NEW YORK (AP) — The Standard & Poor's 500 index is closing at another record high even as other U.S. stock indexes edge lower.
Good news from J.C. Penney helped offset disappointing earnings reports from some U.S. companies.
Merck fell after the drugmaker sharply lowered its profit forecast and reported a plunge in third-quarter earnings.
The S&P 500 rose two points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,762. It also closed at record highs last Tuesday and Friday.
The Dow Jones industrial average slipped a point to 15,568.
The Nasdaq composite fell three points, or 0.1 percent, to 3,940.
Homebuilders fell after the number of Americans who signed contracts to buy previously occupied homes fell in September to the lowest in nine months, reflecting higher mortgage rates and home prices.
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Police responded to dozens of weather-related crashes in only a matter of hours Sunday.
A small plane crashed at about 8 a.m. Sunday morning on the Canyon Rim Trail near N.M. 502 and the entrance of Los Alamos.
Another officer-involved shooting left one man dead Sunday night in Albuquerque, according to APD interim Chief Allen Banks.
Sunday night in Albuquerque and around the world people gathered for candlelight vigils to remember the loss of their children.
Department of Agriculture officials are warning customers to not get burned when buying firewood.
Church groups, parents and teachers met Sunday at the 20th annual Albuquerque Interfaith Convention. State education reform was their central focus.