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US economy showing signs of life after slow start to year

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after…

 

Stocks fall sharply as banks, tech sector take a beating

Wall Street rode another wave of selling Monday that sent U.S. stocks…

 

Stocks slip as oil skids 6 percent, hitting energy companies

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks fell Monday as the price of oil…

 

US stocks notch worst day of year as Greek crisis escalates

NEW YORK — Fears that Greece's troubles could spread through the global…

Twitter’s twists and turns — can it keep flying?

NEW YORK — The Pope is on Twitter, along with the Dalai…

Obama cautions that change may be slow to come to Cuba

Tempering his historic Cuba policy shift with a dose of realism, President…

Virgin America shares jump in public-trading debut

Virgin America made a successful takeoff in its public trading debut Friday.…

Big slump is no cause to ditch stock market

After more than five years of stock market gains, investors could be…

Dow tops 17,000 after strong jobs report

The Dow Jones industrial average topped 17,000 for the first time Thursday,…

Yahoo stock surges in anticipation of Alibaba IPO

Yahoo is benefiting once again from its stake in China's hottest Internet…

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba gears for US IPO

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group said Sunday that it will go public…

A strong February wipes out S&P 500's January loss

After two months of trading, the stock market is back where it…

Risky deals costing University of California millions

The financially strapped University of California system is losing about $6 million…

Stocks rise on Wall Street after 3 days of losses

U.S. stocks rose for the first time in four days Tuesday following…

Decline in US stock market moderates

Shaky economies and currencies in emerging markets are fueling a global sell-off…

Twitter is powerful, but where are the profits?

It can help overthrow dictators. But can it make money? Protesters famously…

Stock market sets record after Fed keeps stimulus

The stock market hit a record high Wednesday as investors cheered the…

Technical glitch halts Nasdaq trading for 3 hours

A mysterious glitch halted trading on the Nasdaq for three hours Thursday…

Obama urges regulators to enact Wall Street rules

Three years after President Barack Obama signed a sweeping overhaul of lending…

Burroughs, beats and more available in “Charles Gatewood's Greatest Hits”

Charles Gatewood is primarily a photojournalist. Yet during his 45-year career, he…