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GM And Union Members Reach Tentative Contract…

The deal could bring an end to United Auto Workers' weekslong strike.

Asian shares fall back after China reports…

Asian shares mostly lower back after China reports economy weakened

Uber Cuts 350 Jobs In Latest Round Of Layoffs

According to TechCrunch, Uber's CEO announced the layoffs in an email sent to employees Monday.

GM workers to stay on picket line until vote on…

Striking General Motors workers will stay on the picket lines for several more days until they vote on a tentative contract agreement with the company

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New Report Criticizes FAA And Boeing For 737 Max…

​The report came from the Joint Authorities Technical Review, a panel commissioned by the FAA to review aircraft certification processes.

Pelosi moves on drug prices despite falling-out…

Pelosi pushing drug price bill through the House despite falling out with Trump

Strike Is Costing GM $1.1 Billion And Denting The…

GM's biggest strike since 2007 has cost its nearly 50,000 workers $624 million in compensation.

Facebook CEO defends refusal to take down some…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is defending the social media platform's refusal to take down content it considers newsworthy even if it goes against their standards

Renault Fires Its CEO In Abrupt Leadership Change

Thierry Bolloré became the French automaker's CEO in January. He replaced Carlos Ghosn, who's facing multiple financial misconduct charges.

Riots darken Catalan separatist dream of peaceful…

The separatist movement in northeastern Spain has been rocked by violent outbursts from its most radical elements after the sentencing of several leaders to lengthy prison sentences

Talks Between GM, United Auto Workers Stall 3…

The UAW's strike has reportedly already cost GM over $1 billion.

FAA to test whether packed planes affect…

Federal researchers are about to test whether smaller seats and crowded rows slow down airline evacuations

Private Equity Investment Is Soaring In Addiction…

But recovery advocates are skeptical about the intentions investors have.

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IMF head says more needed to boost growth than US…

The International Monetary Fund's new leader says a U.S.-China trade truce could trim expected losses to the world economy but won't be enough to produce strong global growth

Unilever Promises To Process More Plastic Than It…

​The company wants to reduce its plastic waste, and part of its plan is to collect and process more plastic than it uses in product packaging.

US picks Trump resort for G-7; critics call…

President Donald Trump's Doral golf resort near Miami was picked as the site of next year's Group of Seven summit, sparking an outcry from critics who call it a blatant conflict of interest

GM And Striking Union Workers Fail To Reach…

The two sides failed to reach an agreement on a new four-year contract over the weekend as the strike moves into its fourth week.

Juul halts sales of fruit, dessert flavors for…

Juul Labs stops selling fruit and dessert flavors for its electronic cigarettes

Some US farmers get a reprieve at end of…

Many farmers in the Midwest and South whose planting this year was besieged by wet weather are getting a reprieve, though a few Northern states have seen harvest prospects go from bad to worse

Boris Johnson gets EU Brexit deal; next hurdle is…

Britain's prime minister and European Union leaders have reached a long-sought Brexit deal

J&J agrees to $117M settlement over pelvic mesh…

Johnson & Johnson agrees to $117M multistate settlement over allegations it deceptively marketed its pelvic mesh products, which support women's sagging pelvic organs, by not fully disclosing their risks.

Jury seated in opioid case, but settlement talks…

A jury has been selected for the first federal opioid trial, but talks to settle the case before opening arguments next week are taking another step

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Slowing economy, trade wars, drag on US rail…

Union Pacific squeezed by trade wars and slowing global economy

Saturday drama: Brexit battle to be decided in UK…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has lost every important vote in Parliament, and he faces a titanic struggle when he puts his new Brexit proposal before suspicious legislators Saturday

Europe's specialty food makers brace for US…

European producers of premium specialty agricultural products like French wine and Italian Parmesan are facing a U.S. tariff hike due Friday with trepidation.