 2 percent. The Russell 2000 is up 16.06...

May 25, 2017

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Markets Right Now: Retail gains send indexes to record highs

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are climbing for the sixth day in a row as strong results from retailers send major indexes back to all-time highs. The Standard & Poor's 500 index and Nasdaq composite are trading at record highs Thursday. The market is headed for its longest winning streak in three months. Best Buy soared 18 percent after reporting earnings and sales that beat analysts' forecasts. PVH, which owns Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger, rose 5.7 percent. The S&P 500 index increased 9 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,413. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 54 points, or 0.3 percent, to 21,067. The Nasdaq composite climbed 36 points,...

May 25, 2017
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Trades for May 24, 2017.

Trades for today are in the National Oilwell Varco-NOV stock in the U.S...

May 23, 2017
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Letter bomb wounds Greek ex-prime minister in Athens

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A letter bomb exploded inside the car of former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos in central Athens on Thursday, wounding him and two Bank of Greece employees, officials said. All three were described as being conscious and hospitalized in stable condition. "I unequivocally condemn the attack against Lucas Papademos," Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras tweeted from his official account. "I...

May 25, 2017
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Trades for May 23, 2017.

Trades for today are in the Kandi Technologies Group-KNDI stock in the U.S...

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Forex Weekly Outlook

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Trades for May 17, 2017

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short MidCap 400-MYY and in the...

May 16, 2017
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Long-term US mortgage rates fall to lowest levels of 2017

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week to their lowest levels of the...

May 25, 2017
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Average US 30-year mortgage rate falls to 3.95 pct, 2017 low

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week to their...

May 25, 2017
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Retailers help US stocks toward records on 6th day of gains

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are climbing for the sixth day in a row...

May 25, 2017