Stocks close slightly higher; Dow, S&P up 0.1%

Wall Street kicked off the new week with very modest gains as investors brace for a slew of economic reports, including a key jobs report Friday, that could shed fresh

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Yellen: Fed to move ‘cautiously’ on rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday the central bank will move cautiously as it weighs interest rate hikes in light of a weak global economy and stubbornly low inflation, raising questions about whether policymakers will make a move this

SunEdison shares tumble 55% on bankruptcy filing fears

Shares of renewable power firm SunEdison plummeted 55% Tuesday as it teetered on the edge of bankruptcy amid slumping oil prices and swirling questions over the company’s accounting practices. SunEdison faces a “substantial risk” of bankruptcy, according to the U.S.

Yellen’s speech in New York pulls stocks out of early dive

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index both closed at 2016 highs Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen pulled stocks out of an early slump when she said the central bank will move cautiously on

Consumer spending posts scant Feb. increase, personal income growth slows

U.S. consumer spending posted a tiny gain for the third straight month in February while income growth slowed sharply. Consumer spending edged up 0.1% in February, matching similar lackluster gains in January and December, the Commerce Department reported Monday. Personal

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China takes control of global silver prices

China has been an unofficial price-setter for most metals over the past decade. And this week, the country became an official participant in setting prices for one of the world’s most important precious metals markets. That’s the London Bullion Market

Hopes of business-friendly reforms in India fade

Even as India shines as a rare bright spot in a sluggish global economy, the country’s business-savvy prime minister is watching his popularity wane. Narendra Modi swept into power in May 2014 on the strength of a charismatic personality and

Chinese stocks plunge more than 6%

China’s Shanghai composite index plunged more than 6% Thursday — its biggest one-day drop in a month — amid ongoing fears about the health of the world’s second largest economy. The benchmark dived 6.4% to 2,741.25, days before finance ministers

Global markets rally as Japanese stocks surge 7% on extra stimulus hopes

European and Asian markets rallied Monday as Japanese stocks surged after dismal growth data raised hopes of extra stimulus from Tokyo. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index rebounded from a 5% dive last week to surge 7.2% to close at 16,022.58, its

Europe racks up billions in deals with Iran now that sanctions are lifted

Europe is racking up billions in deals with oil-rich Iran as its president, Hassan Rouhani, makes a goodwill tour less than two weeks after the lifting of international sanctions on the Islamic Republic. Iran is looking to boost its economic ties

Chinese stocks dive more than 6% as oil falls

China’s benchmark index plunged more than 6% Tuesday, after a renewed slump in oil prices kept investors on edge about the global economy. The Shanghai composite index dived 6.4% to 2749.79 — its lowest close since Dec.1, 2014 — continuing

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PARTYSLATE AND STAR OF BROADWAY’S HAMILTON IN CHICAGO, MIGUEL CERVANTES, HOSTED EXCLUSIVE CONCERT DINNER PARTY

Star of Broadway’s Hamilton in Chicago, MIguel Cervantes, performs at an exclusive concert hosted by PartySlate. PartySlate, a new website connecting people planning larger-scale parties with top-tier event professionals and venues, hosted the ultimate party to celebrate the closing of

Arab & American Youth Anti-Terrorism Org. Launches “PeacePals: BFFs Beyond Borders”

WASHINGTON, DC – 21 Feb, 2017 – American and Arab lead youth counter-terrorism organization, Defeating Islamic Radicalization and Extremism (DIRE) today announces ‘PeacePals: BFFs Beyond Borders’ (PPBBB), its newest solution based, ‘soft power’ long-term strategic youth program aimed at sowing

Houston Texas house buyers Inc – Selling a home has never been so easy

HOUSTON, TX – 21 Feb, 2017 – Selling a house “as is” without any repair in Houston Texas has never so simple. Let us show you how to sell your house quickly in Houston Texas. Houston Texas house buyers Inc

Introducing the NEW APTalaska.com (browsers need to get out more..)

PORT TOWNSEND, WA – 21 Feb, 2017 – Alaska Power & Telephone is excited to announce our redesigned website www.aptalaska.com is now live. The simplicity and ease of navigation that comes with the fresh new look and feel is more

TJG Digital Signs’ Digital Drive Thru Menu Boards Meet the High Demands of QSR Chains Nationwide

Widely trusted and one of the most recommended digital signage supplier – TJG Digital Signs’s Drive Thru Menu Boards are not only attractive, but they are also very easy to use. Due to their smart and efficient designs, their long-term

Updated: AppStreet Games announces Amazing Acrosplat Game

On March 9th, 2017, AppStreet Games invites you to join a colorful cast of adorable pain blobs as they follow their dreams and set out to join the circus in the amazing AcroSplat! The journey won’t be easy: spikes, buzzsaws

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