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NEW YORK | Technology companies inch higher, but US indexes are mixed

NEW YORK  — U.S. stock indexes are slightly higher Wednesday morning as technology companies continue to climb. Retailers are falling, with Dick’s Sporting Goods taking sharp losses after it reported slower sales than analysts expected. The S&P 500 index is on track for its fourth gain in a row. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index … Continue reading NEW YORK | Technology companies inch higher, but US indexes are mixed

European Central Bank keeps stimulus measures on track

FRANKFURT, Germany/December 14, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —With the eurozone economy showing strong growth, the European Central Bank left its interest rates and stimulus measures unchanged Thursday as it looks ahead to the delicate matter of ending its bond-purchase program next year. The Bank of England also left its key rate unchanged at 0.5 percent amid uncertainty … Continue reading European Central Bank keeps stimulus measures on track

Rudisha withdraws from world championships with thigh injury

NAIROBI, Kenya/July 31, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Olympic 800-meter champion and world-record holder David Rudisha withdrew from the world championships on Monday after straining a thigh muscle in a training session in Kenya. The double world and Olympic champion said an MRI scan on the right-leg injury showed it would not heal in time for the … Continue reading Rudisha withdraws from world championships with thigh injury