Sunday, September 23, 2018

Small-company stocks shine on ho-hum day

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks hardly moved Friday as the market wrapped up a solid week. Smaller companies rose...

US stocks edge higher, led by banks and smaller companies

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slightly higher Friday as banks climb but retailers and big-dividend stocks slide. The...

Outside the huddle: Gavin King

By JOSH BURRIS Gavin King is a 6-foot-1, 163-pound senior on Bluffton’s football team. He plays quarterback and defensive back for the Tigers. King has...

Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Technology Writer CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as...

Closed ports, lost power: How storm could hurt area economy

By PAUL WISEMAN, TOM KRISHER and CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Business Writers WASHINGTON (AP) — Ports are closing. Farmers are moving hogs to high ground. Dealers are...

The Apple Watch is inching toward becoming a medical device

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Technology Writer CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is trying to turn its smartwatch from a niche gadget into a lifeline to better...

Job openings reach record levels, and so does quitting

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers advertised the most jobs on record in July, and the number of workers quitting their...

Faith based movie’s world premiere at Decatur’s ABCinema

A faith based film, “Healed by Grace 2” will have its world premiere at Decatur’s ABCinema from Sept. 21-26. The feature was filmed in Fort...

Iran looks warily to China for help as US sanctions resume

By JON GAMBRELL Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — It’s hard not to see China wherever you look in Iran. From Chinese goods flooding markets to...

Is a personal loan for you?

By SARAH SKIDMORE SELL AP Personal Finance Writer Personal loans have surged in popularity, due in part to increasing consumer confidence and a growing array of...