Trade war fears stalk global markets ahead of G20 meeting
Global stock markets have started the new week on a soft note, weighed down by worries about a trade war.
US stocks inch higher as banks and industrial companies rise
Stocks reverse some of their losses from earlier in the week as smaller, U.S.-focused companies rise and energy companies climb in tandem with oil prices
How major US stock indexes fared Friday
US stocks edged higher Friday as gains from energy companies, industrial firms and smaller companies helped the market end a modest losing streak
Veteran New York Democratic Rep. Louise Slaughter dies
An aide to Rep. Louise Slaughter says the 88-year old Democratic congresswoman from upstate New York has died
Markets Right Now: Stocks end sluggish week with small gains
The stock market eked out a small gain but still ended the week lower after several days of losses.
Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing retires shy of 90th birthday
Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing, whose rags-to-riches story paralleled the spectacular rise of the Asian financial center, is retiring as chairman of his sprawling conglomerate and handing control to his eldest son
Asian stocks decline, with trade, US politics in focus
Asian stock markets fall on caution over U.S. plans to slap tariffs on imports
End of an era: Toys R Us is going the way of stickball NEW YORK (AP) — For decades, children ran down the sprawling aisles of Toys R Us in awe of the Barbies, the bikes and other toys laid out in front of them. Parents lined up for the latest Christmas fad, even if it meant standing in the rain.
Markets Right Now: Stocks end mostly lower on Wall Street
Stocks are ending mostly lower on Wall Street as losses in consumer products companies and basic materials makers outweigh gains elsewhere including technology.
Blue Apron plans to bring its meal kits in stores
Blue Apron, which ships boxes of raw food to subscriber's doorsteps, wants to start selling its meal kits in stores