Correction

NASHVILLE, Tenn | Correction: Teen-Life Sentence-Clemency story

NASHVILLE, Tenn—January 08, 2019— In a story Jan. 7 about the clemency of Cyntoia Brown, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Brown was picked up at a drive-in theater. She was picked up at a Sonic Drive-In fast-food restaurant. A corrected version of the story is below: Woman sentenced to life as teen in killing … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn | Correction: Teen-Life Sentence-Clemency story

TRENTON, N.J. | Correction: Cheaper EpiPen Rival story

TRENTON, N.J.— In a story Dec. 6 about a new alternative to EpiPen, The Associated Press reported erroneously that emergency allergy injector Auvi-Q was among products that had shortages because of an EpiPen shortage. Auvi-Q did not have shortages. A corrected version of the story is below: Generic drugmaker to sell alternative to EpiPen injectors … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J. | Correction: Cheaper EpiPen Rival story

HONOLULU | Correction: Missing Hawaii Humpbacks story

HONOLULU  — In a story Nov. 26 about a decline in Hawaii humpback whale sightings in Hawaii, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a researcher published data about the latest decline in whale sightings. The researcher has published peer-reviewed papers about this population of humpbacks in the past and has submitted a study about the … Continue reading HONOLULU | Correction: Missing Hawaii Humpbacks story

S&P 500 slides into ‘correction’ for second time this year

U.S. stocks closed lower after a shortened session Friday, bumping the benchmark S&P 500 index into a correction, or drop of 10 percent below its most recent all-time high in September. Energy companies led the market slide as the price of U.S. crude oil tumbled to its lowest level in more than a year, reflecting … Continue reading S&P 500 slides into ‘correction’ for second time this year

S&P 500 slides into ‘correction’ for second time this year

U.S. stocks closed lower after a shortened session Friday, bumping the benchmark S&P 500 index into a correction, or drop of 10 percent below its most recent all-time high in September. Energy companies led the market slide as the price of U.S. crude oil tumbled to its lowest level in more than a year, reflecting … Continue reading S&P 500 slides into ‘correction’ for second time this year

S&P 500 slides into ‘correction’ for second time this year

U.S. stocks closed lower Friday, bumping the benchmark S&P 500 index into a correction, or drop of 10 percent or more from its recent all-time high in September. Energy companies led the market slide as the price of U.S. crude oil tumbled to its lowest level in more than a year, reflecting worries among traders … Continue reading S&P 500 slides into ‘correction’ for second time this year

COLTS NECK, N.J. | Correction: Mansion Fire-Deaths story

COLTS NECK, N.J.  — In some versions of a story Nov. 21 about the death of a family of four, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of a man charged with setting fire to his own home. He is Paul Caneiro, not Caniero. A corrected version of the story is below: 4 in New … Continue reading COLTS NECK, N.J. | Correction: Mansion Fire-Deaths story

NEW YORK | Correction: Earns-Retailers story

NEW YORK— In a story Nov. 20 about retailers’ earnings, The Associated Press wrongly cited the reason for why TJX Cos.’s third quarter profits were squeezed. It was because of higher freight costs, not e-commerce costs. A corrected version of the story is below: Shoppers spend freely heading into the holidays Shoppers are spending freely … Continue reading NEW YORK | Correction: Earns-Retailers story