News  /  Biz  / 

Markets

DJIA 26,492.21 -69.84
NASDAQ 8,007.00 14.00
S&P500 2,915.56 -3.81

Most Recent

Australian judge imprisons 2 men for Airbnb guest's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 1:12am

An Australian judge sentenced two men to prison on Wednesday over the fatal beating of their Airbnb guest who owed rent.

Fed seems poised to raise rates for a 3rd time this year

Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 1:06am

The Federal Reserve is set Wednesday to raise interest rates for a third time this year and possibly modify the likely direction of rates in the months ahead.

Senate panel to hear from internet execs on privacy policies

Marcy Gordon, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 1:02am

The Trump administration is hoping Congress can come up with a new set of national rules governing how companies can use consumers' data that finds a balance between "privacy and prosperity."

Asian markets rally ahead of expected US Fed rate hike

Annabelle Liang, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 12:43am

Asian markets rose on Wednesday as traders awaited a third interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve for this year.

Former Israeli PM Barak to chair medical marijuana company

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 12:41am

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak has been appointed chairman of an Israeli medical marijuana company.

San Francisco's new transit terminal closes over beam crack

Paul Elias, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 12:29am

The so-called "Grand Central of the West" is closed out of safety concerns after workers discovered a crack in a support beam of the $2 billion transit terminal that opened just last month.

Navajo Tech gets $1M for new workforce training center

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:12pm

More than $1 million is being awarded to Navajo Technical University to build a training center to help displaced workers from the energy sector develop new skills.

Kavanaugh pal has written about own drunken escapades

Stephen Braun, Jeff Horwitz and Brian Witte, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:27pm

Mark Judge spent decades mining his recollections and writing books and articles full of semi-confessional details about the suburban Maryland prep school he attended with future Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Now, though, Judge's memory has drawn a blank.

Wife of Malaysia's ex-PM arrives for questions in 1MDB case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 8:33pm

The wife of Malaysian former Prime Minister Najib Razak arrived Wednesday at the anti-graft agency for questioning over alleged theft and money laundering involving the 1MDB state investment fund.

Clouds on horizon as trade wars, debt weigh on Asia's growth

Elaine Kurtenbach, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 8:09pm

Trade conflicts, rising debt and the potential impact from rising interest rates in the U.S. will likely dampen growth in the coming year, the Asian Development Bank said Wednesday in an update of its regional economic outlook report.

CBS taps media industry veteran Parsons as interim chairman

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:19pm

CBS says it has named media industry veteran Richard Parsons as interim chairman of the board as the company moves to reshape itself following the ouster of longtime chief Les Moonves.

Bill overhauling songwriter royalties heads to Trump's desk

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:31pm

Legislation to substantially overhaul the way music is licensed and songwriters compensated for songs online is being sent to the president's desk for his signature.

Environmental, tribal groups ask PUC to reconsider Line 3

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:11pm

Environmental and tribal groups asked Minnesota regulators on Tuesday to reconsider their approval of Enbridge Energy's plans to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota.

Rochester firm wins $1M NY clean energy contest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:41pm

A Rochester firm that makes a product that makes trucks more energy efficient has won a $1 million state competition.

Prosecutors: Chinese citizen arrested in Chicago for spying on U.S. engineers, including defense contractors, for China

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:35pm

Prosecutors: Chinese citizen arrested in Chicago for spying on U.S. engineers, including defense contractors, for China.

Into the fold? What's next for Instagram as founders leave

Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:23pm

When Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger sold Instagram to Facebook in 2012, the photo-sharing startup's fiercely loyal fans worried about what would happen to their beloved app under the social media giant's wings.

US attorneys general discuss social media privacy concerns

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:12pm

A meeting between top state law enforcement officials and Attorney General Jeff Sessions about how the government can safeguard the privacy of social media users ended Tuesday without a decision on whether to investigate.

'America's Got Talent' finale gives boost to NBC

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:09pm

"America's Got Talent" ended its summer run last week with the most-watched entertainment programs on television since May, although its popularity dipped this summer.

Kavanaugh classmate who wrote of partying goes silent

Stephen Braun, Jeff Horwitz and Brian Witte, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 2:51pm

Mark Judge spent decades mining his recollections and writing books and articles full of semi-confessional details about the suburban Maryland prep school he attended with future Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Now, though, Judge's memory has drawn a blank.