Posted 1:36 AM 7/28/2014
Global tensions don't dent enthusiasm for stocks
NEW YORK (AP) The stock market continues to show resilience, despite a series of worrying global events.
The S&P 500 continued to set new record highs last week, driven by investors' optimism over the growth of (More)...
Posted 10:05 PM 7/27/2014
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution.
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Posted 12:22 AM 7/28/2014
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) Coal from Appalachia rumbles into this port city, 150 railroad cars at a time, bound for the belly of the massive cargo ship Prime Lily. The ship soon sets sail for South America, its 80,000 tons of coal destined for power plants and factories, an export of American energy (More)...
Posted 1:31 AM 7/28/2014
As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off polluting fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution. Here are five things to know about the issue:(More)...
Posted 2:04 PM 7/25/2014
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) 07/25/14 -- Harte Hanks (NYSE: HHS), a leading marketing services organization that partners with top brands to establish deeper relationships with its customers and prospects, is scheduled to release its second quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, July 31 (More)...
Posted 1:37 PM 7/24/2014
30 industrials 17073.50 down 13.13 or -0.08 percent
20 transportation 8456.64 down 11.90 or -0.14 percent
15 utilities 560.12 up 1.41 or 0.25 percent
65 stocks 6085.46 down 2.75 or -0.05 percent
Posted 1:26 AM 7/25/2014
After much movement, stocks end where they began
NEW YORK (AP) It's been a mixed week for stocks, and the major indexes ended roughly where they began Thursday, despite more than 3 billion shares being traded on the New York Stock Exchange.
Investors had a busy (More)...
Posted 11:39 AM 7/24/2014
MIAMI (AP) Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan, Close said her HealthCare.gov account showed several different subsidy amounts, varying as much as $180 (More)...