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 2018-06-20 01:51 

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Honolulu mayor vetoes bill to limit Uber, Lyft 'surge' fares...

Honolulu's mayor has vetoed a bill aimed at setting limits for what ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft can charge during peak demand....

 2018-06-20 01:16 

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After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report...

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shipping company with Russian-government ties would fall, a transaction coming just days after he learned of a possible negative news story about his investment in the company....

 2018-06-20 01:06 

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Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers...

Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile have pledged to stop providing information on U.S. phone owners' locations to data brokers, stepping back from a business practice that has drawn criticism for endangering privacy....

 2018-06-20 00:19 

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Starbucks to accelerate store closings next year...

Starbucks says it will accelerate its store closings in the U.S. next year as it tries to boost sluggish sales....

 2018-06-20 00:07 

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Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation...

Some business leaders are condemning the Trump administration's decision to separate children from parents who are accused of crossing the border illegally, but it's unclear what impact — if any — they will have....

 2018-06-19 23:42 

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FedEx profit rises on increase in volume, shipping rates...

Higher rates, tax benefits and steady business fueled by economic growth helped FedEx Corp. boost its fourth-quarter profit 10 percent to $1.13 billion....

 2018-06-19 23:37 

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After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report...

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shipping company with Russian-government ties would fall, a transaction coming just days after he learned of a possible negative news story about his investment in the company....

 2018-06-19 23:12 

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Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation...

Some business leaders are condemning the Trump administration's decision to separate children from parents who are accused of crossing the border illegally, but it's unclear what impact — if any — they will have....

 2018-06-19 23:07 

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GE's Dow Eviction Is a Form of Intervention...

CEO John Flannery now has a cleaner path to do something radical, including a full-blown breakup....

 2018-06-19 23:05 

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Companies can escape Trump's steel tariffs. But it won't be easy....

The Commerce Department has allocated 30 people to review nearly 21,000 highly technical applications for relief from steel and aluminum import taxes....

 2018-06-19 23:01 

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Ford celebrates purchase of iconic Detroit train station...

Ford Motor Co. is celebrating its purchase of Detroit's long vacant train depot that the company plans to redevelop for research and development of self-driving vehicles....

 2018-06-19 22:55 

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State and local government tax revenue rose in first quarter...

A roundup of business news....

 2018-06-19 22:10 

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Business Highlights...

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 2018-06-19 22:07 

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GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added...

General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate's more than 100-year run in the 30-company blue chip index....

 2018-06-19 21:59 

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Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract...

Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-year contract....

 2018-06-19 21:58 

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FedEx profit rises on increase in volume, shipping rates...

Higher rates, steady business fueled by economic growth and tax benefits helped FedEx Corp. boost fourth-quarter profit 10 percent to $1.13 billion....

 2018-06-19 21:57 

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Colorado to adopt California's stricter car pollution rules...

Colorado's governor on Tuesday ordered his state to adopt California's vehicle pollution rules, joining other states in resisting the Trump administration's plans to ease up on emission standards....

 2018-06-19 21:48 

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Cooperator could soon testify in Buffalo Billion case...

A key cooperator for the prosecution in a criminal case that grew from a development project known as the Buffalo Billion could soon testify....

 2018-06-19 21:45 

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Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators...

Fox News Channel faces a growing backlash among Hollywood creators that intensified Tuesday following Laura Ingraham's description of "zero tolerance" detention facilities for children separated from their parents as "essentially summer ca...

 2018-06-19 21:44 

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Ford, VW study commercial vehicle alliance that could grow...

Ford and Volkswagen are exploring joint development of future commercial vehicles in a possible alliance that could lead to cooperation in other areas....

 2018-06-19 21:07 

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How major US stock indexes fared Monday...

Big industrial and technology companies skidded Tuesday as the trade dispute between the U.S. and China threatened to come to a boil. Smaller companies less focused on overseas trade fared better, as did dividend-paying stocks....

 2018-06-19 20:36 

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Caterpillar, Facebook and Baidu drop while CVS climbs...

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:...

 2018-06-19 20:05 

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Fast facts on daily trade developments as Trump raises risks...

WHAT'S HAPPENING...

 2018-06-19 19:50 

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Spanish royal couple visit White House to finish up US trip...

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump on Tuesday welcomed Spain's King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia to the White House....

 2018-06-19 19:46 

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The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US...

iBook charts for week ending June 17, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher :...

 2018-06-19 19:43 

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The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store...

App Store Official Charts for the week ending June 17, 2018:...

 2018-06-19 19:13 

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Business leaders speak out against child separation policy...

Business leaders are condemning the Trump administration's decision to separate children from parents who are accused of crossing the border illegally....

 2018-06-19 18:54 

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Canceled flights pile up at American Airlines affiliate...

American Airlines is continuing to cancel hundreds of flights because of computer problems at an affiliate, PSA Airlines....

 2018-06-19 18:51 

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Elon Musk...

Elon Musk continues to befuddle Planet Earth. Every time one of his companies stumbles, the entrepreneur seems to have another spectacular idea to announce — a Martian colony, a space-based internet or an 800-mph transit system — to thrill and...

 2018-06-19 18:40 

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Facebook Follows Users Into Every Nook With Ads...

A shrinking pool of space and rising prices may portend trouble....

 2018-06-19 18:31 

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California lawmakers push diversity through film tax credit...

California lawmakers passed legislation Monday that puts more conditions on state film tax credits to encourage better sexual harassment reporting and diverse hiring amid revelations of misconduct and discrimination in the movie industry....

 2018-06-19 18:12 

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The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com...

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending June 15:...

 2018-06-19 18:00 

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As a business, your costs are up. What about your prices?...

It's not just your electric bill that's going higher — all types of expenses are rising for small businesses as inflation grabs hold across the economy. That has owners more likely to raise their own prices than at any time in the last decad...

 2018-06-19 17:59 

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As a business, your costs are up. What about your prices?...

Small-business owners are more likely to be raising their prices than at any time in the last decade. Should you be among them?...

 2018-06-19 17:59 

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Trump Hardens Stance on Family Separation Policy Amid Backlash...

President Donald Trump hardened his resolve to maintain his policy of separating children from parents who cross the border illegally amid an intensifying backlash from the public and lawmakers....

 2018-06-19 17:43 

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The Latest: AT&T also vows to cut off location-data brokers...

The Latest on Verizon's decision to end sales of phone-location data to brokers (all times local):...

 2018-06-19 17:29 

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Adient calls off plans to move headquarters to Detroit...

Auto seating supplier Adient has canceled its plans to move its global headquarters and hundreds of jobs to Detroit....

 2018-06-19 17:10 

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Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording...
 2018-06-19 17:06 

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A look at how "cultured" meat works...

A new term is causing heartburn for beef, chicken and pork producers: "Clean meat."...

 2018-06-19 16:56 

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With pump prices above three-year highs, OPEC and Russia look to boost oil production...

Trump has tweeted that OPEC should produce more oil. This week the cartel is debating how much....

 2018-06-19 16:48 

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Roche Does Pharma M&A Without the Pharma...

Acquiring a gene sequencer like Foundation Medicine may be a smarter long-term move than targeting a specific drug....

 2018-06-19 16:48 

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3 dead after shooting outside Walmart in Alabama...

Three people are dead after a shooting outside a Walmart store in Alabama....

 2018-06-19 16:43 

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Russia to slam retaliatory tariffs on US imports...

Russia on Tuesday announced retaliatory measures in response to the U.S. move to impose tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum....

 2018-06-19 16:20 

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German, French leaders propose Eurozone budget...

The leaders of Germany and France agreed Tuesday to create a Eurozone budget they hope will boost investment and provide a safety mechanism for the 19 nations using the euro currency, and also to seek a European solution to migration issues....

 2018-06-19 15:59 

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All About the U.S. Separating Families at Its Border: QuickTake...

Since April, the Trump administration's policy has been to pursue criminal charges against all individuals who attempt to cross the U.S. border illegally. That has led to a dramatic rise in the number of parents being separated from their children and...

 2018-06-19 15:14 

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Russia to slam retaliatory tariffs on US imports...

Russia has announced retaliatory measures in response to the U.S. move to impose tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum....

 2018-06-19 14:27 

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APNewsBreak: Verizon to end some sale of phone-location data...

Verizon is pledging to stop selling data to outsiders through intermediaries that can pinpoint the location of mobile phones, the Associated Press has learned....

 2018-06-19 14:20 

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Trump Seeks to Let Small Businesses Offer Cheaper Health Plans...

The Trump administration wants to make it easier for small businesses to join together to offer cheaper health-insurance plans that would lack some of the protections required under Obamacare....

 2018-06-19 14:03 

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New grads, unlock your future with a credit check-up...

In college, establishing credit felt about as pressing as an optional homework assignment. But now that you've graduated, it's suddenly at the top of your summer to-do list, with a deadline of ASAP. And for good reason....

 2018-06-19 13:54 

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OPEC oil ministers gather to discuss production increase...

The oil ministers of the OPEC cartel were gathering Tuesday to discuss this week whether to increase production of crude and help limit a rise in global energy prices....

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