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Stocks Edge Higher; S&P 500 Heads for Another Week of Gains

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks edged higher in midday trading on Friday as solid gains from health care companies offset a sliding technology sector. The index is headed for a fourth straight weekly gain, even after some volatility during the week caused by a swing...
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US Stocks Fall After 3 Straight Days of Gains

Stocks edged lower in midday trading Tuesday, weighed down by a mixed batch of company earnings and another decline in bond yields. Financial sector stocks accounted for much of the selling as investors reac...
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Walters: Newsom Now Owns DMV’s Woes

Another day, another plan to make the state Department of Motor Vehicles something other than the agency Californians love to hate. Dan Walters CALmatters On Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom releas...