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Shreyashi Sanyal

US STOCKS-Wall St edges higher on Amazon, Walmart gains; trade talks in focus

6:14pm GMT

* Indexes up: Dow 0.11 pct, S&P 0.22 pct, Nasdaq 0.32 pct (Updates to early afternoon, adds comments)

US STOCKS-Wall St flat as Walmart offsets bank losses; trade talks eyed

4:39pm GMT

* Dow off 0.10 pct, S&P up 0.02 pct, Nasdaq up 0.16 pct (Adds comments, details, updates prices)

US STOCKS-Wall St subdued with U.S.-China trade talks in focus

3:10pm GMT

* Dow off 0.04 pct, S&P down 0.07 pct, Nasdaq flat (Updates to open)

US STOCKS-Wall St set to open lower as U.S.-China trade talks resume

2:04pm GMT

* Futures down: Dow 0.24 pct, S&P 0.31 pct, Nasdaq 0.30 pct (Adds comment, details, updates prices)

US STOCKS-Futures dip ahead of fresh U.S.-China trade talks

12:52pm GMT

Feb 19 U.S. stock index futures dipped on Tuesday, as investors started a holiday-shortened week on a cautious note ahead of a fresh round of trade talks between the United States and China.

US STOCKS-Wall St regains lost ground as trade optimism offsets bleak retail data

14 Feb 2019

* Coca-Cola drops on weak forecast, weighs on consumer staples

US STOCKS-Wall St skids as bleak retail sales data clouds trade optimism

14 Feb 2019

* Coca-Cola drops on weak forecast, weighs on consumer staples

US STOCKS-Wall Street falls as surprise drop in retail sales rattle investors

14 Feb 2019

* Indexes drop: Dow 0.76 pct, S&P 0.65 pct, Nasdaq 0.44 pct (Updates to open)

US STOCKS-Wall Street rises on optimism over U.S.-China trade talks

13 Feb 2019

* Indexes up: Dow 0.31 pct, S&P 0.23 pct, Nasdaq 0.17 pct (Updates to early afternoon)

US STOCKS-Wall St surges on upbeat earnings, hopes of end to govt. shutdown

25 Jan 2019

* Indexes up: Dow 0.72 pct, S&P 0.90 pct, Nasdaq 1.26 pct (Updates to early afternoon)

World News

Bernie Sanders seeks U.S. presidency again in 2020

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont progressive whose 2016 White House campaign garnered fervent grassroots support and pushed the Democratic Party sharply to the left, said on Tuesday he would again seek the party's presidential nomination in 2020.