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Commentary: M. Ray Perryman: The Fed is taking largely unseen but essential action

The inevitable and unavoidable result of the extraordinary measures taken to curb the tragic health effects of the coronavirus has been a strong shock...

The economy and the virus: furloughs spread, housing disrupted

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Wednesday related to the global...

Wall Street ticks up amid unsettled trading around the world

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ticked higher in morning trading on Wall Street Wednesday. Maybe this time it will last.Trading remained unsettled around the...

Wall Street’s rally fizzles as oil prices suddenly plunge

NEW YORK (AP) — A big rally on Wall Street suddenly vanished Tuesday, undercut in part by another plunge in the price of oil. The...

Mnuchin: additional $250 billion sought for small businesses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration will seek an additional $250 billion to support a program designed to help small businesses keep workers employed...

Rx for worried investors

Investors unnerved by stock market gyrations and the COVID-19 pandemic have a possible safe haven: the industry developing treatments and vaccines against the virus....

Global stock rally zooms into Day 2 on hopes for virus peak

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were climbing on Wall Street Tuesday as markets around the world piled on even more gains following their huge...

Insurers, banks cut customers some slack during outbreak

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Tuesday related to the global...

Businesses wait for word, money after applying for SBA loans

NEW YORK (AP) — Small business owners hoping for quick loans from the government were in a holding pattern Monday — waiting on their...

Texas’ small-business owners tap patience and experts to navigate coronavirus relief options

April 6, 2020Kevin Richie anticipated a busy March for his Austin-based lighting rental company. After all, it was time for the city's annual South...

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How it happened: Inside Biden’s search for a running mate

By JULIE PACE, DAVID EGGERT and KATHLEEN RONAYNE Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Gretchen Whitmer wanted out.The Michigan governor had caught the interest...

What to Know: Budget time, COVID housing and ‘If I Had a Hammer’

Trini Lopez, a singer and guitarist who gained fame for his versions of “Lemon Tree” and “If I Had a Hammer” in...

Fort Worth Council approves contract for COVID housing

The Fort Worth City Council approved a $9.3 million proposal to turn unused hotel space into permanent supportive housing for people impacted...

Court upholds murder sentence of ex-cop who shot Black teen

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas appeals court has upheld the murder conviction and 15-year sentence of a white ex-police officer who fatally...