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December 07, 2018

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A Canadian prosecutor urged a Vancouver court to deny bail to a Chinese executive at the heart of a case that is shaking up U.S.-China relations and worrying global financial markets.

Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of telecommunications giant Huawei and…

US China Huawei

December 06, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The dramatic arrest of a Chinese telecommunications executive has driven home why it will be so hard for the Trump administration to resolve its deepening conflict with China.

In the short run, the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer heightened skepticism about the trade…

US China Huawei

December 06, 2018

Dow Jones Industrials

High: 24,951.01

Low: 24,242.22

Close: 24,947.67

Change: —79.40

Other Indexes

Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2695.95 —4.11

NYSE Index: 12,144.41 —77.57

Nasdaq Composite Index: 7188.26 +29.83

NYSE Amer Composite: 2424.87 —25.10

Russell 2000 Index: 1477.41 —3.34

Wilshire 5000…

December 06, 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Online service LendingTree says it plans to double its presence in North Carolina’s largest city.

News outlets report Gov. Roy Cooper and iMecklenburg County officials announced Thursday that the company that matches lenders with consumers will add 436 jobs over the next five…

December 06, 2018

BALDWYN, Miss. (AP) — A home goods retailer is expanding its furniture manufacturing to Mississippi, with plans to hire 350 people.

San Francisco-based Williams-Sonoma Inc. announced Thursday that it will open a factory making upholstered furniture in Baldwyn, starting production in January. The…

December 06, 2018

PARIS (AP) — Authorities across France braced Thursday for the possibility of more riots and violence at anti-government protests this weekend, holding emergency meetings and deploying tens of thousands of police and security forces. Museums, theaters and shops in Paris announced they would close…

France Protests

December 06, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — It pays more than ever to be an investor. U.S. companies have sent a record amount of cash to their shareholders as dividends this year as their profits continue to pile higher.

The increase is key for shareholders, offering a bit of stability in what’s been a stomach-churning year…

Financial Markets Wall Street

December 06, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — More than two years after a sexual misconduct scandal forced Roger Ailes out at Fox News Channel, and a year after his death, his ghost walks the halls of the network he built and ran for two decades.

Friday’s theatrical release of the documentary, “Divide and Conquer: The Story of…

Media-Fox After Ailes

December 06, 2018

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on France protests (all times local):

6:40 p.m.

More than a dozen of museums and other cultural sites in Paris will be closed Saturday amid fears of new rioting at protests called in the French capital by the yellow vest movement.

Several museums and two theaters in the city…

France Protests

December 06, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Friday after gains on Wall Street but investors continued to watch for news about U.S.-China trade friction.

KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.1 percent to 21,524.02, and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.5 percent to 5,685.50 in early…

Financial Markets Wall Street-1
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