Tag: Financial markets

New star shines atop East Peoria bluff in memory of couple

EAST PEORIA, Ill. — It is an East Peoria story. Andrew...
US stock indexes veer lower in afternoon trade; oil rises

U.S. stocks indexes veered lower in afternoon trading Thursday, giving up early gains. Health care companies and banks accounted for most of the losses,...
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The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 11:45...
European Central Bank keeps stimulus measures on track

FRANKFURT, Germany — With the eurozone economy showing strong growth, the European Central Bank left its interest rates and stimulus measures unchanged Thursday as...
As Bitcoin, other currencies soar, regulators urge caution

NEW YORK — The public's interest in all things bitcoin and efforts by entrepreneurs to fund their businesses with digital currencies is starting to...
Global stock markets drop after Fed rate hike

LONDON — Global stock markets fell Thursday as traders digested a series of interest rate decisions from around the world, notably the U.S. Federal...
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CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela's cash-strapped government has quickly settled a lawsuit filed by a state-run Chinese company, making good on an unpaid bill and...
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WHITE PLAINS — A suburban New York town supervisor charged in a controversial stadium financing case has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in...
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U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday as gains among grocery stores and other consumer-focused companies outweighed losses in financial stocks. ...
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NEW YORK — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday: ...

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