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Can anything stop the stock market’s relentless rise?

By STAN CHOE and MARLEY JAY AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — It’s been 365 days since the Dow Jones industrial average first crossed 20,000,...

Toys R Us to close 182 stores

By  ANNE D’INNOCENZIO and MICHELLE CHAPMAN AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Toys R Us, a nostalgic favorite even as many shoppers moved to Amazon...

US stock indexes move higher in late-afternoon trading

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Retailers and consumer goods companies led U.S. stock indexes higher in late-afternoon trading Friday, on track to end the week...

Drone rescue off Australian beach heralded as world-first

By ROD McGUIRK Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A flying drone has dropped a flotation device to two teens caught in a riptide in heavy...

US stock indexes move higher in late-afternoon trading

By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Retailers and consumer goods companies led U.S. stock indexes higher in late-afternoon trading Friday, on track to end the week...

Maybe next time: Cities see failed Amazon bids as trial runs

By COREY WILLIAMS Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — For some of the 200-plus cities knocked out of the running for Amazon’s second headquarters, the effort may...

Red Lobster’s plan: Kitchen upgrades, small-plate dishes

By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — What’s on the menu for Red Lobster’s future? Delivery, online ordering and snack-friendly dishes, such as...

Tax law gives unexpected break to farmers who sell to co-ops

By STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Key senators and farm groups are trying to fix a provision in the federal tax overhaul that gave...

Sony disc plant in Terre Haute laying off 375 workers

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A western Indiana disc plant has told the state it’s laying off 375 workers there beginning in March. Sony DADC...

Tax law brings big paper losses, long-term gains to US banks

By KEN SWEET AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Big U.S. banks have been reporting billions of dollars in paper losses this month as they...