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Wolf blames Trump, Congress for spiking health coverage cost

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's administration on Monday blamed President Donald Trump and the Republican-led Congress for a sharp increase in the cost of health insurance that will take effect next year for some of the 500,000-plus people who buy individual plans in Pennsylvania. Wolf's administration released the approved 2018 rates Monday, saying the average weighted premium increase for...

October 16, 2017

Source: Trump to meet with Yellen to discuss Fed job

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will meet with President Donald Trump on Thursday to discuss the possibility of a second term as head of the central bank, a source familiar with the administration's Fed search said Monday. Trump has said Yellen is one of several candidates he is considering for the Fed's top job. Yellen's current term ends on Feb. 3. Trump met with Stanford University...

October 16, 2017

State expecting hundreds of applications for hay-hauling aid

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Agriculture Department is expecting hundreds of applications over the next three weeks from drought-stricken ranchers seeking money to help pay the cost of hauling in hay to maintain their herds through the winter. With hay in short supply, the department also is expanding the aid program to include straw used for feed. The state Emergency Commission in late August...

October 16, 2017

How major US stock indexes fared on Monday

U.S. stocks finished slightly higher Monday, extending a record-setting run for the stock market into a sixth straight week. Financial and technology stocks had some of the biggest gains. Energy companies also rose along with crude oil prices. Health care stocks declined the most. On Monday: The Standard & Poor's 500 index added 4.47 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,557.64. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 85.24 points, or 0.4 percent, to 22,956.96. The Nasdaq composite gained 18.20 points, or 0.3 percent, to 6,624. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks inched up 0.02 points to 1,502.68. For the year: The S&P 500 is up 318.81 points, or 14.2 percent. The Dow is up 3,194.36...

October 16, 2017

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Crews search air, water for missing worker after blast

KENNER, La. (AP) — Authorities searched by air and water Monday for a contractor who disappeared when an oil and gas platform exploded on a lake near New Orleans. Seven people were injured, including three who were in critical condition, authorities said. The Coast Guard reported that a fire aboard the structure was out by midday and there were no signs of pollution visible from the air. A Coast Guard helicopter, along with Coast Guard vessels and boats from local agencies, continued looking for the missing worker. The Clovelly Oil Co. platform exploded Sunday night while maintenance was being done on the structure, sending a fireball high into the night sky, authorities and company officials said. The...

October 16, 2017
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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Business owner faces backlash for attending Trump signing

AGAWAM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts business owner photographed last week with President Donald Trump is facing heavy criticism. Dave's Soda and Pet City owner Dave Ratner was among retailers at the White House on Thursday for Trump's signing of an executive order authorizing changes to the Affordable Care Act. Ratner can be seen smiling behind the Republican president in a picture of the event. The...

October 16, 2017
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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Forest-thinning project saved homes but highlights obstacles

SISTERS, Ore. (AP) — Lightning started a forest fire one August afternoon...

October 16, 2017
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Ruby Tuesday chain to be taken private in $146 million deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Ruby Tuesday is being acquired for about $146 million in a...

October 16, 2017
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Markets Right Now: Banks, tech lead stocks slightly higher

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

October 16, 2017