Big losses for railroads pull industrial companies lower

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes were posting slight losses in midday trading on Wall Street Wednesday as a sharp drop for railroad operator CSX pulled industrial companies broadly lower. ...

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___ Facebook's currency plan gets hostile reception in Congress WASHINGTON (AP) — A Facebook executive is defending the social network giant's ambitious plan to cre...

US stocks edge lower as earnings reports ramp up

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged lower as investors assessed a mixed bag of corporate earnings and economic reports. Technology companies led the broader market lower with the heavi...

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise at midday on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Major indexes are moving higher in midday trading on Wall Street as ga...

US stocks fall in early trading, extending recent losses

Technology and industrial companies helped pull stocks lower on Wall Street in early trading Tuesday, extending losses from a day earlier. The broad slide marked the third straight d...

Markets Right Now: US stock indexes are off to a weak start

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are off to a weak start on Wall Street as the market extends its...

Intel, Rio Tinto fall; Deutsche Bank, NorthStar Realty rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: Bank of America Corp., up 21 cents to $29.26 Financial stocks bucked the overall downwa...

Asian shares waver ahead of Trump-Xi meet at Osaka G-20

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were wavering in Asia on Monday as investors watched for movement in the China-U.S. trade dispute ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping planned for la...

US blacklists 5 Chinese groups working in supercomputing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is blacklisting five Chinese organizations involved in supercomputing with military-related applications, citing national security as justification for denyin...

Tech, industrial stocks surge following big gains in Europe

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose sharply in early trading on Wall Street Tuesday, following big gains in Europe, as investors got back their appetite for risk. European markets jumped aft...

Chipmakers, trade fears push stocks lower in early trading

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks fell in early trading Friday on Wall Street after a major chipmaker issued a sharp warning about how the U.S.-China trade war is disrupting a key industry. ...

Rise in price of oil pushes energy stocks, market higher

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher in midday trading Thursday on Wall Street as a rise in oil prices boosted energy companies following a suspected attack on two oil tankers in the strategic Str...

Huawei cancels laptop launch due to US ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese tech behemoth Huawei is beginning to feel the pinch by Washington’s move to ban American firms from doing business with it as it announced cancellation of th...

TV show: Black Cube hired to smear Israeli Cabinet minister

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli investigative TV show reported on Thursday that one of the country's richest men hired Israeli intelligence firm Black Cube to dig up dirt on a Cabinet minister. Black Cube...

Pentagon ends reviews of Niger ambush that killed 4 soldiers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has concluded its reviews of a 2017 ambush that left four U.S. soldiers dead in the African nation of Niger and said it found the discipline it meted out to be adequate....