Rates mixed at weekly US Treasury auction

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction, with the rate on three-month bills unchanged and the rate on six-month bills falling to their lowest point in two weeks.

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G-III Apparel and Kimberly-Clark fall; Sprint surges

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday:

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell moderately on Monday as investors took a break after four weeks of gains that brought the market to record highs. Energy companies fell more than the rest of the market as the price of oil took another turn lower.

Markets Right Now: Stocks end lower after 4 weeks of gains

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):

Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were posting moderate losses in afternoon trading Monday as investors took a break after four weeks of gains that brought the market to record highs. Energy companies fell more than the rest of the market as the price of oil took another turn lower. Yahoo fell after Verizon Communications announced it would buy most of Yahoo's internet businesses for $4.83 billion.

Report: 'Brexit' move raises risks to US financial stability

WASHINGTON (AP) — Britain's decision to quit the European Union has elevated the risks to U.S. financial stability, though they remain moderate, U.S. Treasury Department experts say.

Starbucks shuffles management; new role for Americas head

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is shuffling its management, including a new role for the executive who headed its flagship Americas unit for eight years.

Get Started: OSHA penalties rising nearly 80 percent Aug. 1


As Fed meets, no rate hike is expected until late this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — On again. Off again.

AMC makes final $1.2B bid for Carmike Cinemas

NEW YORK (AP) — AMC Theatres is making its final bid for Carmike Cinemas Inc., offering to buy the movie theater operator in an approximately $1.2 billion deal including debt.

Japan sees trade surplus in June as imports drop 19 percent

TOKYO (AP) — Japan posted a better-than-expected trade surplus in June, as imports fell nearly 19 percent, outpacing a more modest decline in exports.

Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports

NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports, each citing a single unnamed source.

ABLE accounts help people with disabilities save

A new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people with disabilities: ABLE accounts.

China imposes anti-dumping duties on Japan, Korean, EU steel

BEIJING (AP) — China's Ministry of Commerce said Sunday that it has imposed anti-dumping duties on steel imports from Japan, South Korea and the European Union.

Trump, by Trump: Ivanka Trump's dress in the spotlight

NEW YORK (AP) — It was a moment the head of any fashion label hopes for: A presidential candidate's daughter wears the brand's dress as she introduces him to accept the nomination. The speaker was Ivanka Trump, the sleeveless studded sheath came from her own line, and the candidate she spoke about was her father.

Ivanka Trump

Series off attacks may lead mall owners to increase security

NEW YORK (AP) — Attacks such as the one in a Munich shopping mall and at a nearby McDonald's Friday may lead mall owners to increase their security or even persuade global brands to focus expansion plans on the U.S. rather than Europe.

Southwest Airlines still dealing with delays after outage

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest passengers endured a third straight day of canceled and delayed flights as the airline struggled to resume normal operations on Friday.

US rig count up 15 this week to 462

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 15 this week to 462.

Boom times for big US airlines: $3.9 billion in 2Q profits

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Compared with their checkered track record, major airlines are enjoying boom times.

American Airlines

Appeals court rejects lawsuit against Wal-Mart directors

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit filed against key directors at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. that claimed they allowed and concealed alleged bribery in the company's Mexico division.

APNewsBreak: Volkswagen has emissions-cheating fix ready

DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen's plan to fix most of its 2-liter diesel engines that cheat on emissions tests includes a computer software update and a larger catalytic converter to trap harmful nitrogen oxide, and it may not hurt mileage or performance, according to dealers who were briefed by executives on the matter.

Fiat Chrysler recalls about 410K vehicles for wiring trouble

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 410,000 vehicles worldwide because a wiring problem can cause them to move slowly.

Markets Right Now: US stocks post 4th weekly gain in a row

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):

18 states see significant job gains, but unemployment rises

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates ticked up noticeably in six states in June, even as employers continued to add jobs and the hiring outlook improved.

Serious boating accident on Lake George

After disputes, Dem stars turn their convention positive

Democratic delegates begin convention with mix of optimism, skepticism

FBI investigating hack involving Democratic National Committee emails

Cohoes assemblyman previews Democratic National Convention

Victim's dad: shut down Justice Center

Saratoga Springs police look for scammer who promised but didn't deliver

Mom of slain Florida teen warned son of nightclub shootings

Gov. Cuomo directs state agencies to conserve energy

Piece of 9/11 history gets permanent Fulton County home