Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 1:40pm
U.S. stock indexes are lower Thursday afternoon as consumer companies and industrial companies fall. Bond yields are climbing to their highest levels since May. That's helping send bank stocks higher, since they'll earn more from lending as interest rates rise. It's also sending high-dividend stocks like utilities and real estate companies lower as bonds become more appealing to investors seeking income.
James MacPherson and Blake Nicholson, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 1:40pm
Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and driving trucks, military Humvees and buses moved in Thursday to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they had camped to block construction.
Lisa Lerer and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 1:40pm
Seeking to lash Hillary Clinton to her husband's sprawling post-presidential empire, Donald Trump accused the couple of turning to corruption to enrich themselves while in public service. Michelle Obama boosted Clinton at a North Carolina rally, meanwhile, as the candidate cheered her on.
Qassim Abdul-Zahra and Joseph Krauss, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 1:12pm
Iraqi forces explored a network of tunnels and uncovered a bomb-making facility on Thursday in a village near Mosul that was recently retaken from the Islamic State group, offering a glimpse of the challenge they will face as they move closer to the city.