NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are mixed with the U.S. moving closer to a military confrontation in Syria.
The potential for a major disruption in the Middle East is overshadowing what are expected to be more indications Wednesday of an economic recovery.
Dow Jones industrial futures are down 10 points to 14,817. S&P futures have lost less than a point to 1,638.90. Nasdaq futures are up 6.25 points to 3,092.75.
U.S. automakers will start rolling out August sales numbers and industry watchers anticipate the strongest monthly performance since early 2007.
Also on Wednesday, the Commerce Department posts trade deficit numbers and while most economists expect that it widened slightly in July, it comes after the U.S. trimmed the deficit in the previous month to levels not seen since 2009.
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A house became engulfed in flames on Route 243, in Rushford, early Wednesday morning.
A man who was wrongly convicted of second degree murder in 2009 has been set free after spending four years in prison.
Investigators have pieced together who is responsible for dumping a dog on the side of the road inside a zipped up Coors Light thermal bag.
News 4 will get a tour of the new gaming floor at the Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel on Wednesday. The casino pumped $26 million into the main gaming floor.
The Mounted Patrol from the Erie County Sheriff’s Department is kicking off its annual Mounted for Meals food drive.
The City of Buffalo and the southtowns are two different stories Wednesday morning, as southern Erie County and northern sections of Chautauqua County are getting slammed with snow.