(Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended up on Tuesday, with each of the three major indexes posting their best one-day percentage gains in over a week, as lawmakers' comments on tax reform and the debt ceiling
The Hinds County Sheriff’s Dept. is investigating the second carjacking in less than 24 hours.
At press conference at state Capitol Tuesday, actress, clergy, others call for removal of state flag
Tour operator says safety is a "priority", two years after 30 Britons were killed at a beach resort.
LG Electronics plans plans to open a new auto parts plant in Hazel Park and hire 292 new employees in Michigan.
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Chevron Corp Chief Executive John Watson will step down by the end of next month and likely be replaced by Vice Chairman Mike Wirth, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters
Dow Jones Industrials High: 21,912.83 Low: 21,738.13 Close: 21,899.89 Change: +196.14 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2452.51 +24.14 NYSE Index: 11,805.28 +86.01 Nasdaq Composite Ind
WASHINGTON - The Latest on Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (all times EDT): 5 p.m. Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, is apologizing for posti
DENVER (AP) — Colorado will not offer an online map of oil and gas pipelines in the wake of a fatal house explosion blamed on a gas leak, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday, citing concerns about
There is a simple reason why Nevada does not have a lottery where a person can head to the local local convenience store to try their luck with Powerball, Mega Millions or any other lottery game.
The ambitious expansion project is in a new category of sports-focused, mixed-use developments that are appearing around the country.
MONTREAL - The country's two largest railways are calling for federal investments to boost the rail capacity of Vancouver's North Shore,despite moving large quantities of grain last year. Canadian Na
Darden Restaurants Inc. has begun laying off Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen headquarters workers in Irving, Texas and moving some to Orlando. Cheddar’s filed a layoff notice with the state of Texas
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Coty Inc., down $1.84 to $17.71 The beauty products company disclosed a smaller quarterly profit than investors had expect
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A ski resort owner accused last year of massive fraud involving foreign investors’ money will not contest the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges against hi
With a government in turmoil, it may seem an unusual time to form a new hedge fund. But Adam Capital is off to a running start.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday rejected former Jefferies Group mortgage bond trader Jesse Litvak's request to stay out of prison while he appeals his second conviction and two
UPPER DARBY, Pa. - The Latest on the crash of a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Federal investigators have been examining the scene of an overnight commuter ...
The 62-year-old bastion of American alternative journalism is ending its weekly print edition.
Family bank has suspended afternoon tea in a cost cutting measure.
Family bank has suspended afternoon tea in a cost cutting measure.
Highlights at the close Tuesday at world financial market trading. Stocks: S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 14,984.96, up 33.08 points Dow _ 21,899.89, up 196.14 points S&P 500_ 2,452.51, up 24.14 points
The average value for the Canadian dollar on Tuesday was 79.67 cents US, up 0.15 of a cent from Monday. The U.S. dollar was at C$1.2552, down 0.23 of a cent. Pound ...
TORONTO - Award-winning photojournalist Boris Spremo, a blue-eyed charmer who captured intimate and surprising moments from world leaders and average citizens alike, has died. The retired newsman die
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended up on Tuesday, with each of the three major indexes posting their best one-day percentage gains in over a week, as lawmakers' comments on tax reform and the debt
Canada Bond yields for Tuesday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets): One-month: 0.69% (0.69%) Three-month: 0.74% (0.735%) Six-month: 0.93% (0.90%) One-year: 1.155% (1.115%) Two-year: 1.269% (1
Teams made up of the best IOD sailors in the world, gathered all the way from Norway to Manhattan yacht clubs and prepared to sail to success amidst the spruce lined archipelago of Maine islands.
OTTAWA - Personal and political divisions over ballistic missile defence were on clear display Tuesday, as a group of parliamentarians gathered on Parliament Hill to discuss the threat posed by ......
Mississippi Power says it's entitled to earn more money; others say it would be overcharging consumers.
Bullets are exempt from the state's 7-percent sales tax during the tax holiday. But some of the other items you may think are exempt actually aren't. &nb
A General Services Adminstration contract for information technology, telecommunication and infrastructure services has been awarded to Harris Corporation.
A new medical-diagnostic device made out of paper detects biomarkers and identifies diseases by performing electrochemical analyses -- powered only by the user's touch -- and reads out the color-coded
The decision by Cabot Oil & Gas to file a counter-suit against two plaintiff law firms goes against the bias towards settling litigation out of court. It's a reputational risk, but the company's mana
REGINA - Saskatchewan is adding more police positions, giving other officers more power and will lobby for a crackdown on young offenders to try to tackle growing crime rates, especially ...
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were trading higher on Tuesday, with each of the three major indexes on track for their best one-day percentage gains in over a week, as investors responded positively to lawma
A vision at the age of 21comes to fruition at 44 as Bonnie Sue's Coffee Shop opens in Byram.
Acclaimed actor and Mississippian to be honored at Screen Actors Guild Awards Ceremony.
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Chevron Corp Chief Executive John Watson will step down by next month and likely be replaced by Vice Chairman Mike Wirth, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.
BRASILIA/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil's plan to privatize power holding company Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras SA could help lure investment into the industry rather than simply help cut the bud
(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's failure to clinch a $9 billion takeover of the Texas utility Oncor prompted S&P Global Ratings on Tuesday to say the billionaire's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is no longer at
Selling Fiat Chrysler’s top brand might raise $23 billion But it would leave an emaciated rump and mean that Sergio Marchionne’s last lap would be a dismal one.
The U.S. Navy launched the expeditionary sea base Hershel 'Woody' Williams from the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in Norfolk, Va., last Friday.
THE Cagayan de Oro City Government wants the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to open its doors to foreign telecommunication companies to solve the city’s slow internet connection. City
TORONTO - A major Ontario labour reform bill is being tweaked but so far is seeing no significant changes to key parts, including a controversial phase-in of a $15 minimum ......
Chinese investment in London commercial property has more than trebled since before Britain voted to leave the EU.
MONTREAL - A group that defends the French language is urging the Quebec government to do more to enforce Bill 101 as the 40th anniversary of the landmark language law ...
Panera Bread will start listing the amount of added sugar and calories on the cups for seven drinks, including cola and iced teas. The move is the latest by the company to appeal to Americans who are
HALIFAX - He was first detected July 30 in the cold, dark waters off Shelburne, near Nova Scotia's southwest tip. He turned up a week later in Mahone Bay and has ...
Six new stores, including the area’s first American Soul and Windsor Fashion, are opening at Florida Mall.NYX Professional Makeup and luggage maker Roncato are also opening the first stores in this
Calgary International Airport has apologized for moving parking stalls reserved for those with disabilities and setting up a Lexus marketing campaign in their place. The pavement in the parking spots
TORONTO - An immigrant doctor doing medical training in the United States can keep his Canadian citizenship even though he had spent far fewer days in Canada than normally required ...
MONTREAL - Canada's two newest astronauts are already looking beyond the International Space Station as they begin two years of intense basic training. Joshua Kutryk points out that Canada is committ
A couple of prominent fantasy sports websites are combining after RotoGrinders completed the purchase of Fantasy Insiders.
The Opportunity to Work Act, introduced several months ago in the California Assembly, would require businesses to offer extra hours to employees before hiring new ones - and create myriad problems in
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday imposed new North Korea-related sanctions, targeting Chinese and Russian firms and individuals for supporting Pyongyang's weapons programs, but stop
OTTAWA - In Canada's it's not just about building it so they will come, it appears making it free also plays a role. More than 14 million people streamed through the ...
The Atlanta Falcons' new stadium, set to debut this week, will certainly top the list of pro sports stadiums.
Slovenian football champions Maribor made it to the UEFA Champions League for the third time in the club's history after eliminating Israeli champions Hapoel Be'er Sheva in the last qualifyin
Below is a roundup of major events on Tuesday, 22 August:
Slavic culture will be in focus as the 29th Nights in Old Ljubljana Town, the biggest street festival in the Slovenian capital, opens on Thursday. The organisers have promised to showcase Slavic musi
The Days of Poetry and Wine festival will get under way in the north-eastern town of Ptuj on Wednesday to bring four days of readings, concerts, exhibitions, debates, workshops and wine tastings.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida police officer fatally shot a man who authorities say was waving a gun around in a backyard. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports it happened Tuesday. Daytona
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — No raging forest fires trapped people. The telecommunications system didn’t crash. There were only a few traffic jams. Tourists spent money in restaurants and brewpubs, and
The man charged with helping to negotiate Britain's free trade deals around the world post-Brexit has said the agreements can help improve global security. Crawford Falconer, w
Bea Wain, one of the last surviving singers of prominence from the big band era who began performing on the radio when she was only 6 and remained a stage presence for decades, has died. Wain died
The city of Los Angeles sought Tuesday to join a legal battle against President Trump’s Department of Justice over conditions requiring police to cooperate with immigration enforcement officials
After keeping rookie star Cody Bellinger out of the lineup the last three games, the Dodgers are “leaning toward” placing him on the disabled list as he recovers from spraining his right ankle
President Trump’s son-in-law and advisor Jared Kushner arrives in Israel on Wednesday in the latest U.S. effort to revive long-stalled Middle East peace talks, but at a time when progress may be
Tiger Woods has threatened to sue a celebrity smut site and the as-yet-unidentified person who stole and leaked nude photos of ex-girlfriend Lindsey Vonn and a full-frontal image of the pro golfe
For Susan Park, the last six months have been torture. Her daughter Elaine, 20, has been missing since Jan. 28, when she was last seen leaving her ex-boyfriend’s house in Calabasas. On Feb. 2, h
Poland Spring, the country's bestselling bottled water, is "a colossal fraud," according to a class-action lawsuit.The lawsuit, filed last week in Connecticut, alleges that instead of spring water