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FILE - This July 16, 2013, file photo, shows a Wall Street street sign outside the New York Stock Exchange. Stock markets are mostly higher on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, as upbeat U.S. jobs data from a week earlier and signs of progress in the Brexit talks continued to support investor sentiment. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
July 13, 2017 - 4:57 pm
Banks and technology companies led U.S. stocks to modest gains Thursday, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average to its second record close in two days. Big retail chains and other consumer-focused stocks were among the gainers. Energy companies rose as the price of crude oil increased. Phone...
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World Team's Yoan Moncada, right, of the Chicago White Sox, bats during the first inning of the All-Star Futures baseball game, Sunday, July 9, 2017, in Miami. U.S. Team catcher Chance Sisco, left, of the Baltimore Orioles. looks on. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
July 09, 2017 - 7:23 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Houston Astros prospect Derek Fisher scored the first run and hit a two-run double Sunday to lead a well-balanced United States side past the World team 7-6 in the All-Star Futures Game. By the fourth inning the U.S. team had nine hits, one by every starter. The World team had only one...
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World Team's Yoan Moncada, right, of the Chicago White Sox, bats during the first inning of the All-Star Futures baseball game, Sunday, July 9, 2017, in Miami. U.S. Team catcher Chance Sisco, left, of the Baltimore Orioles. looks on. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
July 09, 2017 - 7:21 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Houston Astros prospect Derek Fisher scored the first run and hit a two-run double Sunday to lead a well-balanced United States side past the World team 7-6 in the All-Star Futures Game. By the fourth inning the U.S. team had nine hits, one by every starter. The World team had only one...
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FILE - This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks faded a bit from their record highs in early trading Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index was on pace to snap its longest winning streak in four years. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
June 28, 2017 - 4:58 pm
The U.S. stock market notched its biggest gain in two months Wednesday, bouncing back from losses a day earlier. Banks and other financial companies led the rally as investors bet on interest rates climbing further. Banks can make more money on lending when rates move higher. Technology companies...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo, a pedestrian walks past the New York Stock Exchange, in lower Manhattan. World stock markets were mixed on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, as momentum from Wall Street's rally faded. Investors were watching for economic data and remarks from the Federal Reserve chief to provide direction. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
June 26, 2017 - 3:40 pm
Utilities led U.S. stocks mostly higher in afternoon trading Monday as falling bond yields made high-dividend companies more attractive to income-seeking investors. Financial stocks were also headed higher. Technology companies were down the most, giving up gains from an early rally. KEEPING SCORE...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo, a pedestrian walks past the New York Stock Exchange, in lower Manhattan. World stock markets were mixed on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, as momentum from Wall Street's rally faded. Investors were watching for economic data and remarks from the Federal Reserve chief to provide direction. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
June 26, 2017 - 2:08 pm
Utilities led U.S. stocks mostly higher in afternoon trading Monday as falling bond yields made high-dividend companies more attractive to income-seeking investors. Financial stocks were also headed higher. Technology companies were down the most, giving up gains from an early rally. KEEPING SCORE...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, people walk to work on Wall Street beneath a statue of George Washington, in New York. Health care and retail companies are helping stocks climb again Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, as the market heads for its fourth gain in a row. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
June 19, 2017 - 10:08 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes drifted higher in early trading Monday, led by technology companies, to again clinch record heights. They followed the lead of European markets, which jumped after French election results raised expectations for more pro-business economic reforms. KEEPING SCORE:...
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Trader Peter Tuchman works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street, led by declines in banks and industrial companies. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
June 06, 2017 - 11:39 pm
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Wednesday following Wall Street's decline as traders looked ahead to British elections. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.8 percent to 3,128.61 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.2 percent to 26,043. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 lost 0.2 percent...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, speaks to Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Galerie des Batailles (Gallery of Battles) at the Versailles Palace as they arrive for a joint press conference following their meeting in Versailles, near Paris, France, Monday, May 29, 2017. Monday's meeting comes in the wake of the Group of Seven's summit over the weekend where relations with Russia were part of the agenda, making Macron the first Western leader to speak to Putin after the talks. (Stephane de Sakutin/Pool Photo via AP)
May 29, 2017 - 2:05 pm
VERSAILLES, France (AP) — Flexing his diplomatic muscles, French President Emmanuel Macron said he had "extremely frank, direct" talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, pushing for cooperation on Syria and against the Islamic State group but also launching an extraordinary attack on...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, a man walks to work on Wall Street, near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, as losses in technology companies outweigh gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
May 15, 2017 - 12:28 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A spurt in oil prices on Monday revived energy stocks, which have been among the year's worst performers, and helped push the Standard & Poor's 500 index to a record high. The pace for markets around the world, though, remained sluggish. For weeks, markets have made only modest...
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