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Stocks Tick Up on Upbeat China Factory Reports

Global shares shuffled marginally higher on Monday to stand just short of the record peak struck in January 2018, with buyers encouraged by upbeat China manufacturing surveys and hopes that…

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Business Briefs – December 1, 2018

Head Start on Shopping Deals Tempers Black Friday Frenzy NEW YORK (AP) — Black Friday enthusiasts woke up before dawn and traveled cross-state to their favorite malls in search of…

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Fiat Chrysler, UAW Reach Tentative Deal on Contract

The United Auto Workers and Fiat Chrysler reached a tentative agreement Saturday on a new four-year contract, which includes a total of $9 billion in investments but still needs final…

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Business Briefs – November 27, 2019

Drugmakers, Distributors Facing Federal Opioid Probe WASHINGTON (AP) – At least a half-dozen companies that make or distribute opioid painkillers are under a federal investigation of their role in a…

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World Markets Mixed After U.S. Shares Forge New Highs

World shares were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street benchmarks set fresh highs, spurred by optimism over trade talks between the U.S. and China. Investors are awaiting fresh U.S. home sales…

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Stocks Edge Higher as Investors Watch for Trade News

Technology companies and retailers led stocks modestly higher on Wall Street Tuesday, adding to the market’s solid start to the week. The latest gains follow a record-setting day for the…

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Business Briefs – November 25, 2019

EBay Selling StubHub to Viagogo for $4.05 Billion SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – EBay is selling StubHub to viagogo for $4.05 billion. The transaction is part of a review that…

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U.S. Stocks Move Higher Following Signs of Trade Progress

Stocks moved higher in afternoon trading on Wall Street Monday following renewed optimism for a trade agreement and several blockbuster deals. China issued new guidelines late Sunday for protecting intellectual…

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