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Carrier Corp., the air conditioning company, is laying off 338 employees at a factory in Indianapolis on Thursday, the six-month anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration.

After several years of negotiation, Argentina closed a deal to sell fresh lemons to Mexico, after both countries agreed on phytosanitary requirements for the Argentinean exports of the fruits. Argentina's Minister of Agroindustry, Ricardo Buryaile,...


Republican Senator and chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee John McCain, R-Ariz., has been diagnosed with glioblastoma - a very aggressive brain cancer. The tumor was discovered during surgery to remove a blood clot from above McCain's left...


Asian stock markets are mostly lower on Friday, with political uncertainty in the U.S. weighing on investor sentiment. Media reports indicated that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has expanded his investigation of alleged collusion between Russia and the...


Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's Latin hit song "Despacito" has become the world's most-streamed track of all time. Universal Music Latin Entertainment announced that the song and accompanying remix featuring Justin Bieber crossed the record Wednesday,...

Stockhigh-071417.jpg European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Friday after a mixed session the previous day. Crude oil prices edged lower in Asian deals after four days of gains while the dollar index was flat against a basket of currencies. Asian stocks are...
Pharma-071417.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Alder's stock offering; FDA panel recommendation of 2 biosimilar candidates; Sangamo's investigational drugs SB-318 and SB-913 getting Fast Track designation; Pfizer's upcoming regulatory catalyst related to its rheumatoid arthritis drug; Mallinckrodt's progress in its CONFIRM trial and MiMedx Group's better-than-expected Q2 revenue.
sharemixed-071417.jpg Asian stocks ended mixed on Friday as investors digested Fed Chair Janet Yellen's measured comments on the second day of her testimony before Congress and looked ahead to earnings from a slew of U.S. banks due later in the day for direction. Yellen...
manulife-IPO-071317.jpg Canadian insurer Manulife Financial Corp. is exploring a possible initial public offering or spinoff of its Boston-based John Hancock Financial Services Inc. unit, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the plans. The planned move comes amid ongoing struggles for life insurers with low interest rates that dampen investment profits.
An Illinois appeals court has upheld a temporary restraining order on implementing Cook County's tax on soft drinks and other sweetened beverages. The penny-per-ounce tax was supposed to take effect from July 1. The temporary hold, issued June 30, could now be in place until at least July 21.
Indian shares opened modestly higher on Friday after Reliance Industries and Wipro delivered better-than-expected quarterly results. The benchmark BSE Sensex was up 93 points or 0.29 percent at 31,997 in early trade while the broader Nifty index was up 22 points or 0.22 percent at 9,895. Energy...
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Aerie Pharma's Mercury-1 study results; reduction in size of Alimera's post-marketing study of ILUVIEN; ContraFect's stock offering; spin-off of Immune Pharma's subsidiary; Sarepta's stellar Q2 results and Theravance's COPD trial results. More
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared the first magnetic resonance imaging or MRI device specifically for neonatal brain and head imaging in neonatal intensive care units or NICU. The FDA granted clearance of Embrace Neonatal MRI System to Aspect... More
The UK will have to settle the financial payment it owes to the European Union on Brexit and must make clear its position on the same as well as on border issues and other matters regarding separation, for talks to make progress, EU Chief Brexit Negotiator...
Carrier-072017.jpg Carrier Corp., the air conditioning company, is laying off 338 employees at a factory in Indianapolis on Thursday, the six-month anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration.
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