Stocks shake up early loss, rise on Wall Street

NEW YORK — Stocks weathered some early weakness and temporarily rose on Wednesday, led by gains at store operators and other retailers. Retailers have been crushed in recent days by concerns that rising inflation is eating away at their profits. Some of these concerns dissipated after senior store operator Nordstrom reported higher sales and raised […]

4.1-Parts of California Shake Earthquake of Greatness

Sandra Herrera was getting dressed when the ground started shaking Sunday morning. He felt two great jolts and heard a low rumble. “I thought it might be the Big One,” said Ms. Herrera, 22. long feared earthquake in California. It wasn’t him. Again, 4.1 magnitude earthquake Ms. Herrera, who lives in Menifee, about 75 miles […]