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Expresco-Recalls-chickenSkewer-082417.jpg The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced that Expresco Foods, Inc., a Montréal, Québec establishment, is recalling approximately 20,446 pounds of imported chicken skewer products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. No confirmed reports of adverse reactions were reported due to consumption of these products.

Aug23-082317.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of August 23, 2017.

MemphisMeats-082317.jpg San Francisco-based Memphis Meats, a startup that develops meat from stem cells, has raised a $17 million in a Series A funding round. The funding round was led by DFJ, while Cargill, venture capital firm Atomico, New Crop Capital, SOSV, Fifty Years, KBW Ventures, Inevitable Ventures and author Suzy...

Lumity-082317.jpg Lumity announced that it has raised $19 million in a series B financing round. The finance round was led by Draper Fisher Jurvetson with participation from Social+Capital Partnership and True Ventures. Lumity said it is now expanding the company's benefits advisory practice and technical and back...

Guess-Earnings-082317.jpg Shares of Guess Inc. (GES) jumped nearly 14 percent on extended hours on Wednesday after the apparel retailer reported a second-quarter results that trounced Wall Street analysts' estimates. The company also lifted its full-year outlook. Guess' second-quarter profit dropped to $15.2 million or $0.18...

SalmonSpill-082417.jpg The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is urging the public to catch as many Atlantic salmon they could after thousands of farmed Atlantic salmon were accidentally released into the waters between Anacortes and the San Juan Islands. Atlantic salmon spilled into the waters from a damaged...

New-iPhone-Sept12-082317.jpg Tech giant Apple reportedly plans to unveil its most awaited next-gen iPhone on September 12 at 9 AM. According to tech blog Mac4Ever, Apple will hold a press event on September 12 and launch its iPhone 7s and 7s Plus along with its long rumored iPhone 8 or X. The phones will be shipped on the Friday...

wallstreet-111614_23Aug17.jpg After ending the previous session substantially higher, stocks gave back some ground during trading on Wednesday. Selling pressure was somewhat subdued, however, limiting the downside for the major averages.

Trump-Podium3-082317.jpg A majority of voters think President Donald Trump is doing more to divide the country, according to the results of a Quinnipiac University national poll released on Wednesday. Sixty-two percent of voters say Trump is doing more to divide the country, while just 31 percent say he is doing more to unite the country.

JamesRClapper-082317.jpg Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper has questioned President Donald Trump's fitness for office following the president's fiery speech during a rally in Phoenix, Arizona. Clapper called the rally "downright scary and disturbing" in an appearance on CNN early Wednesday and raised...

HillaryClinton2-082317.jpg Excerpts from Hillary Clinton's new book providing details about last year's presidential election indicate the Democratic presidential nominee was deeply uncomfortable with then-candidate Donald Trump's behavior during the second debate. Clinton complains in excepts broadcast on MSNBC's "Morning...

AcceleratedPharma-082317.jpg Accelerated Pharma Inc. has formally requested SEC to withdraw its initial public offering plans. "The company requests the withdrawal of the registration statement because the company has decided not to proceed with this underwritten offering," the SEC document says. Accelerated Pharma had planned...

wallstreet-121514_23Aug17.jpg After an early move to the downside, stocks have regained some ground over the course of the trading session on Wednesday. The major averages have climbed well off their worst levels of the day but remain in the red.

Apple-building-082317.jpg Apple Inc. is working on a self-driving shuttle service to ferry employees within its sprawling campus, the New York Times reported. The move comes after the tech giant decided to abandon the idea of building an entire self-driving car by itself.

US-active-duty-military-082317.jpg The number of U.S. military personnel on duty abroad has fallen below 200,000 for the first time in six decades, a study shows. The decline in active-duty U.S. forces is evident in several countries, including in South Korea and Germany, according to a Pew Research Center analysis of US military...

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