Industrial and tech stocks fall on potential tax cut delay

Industrial and tech stocks fall on potential tax cut delay

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks skidded Thursday after Senate Republicans surprised Wall Street by proposing a delay in cutting corporate taxes. Ind...

November 9th, 2017 |  


In $121M debut, ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ and Disney flex their might

In $121M debut, ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ and Disney flex their might

NEW YORK (AP) — “Thor: Ragnarok” thundered to one of the year’s best box-office debuts with an estimated $121 million domestic...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Weak earnings and rising bond yields send US stocks down

Weak earnings and rising bond yields send US stocks down

NEW YORK (AP) — Rising bond yields and a string of weak company reports and forecasts pushed stocks lower Wednesday as major indexes retreated f...

October 25th, 2017 updated: October 25th, 2017. |  


Small companies make biggest gains as US stocks rise

Small companies make biggest gains as US stocks rise

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks climbed Wednesday as smaller companies soared following a report that showed business investment climbed in August. ...

September 27th, 2017 |  


‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ dethrones ‘It’ with $39M debut

‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ dethrones ‘It’ with $39M debut

NEW YORK (AP) — The R-rated spy comedy “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” displaced the horror sensation “It” as the No. 1 fi...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors

Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes among hundreds...

September 20th, 2017 |  


US stocks wobble after Fed announcement, but close higher

US stocks wobble after Fed announcement, but close higher

U.S. stock indexes overcame an afternoon wobble to close mostly higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it would start reducing its huge bond ...

September 20th, 2017 |  


In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to ‘destroy’ North Korea

In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to ‘destroy’ North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday to “totally destroy North Korea” if the U.S. is forced to defend itself o...

September 19th, 2017 |  


7.1 magnitude quake kills 120 as buildings crumble in Mexico

7.1 magnitude quake kills 120 as buildings crumble in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 120 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Post Holdings buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bob Evans Farms is being sold to Post in a deal worth about $1.53 billion, giving the cereal maker a stronger presence in the g...

September 19th, 2017 |