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  • PASSINGS: Richard B. Scudder, Barton Biggs

    PASSINGS: Richard B. Scudder, Barton Biggs
    Richard B. Scudder Co-founder of MediaNews Group Richard B. Scudder, 99, co-founder and former chairman of MediaNews Group Inc., the nation's second-largest newspaper company, who also helped invent a process allowing newsprint to be recycled, died...
  • Gas prices keep inflation tame, push confidence to four-year high

    Gas prices keep inflation tame, push confidence to four-year high
    Falling energy and gas prices helped keep inflation in check last month and also pushed consumer confidence to a four-year high, according to two reports Friday. The good news helped mitigate a stock market slump earlier in the day after investors...
  • Stocks tumble on renewed worries about Europe

    Stocks tumble on renewed worries about Europe
    Stocks lightened their losses but still are deeply in the red this morning amid fear that Europe’s lingering economic crisis is entering another dangerous phase. Concern that Spain may need a bailout spooked investors worldwide as the country&...
  • Stocks rise on latest European rescue plan

    Stocks rise on latest European rescue plan
    Stock markets around the world roared higher Friday after European policymakers made their latest move to ease the continent’s debt crisis. Lawmakers agreed to pump money into troubled banks directly from the continent’s bailout fund rather...
  • Dow falls nearly 300 points on fear of Europe debt deal blow-up

     
    U.S. stocks were pounded for a second day as Europe's government-debt crisis took yet another turn for the worse. The Greek prime minister’s surprise call for a national referendum on the country’s European bailout plan triggered selling in...
  • Stocks in danger of falling through autumn lows

     
    The only encouraging thing to say about global stock markets in recent weeks was that most still were above their autumn lows. But after last week's plunge, stocks are much closer to falling through those lows -- which would be......
  • U.S., European markets up after Kim Jong Il's death

     
    European and U.S. markets are shrugging off the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il after Asian markets earlier reacted negatively....
  • Google's profit shortfall may cast more doubt on tech sector

     
    Google Inc.’s miss on first-quarter earnings was exactly what the struggling tech-stock sector didn’t need. Shares of the Internet search titan plunged to a six-month low of $547 in after-hours trading Thursday, down 5.4% from $578.51 at the...
  • Google shares plunge after earnings miss target

     
    Wall Street showed no mercy to Google Inc. after the Internet search titan came up short on first-quarter earnings. The stock slumped $47.81, or 8.3%, to $530.70 by the closing bell on Friday, ending near its low for the session.......
  • Could Google's earnings feed doubt across the tech world?

     
    Google's earnings fell short of what analysts were expecting on Thursday, sending shares in the tech giant sinking to a six-month low in after-hours trading. But while the lower than expected performance from Google marked just the fifth time in the...
  • Gold, silver surge as dollar keeps sliding; stock market rallies on

     
    Another trading day, same basic formula: The dollar sinks, gold and silver surge, and the stock market thinks it’s all good. A weak report on U.S. first-quarter economic growth gave currency traders another reason to push the battered dollar lower.....