Kavanaugh, Ford hearing LIVE coverage

Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday on the California professor's sexual assault allegations against the judge. Fox News is covering the live hearing, blogging all the developments. The live stream is also available on FOX Business.

On Wall Street stocks remained higher across the board, led by large tech names, including Apple, Facebook and Amazon.

Ticker Security Last Change Change %
SP500 S&P 500 3900.79 -22.89 -0.58%
I:DJI DOW JONES AVERAGES 31253.13 -236.94 -0.75%
I:COMP NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX 11388.495467 -29.66 -0.26%
AAPL APPLE INC. 137.35 -3.47 -2.46%
FB META PLATFORMS INC. 191.29 -0.95 -0.49%
AMZN AMAZON.COM INC. 2,146.38 +4.13 +0.19%

Stocks were also bolstered by a string of positive economic reports that reinforce the growing economy. Durable goods hit a six-month high, driven by an uptick in orders for aircraft. Second-quarter GDP, the final read, rose 4.2 percent, the strongest since the third-quarter of 2014.