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General Motors considering $175 million Ohio engine plant
General Motors says it's considering a $175 million truck engine plant in Ohio that could employ more than 100 people.
Sep 14, 2019 21:58 UTC Business Read More

US Finds Contaminant in Popular Heartburn Drug
The agency said it has detected a "probable" cancer-causing chemical in the medications, which are sold as both prescription and over-the-counter treatments to…
Sep 14, 2019 16:05 UTC Business Read More

Mine shutdowns in top US coal region bring new uncertainty
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — At two of the world's biggest coal mines, the finances got so bad that their owner couldn't even get toilet paper on credit. Warehouse…
Sep 14, 2019 15:53 UTC Business Read More

What Happened To The American Dream? 'Transaction Man' Aims To Explain
Nicholas Lemann's book seeks to put into context the turn that, little more than a decade ago, led to a caving economy — and takes a look at where things have…
Sep 14, 2019 12:00 UTC Business Read More

Dow Jones Industrial Average Gains as Value Stocks Stage a Long-Awaited Comeback
It was a week when everything that had been working stopped working, when losers were suddenly winners. Value and small-cap stocks gained, while…
Sep 14, 2019 02:18 UTC Business Read More

Here's Why We Bought These 3 Cannabis Stocks
Three of our contributors who cover the marijuana and hemp industry detail their reasons for investing in KushCo, Village Farms, and Charlotte's Web.
Sep 13, 2019 23:49 UTC Business Read More

The smart cookie who guesses Oreo's new mystery flavor will win $50,000
A new mystery Oreo flavor will soon hit shelves and one smart cookie will win $50000 if they guess right!
Sep 13, 2019 23:04 UTC Business Read More

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses 'Dank Vapes'
By Chris Kirkham and Jeffrey Dastin. (Reuters) - As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping,…
Sep 13, 2019 22:15 UTC Business Read More

Amazon-owned Whole Foods cuts medical benefits for part-time workers
Not all is well with Whole Foods in the Amazon era. The grocery chain has confirmed to Business Insider that it's cutting medical benefits for part-time staff...
Sep 13, 2019 22:07 UTC Business Read More

Microsoft President to Companies: Know What You Stand For
Technology companies increasingly enmeshed in social issues need to decide on principles to guide them as they face challenges related to regulatory…
Sep 13, 2019 21:27 UTC Business Read More

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses 'Dank Vapes'
(Reuters) - As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so far is a…
Sep 13, 2019 20:41 UTC Business Read More

Yes, stocks are up again. No, recession worries aren't gone
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. economy is sending some worrying signals about a possible recession, yet the stock market has gone on a what-me-worry ride…
Sep 13, 2019 20:29 UTC Business Read More

LSU Alerts Fans to Possible TV Service Disruption
BATON ROUGE – Those fans with DirecTV and AT&T as their cable/satellite provider may not be able to see the LSU-Northwestern State game Saturday night…
Sep 13, 2019 19:53 UTC Business Read More

Auto Sales Revved Up August Retail Spending
Spending on vehicles drove strong retail sales in August, suggesting American shoppers continue to support the economy at a time of heightened global…
Sep 13, 2019 19:03 UTC Business Read More

US STOCKS-Wall Street mixed as trade hopes capped by Apple drop
Wall Street was mixed on Friday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow hovering just below all-time highs as cautious optimism regarding easing U.S.-China trade…
Sep 13, 2019 18:31 UTC Business Read More

Regulate Big Tech, Microsoft's Brad Smith Says; Democracy Is At Stake
Regulate us. That's the unexpected message from one of the country's leading tech executives. Microsoft President Brad Smith argues that governments need to…
Sep 13, 2019 18:17 UTC Business Read More

Climate change strikes: Can Jeff Bezos ignore an Amazon employee walkout?
Employee activism is coming for Jeff Bezos. To a degree, it's been in his orbit for a while. Amazon warehouse employees have been blowing the whistle about…
Sep 13, 2019 17:09 UTC Business Read More

Why is McDonald’s selling Shamrock Shakes in Philly right now?
Philadelphians watching the Eagles' season opener on TV had a reason other than Carson Wentz to rejoice on Sunday: A McDonald's commercial announced…
Sep 13, 2019 17:08 UTC Business Read More

There's no such thing as bad EV publicity
Welcome to a FREE preview of our weekly exclusive! Each week our team goes 'Beyond the News' and handcrafts a special edition that includes our thoughts…
Sep 13, 2019 17:05 UTC Business Read More

Cannabis industry calls for legalization and regulation to snuff out underground vapes
San Francisco (CNN Business) The recent rash of vaping-related illnesses and deaths could represent a crisis for the legal cannabis industry, which relies on…
Sep 13, 2019 15:29 UTC Business Read More

US STOCKS-Apple, Broadcom hold back Wall Street gains
Losses for U.S. technology majors Apple and Broadcom overturned early gains on Wall Street on Friday, as traders balanced the latest indicators on an…
Sep 13, 2019 15:15 UTC Business Read More

FHFA says Fannie and Freddie must direct over one-third of multifamily loans towards affordable housing
Over a third of the multifamily loans the two firms purchase must now be directed toward affordable housing.
Sep 13, 2019 14:52 UTC Business Read More

Oil Prices May Slump Heavily In 2020
OPEC has decided not to deepen the existing oil production cuts despite warnings of oil markets analysts that prices could nosedive in 2020 if no additional…
Sep 13, 2019 14:29 UTC Business Read More


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