investment

Dow Jones industrials cross 27,000 points for first time
Mark Lennihan/AP Photo, File
July 11, 2019 - 6:55 pm
By Alex Veiga (AP) — A turbulent day on Wall Street ended in the record books Thursday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed above 27,000 for the first time and the S&P 500 index hit another all-time high. The milestones came on a day when the S&P 500 briefly moved above 3,000 for the...
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New spaceflight technologies could reshape the global economy on a level not seen since the internet.
Joe Raedle/Getty Images via CNN
April 29, 2019 - 8:07 pm
By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business (CNN) -- New spaceflight technologies could reshape the global economy on a level not seen since the internet. That's what some in the industry and on Wall Street are saying, at least. And a growing number of analysts say it's time for mainstream investors to get in...
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FILE - In this March 6, 2018 file photo, Oprah Winfrey attends The Museum of Modern Art's David Rockefeller Award Luncheon honoring Oprah Winfrey at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York.
Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File
February 26, 2019 - 8:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Oprah Winfrey stands to see the value of her investment in Weight Watchers shrink after the company said it hasn't signed up as many subscribers as it hoped this winter and expects its profits to suffer. Weight Watchers International's stock tumbled more than 30 percent in after-...
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FILE - This Tuesday, July 19, 2016, file photo shows the Google logo at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo, File
February 13, 2019 - 8:53 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google plans to invest more than $13 billion this year on new and expanded data centers and offices across the U.S. CEO Sundar Pichai announced the news in a blog post Wednesday , emphasizing the company's growth outside its Mountain View, California, home and across the...
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The Philadelphia Housing Authority cut the ribbon on its new headquarters on Tuesday, marking a major milestone in a $600 million  investment in North Philadelphia, that is the centerpiece of community change.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
January 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Housing Authority cut the ribbon on its new headquarters on Tuesday, marking a major milestone in a $600 million investment in North Philadelphia that is the centerpiece of community change. Located at Ridge Avenue and Jefferson Street, this five-...
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Stock market
Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
January 18, 2019 - 12:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the government shutdown now approaching the one-month mark, experts can point to the impact it is having on the economy. When people don't have money, they tend not to spend. Mark Stehr, associate professor of economics at Drexel University, says that has an...
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FILE- In this May 11, 2017, file photo, members of a design team at Cirque du Soleil demonstrate use of Microsoft's HoloLens device in helping to virtually design a set at the Microsoft Build 2017 developers conference in Seattle.
AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File
November 27, 2018 - 4:45 pm
(AP) — Wall Street investors are enamored with a newly emergent tech company. It has nothing to do with posting selfies or finding a soul mate. The company is instead making billions of dollars selling cloud-computing and other technical services to offices around the world. Say hello to Microsoft...
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Ocean resort
Ashley Wolf
Steve Tawa
November 05, 2018 - 1:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Atlantic City's credit rating has been upgraded from default territory to slightly less junky, but it still has a way to go to reach stability. Moody's Investor Service says the improved rating reflects the recent health of the casino industry, and ongoing efforts by...
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Feb 1, 2016; Springfield, MO, USA; Tommy Skinner, left, and Roger Marler, both linemen for PAR Electrical Contractors, ground power lines to prevent any possible feedback so tree limbs can be cut away from the lines and power restored.
Andrew Jansen/Springfield News-Leader via USA TODAY NETWORK
David Madden
October 13, 2018 - 12:33 pm
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A local utility is making a multimillion-dollar investment in the future of people who want to work in the industry. Atlantic City Electric is putting up $6.5 million to fund a six-year partnership with three vocational technical schools and four workforce...
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A lot on the list requesting Keystone Opportunity Zone status.
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Pat Loeb
July 16, 2018 - 8:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Anyone who's dined at Fette Sau, had a drink at Frankford Hall or danced at Johnny Brenda's understands why Forbes magazine named Fishtown "the hottest neighborhood in the country." So it seems an odd place for the city to request tax-exempt status for 62 properties...
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