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FILE- In this June, 19, 2018, file photo, an Ever Green Line refrigerated container is delivered to a ship to shore crane working the container ship Ever Linking at the Port of Savannah in Savannah, Ga. On Thursday, Sept. 27, the Commerce Department issues the final estimate of how the U.S. economy performed in the April-June quarter. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton, File)
September 27, 2018 - 8:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a robust annual rate of 4.2 percent in the second quarter, the best performance in nearly four years, though economists believe growth has slowed in the current quarter partly because of a drag from trade. The performance of the gross domestic product, the...
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FILE- In this March 27, 2018, file photo the Cadillac emblem is shown on the from grill of its XT4 at the New York Auto Show. General Motors is moving its Cadillac brand headquarters from New York City back to Michigan, four years after heading to the big city to become more cosmopolitan. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, FIle)
September 26, 2018 - 2:58 pm
DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is moving its Cadillac brand headquarters from New York back to Michigan, four years after heading to the big city to become more cosmopolitan. The move to the Detroit suburb of Warren, Michigan, across the street from GM's giant technical center, will take place in...
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September 25, 2018 - 2:26 pm
Dunkin' is dropping the donuts — from its name, anyway. Doughnuts are still on the menu, but the company is renaming itself "Dunkin'" to reflect its increasing emphasis on coffee and other drinks. The 68-year-old chain has toyed with the idea for a while. In 2006, it released a new motto — "America...
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FILE- In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, Jason Joshua waits on customers at Zak the Baker in Miami. Americans who quit to take new jobs are enjoying pay raises that are one-third larger than raises for workers who stay put, a gap that has reached the widest point since the Great Recession. At the same time, retail and restaurant workers are receiving more generous raises than manufacturing workers are. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
September 08, 2018 - 8:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers likely hired at a healthy pace in August, emboldened by brisk consumer spending and an economy that keeps growing steadily. Economists have forecast that employers added 189,000 jobs in August and that the unemployment rate dipped from an already-low 3.9 percent to...
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September 07, 2018 - 12:40 pm
Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 6 percent early Friday after the CEO appeared to smoke marijuana during an interview and the company's accounting chief left after a month on the job.
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September 04, 2018 - 12:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon has become the second publicly traded company to be worth $1 trillion, hot on the heels of Apple. Amazon has revolutionized how people shop online and is the world's dominant internet retailer. In two decades the company expanded far beyond its bookseller beginnings,...
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FILE- This Aug. 27, 2010, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
August 24, 2018 - 7:15 pm
Wall Street ended a week of milestones with a few more Friday. The benchmark S&P 500 index closed at an all-time high, just two days after the current bull market in U.S. stocks became the longest in history. The Nasdaq composite and the Russell 2000 indexes also ended the day at all-time highs...
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August 17, 2018 - 7:44 am
The New York Times said Musk alternated between laughter and tears during the interview in which he said he was working up to 120 hours a week and sometimes takes Ambien to get to sleep.
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August 10, 2018 - 5:56 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The nation's oldest and largest association for African-American lawyers and judges has created an LGBTQ division for its members. The National Bar Association's president calls it a long-overdue milestone. President Juan Thomas says that if the group is to continue as a leading...
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August 09, 2018 - 7:22 am
Tribune withdrew from its $3.9 billion buyout by Sinclair, ending a bid to create a massive media juggernaut that could have rivaled the reach of Fox News.
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