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This Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, photo, shows an existing home for sale in Walpole, Mass. On Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index for November is released. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
January 30, 2018 - 9:21 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose a sharply in November, lifted by a shortage of homes on the market. Standard & Poor's said Tuesday that its S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller national home price index increased 6.2 percent in November from a year earlier after climbing 6.1 percent in...
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A man looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Asian shares were lower Tuesday following Wall Street's biggest loss in more than four months. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
January 30, 2018 - 4:26 am
TOKYO (AP) — World shares skidded Tuesday following Wall Street's biggest loss in more than four months. KEEPING SCORE: The DAX in Germany lost 0.4 percent to 13,271.33 and the CAC 40 in France shed 0.3 percent to 5,506.27. Britain's FTSE 100 gave up 0.4 percent to 7,642.05. S&P 500 futures...
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A man looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Asian shares were lower Tuesday following Wall Street's biggest loss in more than four months. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
January 30, 2018 - 1:46 am
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares skidded Tuesday following Wall Street's biggest loss in more than four months. Japan's benchmark languished as the yen firmed against the U.S. dollar. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index lost 1.4 percent to 23,291.97 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng dropped 1.1 percent to 32,...
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A man looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Asian shares were lower Tuesday following Wall Street's biggest loss in more than four months. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
January 29, 2018 - 11:30 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares skidded Tuesday following Wall Street's biggest loss in more than four months. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index lost 1.4 percent to 23,286.05 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng dropped 0.8 percent to 32,693.43. South Korea's Kospi sank 1.0 percent to 2,569.94. The Shanghai...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, a man walks to work on Wall Street, near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, as losses in technology companies outweigh gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
January 29, 2018 - 10:00 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were lower Tuesday following Wall Street's biggest loss in more than four months. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index lost 0.6 percent to 23.477.26 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng edged 0.1 percent lower to 32,922.11. South Korea's Kospi was flat at 2,598.11. The Shanghai...
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Trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 5:05 pm
A broad sell-off handed the U.S. stock market its biggest loss in more than four months Monday, pulling the major indexes below their recent record highs. Technology stocks, the biggest gainers in 2017, accounted for much of the slide. Energy companies also fell as crude oil prices finished lower...
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Trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 3:51 pm
U.S. stocks were broadly lower in late-afternoon trading Monday, on course to finish modestly below the market's recent record highs. Technology stocks, the biggest gainer in 2017, accounted for much of the slide. Energy stocks also declined as crude oil prices fell. Some retailers and other...
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Trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 2:32 pm
U.S. stocks were broadly lower in afternoon trading Monday as the market eased back from its recent record highs. Technology stocks, the biggest gainer this year and in 2017, accounted for much of the slide. Energy stocks also declined as crude oil prices headed lower. Retailers and other consumer-...
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FILE - In this Monday, June 7, 2010, file photo, American Express Chairman and CEO Kenneth Chenault speaks during the New York University International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference in New York. The son of a dentist from New York's Long Island, who grew up as a black man during the height of the Civil Rights Movement, Chenault never expected to be CEO of a major company, let alone work 37 years at the same one. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
January 29, 2018 - 10:44 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Kenneth Chenault, wearing no sport coat and no tie, with a large cup of tea in front of him, fits an image of a man ready for retirement. Chenault is days away from stepping down as the chief executive officer and chairman of American Express, the credit card giant and one of the...
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The Dr. Pepper Snapple Group logo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. Keurig is buying Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc., creating a beverage giant with about $11 billion in annual sales. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 10:23 am
The major U.S. stock indexes were down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. Energy stocks also declined as crude oil prices headed lower. Banks posted solid gains as bond yields rose. Investors were weighing the latest corporate deal news,...
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