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September 23, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Farmers across the United States will soon begin receiving government checks as part of a billion-dollar bailout to buoy growers experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump’s trade disputes with China.

But even those poised for big payouts worry it won’t be enough.…

Farm Aid

September 23, 2018

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration on Saturday proposed rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance.

Federal law already requires those seeking green cards and to prove they will not be a burden — or…

Immigration Public Benefits

September 22, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Juggling a suddenly hot-potato Supreme Court nomination and midterm-election jousting, President Donald Trump flubbed facts across a broad front over the past week.

His comments about nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser betrayed a misunderstanding of how the process works. His claim…

Fact Check Week

September 22, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The Washington Post. Time Magazine. The Atlantic. The Village Voice. The Los Angeles Times. All American media icons, all bought by billionaires in the past half decade. Some are thriving. One died. On the rest, the jury’s still out.

Still, for beleaguered news organizations the…

Media Billionaires

September 22, 2018

In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, thousands of people in the Carolinas are still waiting to return to their homes. Those who have are assessing the damage.

Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimates insured wind and storm surge losses for Florence between $1.7 billion and $4.6 billion.…

Tropical Weather Homeowners Q A

September 22, 2018

As homeowners in the Carolinas recover from Florence, it’s important they know how insurance may or may not help.

Damage to a property from wind is covered under a standard homeowners policy. Damage from flooding covered by a separate policy, typically purchased from the federal government.

Many…

September 21, 2018

Dow Jones Industrials

High: 26,769.16

Low: 26,680.37

Close: 26,743.50

Change: +86.52

Other Indexes

Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2929.67 —1.08

NYSE Index: 13,236.44 +11.33

Nasdaq Composite Index: 7986.96 —41.28

NYSE Amer Composite: 2687.75 +12.30

Russell 2000 Index: 1712.32 —7.87

Wilshire 5000…

September 21, 2018

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Hendrick Motorsports and Hooters have reached a three-year agreement to extend the restaurant chain’s primary sponsorship of Chase Elliott’s No. 9 Chevrolet for three races per year in NASCAR’s Monster Energy Cup Series.

The contract covers the 2019-2021 seasons. Hooters joined…

September 21, 2018

Consumers can now freeze their credit for free under a new federal law.

A credit freeze restricts access to your credit file, essentially halting anyone from opening any new credit in your name. The rules used to vary by state, but previously it could cost up to $10 to put a freeze in place. That…

Credit Freeze Free

September 21, 2018

Wall Street capped a milestone-setting week Friday with a mixed finish for the major U.S. stock indexes and the second all-time high in two days for the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

An afternoon sell-off erased modest gains for the S&P 500 that had the benchmark index on track to eke out its own…

Financial Markets Wall Street
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