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Antron Brown races to 1st NHRA victory as team owner

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Three-time season champion Antron Brown raced to his first victory as a team owner Sunday in the Menards NHRA Nationals. Brown broke a 30-event drought, beating f...

High oil prices help Saudi Aramco earn $88B in first half

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi energy company Aramco said Sunday its profits jumped 90% in the second quarter compared to the same time last year, helping its half-year earnings reach nearly...

Veteran Indian investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala dies at 62

NEW DELHI (AP) — Veteran stock market investor and Indian billionaire Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, nicknamed India’s own Warren Buffett, died Sunday in Mumbai city, Press Trust of India news agency reported. ...

Billionaire investor dubbed 'India's Warren Buffett' dies

Stock market investor and billionaire Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, nicknamed India's own Warren Buffet, died Sunday in Mumbai, his family said. He was 62. "Rakesh-ji passed away surrounded by his fa...

Five Chinese state-owned companies, under scrutiny in U.S., will delist from NYSE

SHANGHAI/HONG KONG/NEW YORK, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Five U.S.-listed Chinese state-owned companies whose audits are under scrutiny by the U.S. securities regulator said on Friday they would voluntarily de...

Cameron Smith has claret jug and now eyes No. 1 in the world

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — British Open champion Cameron Smith has spent all week ignoring queries about reports he will be the latest to leave the PGA Tour for Saudi-funded LIV Golf. His only concern was ...

Bob Tasca III tops NHRA Funny Car qualifying at Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Bob Tasca III topped Funny Car qualifying for the second straight event Saturday in the Menards NHRA Nationals at Heartland Motorsports Park. Tasca’s Friday run o...

Salinas leads Top Fuel qualifying at Menards NHRA Nationals

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Mike Salinas led Top Fuel qualifying Friday night in the Menards NHRA Nationals at Heartland Motorsports Park. Salinas had a 3.754-second run at 323.19 mph on the...

Business Highlights: Bill's inflation impact, stock rally

___ Inflation Reduction Act may have little impact on inflation WASHINGTON (AP) — With inflation raging near its highest level in four decades, the House gave final...

Peloton cuts jobs, raises prices in bid for profitability

NEW YORK (AP) — Peloton is laying off employees and raising prices for some of its equipment as part of its latest bid to make the business profitable and free up cash. The changes ...

BC-US--Index, US

NEW YORK (AP) — Standard and Poor's Stock Indexes for Friday Close Change ...

BC-US--Stock Prices, US

New York (AP) — New York Stock Exchange closing prices Friday: AFLAC 64.030 Up ...

How major US stock indexes fared Friday 8/12/2022

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, giving the S&P 500 its first 4-week winning streak since November. The benchmark index gained 1.7% Friday, and other indexes also rose. ...

Former presidential yacht to be restored at Maine shipyard

BELFAST, Maine (AP) — A private shipyard is preparing for a painstaking stem-to-stern restoration of a floating piece of presidential history. The Sequoia is a 1925 motor yacht that ...

J&J to end sales of baby powder with talc globally next year

Johnson & Johnson is pulling baby powder containing talc worldwide next year after it did the same in the U.S. and Canada amid thousands of lawsuits claiming it caused cancer. Ta...