Uber will no longer force victims of sexual assault into private arbitration
Walmart likely to take Flipkart public in as early as 4 years
Donald Trump now wants to save ZTE and everyone's confused
Sterling steadies before BoE rate decision
Dow Jones Closes at Record High, Notches All-Time Intraday High
15 July 2017, 12:52 | Melanie Burgess
Target jumped 4.8 percent after raising its second-quarter forecasts, citing higher sales and customer traffic. The Nasdaq Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) closed up 67.87 points, or 1.10% to 6,261.17, with shares of Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) hitting a record high. Big-dividend stocks like utilities and real estate companies rose as bond yields fell.
Thursday's action left the Nasdaq composite ahead almost 2% for the week and tracking toward its best weekly finish since late May.
The Dow is up 1,875.14 points, or 9.5 percent.
Modest gains by technology companies and banks are leading US stock indexes slightly higher in midday trading on Wall Street.
At least 7 pilgrims killed in Kashmir
So far, more than 1.5 lakh pilgrims have visited the cave shrine , which is located in the mountainous region of south Kashmir . Before that at around 8:30 pm terrorists started firing at a police auto which was stationed at a security check-post.
NASDAQ measures a number of indices reflecting the reaction of USA's high tech markets and business environments on the country's political and economic developments which have an impact on high tech markets. A rise in technology stocks boosted the Nasdaq.
The Russell 2000 is up 12.98 points, or 0.9 percent.
Fatal Airbag Explosion Triggered by a Hammer
Over 42-million vehicles from more than a dozen automakers have been recalled due to defective Takata airbag inflators. Honda said the vehicle's registered owners had received at least 12 recall notices but never got recommended repairs.
Charles Manson murders getting the Tarantino treatment
According to IndieWire , Tarantino, who's reportedly already written the script , will also serve as the director. Jackson , who's starred in four of Quentin's eight movies and contributed to two others, will also take part.
Audi A8 to debut tonight
Rear passengers will get a new foot massaging feature and every powertrain will come standard with a 48-volt mild hybrid system. In terms of exterior design , the new Audi A8 takes its inspiration from the Prologue concept that was showcased back in 2014.
Camp Lejeune-based service members killed in MS plane crash
Anyone who happens to find debris or something they believe may be related to the crash should call authorities at 1-800-ATF-GUNS. Leflore County Sheriff Ricky Banks told The Associated Press that officials were still searching for bodies after nightfall.
Court To Rehear Charlie Gard's Case
This has triggered a debate over who knows best for a baby's health. "I did my job", he said. Speaking outside the hospital, Yates said: "He's our son, he's our flesh and blood".
Questions linger days after fatal military crash
Seven of 16 service members who died in the crash of a transport plane were part of a special operations unit, the U.S. James said all the families had been notified but the names of the victims would not be released for a few days.
Strong Demand Expectations To Lift Oil Prices
West Texas Intermediate crude , the US benchmark, fell 2.6 percent to $44.32 a barrel as of 7:58 a.m.in NY on Friday. The producers elected in May to extend their curbs through March 2018, as the oil market has yet to stabilize.