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How Can U.S. Businesses Handle Coronavirus…

While the risk of contracting the virus in the U.S. is low, some businesses are looking for ways to address their employees' concerns.

At Paris farm fair, Macron vows to protect EU ag subsidies

French President Emmanuel Macron has reaffirmed his support for preserving the European Union's farm subsidies during his visit to a farm fair

At Trump's India rally, Modi bets on bolstering…

A festive mood has enveloped Ahmedabad, in India’s northwestern state of Gujarat ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting there on Monday with President Donald Trump, whom he's promised millions of adoring fans

The CEO Of Victoria's Secret's Parent Company Is…

The brand has reported a decline in sales, and both the company and its CEO have faced public scrutiny in recent months.

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Ryanair CEO criticized for singling out Muslim men as threat

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary is facing criticism for suggesting Muslim men should be singled out for extra scrutiny at airports

Greyhound to stop allowing immigration checks on…

Greyhound, the nation's largest bus company, says it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a warrant to board its buses to conduct routine immigration checks

Foreign Objects Discovered In Some Boeing 737 Max…

Foreign objects were found in some 737 Max planes being stored in Washington state and in San Antonio.

Mexicans march to protest major infrastructure projects

More than 1,000 people have marched through the center of Mexico City in opposition to the government's largest infrastructure projects

Fed officials downplay virus even as markets see…

When Wall Street expects the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, should that influence the Fed's decisions

US lifts Brazilian beef import ban amid quality concerns

Raw beef will soon be arriving on U.S. shores from Brazil again, a move by the Trump administration that has roiled U.S. beef and food safety groups

First Solar, TrueCar fall; Deere, Dropbox rise

Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Friday: First Solar, TrueCar fall; Deere, Dropbox rise

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks fell and bond prices rose sharply on Wall Street Friday amid fresh signs that the viral outbreak that originated in China is weighing on U.S. companies

Wells Fargo to pay $3B to resolve probes into…

Wells Fargo has agreed to pay $3 billion to settle criminal and civil investigations into a long-running practice whereby company employees opened millions of unauthorized bank accounts in order to meet unrealistic sales goals

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Trump signals he's prepared to give farmers more federal aid

President Donald Trump is signaling he’s prepared to tap federal coffers again to help farmers suffering from the tariff fights that he initiated

FDA approves drug that lowers cholesterol in a new way

U.S. regulators have approved a new type of cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at millions of people who don't get enough help from widely used statin pills like Lipitor and Crestor

Deere sees some stability on farms in bruising…

Deere has reported a surprisingly strong first quarter after an extended period in which the tractor maker was bruised by the ongoing trade war between the United States and China

Canadian PM Trudeau says rail blockades have to end

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says indigenous barricades that are blocking rail service across the country and hurting the economy have to come down now

Former Iowa governor, US ag secretary to monitor…

Former Iowa governor and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has been hired to monitor Purdue Pharma as the OxyContin maker goes through bankruptcy

Arizona governor pulls immigration plan amid…

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey spent years opposing divisive anti-immigration legislation, then embraced it this year

US home sales fell 1.3% in January

U.S. home sales retreated 1.3% in January from the prior month, but low mortgage rates helped enable an increase in purchases from a year ago

Judge questions plan to remove capsized ship in…

A federal judge is asking detailed questions about plans to remove an overturned cargo ship on the Georgia coast by sawing it into eight enormous chunks

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Watchdog toughens global financial scrutiny of…

An international agency that monitors terrorism financing has announced tough new financial scrutiny for Iran and added seven countries to a watch list

American consumption of fish rises slightly to 11-year high

Americans' consumption of seafood has risen to its highest point in more than a decade

Stocks sink, Treasury prices soar as investors…

Stocks fell and bond prices rose sharply on Wall Street Friday amid fresh signs that the viral outbreak that originated in China is weighing on U.S. companies