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The Latest: Sanders praises McCain's for using 'conscience'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local): 5 p.m. Sen. Bernie Sanders says more Republicans should take a cue from Sen. John McCain and oppose the party's latest proposal to overhaul the health care system. Sanders is praising McCain's for using his "conscience" in opposing the plan, but says the struggle to stop the GOP bill is not over. Sanders is touting his own "Medicare...

September 22, 2017

Head of House panel seeks tax relief for hurricane victims

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the House's tax-writing committee is putting forward legislation to give temporary tax relief to victims of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. The bill proposed Friday by Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, would ease requirements for deducting individual property losses and allow people to draw on their retirement funds without penalty. The...

September 22, 2017

First airline flights land in Puerto Rico since Maria hit

The first U.S. airline flights to hurricane-battered Puerto Rico have arrived, and more flights are expected over the weekend. Two American Airlines planes from Miami arrived at San Juan's Luis Munoz Marin International Airport on Friday morning. Two JetBlue Airways planes with relief supplies — one of them also carrying New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo — were en route to the island, a JetBlue spokesman...

September 22, 2017

How major US stock market indexes fared Friday

U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Friday as gains for energy, phone and industrial companies made up for losses elsewhere. Real estate and utilities companies were among the biggest decliners. Some health insurers bounced back as support dwindled for the Senate Republicans' latest effort to roll back the Affordable Care Act. A slide in bond yields weighed on bank shares. On Friday: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 1.62 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,502.22. The Dow Jones industrial average shed 9.64 points, or 0.04 percent, to 22,349.59. The Nasdaq composite added 4.23 points, or 0.1 percent, to 6,426.92. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks gained 6.60 points, or 0.5...

September 22, 2017

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Markets Right Now: Stocks wobble as tech, health care slip

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45 a.m. Stock indexes are slightly lower in midday trading on Wall Street as the market heads for its second decline in a row. Health care and technology stocks pulled the market lower Friday. UnitedHealth, a major insurer, dropped 2.2 percent and Apple gave up 1.7 percent. Banks also fell. Bank of America lost 1.2 percent. Sprint jumped 4.6 percent after Reuters reported it was getting close to signing a deal with T-Mobile. The Standard & Poor's 500 slipped 2 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,498. The Dow Jones industrials fell 13 points, or 0.1 percent, to 22,343. The Nasdaq lost 7 points, or 0.1 percent, to...

September 22, 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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Tech companies lead US stocks lower in afternoon trade

The major U.S. stock indexes veered slightly lower in afternoon trading Friday, adding to the market's modest losses from a day earlier. Technology companies led the slide. Phone companies and airlines were among the biggest gainers. A new round of tensions between the U.S. and North Korea helped send bond yields lower, which weighed on bank shares. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index slipped 1...

September 22, 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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Recalls this week: infant bib and bootie sets, lawn tractors

A line of infant bib and bootie sets are being recalled because a piece...

September 22, 2017
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Forest Service, Idaho work to boost logging on federal land

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service and Idaho have forged 10...

September 22, 2017
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Court: Utility, not gov't responsible for Fukushima disaster

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court has ruled that a utility, not the...

September 22, 2017