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Trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 5:05 pm
A broad sell-off handed the U.S. stock market its biggest loss in more than four months Monday, pulling the major indexes below their recent record highs. Technology stocks, the biggest gainers in 2017, accounted for much of the slide. Energy companies also fell as crude oil prices finished lower...
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January 29, 2018 - 4:02 pm
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) — Tyson Foods Inc. has invested in a food-tech startup that's developing methods to produce meat directly from animal cells. The Arkansas-based company announced Monday that its venture capital arm, Tyson Ventures, now has a minority stake in Memphis Meats. The terms of the...
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Trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 3:51 pm
U.S. stocks were broadly lower in late-afternoon trading Monday, on course to finish modestly below the market's recent record highs. Technology stocks, the biggest gainer in 2017, accounted for much of the slide. Energy stocks also declined as crude oil prices fell. Some retailers and other...
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Trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. The major U.S. stock indexes are down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 2:32 pm
U.S. stocks were broadly lower in afternoon trading Monday as the market eased back from its recent record highs. Technology stocks, the biggest gainer this year and in 2017, accounted for much of the slide. Energy stocks also declined as crude oil prices headed lower. Retailers and other consumer-...
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FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2017 file photo the exhaust pipes of a VW Diesel car are photographed in Frankfurt, Germany. The chairman of Volkswagen says that diesel exhaust tests involving monkeys were "totally incomprehensible" and the matter must be "investigated fully and unconditionally." Monday's comments by Hans Dieter Poetsch, reported by the dpa news agency, come in the wake of a report by the New York Times that a research group funded by auto companies exposed monkeys to diesel exhaust from a late-model Volkswagen, while another group was exposed to fumes from an older Ford pickup. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)
January 29, 2018 - 12:07 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Public criticism of the German auto industry has escalated on reports that diesel exhaust tests were carried out on both monkeys and humans. The tests were reportedly carried out by a research group funded by major German auto companies. The German on Monday government...
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The Dr. Pepper Snapple Group logo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. Keurig is buying Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc., creating a beverage giant with about $11 billion in annual sales. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
January 29, 2018 - 10:23 am
The major U.S. stock indexes were down slightly in early trading Monday, as losses in technology companies outweighed gains elsewhere. Energy stocks also declined as crude oil prices headed lower. Banks posted solid gains as bond yields rose. Investors were weighing the latest corporate deal news,...
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FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2017 file photo the exhaust pipes of a VW Diesel car are photographed in Frankfurt, Germany. The chairman of Volkswagen says that diesel exhaust tests involving monkeys were "totally incomprehensible" and the matter must be "investigated fully and unconditionally." Monday's comments by Hans Dieter Poetsch, reported by the dpa news agency, come in the wake of a report by the New York Times that a research group funded by auto companies exposed monkeys to diesel exhaust from a late-model Volkswagen, while another group was exposed to fumes from an older Ford pickup. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)
January 29, 2018 - 9:12 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Public criticism of the German auto industry has escalated on reports that diesel exhaust tests were carried out on both monkeys and humans. The chairman of Volkswagen said Monday that the tests involving monkeys were "totally incomprehensible" and the German government...
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A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. Asian shares were mixed Monday after several markets ceded gains from upbeat openings that tracked Friday’s rally on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
January 29, 2018 - 2:27 am
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Monday after several markets ceded gains from upbeat openings that tracked Friday's rally on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 finished flat at 23,629.34 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index lost 0.3 percent to 33,051.47. The Shanghai Composite...
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A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. Asian shares were mixed Monday after several markets ceded gains from upbeat openings that tracked Friday’s rally on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
January 28, 2018 - 11:29 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Monday after several markets ceded gains from upbeat openings that tracked Friday's rally on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 was flat at 23,626.45 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index lost less than 0.1 percent to 33,142.51. The Shanghai...
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Australia Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, left, talks to Thales CEO Chris Jenkins during a visit to Thales Underwater Systems in Sydney, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. The government announced a new strategy to boost Australia into the ranks of the top 10 defense industry exporting countries within a decade through arms sales to liked-minded nations and with safeguards to keep weapons out of the hands of rogue regimes. (Daniel Munoz/AAP Image via AP)
January 28, 2018 - 11:18 pm
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's government announced a strategy Monday to create high-tech jobs and become one of the top 10 defense-industry-exporting countries within a decade through arms sales to liked-minded nations while also keeping those weapons from rogue regimes. Australia will...
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