• By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    ASIAN STOCKS HIT ONE-YEAR LOW AMID TURKEY WOES, BEARISH CHINA EQUITIES

    Asian stocks retreated to a one-year low on Wednesday as bearish Chinese markets worsened investor sentiment already hurt by Turkey's...

    Market, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    TURNOUT IN MINNESOTA, WISCONSIN PRIMARIES SURGES TO TWO-DECADE HIGHS

    Voter engagement in the 2018 midterm races remains feverish, primaries in notable swing states Wisconsin and Minnesota showed on Tuesday.

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  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    EXPRESS SCRIPTS STAKING OUT MILLION DOLLAR GENE THERAPIES

    Express Scripts Holding Co built a multi-billion enterprise pressuring drug companies to lower their prices for U.S. patients. Now...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    MIDWEST BATTLEGROUND STATES TAP CANDIDATES FOR MIDTERM ELECTIONS

    Voters chose nominees in the key battleground states of Wisconsin and Minnesota on Tuesday, setting up what are expected to be tight...

    Election, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    WALMART TEAMS UP WITH ELLEN DEGENERES TO LAUNCH FASHION LINE

    Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a women's fashion line,...

    Market, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    ASIAN STOCKS RETREAT AS TURKEY WORRIES WEIGH, DOLLAR BUOYANT

    Asian stocks retreated on Wednesday, failing to follow Wall Street's gains, while the dollar was near a 13-month high as concerns about...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    WISCONSIN, MINNESOTA RACES COULD SERVE AS BAROMETER OF VOTER INTENSITY

    Voters had their say in primary races in the upper Midwestern states of Wisconsin and Minnesota on Tuesday, two key battlegrounds in...

    Election, Congress, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    TRUMP ALLY KOBACH WINS REPUBLICAN GOVERNOR PRIMARY IN KANSAS

    A staunch ally of President Donald Trump, Kris Kobach, won the closely contested Republican nomination for the Kansas governor's race...

    Donald Trump, Election, Republicans, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    KANSAS GOVERNOR COLYER CONCEDES REPUBLICAN NOMINATION TO KOBACH

    Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer conceded the Republican nomination for the state's governor race to Trump backer Kris Kobach in public...

    Republicans, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    CHINA SAYS U.S. SOLAR TARIFFS VIOLATE TRADE RULES, LODGES WTO COMPLAINT

    A U.S. decision to subsidize its renewable energy companies and impose tariffs on imported products has seriously distorted the global...

    U.S., Market, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    ASIAN STOCKS WEAKEN AS TURKEY WORRIES WEIGH, DOLLAR STANDS TALL

    Asian stocks sagged on Wednesday, failing to track Wall Street's gains and with the dollar near a 13-month high as concerns about Turkey's...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    SOROS FUND MANAGEMENT ADDS POPULAR TECH NAMES, BLACKROCK IN SECOND-QUARTER

    Soros Fund Management LLC added Facebook Inc , Apple Inc and Twitter Inc , but trimmed stakes in Alphabet Inc and Amazon.com Inc in...

    Tech, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 15, 2018

    GOLDMAN SHAREHOLDERS CAN AGAIN PURSUE CLASS ACTION OVER CDOS

    A federal judge on Tuesday said Goldman Sachs Group Inc shareholders may again pursue class-action claims that the bank concealed conflicts...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 14, 2018

    LOCKHEED WINS $2.9 BILLION CONTRACT FOR U.S. MISSILE WARNING SATELLITES

    Lockheed Martin Corp has been awarded a U.S. Air Force contract worth up to $2.9 billion for three missile warning satellites, the...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 14, 2018

    TRIBUNE EXECUTIVES WILL GET BONUSES AFTER SINCLAIR DEAL COLLAPSES

    Tribune Media Co said Tuesday it will pay bonuses to executives who worked for more than 15 months on its failed merger with Sinclair...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 14, 2018

    MUSK BID FOR TESLA: NO FORMAL OFFER, NO FIRM DEALS WITH ADVISERS

    Tesla Inc's board named a special committee of three directors on Tuesday to decide what to do about Chief Executive Elon Musk's potential...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 14, 2018

    TRUMP ADMINISTRATION SUED OVER ARKANSAS' MEDICAID WORK REQUIREMENTS

    Advocacy groups on Tuesday filed a lawsuit challenging the decision by President Donald Trump's administration to allow Arkansas to...

    Donald Trump, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 14, 2018

    BERKSHIRE BOOSTS GOLDMAN, TEVA STAKES; BUYS MORE APPLE

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc boosted its investments in Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Israel's Teva Pharmaceutical Industries...

    Industry, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 14, 2018

    LOCKHEED MARTIN WINS $2.9 BILLION U.S. DEFENSE CONTRACT: PENTAGON

    Lockheed Martin Corp has been awarded a $2.9 billion U.S. defense contract for three Next Generation Overhead Persistent Infrared Geosynchronous...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Aug 14, 2018

    MONSANTO ROUNDUP APPEAL HAS UPHILL CLIMB ON 'JUNK SCIENCE' GROUNDS: LEGAL EXPERTS

    Bayer AG unit Monsanto faces long odds on an appeal blaming an "inflamed" jury and "junk science" for a verdict of $289 million in...

    businessNews