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How major US stock indexes fared on Friday

Retailers and smaller US companies jumped again Friday as they continued to report strong third-quarter results, but technology companies and other big U.S. corporations couldn't add to the previous day's gains
Updated: 5 hours ago
Retailers rise again, but tech leads other US stocks lower

Retailers rise again, but tech leads other US stocks lower

US stock indexes finish lower as technology companies return some of the previous day's gains
Updated: 5 hours ago

Shares of online styling service Stitch Fix has flat debut

Shares of online clothing service Stitch Fix jump 14 percent in their stock market debut after the company raised $120 million in an initial public offering
Updated: 5 hours ago

Report shows Takata recall still moving slowly

A new report issued Friday says auto companies have replaced only 43 percent of potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators, even though recalls have been under way for more than 15 years
Updated: 5 hours ago
Defense lawyer calls witness at FIFA bribery trial 'liar'

Defense lawyer calls witness at FIFA bribery trial 'liar'

A lawyer for one of the South American soccer officials charged in a corruption case involving the sport's governing body is calling a key witness a "serial liar."
Updated: 6 hours ago
EU leaders warn broadening of Brexit talks could be in doubt

EU leaders warn broadening of Brexit talks could be in doubt

European Union leaders warned Britain Friday that it must do much more to convince them that Brexit talks should be broadened to cover future relations and trade from next month onward
Updated: 9 hours ago
VA exploring idea of merging health system with Pentagon

VA exploring idea of merging health system with Pentagon

The Department of Veterans Affairs is exploring merging its health system with the Pentagon's as part of its effort to expand private health care
Updated: 10 hours ago
Climate talks wrap up with progress on Paris rulebook

Climate talks wrap up with progress on Paris rulebook

Global talks on curbing climate change wrapped up Friday, with delegates and observers claiming progress on several key details of the 2015 Paris accord
Updated: 10 hours ago
Sen. Hatch to Dems saying tax cuts are for rich: 'Bull crap'

Sen. Hatch to Dems saying tax cuts are for rich: 'Bull crap'

A debate between two senators over whether Republican tax cuts are aimed at helping the rich escalated into raised voices, interruptions and an un-senatorial cry of "bull crap."
Updated: 11 hours ago

Saudi-led forces "extract" 2 French journalists from Yemen

France's foreign ministry said the Saudi-led coalition "extracted" two female French journalists from war-torn Yemen on Thursday
Updated: 12 hours ago