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Harley-Davidson to Shift Production Overseas to Offset EU Tariffs

48 min 28 sec ago
Harley-Davidson plans to shift production overseas to avoid European Union tariffs on its iconic motorcycles, the latest manufacturer to reconfigure operations amid a widening global trade fight.
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AT&T to Acquire Digital Ad Firm AppNexus for $1.6 Billion

1 hour 39 min ago
AT&T agreed to acquire AppNexus, a deal that could help the telecom giant capitalize on media content it added through its purchase of Time Warner.
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U.S. New Home Sales Rose 6.7% in May

1 hour 43 min ago
Sales of new homes in the U.S. climbed heading into the summer months, despite high selling prices and low home inventory.
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Gray TV to Buy Raycom in $3.65 Billion Deal

2 hours 3 min ago
Television station owner Gray Television is buying fellow station owner Raycom Media in a $3.65 billion deal that they say will create a company with the third-most number of stations in the nation.
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Education Realty Trust Confirms Sale to Greystar Affiliate

2 hours 7 min ago
Education Realty Trust, a college-housing REIT, is selling itself to a Greystar Real Estate Partners affiliate for $3.15 billion.
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Xerox CEO Calls Fujifilm Lawsuit 'Misguided'

2 hours 55 min ago
Xerox Chief Executive John Visentin responded to Fujifilm Holdings’s lawsuit against the company calling it “desperate” and “misguided,” marking the new CEO’s first public statement about the suit.
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Comedies' Misfortunes Are No Laughing Matter in Hollywood

3 hours 44 min ago
Traditional comedies are struggling for oxygen at the box office, caught between superheroes and a vast buffet of stand-up specials, sitcoms and amateur pranks on digital services like Netflix and YouTube.
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ECB Official Signals No Debate on Rate Rises Before October 2019

5 hours 22 min ago
European Central Bank officials could start to discuss raising short-term interest rates from autumn next year, a top ECB policy maker said, amplifying the caution expressed by the bank’s President Mario Draghi in recent days.
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Spotify, Amazon, Apple or YouTube? The Streaming-Music Showdown

5 hours 54 min ago
You want to choose your streaming service carefully because whichever you pick will take over your music.
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Buzz Aldrin Fights Family for Control of His Space Legacy

7 hours 26 min ago
The former astronaut’s children say their father is in mental decline and are asking a Florida court to appoint them his guardians. He says they are after his business, and is suing for “elder exploitation.”
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'Jurassic World' Sequel Falls Short of Previous Installment

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 20:38
“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” opened to an estimated $150 million in the U.S. and Canada. That is a healthy debut by most measures, but 28% below the $208.8 million start for the first “Jurassic World.”
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Trump Plans New Curbs on Chinese Investment, Tech Exports to China

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 20:12
President Trump, already embroiled in a trade battle with China, plans to ratchet commercial tensions higher by barring many Chinese firms from investing in U.S. technology and by blocking more technology exports to Beijing.
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GE Nears Deal to Sell Industrial-Engines Unit

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 18:28
General Electric is nearing a deal to sell a unit that makes large industrial engines to private-equity firm Advent International for $3 billion or more, people familiar with the matter said.
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Short of Workers, Restaurants Turn to Robots

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 16:19
Amid the lowest unemployment in years, fast-food restaurants are turning to machines—not to get rid of workers, but because they can’t find enough. Flippy the burger chef doesn’t complain about the drudgery of grill work and never leaves the kitchen.
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Global Economy Week Ahead: U.S. GDP, Eurozone Inflation

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 15:00
In the week ahead, the U.S. Commerce Department is set to release data on durable goods, gross domestic product and personal income.
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Conagra, General Mills Square Off in Battle to Revive Packaged Foods

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:34
Earnings this week will offer an update on who’s winning the race to revive older food brands.
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AT&T Expressed Interest in CBS Before Time Warner

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:27
Before AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson set his sights on Time Warner, he expressed interest in acquiring CBS and met with Shari Redstone.
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Student-Debt Forgiveness May Be Lighting a Tax-Bomb Fuse

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:06
Under U.S. rules, forgiven debt is considered a borrower’s income for that given year, and taxed as such. Those delayed tax bills are piling up.
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GE Factories in Wisconsin, South Carolina Caught in U.S. Trade Fight

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 10:34
GE’s MRI business offers a window into the complex interconnections of global trade, where components made in one country get assembled in another and may be sold back into the first.
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Online Shopping Is About to Get More Expensive

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 10:00
The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling enables states to collect sales tax from all online purchases, eliminating the advantage of buying some big-ticket items from websites like Amazon.com.
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