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Inspector warned duck boat company of design flaws last year

A private inspector said Saturday that he warned the company operating duck boats on a Missouri lake about design flaws putting the watercraft at greater risk of sinking, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people during a sudden storm. Steve Paul, owner of the Test Drive Technologies inspection service in the St. Louis area, said he issued a written report for the company in August 2017. It...

July 22, 2018

Asian stocks fall as trade tensions take center stage

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly lower on Monday as concerns over trade tensions moved to the forefront at the meeting this weekend of the Group of 20 industrial nations. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 tumbled 1.3 percent to 22,403.45 and South Korea's Kospi dropped 0.7 percent to 2,272.57. Hong Kong's Hang Seng slipped 0.1 percent to 28,200.33. The Shanghai Composite Index added 0.3 percent to...

July 23, 2018

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

U.S. stocks inched lower Friday as bond yields jumped, a shift that helped banks but hurt companies that pay big dividends. The dollar fell after President Donald Trump said China is manipulating its currency. On Friday: The S&P 500 index slid 2.66 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,801.83. The Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated 6.38 points to 25,058.12. The Nasdaq composite shed 5.10 points, or 0.1...

July 20, 2018

The Latest: Coroner IDs woman killed at LA supermarket

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a man who took customers and employees hostage at a Trader Joe's in Los Angeles (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Coroner's officials have identified a woman who was fatally shot when a gunman being chased by Los Angeles police fled into a supermarket and took hostages. The Los Angeles County coroner's office identified the woman Sunday as 27-year-old Melyda Corado. An autopsy is still pending. Corado's brother, Albert Corado, said on Twitter that his sister was "my world." Police say 28-year-old Gene Evin Atkins took hostages during a three-hour standoff at a Trader Joe's in the city's Silver Lake neighborhood on Saturday. Authorities say earlier in the day...

July 22, 2018

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Trump heightens tariff threat in trade war with China

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday escalated his threats to punish China for its trade policies, warning anew that he's prepared to impose tariffs on all Chinese imports and arguing that Beijing has manipulated its currency at the expense of the United States. In a taped interview with the business channel CNBC, Trump warning, "I'm willing to go to 500," meaning he's prepared ultimately to...

July 20, 2018
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Contractor gets prison term for defrauding Sandy victims

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A contractor convicted of scamming dozens of New Jersey homeowners out of nearly $2 million following Superstorm Sandy has been sentenced to 10 years in state prison. Jamie Lawson must also pay $1,860,981 in restitution under the sentence imposed Friday. Lawson had pleaded guilty last October to money laundering and theft charges. But his sentencing had been postponed numerous times since then as he contemplated taking back his guilty plea. Ocean County prosecutors say the 43-year-old Brick resident moved to New Jersey shortly after Sandy hammered the state in 2012. He soon contracted with dozens of homeowners whose residences were damaged by the storm, then either did little...

July 20, 2018
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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Mnuchin: Overall US economy not harmed by trade battles

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Saturday that the overall U.S. economy has not been harmed by the trade battles set off by President Donald Trump's get-tough policies although some individual sectors have been hurt. He said the administration was exploring ways to help farmers and other specific industries that have been affected. Mnuchin spoke to reporters on the...

July 21, 2018
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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Treasury Secretary: Trump not threatening Fed's independence

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said...

July 21, 2018
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Long-delayed, budget-busting VA hospital to open in Colorado

DENVER (AP) — It's more than $1 billion over budget and five years behind...

July 20, 2018
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Markets Right Now: Microsoft leads gains for tech stocks

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

July 20, 2018