Friday , 18 August 2017

Business News

US stocks close mostly lower, Foot Locker plummets

By Kelly Terez iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Wall Street marked a second week of losses as U.S. stocks finished lower on Friday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 76.22 (-0.35 percent) to finish at 21,674.51. The Nasdaq slid 5.39 (-0.09 percent) to close at 6,216.53, while the S&P 500 finished at 2,425.55, down 4.46 (-0.18 percent) from its open. Crude oil …

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High school custodian earns degree to become teacher

By Kelly Terez Fayette County Public Schools(LEXINGTON, Ky.) — After spending seven years working as a custodian at a Kentucky high school, Lowell Outland walked back into the same school as a full-time teacher on Wednesday. Outland, 59, is now teaching many of the same students who saw him cleaning the campus and helping them on field trips at Tates …

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