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A man walks past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a Hong Kong local bank Thursday, March 28, 2019. Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday, following a slip on Wall Street, as investors watched the continuing trade talks between the U.S. and China.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
March 28, 2019 - 3:26 am
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower on Thursday following a decline on Wall Street, as investors awaited a resumption of trade talks between the U.S. and China. Japan's Nikkei 225 lost 1.6 percent to 21,033.76 and the Shanghai Composite index sank 0.9 percent to 2,994.94. Australia's S&...
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A man walks past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a Hong Kong local bank Thursday, March 28, 2019. Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday, following a slip on Wall Street, as investors watched the continuing trade talks between the U.S. and China.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
March 28, 2019 - 12:28 am
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday, following a slip on Wall Street, as investors watched the continuing trade talks between the U.S. and China. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 1.5 percent in early trading to 21,049.94, while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 recouped earlier losses...
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March 27, 2019 - 6:41 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Some of the world's biggest companies are back to oppose a range of new Texas legislation they say is discriminatory, two years after Apple, Facebook and other Fortune 500 companies banded together with gay rights activists in defeating the state's "bathroom bill" targeting...
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March 27, 2019 - 4:25 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Fortune 500 companies are joining gay rights activists in opposing several Texas bills they say are discriminatory after banding together to help defeat the state's transgender "bathroom bill" in 2017. Corporate giants including Facebook and Google are among the businesses...
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FILE- In this March 5, 2019, file photo trader Peter Tuchman works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, March 27. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
March 27, 2019 - 2:08 pm
Technology and health care companies drove a broad slide in U.S. stocks Wednesday afternoon, erasing some of the market's solid gains from a day earlier. The sell-off, which followed a wobbly start for the market, put the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track to end the month with a loss. The yield...
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FILE- In this March 5, 2019, file photo trader Peter Tuchman works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, March 27. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
March 27, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Technology and health care companies drove a broad slide in U.S. stocks early Wednesday afternoon, erasing the market's solid gains from a day earlier. The sell-off, which followed a wobbly start for the market, put the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track to end the month with a loss. The yield...
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An investor monitors share prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Wednesday, March 27, 2019. Shares were mixed in Asia early Wednesday after U.S. stocks finished broadly higher on Wall Street, erasing modest losses from a day earlier. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
March 27, 2019 - 8:39 am
BANGKOK (AP) — Stocks markets turned lower Wednesday amid concerns about an impasse in the Brexit process, slowing trade and global growth. Britain's FTSE 100 declined 0.2 percent to 7,183 as British lawmakers sought ways forward in Brexit after a defeat of Prime Minister Theresa May's proposed...
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An investor monitors share prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Wednesday, March 27, 2019. Shares were mixed in Asia early Wednesday after U.S. stocks finished broadly higher on Wall Street, erasing modest losses from a day earlier. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
March 27, 2019 - 2:44 am
BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday after U.S. stocks finished broadly higher on Wall Street, erasing modest losses from a day earlier. Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 0.2 percent to close at 21,378.73 while the Shanghai Composite added 0.4 percent to 3,008.58. Hong Kong's Hang Seng...
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Investors monitor share prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Wednesday, March 27, 2019. Shares were mixed in Asia early Wednesday after U.S. stocks finished broadly higher on Wall Street, erasing modest losses from a day earlier. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
March 27, 2019 - 1:16 am
BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday after U.S. stocks finished broadly higher on Wall Street, erasing modest losses from a day earlier. Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 0.4 percent to 21,344.93 while the Shanghai Composite added 0.8 percent to 3,020.52. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0...
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FILE- In this March 18, 2019, file photo trader Gordon Charlop, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, March 25. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
March 27, 2019 - 12:24 am
BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia early Wednesday after U.S. stocks finished broadly higher on Wall Street, erasing modest losses from a day earlier. Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 0.5 percent to 21,328.88 while the Shanghai Composite added 0.6 percent to 3,013.57. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added...
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