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US Stocks Waver As Investors Back Away From Industrials

US Stocks Waver As Investors Back Away From Industrials

US stock indexes wobble as investors sell industrial companies and other stocks that stand to benefit from faster economic growth

Hawaii bill would ban licenses for some foreign fishermen

Hawaii bill would ban licenses for some foreign fishermen

A proposal in the Hawaii Legislature has the potential to cripple the state's commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found foreign fishermen confined to boats and living in subpar conditions

Lawmakers renew push for drilling in Alaska wildlife refuge

Lawmakers renew push for drilling in Alaska wildlife refuge

Petroleum drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge wasn't a consideration under President Barack Obama, but it's getting renewed attention under the new administration

Plight of company towns: finding a new identity

Plight of company towns: finding a new identity

Company towns like Peoria, Illinois, have long relied on major employers to provide generations of locals with jobs and give the cities their central identity

US Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Edges Up To 4.16 Percent

US Average 30-year Mortgage Rate Edges Up To 4.16 Percent

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week, continuing a holding pattern that has prevailed this month