US stock market moves sharply higher

NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of better economic reports helped nudge the U.S. stock market up in early trading Thursday, even as global markets he…

Senate votes down GOP border amendment

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an early test of support for a comprehensive immigration bill, the Senate on Thursday voted down a Republican attempt t…

Penguins sign Malkin to 8-year extension

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins and reigning NHL MVP Evgeni Malkin have agreed to an eight-year contract extension. The $76-millio…