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At the time, U.S. authorities say, Mickelson owed Walters a gambling debt, and Walters had a hot stock tip: buy shares in the food company Dean Foods Co. Four days later, Mickelson owned $2.4 million worth of Dean Foods shares, …
NEW YORK (AP) — Hefty gains for energy and technology companies helped U.S. stocks set more records Monday. Drugmakers announced two major deals worth about $20 billion and smaller-company stocks climbed after the Senate …
WASHINGTON — With stock price indexes setting record highs, many investors have been keeping a wary eye on the markets. Have stocks risen too far, too fast? Are they destined to fall from here? And what might happen if prices …
(Washington) -- Federal policy in the wake of two mass shootings in the United States this fall was the subject of a U.S. Senate Judiciary hearing Wednesday. Iowa Senator Charles Grassley chaired the hearing, which concerned the …
ELKO — Every year during Elko County Fair and Livestock Show, a stock horse show where working cow horses compete is presented between races to people in the grandstand. For more than a week, Nevada-owned horses are shown by …
Bump stocks are cheap, legal accessories that can be installed on a semi-automatic rifle. Replacing a traditional stock and pistol grip, bump stocks use a rifle’s recoil to allow a user to fire more rapidly without seeming to pull the trigger for …
Economics Arkansas hosted a luncheon at Verizon Arena on January 11, for the first- and second-place winners of the Fall 2016 session of the Stock Market Game, an investment simulation program for students in grades 4-12. The junior …
The board of directors of BB&T Corp. declared Monday a quarterly cash dividend of 33 cents on its common stock. The dividend is payable Dec. 1 to shareholders registered as of Nov. 10. The bank had about 789 million shares of common …