• Asian stocks mixed as trade disputes worry investors

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Friday as investors were still wary over trade disputes between China and the U.S. as well as between the U.S. and Europe that could hurt corporate profit and jobs. Some markets were making slight rebounds but unable to make up their...

  • Trump jabbed first, and now world hits back in trade fight

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from around the globe and threatening to hit tens of billions of dollars in Chinese products. Now, the world is punching back. The European Union is set Friday to slap tariffs on $3.4 billion...

  • Asian stocks down as multiple trade disputes worry investors

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks fell Friday following Wall Street losses overnight as investors were still wary over trade disputes between China and the U.S. as well as between the U.S. and Europe that could hurt corporate profit and jobs. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225...

  • APNewsBreak: Meadowlands plans sports betting near NYC

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Meadowlands Racetrack plans to bring legal sports betting to New York City's doorstep next month. Jeff Gural, who manages the northern New Jersey track, tells The Associated Press that he plans to begin offering sports betting July 15. That's...

  • Intel CEO out after consensual relationship with employee

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned after the company learned of what it called a past, consensual relationship with an employee. Intel said Thursday that the relationship was in violation of the company's non-fraternization policy, which applies to all managers....

  • Federal study: Chemicals toxic below recommended EPA levels

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — A federal study says the chemicals a West Virginia factory used to make non-stick products are dangerous at levels well below those recommended by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. News outlets report the federal Agency for Toxic Substances and...

  • Lawmakers seek investigation of Interior boss' land deal

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers called for an investigation Thursday into U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's involvement in a land deal with the chairman of an energy services company that does business with his agency. A foundation created by Zinke and run by his wife,...

  • Colorado Springs sales tax rise for fifth consecutive month

    Wayne Heilman, The Gazette
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    Consumer spending in Colorado Springs continued in April at the moderate pace it has maintained throughout 2018, the latest sales tax numbers from the city show. Sales tax collections for May, based on transactions in April, rose 4.2 percent from May 2017 to $12.8 million....

  • Hard Rock casino installs big guitar with misspelled word

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The soon-to-open Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City had to work quickly to fix a misspelling on a 30-foot-tall (9-meter-tall) guitar installed this week. The sign, modeled after a Gibson Les Paul guitar, was put up Thursday morning without officials...

  • Chevrolet goes after Jeep Grand Cherokee with new Blazer

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    DETROIT (AP) — Because these days you can't have too many SUVs, General Motors is bringing back the Chevrolet Blazer. Only this time it's not a thirsty and boxy truck like its predecessor, one of the original SUVs that was sold from the 1982 through 2005 model years. SUVs based on...

Like us on Facebook