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The unit includes the industrial cutting, hand tool and power tool accessory brands Irwin and Lenox.
Japan's core machinery orders fell 2.2 percent in August from the previous month, in a sign of fragility in capital expenditure.
Hain Celestial's pending accounting probe remains unresolved and now management is grappling with another headache — slowing growth.
Conagra Foods on Tuesday said its board of directors has approved a conditional $1.25 billion stock repurchase plan.
Alcoa says revenue was down 6 percent year on year, due to the impact of "curtailed and closed operations, lower alumina pricing" and other pressures.
A Chinese institute is developing a shipping container-sized nuclear power plant called the "hedianbao," the South China Morning Post reports.
Beijing and Shanghai have unveiled strict, and unpopular, draft rules to regulate popular taxi-hailing services, the SCMP reports.
A “tourism blacklist” the Chinese government set up last year to name and shame misbehaving travelers does not seem to have had an impact, the NYT reports.
Few companies are capitalizing on the Chinese government's new infrastructure initiatives, says HSBC.
Nothing in Trump's career suggests he is in any way prepared to do the job, reports Vox.
Trump suggested in the debate that Canadians come to the US when they need a big operation because their health-care system is so slow. Not true, says Vox's Julia Belluz.
The U.K. currency's weakness will continue, according to market watchers, with many suggesting sterling could reach parity with the dollar.
Australia's richest woman and a Chinese developer have agreed to jointly buy Australia's largest private land holding.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company won't need more money to buy out SolarCity, and that a new product is coming on Oct. 17.
Mylan agreed Friday to a $465 million settlement over the classification of its anti-allergy EpiPen auto-injector under the Medicaid Drug Rebate program.
Chocolate companies are coping with a slowdown in major markets such as the U.S. at a time when emerging markets are losing steam.
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