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Hormel Foods Corp. (HRL) on Thursday reported a 20 percent decline in profit for the first quarter from last year, when results were aided by a benefit related to the U.S. tax reform. However, earnings per share for the quarter matched analysts' expectations,...

Overall nationwide consumer prices in Japan were up just 0.2 percent on year in January, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on Friday. That was in line with expectations and down from 0.3 percent in December. Core consumer...


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called for bipartisan support to a resolution to overturn President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to fund a wall on the southern border with Mexico. "I write to invite all Members of Congress to cosponsor...


Asian stock markets are mostly lower on Friday following the negative cues from Wall Street as weak economic data from the U.S. and Europe reinforced worries about the global economy and offset optimism about U.S.-China trade talks. The Australian...

stockmarkets-dec12_15feb19.jpg European stocks may drift lower on Friday to extend declines from the previous session as investors await the outcome of a meeting later today between the Trump administration's top two negotiators and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing. Underlying...
asian-market-down_15feb19.jpg Asian stocks succumbed to selling pressure on Friday as weak data from the U.S. and China rekindled investor worries about a slowdown in the global economy. U.S. President Donald Trump's insistence that border security justifies a national emergency...
allianzse-feb15.jpg German insurance and asset management company Allianz SE reported Friday higher profit in its fourth quarter with improved revenues. Further, the company lifted it dividend, and announced a new share buy-back program of up to 1.5 billion euros. CFO Giulio Terzariol said, "Our healthy and well-diversified business makes us confident that we will continue to deliver a strong financial performance.."
asian-up_15feb19.jpg European stocks were moving higher on Friday, even as two days of U.S.-Chinese trade talks ended with no immediate word of progress and Spain entered a new period of political uncertainty. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez has called for a snap...
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trump5-021519.jpg President Donald Trump confirmed Friday that he will declare the situation on the U.S. border with Mexico a national emergency in order to secure additional funding for his divisive border wall.
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berniesanders-022718.jpg In a widely anticipated move, Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., officially launched his second campaign for president on Tuesday. Sanders will once again seek the Democratic presidential nomination even though he is an independent and not a member of the party.
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ecb-102418_21feb19.jpgEuropean Central Bank policymakers acknowledged that the uncertainty surrounding the euro area growth and inflation outlook has risen recently, thus raising the need for significant stimulus, possibly in the form of a new batch of longer term loans for banks to boost lending to the real economy, minutes of the January 23-24 policy session showed on Thursday.
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Vitamin D is very essential for healthy bones and to prevent osteoporosis. Known as the "Sunshine Vitamin, as sunlight is the main source, the deficiency of Vitamin D has been associated with fatigue, depressed mood and bone, and muscle pain, to name a few.
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Indian shares opened flat to slightly lower on Friday as weak data from both the U.S. and Europe rekindled growth worries. Investors also awaited further developments on U.S.-China trade talks. The benchmark BSE Sensex was down 67 points or 0.19 percent at 35,830 after two days of gains. The broader...
Here is a summary of some of the widely followed stories on cryptocurrency and blockchain during the past 24 hours. Read More
In January, the FDA approved two drugs. One is a biosimilar for the treatment of breast cancer and the other is a nasal spray for migraine. Read More
The FDA has added Boxed Warning to the label of gout medicine Uloric that highlights the increased risk of death with the drug. Read More
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