Wall Street was higher in late morning trading on Monday, boosted by technology shares and as defense stocks rose after a multi-billion dollar arms deal between the United States and Saudi Arabia.
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U.S. stocks moved higher in early trading Friday, extending the market's modest gains from the day before.
Opponents are praising a decision to suspend deliberations on the proposed financial rescue of Ohio's two nuclear plants, even as Akron-based FirstEnergy continues to push for the deal.
A sizable majority of rural Americans backed Donald Trump's presidential bid, drawn to his calls to slash environmental rules, strengthen law enforcement and replace the federal health care law.
About 85,000 coffee presses are being recalled because they can simply break during normal use, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.
While President Donald Trump takes off on his first foreign trip – a week-long tour of the Middle East and Europe – he will meet first with the United States’ greatest regional ally in the fight against terror, Saudi Arabia, which has shown increasing confidence in the U.S. economy under Trump.
Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate dropped another tenth of a point in April, hitting 3 percent after dropping to 3.1 percent in March and 3.2 percent in February, the state's Labor Department said in a report Friday.
Ford is pumping $350 million into a plant outside of Detroit where a new transmission for fuel-efficient vehicles will be built.
U.S. stocks ended up but well off the session highs on Friday after two new reports related to a U.S. federal investigation into possible coordination between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign renewed concerns about his political future.
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke discusses he state of the U.S. economy, Federal Reserve policy and the impact of President Trump’s policies.
Asian stocks meandered Friday following an overnight recovery on Wall Street, though investor optimism was tempered by U.S. political uncertainties and a crisis brewing in Brazil.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the European Union will need mechanisms to deal with new rules in post-Brexit Britain that might distort competition.
U.S. stock indexes edged higher in early trading Thursday a day after the market posted its biggest single-day loss in eight months.
Brazilian federal police are searching the office and homes of a top senator and presidential contender.
Making good on a campaign promise, the Trump administration is informing Congress that it intends to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico.
A Miami company is recalling 6,000 pounds (more than 2,700 kilograms) of cheese from California stores because of possible bacterial contamination.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Washington Gov.
Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars.
U.S. stocks closed modestly higher Thursday, recouping some of the ground they lost a day earlier.