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SINGAPORE | World stocks mixed, shrugging off risks after US midterms

SINGAPORE — World markets were mixed on Thursday after the U.S. midterm elections quelled fears of a drastic shift in policies. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany’s DAX fell back, losing 0.3 percent to 11,548.69 and the CAC 40 in France slipped 0.2 percent to 5,127.63. Britain’s FTSE 100 gained 0.2 percent to 7,128.18. Wall Street … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World stocks mixed, shrugging off risks after US midterms

NEW YORK | The Latest: No. 1 Nadal through to US Open quarterfinals

NEW YORK— The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Rafael Nadal is back in the U.S. Open quarterfinals after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-3, 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-4. The defending champion will next face No. 9 seed Dominic Thiem. That will be a rematch of Nadal’s victory in the French … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: No. 1 Nadal through to US Open quarterfinals

NEW YORK | Walmart beats all around, with e-commerce sales rebounding

NEW YORK — Walmart is reporting better-than-expected profit and revenue for the first quarter with rebounding e-commerce sales. Revenue at Walmart stores opened at least a year rose 2.1 percent, the company said Thursday, also surprising Wall Street. It’s an encouraging report from Walmart, which like other retailers is looking at new ways to compete … Continue reading NEW YORK | Walmart beats all around, with e-commerce sales rebounding