- US stocks end slightly lower for a second day Updated: Mar-11-14 5:19 pm
- Florida editorial roundup Updated: Mar-11-14 3:43 pm
- Puerto Rico sells $3.5B in bonds, sees high demand Updated: Mar-11-14 2:40 pm
- Walker approves hiring collection agency Updated: Mar-11-14 7:26 am
- Century-old Gary tower to be renovated, get bank Updated: Mar-07-14 5:26 pm
- China allows first corporate bond default Updated: Mar-07-14 6:58 am
- Can the calm last in the municipal bond market? Updated: Mar-06-14 2:34 pm
- GOP pans Obama's $3.9T budget as campaign warm-up Updated: Mar-05-14 4:37 pm
- Pottawattamie County veterans office funding OK'd Updated: Mar-05-14 7:07 am
- Maine budget work moves forward without gov's help Updated: Mar-04-14 5:47 pm
- Rates rise at weekly US Treasury bill auction Updated: Mar-03-14 4:58 pm
- Judge rules Moberly not liable for Mamtek bonds Updated: Feb-28-14 10:40 am
- Noah's ark project in Ky. to move forward Updated: Feb-28-14 3:04 am
- Greek PM lays out potential oil & gas windfall Updated: Feb-26-14 11:23 am
- Spain's Repsol accepts $5B for Argentine unit Updated: Feb-25-14 3:42 pm
- Mo. lawmakers propose plan for Fulton hospital Updated: Feb-24-14 9:47 pm
- SD House shifts money for new state Veterans Home Updated: Feb-24-14 8:10 pm
- Rate falls on 3-month Treasury bills Updated: Feb-24-14 3:40 pm
- Editorials from around Ohio Updated: Feb-24-14 9:08 am
- Debts, deficits - once a focus - fade from agenda Updated: Feb-21-14 2:51 pm
- Ala. Senate delays $100 million bond issue Updated: Feb-20-14 2:55 pm
- $225M borrowed for work on Louisiana rural roads Updated: Feb-20-14 12:13 pm
- Correction: Enzi Interview story Updated: Feb-20-14 11:44 am
- New police station estimated at $8.8M Updated: Feb-19-14 4:50 pm
- DC mayor to make annual pitch to rating agencies Updated: Feb-18-14 4:19 am
Without any big economic news or blowout company earnings to respond to, investors found little to get excited about Tuesday and sent the stock market lower for the second day in a row.
Recent editorials from Florida newspapers:
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico sold $3.5 billion in general obligation bonds on Tuesday in the largest issue of its kind for the U.S. territory, which is struggling to pay off $70 billion in public debt.
WALKER, Louisiana - The Walker City Council has agreed to enlist a national debt recovery organization to help officials collect outstanding debts owed to the city.
GARY, Indiana - A developer plans to spend $2.5 million to renovate a century-old office tower that would be home to the city's first downtown bank in six years.
BEIJING - Chinese authorities allowed the country's first corporate bond default on Friday, inflicting losses on small investors in a painful step toward making its financial system more market-oriented.
NEW YORK - Municipal bonds are getting another chance.
WASHINGTON - Republicans are dismissing President Barack Obama's new $3.9 trillion budget as nothing more than a Democratic manifesto for this fall's congressional campaigns, but the fiscal plan is taking hits from another quarter too - anti-deficit groups.
Pottawattamie County voters have approved funding for a new veterans affairs office in downtown Council Bluffs.
AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage urged lawmakers to replenish Maine's rainy day fund on Tuesday while they pushed forward in crafting a supplemental budget without help from the Republican governor who has refused to introduce one this year.
WASHINGTON - Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction.
COLUMBIA, Missouri - A federal judge has ruled that the city of Moberly and its industrial development authority are not responsible for bonds involved in a failed artificial sweetener plant project.
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A Christian ministry's long-stalled plans to build Noah's Ark in the hills of Kentucky have been revived.
ATHENS, Greece - Greece's prime minister says the cash-strapped country could earn up to 150 billion euros ($206 billion) in three decades from offshore oil and gas deposits.
MADRID - Spain's Repsol energy firm says its board has accepted a $5 billion (3.6 billion euro) offer from Argentina as compensation for the South American country's seizure of the company's YPF petroleum division.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri House leaders on Monday unveiled a proposal to pay for a new facility on the Fulton State Hospital campus.
PIERRE, South Dakota - The South Dakota House unanimously approved a bill Monday that would use a windfall in state revenue to pay the state's share of constructing a new Veterans Home in Hot Springs.
WASHINGTON - The interest rate on three-month U.S. Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction while the rate on six-month bills was unchanged.
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:
WASHINGTON - Just four years ago, deficits and debt were an explosive political combination, propelling Republicans to control of the House and fueling the budget fights that would ensue over the next three years.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The Alabama Senate delayed action Thursday on a bill authorizing the state to borrow $100 million to help move Alabama students to digital textbooks.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana is borrowing $225 million to pay for improvements to rural roads in 37 parishes around the state.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - In a story Feb. 19 about an interview with Sen. Mike Enzi that covered his views on addressing the national debt, The Associated Press reported erroneously a vote by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., on an increase in the debt limit. Barrasso voted against the measure, not for it.
TUPELO, Mississippi - The early design of Tupelo's new police headquarters shows a two-story facility with an $8.8 million price tag.
WASHINGTON - District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray and other city leaders are making their annual trip to New York to meet with the three bond rating agencies.