Futures rise as budget talks continue

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are rising again, adding to a 300-point gain on the Dow Jones, with the odds of the first U.S. default in hist…

SSM cuts nearly 600 jobs in 4 states

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis-based Catholic-sponsored health care system is cutting 586 jobs in four states, including 206 in the St. Louis …

Tulsa’s rose bushes dying from virus

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Rose experts say a virus borne by wind-blown mites has infected a number of plants in the region, including Tulsa’s Muni…