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SAN DIEGO | Sales are brisk as Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6 billion

SAN DIEGO — The Mega Millions lottery may see a streak of jackpot rollovers end as it heads toward a record $1.6 billion drawing on Tuesday. As more tickets sell, chances grow that at least one buyer will pick all six winning numbers. That would stop the streak of 25 rollovers, most recently on Friday … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | Sales are brisk as Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6 billion

SAN FRANCISCO | Wells Fargo’s profit rises to $6 billion in latest quarter

SAN FRANCISCO — Wells Fargo, still haunted by multiple scandals, reported higher earnings in the third quarter Friday but still fell short of what analysts were looking for. Wells saw its earnings jump to $6 billion from $4.5 billion in 2017’s third quarter, although last year the bank had to set aside $1 billion for … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Wells Fargo’s profit rises to $6 billion in latest quarter

NEW YORK | Citigroup profit rises to $4.6 billion, beats Street views

NEW YORK — Citigroup said Friday that its third-quarter profits rose 12 percent from a year earlier, as the banking conglomerate was able to cut expenses and benefited from lower taxes. The New York-based bank earned $4.62 billion in the third quarter, up from $4.13 billion a year ago. Citi earned a profit of $1.74 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Citigroup profit rises to $4.6 billion, beats Street views