- Gains for banks and energy companies take US stocks higher
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly higher Tuesday as gains for banks and energy companies mostly cancel out losses for industrial companies and retailers. Automakers are climbing after China said it will reduce auto import duties, another sign the two powers are resolving some of their differences on trade. Chipmaker Micron Technology is surging after it said it will buy back $10 billion in stock.
- Police say woman stole more than $25,000 in lottery tickets
WOLCOTT, Conn. (AP) — Police say a former gas station worker in Connecticut stole more than $25,000 in scratch-off lottery ticket revenue from the business.
- GLAAD study finds LGBTQ representation in film fell in 2017
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The advocacy group GLAAD says LGBTQ representation in films from the seven biggest Hollywood studios fell significantly in 2017 according to a study released Tuesday.
- Fed panel: 2 deadly school bus crash drivers unfit for job
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal panel says drivers in the November 2016 deadly school bus crashes in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Baltimore shouldn't have been behind the wheel.
- Prep school says ex-teacher engaged in sexual misconduct
ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — A prestigious Massachusetts boarding school said an investigation has uncovered sexual misconduct by a Russian language teacher decades ago.