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D-Rays release Gooden, Stocker

...The Tampa Bay Devil Rays released Gooden and shortstop Kevin Stocker Thursday and recalled infielder Felix Martinez and selected...former Cy Young Award winner an opportunity to pitch at home. Stocker has committed 11 errors in 40 games this season. Also, left-hander...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/26/bas_290129.shtml
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US stocks jump after Chinese market surges

...Thursday, driving U.S. stocks higher for the second...came a day after the stock market delivered its...Chinese economy.Energy stocks surged as the price of...emerging markets weakness.Stocks picked up early on Thursday...rebound in the Chinese stock market and European stock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/us-stocks-jump-after-chine
Week of market turmoil offers lessons for investors

...think the performance of the stock market in China is a barometer...one, it's a reminder that stock markets can and do swing wildly...four-year rise by U.S. stocks, "I think people have forgotten...Another lesson is that China's stock market has become big and closely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-28/week-market-turmoil-offers
Vice Chair Fischer suggests incoming data, markets could tip Fed to rate hike in September

...that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in September ? suddenly appears less certain following a wild week of stock market turbulence.The market's ride and how the Fed will react provide the backdrop for the annual high-profile economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-28/vice-chair-fischer-suggest
Stock turmoil won't affect Augusta, report says

ATLANTA - Ignore the fluctuations in the stock market because the Augusta economy is continuing to grow and...shifting monetary policy and an overdue correction in its own stock market. The factors generating growth in the U.S. in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-27/stock-turmo
Forecast: Stock market rollercoaster won't dampen Augusta economy

ATLANTA ? Ignore the fluctuations in the stock market because the Augusta economy is continuing to grow and...shifting monetary policy and an overdue correction in its own stock market. The factors generating growth in the United States in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/forecast-stock-market-roll
Chinese stock index jumps 5.3 percent as Asian stocks rise

BEIJING - China's key stock market index surged 5.3 percent Thursday, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as markets across Asia rose following Wall Street's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/chinese-stock-index-jumps-
Why investors are dumping stocks 6 years into bull market, and what to watch in coming weeks

...biggest long-term driver of stock prices ? corporate earnings...investors pick and choose stocks based on a company's...widely credited with pushing stock prices up.This week investors...fragile, and started selling stocks.Ernie Cecilia, chief...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-23/why-investors-are-dumping-
Stocks down 200 at the close

U.S. stocks are closing lower this afternoon after falling sharply in the final hour of trading.Stocks surged early in the day, rebounding from a big sell-off on Monday after the Chinese central bank said it was cutting interest rates to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-25/stocks-down-200-close
Harvesting broadcast's fall crop of new shows

...an overriding trend in TV today, it's this: There's simply too much TV, even too much good TV, for any viewer to take stock of, much less support. That's quite a change from the lament by an FCC boss a half-century ago that TV is "a vast wasteland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-08-29/harvesting-broadcasts-fall-c