A 7-day rally in US stocks fades away

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is edging lower at midday as the longest rally since July peters out. The Dow Jones industrial average was …

Poet Philip Levine wins $100,000 prize

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country’s most honored poets, Philip Levine, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement prize. The American Aca…