Financial Markets

GOP, White House prepare to roll out tax cuts

Sep 26, 2017

White House and congressional Republicans finalizing a tax plan that would slash the corporate rate while likely reducing the levy for the wealthiest Americans

Global stocks lower as investors watch US-N. Korea tensions

Sep 26, 2017

Global stocks are lower as investors watch US-North Korea tensions and look ahead to a speech by the chief American central banker

GOP, White House eye deep cuts to corporate tax rate

Sep 26, 2017

White House and congressional Republicans finalizing a tax plan that would slash the corporate rate while likely reducing the levy for the wealthiest Americans

US stock indexes fall as weak tech stocks overshadow market

Sep 25, 2017

U.S. stock indexes fell on Monday after losses for technology companies overshadowed gains for energy producers and elsewhere

World shares mixed as focus turns to world elections

Sep 25, 2017

World shares are mixed as investors turn their attention to global politics and evaluate weekend election results from Germany and New Zealand

Financial Services

Republicans make desperate bid to save health care bill

Sep 25, 2017

Republican opposition to the last-ditch GOP health care bill is swelling to near-fatal numbers

After German vote, Europe can turn to patching euro's flaws

Sep 24, 2017

Germany's national election will be the starting gun for a renewed debate on how to fix longstanding flaws in how the euro currency is set up

Note to Texas, Florida: Insurance fights over Sandy rage on

Sep 23, 2017

Hundreds of families swamped by 2012's Sandy still fight with government over flood payouts

Energy leads US stocks indexes to a mostly higher finish

Sep 22, 2017

A listless day on Wall Street finished with U.S. stock indexes mostly eking out small gains Friday, as gains for energy, phone and industrial companies offset losses elsewhere

AP FACT CHECK: Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute

Sep 22, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute

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