Tax season: Top tips for 2018

Tax season is rapidly approaching and both taxpayers and financial advisors are still getting acquainted with all the finer details of the GOP’s new legislation.

ETFs

FAA investigates after storm snarled flights at NYC's JFK

Sen. Charles Schumer wants federal transportation officials to urge foreign airlines to work better with the operators of New York's Kennedy Airport after winter weather woes cascaded into days of cancellations and delays this month.

Arkansas legislative panel backs proposal to ban herbicide

Arkansas lawmakers recommended regulators move forward Tuesday with efforts to ban an herbicide that farmers in several states say has drifted onto their crops and caused damage, advancing the prohibition despite a lawsuit by a maker of the weed killer.

Sports

The Latest: House GOP looking to delay taxes for budget bill

The Latest on Congress' battle over the budget (all times local): 6:25 p.m. House GOP leaders are looking to delay implementation of unpopular taxes on medical devices and generous employer-subsidized health care taxes as sweeteners for a stopgap spending bill that's needed to avert a government shutdown this weekend.

Ford says profits will fall in 2018

Ford Motor Co. says its pretax earnings will likely fall in 2018 as U.S. sales soften, commodity costs increase and it invests heavily in new electric and hybrid vehicles.

Stocks

Rates mixed at weekly US Treasury bill auction

Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Tuesday's auction with rates on three-month bills unchanged while rates on six-month bills rose to their highest levels in more than nine years.

Retirement

Business Highlights

___ Bank execs sing praises of new tax law as windfall looms NEW YORK (AP) — Two of the nation's biggest banks — JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo — are indicating they expect to see significant future benefits from the recently enacted GOP tax bill, through both lower taxes and increased business.

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending January 14, 2018: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Getting Over It, Bennett Foddy 4. Minds On Physics the App - Part 1, Physics Classroom, LLC 5. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 6. NBA 2K18, 2K 7. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 8. Bloons TD 5, Ninja Kiwi 9. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 10. iSchedule, HotSchedules Top Free iPhone Apps: 1. Google Arts & Culture, Google, Inc. 2. Sweatcoin - Coin For Sweat App, Sweatco Ltd 3. Messenger, Facebook, Inc. 4. Instagram, Instagram, Inc. 5. YouTube: Watch, Listen, Stream, Google, Inc. 6. Snapchat, Snap, Inc. 7. Facebook, Facebook, Inc. 8. Balls Race, Ketchapp 9. Finger Driver, Ketchapp 10.