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Phone And Bank Stocks Push Indexes Higher; Dow At Record

Phone And Bank Stocks Push Indexes Higher; Dow At Record

Stocks posted slight gains, sending the Dow Jones industrial average to another record, helped by shares of telecommunications companies such as Verizon, Sprint and AT&T

Trump: Japanese Mogul Pledges $50 Billion US Investment

Trump: Japanese Mogul Pledges $50 Billion US Investment

After meeting with Donald Trump on Tuesday, Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son said he would invest $50 billion in the United States and "commit" to creating 50,000 new jobs

Money for Trump Tower security part of stopgap spending bill

Money for Trump Tower security part of stopgap spending bill

The president-elect, retired coal miners and truckers are among issues addressed in a must-pass stopgap funding measure to keep the government from shutting down

Merkel Is Last Of Obama's Key European Allies Still Standing

Merkel Is Last Of Obama's Key European Allies Still Standing

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is the last of President Barack Obama's key European allies still standing

US Factory Orders Up 2.7 Percent In October

US Factory Orders Up 2.7 Percent In October

Orders to U.S. factories rose in October by the largest amount in 16 months but a key category that tracks business investment posted an anemic gain