• Defense and aerospace companies lead US stocks higher

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Monday as software, chip makers and other technology companies climb. Defense contractors are also rising as the market bounces back from a turbulent week. Energy companies are taking modest losses.

  • New Mexico unemployment rate remains at 6.7 percent

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 6.7 percent in April, the same as March.

  • Asian shares mostly lower on Trump, Brazil worries

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly lower Friday as investor worries remained about the U.S. political turmoil over an investigation into possible Russian coordination with President Donald Trump’s campaign.

  • Asian stocks slide as Trump’s mounting woes rattle investors

    HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock benchmarks skidded lower Thursday following Wall Street’s worst day in months as Washington’s political chaos made investors more nervous about risky assets and the outlook for President Donald Trump’s business-friendly proposals.

  • Asian stocks mostly lower amid political uncertainties

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly lower on Wednesday as a rise in political uncertainties dented risk sentiment with investors keeping their eyes on developments in the White House.