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October 23, 2017 - 4:33 pm
(NEW YORK) -- U.S. stocks closed lower on Monday as General Electric and technology stocks sunk. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 54.67 (-0.23 percent) to finish at 23,273.96. The Nasdaq fell 42.23 (-0.64 percent) to close at 6,586.83, while the S&P 500 finished at 2,564.98, down 10.23 (-0...
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October 23, 2017 - 3:56 pm
(NEW YORK) -- New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced Monday that he has opened an inquiry into The Weinstein Company to investigate claims of sexual misconduct and harassment made against co-founder Harvey Weinstein. ABC New York station WABC-TV has confirmed a New York Times...
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October 22, 2017 - 9:03 pm
(HOBOKEN, N.J.) -- Some New Jersey trick-or-treaters can get cash for their candy this Halloween. "Candy Buy-Back" is the brainchild of Lucas Dental Associates in Hoboken, New Jersey, where kids can bring their bags of Halloween candy in exchange for $5 and, of course, a toothbrush. Dr. Robin Lucas...
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October 22, 2017 - 9:01 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- Director James Toback is being accused of sexual harassment by 38 women, according to a report in The Los Angeles Times . ABC News reached out to a rep for Toback, but didn't immediately hear back. Toback denied the numerous allegations to the Times, "saying that he had never met...
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October 22, 2017 - 12:52 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The holidays are coming up fast, but it’s not too late to score some big savings on travel. FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney said that if you want some of the “cheapest airfare prices of the year,” pick those off-peak times before Thanksgiving and Christmas. That’s “roughly the first two...
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October 21, 2017 - 5:09 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Move over, kids! The dogs had their day to show off their Halloween costumes at the 27th annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in New York City. Nearly 10,000 dog lovers came out to Tompkins Square Park on Saturday, home to the city's first official dog run, to see pooches...
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October 20, 2017 - 9:29 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles Police Department’s Robbery Homicide Division says it has interviewed a potential victim of a 2013 sexual assault allegedly involving Harvey Weinstein, as the woman's attorney held a news conference on Friday to discuss the investigation. David Ring said his client...
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October 20, 2017 - 4:20 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Stock indexes reached new records on Friday as investors saw Republican lawmakers' progress on tax reform. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 165.59 (+0.71 percent) to finish at 23,328.63. The Nasdaq jumped 23.99 (+0.36 percent) to close at 6,629.05, while the S&P 500...
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