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  • Delegates hold up signs and cheer on the second day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 26, 2016 in Philadelphia.

    In the city where the Founding Fathers declared independence, Democrats crowned Hillary Clinton as the first woman presidential nominee of a major party.

  • PHILADELPHIA _ Chemtura Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $34 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 47 cents per share. Chemtura shares have dropped 0.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • PHILADELPHIA _ Republic First Bancorp Inc. on Thursday reported net income of $1 million in its second quarter. The bank, based in Philadelphia, said it had earnings of 3 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • PHILADELPHIA— Hillary Clinton accepts nomination for president with' determination and boundless confidence in America's promise'.

  • PHILADELPHIA _ Radian Group Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $98.1 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 40 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • From their suites at the Ritz-Carlton hotel, the finance hub at this week's Democratic convention, and at the event's auxiliary swanky parties, supporters of Hillary Clinton are sounding the alarm about Trump's break with decades of presidential campaign tradition. Moishe Mana, a top fundraiser for Clinton, has offered to give $1 million to the charity of...

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Facebook is once again getting pushy about how people message one another. Two years ago, the social-media giant forced its users to adopt its Messenger app for direct communication, a change it enforced by deactivating messages in the main Facebook app and steering users to the app. There was an uproar; some users thought Messenger violated their...

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly earnings on Wednesday, hurt by lower film division sales, but managed to beat Wall Street expectations due to growth in its business services and high-speed internet units. Shares of the largest U.S. cable and high-speed internet provider were up about 1.1 percent at $67.92 in afternoon...

  • Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton addresses the Democratic National Convention via a live video feed from New York during the second night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 26, 2016.

    On a historic night, the Democratic convention had two missions.

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly earnings on Wednesday, hurt by lower film division sales, but managed to beat Wall Street expectations due to growth in its business services and high-speed internet units. Second-quarter revenue rose 2.8 percent to $19.27 billion from a year earlier and slightly exceeded the analysts'...

  • WASHINGTON— Donald Trump encouraged Russia on Wednesday to find and make public missing emails deleted by his presidential opponent, Hillary Clinton, setting off an instant debate over hacking and his urging of a foreign government to meddle in American politics. Mike Pence, took a different tack and warned of "serious consequences" if Russia interfered in the...

  • PHILADELPHIA— President Barack Obama says' deeply pessimistic vision' of America at GOP convention is' not the America I know'.

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, hurt by lower film division sales, but managed to beat Wall Street expectations due to growth in its business services and high-speed internet units. Second-quarter revenue rose 2.8 percent to $19.27 billion from a year earlier and slightly exceeded the analysts' average...

  • NEW YORK— Comcast's second-quarter profit slipped because of fewer movie hits from its NBCUniversal film-and-TV arm, but it posted big gains in internet customers and its smallest video losses for a second quarter in at least a decade. While the number of traditional TV customers overall have been slipping— down about 2 million customers over the past three...

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Comcast Corp reported a 5 percent drop in quarterly profit on Wednesday, hurt by lower film division sales, but managed to beat Wall Street expectations due to growth in its business services and high-speed internet units. The largest U.S. cable operator posted total revenue of $19.27 billion in the quarter ended June 30, up 2.8 percent from a year...

  • *Williams wants pressure put on Mexico to strengthen labor unions. July 26- United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams said on Tuesday that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has assured him she would renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement if she is elected president. "She's committed to me that not only would dig into NAFTA but...

  • PHILADELPHIA _ Citizens Holding Co. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $1.8 million. The Philadelphia- based bank said it had earnings of 36 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • *Williams wants pressure put on Mexico to strengthen labor unions. July 26- United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams said on Tuesday that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has assured him she would renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement if she is elected president. "She's committed to me that not only would dig into NAFTA but...

  • The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 41 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $100.6 million. Pennsylvania Real Estate expects full-year funds from operations in the range of $1.84 to $1.87 per share.

  • "It just breaks your heart," said Janette Fennell, founder and president of KidsAndCars.org, a national child safety nonprofit based in Philadelphia. In Dallas, 2- year-old Boi Lei Sang died after being left in a hot car in a parking lot Sunday while his family was in church. The worst was 2010, with 49, according to both a count by Fennell and Jan Null, a research...