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August 20, 2017

NEW YORK — Six months into her tenure as head of the Small Business Administration, Linda McMahon sees a split among small business owners — they are increasingly optimistic, she says, but many are held back by their inability to get loans or find the right workers for jobs that are…


Truck stop to locate in Gold Rock as crime crackdown continues

August 18, 2017

The Gold Rock Inn on Interstate 95 will be demolished at the end of the year to make way for a large, upscale truck stop just in time for the arrival of CSX's major train-to-truck terminal.

That's the word coming out of a meeting this week between state and local officials to discuss the fate of…


Stocks tumble to worst loss in three months

August 18, 2017

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks plunged Thursday as losses for Cisco Systems hurt technology companies while Wal-Mart declined after its latest quarterly report. Banks also dropped as bond yields and interest rates sank for a second day.

It was the second-worst day for stocks this year, which has seen…


Home construction slumps in July

August 17, 2017

WASHINGTON — Homebuilders pulled back sharply on construction of apartment complexes in July, causing housing starts to tumble to a three-month low.

The Commerce Department said Wednesday that housing starts fell 4.8 percent in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.16 million.…