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June 23, 2017 - 4:37 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Although the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed flat, U.S. stocks finished mostly higher on Friday with energy companies rebounding from earlier this week. The Dow Jones slid 2.53 (-0.01 percent) to finish at 21,394.76. The Nasdaq jumped 28.56 (+0.46 percent) to close at 6,265.25,...
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June 23, 2017 - 11:03 am
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- A Texas police officer has filed a lawsuit against Ford Motor Company, claiming that his squad car literally made him sick. Austin Police Sgt. Zachary LaHood was issued a 2011 Ford Explorer, a sport utility vehicle that's popular with police departments around the country. In...
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June 23, 2017 - 5:27 am
(LANSING, Mich.) -- Hedy Steinbart, 92, learned how to make cherry-infused vodka from her parents in Germany in the 1940s. Today, Steinbart can go to her local liquor store in Lansing, Michigan, and purchase a bottle of her own drink thanks to her 28-year-old grandson, who created Oma’s Cherry...
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June 22, 2017 - 4:32 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Another mixed day on Wall Street saw the indices give back most of their early-session gains on Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 12.74 to a close of 21,397.29. The Nasdaq climbed to 6,236.69, a gain of 2.74, while the S&P 500 dipped to 2,434.50, dropping 1.11 on...
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June 22, 2017 - 7:01 am
(NEW YORK) -- George Clooney won't have to worry about a college fund for his newborn twins. The Oscar winner just sold his tequila business with partners Rande Gerber and Michael Meldman to British company Diageo for $1 billion, ABC News has confirmed. "If you asked us four years ago if we had a...
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June 21, 2017 - 4:30 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A rough day for energy stocks pushed Wall Street lower on Wednesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day down 53.89, closing at 21,413.25. The Nasdaq gained 45.92 to a finish of 6,233.95, while the S&P 500 ended the session at 2,435.78, 1.25 lower than on Tuesday...
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June 21, 2017 - 3:44 pm
(SCOTTSBURG, Ind.) -- McDonald’s cashier Hunter Hostetler is on the lookout for the customer who started a 167-driver pay-it-forward chain at the Scottsburg, Indiana, McDonald’s where Hostetler has worked since October. “I keep looking for her, hoping I see her and can tell her what happened,”...
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June 21, 2017 - 3:00 pm
(NEW YORK) -- A number of tech company leaders made Glassdoor's list of the 100 highest-rated CEOs for 2017, but one in particular saw his stock fall. The list , released on Wednesday, uses ratings from anonymous employees to review those in charge of their own companies. The ratings are then...
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