Slight gains in US stocks lift Dow, S&P, Nasdaq to new highs

Slight gains in US stocks lift Dow, S&P, Nasdaq to new highs

Wall Street capped a day of mostly listless trading Tuesday with a slight gain, good enough to lift the major U.S. stock indexes to another set of all...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones

Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump used his United Nations debut on Monday to prod the international organization to cut its bloated b...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Banks lead US stocks modestly higher; oil prices slide

Banks lead US stocks modestly higher; oil prices slide

Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Monday, nudging the stock market to another record high.The Standard & Poor...

September 18th, 2017 |  



Trump, in new dig, mocks North Korea leader as ‘Rocket Man’

Trump, in new dig, mocks North Korea leader as ‘Rocket Man’

SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday mocked the leader of nuclear-armed North Korea as “Rocket Man” while White Ho...

September 17th, 2017 |  


‘It’ stomps ‘mother!’ with $60M in its 2nd week

‘It’ stomps ‘mother!’ with $60M in its 2nd week

NEW YORK (AP) — The Stephen King adaption “It” continues to scare up record ticket sales, taking in an estimated $60 million in its ...

September 17th, 2017 updated: September 17th, 2017. |  


UK makes ‘significant’ bomb arrest but attack seen imminent

UK makes ‘significant’ bomb arrest but attack seen imminent

LONDON (AP) — British police made an apparent breakthrough Saturday in the race-against-time subway bombing investigation with what they called ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91

Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For more than 60 years, Harry Dean Stanton played crooks and codgers, eccentrics and losers.He endowed them with pathos and c...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Tax cuts quiet once-deafening GOP call for fiscal discipline

Tax cuts quiet once-deafening GOP call for fiscal discipline

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans spooked world markets in their ardor to cut spending when Democrat Barack Obama occupied the White House. Now, wit...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Get This: Gas station robbery suspect’s getaway car runs out of fuel

Get This: Gas station robbery suspect’s getaway car runs out of fuel

LAPORTE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say an Indiana man who robbed a gas station made off with food, drinks and cigarettes. What he didn’t ste...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared wid...

September 16th, 2017 |