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A rally in energy stocks doesn’t lift market
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks paused Tuesday, closing moderately lower after five straight days of gains. DuPont and energy companies rose sharply, but the overall market was weighed down by health-care stocks, especially biotechnology companies. Investors remain mostly in standby mode, with the closel...
By Ken Sweet The Associated Press FULL STORY
IMF downgrades forecast for world and emerging market economies
LIMA, Peru — China’s slowdown and tumbling commodity prices will push global economic growth this year to the lowest level since the recession year 2009, the International Monetary Fund predicted Tuesday. In a report Tuesday in advance of the IMF-World Bank annual meetings here this week, the f...
By Joshua Goodman Paul Wiseman The Associated Press FULL STORY
Twitter debuts ‘Moments’ feature to highlight top stories
NEW YORK — Twitter on Tuesday launched a new feature called “Moments” that helps highlight the top stories being tweeted. The feature will showcase top stories being discussed, even if you don’t follow the tweeters. It can be found by tapping a lightning bolt icon tab on the site or app. It...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
UAW threatens strike in contract talks with Fiat Chrysler
DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union is threatening to go on strike against Fiat Chrysler after its membership rejected a tentative contract deal with the company. In a statement, Fiat Chrysler said Tuesday that it received a strike notice from the union, and that it continues to work toward r...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Coffee combo: Peet’s buying Stumptown Coffee Roasters
PORTLAND, Ore. — Peet’s Coffee & Tea is buying the popular premium coffee company Stumptown Coffee Roasters, bringing the once independent brand more into the mainstream. Terms of the deal announced Tuesday were not disclosed. Stumptown, based in Portland, Oregon, was started in 1999. Investme...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
European data sharing pact with U.S. ruled invalid
LUXEMBOURG — Facebook and thousands of other companies could find it vastly more complicated to do business in Europe after a court ruled that personal data sent to U.S. servers is potentially unsafe from government spying. Some 4,500 companies have long been able to store users’ personal data ...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Microsoft unveils new Surface laptop, other updates
NEW YORK — Microsoft is doubling down on its Surface devices business, unveiling a new laptop Tuesday alongside an updated tablet. Even as Microsoft has positioned the Surface as a laptop replacement, it’s making a separate Surface laptop model, the Surface Book. Microsoft says it’s for scien...
The Associated Press FULL STORY

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