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  • NEW YORK, Aug 9- Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn on CNBC said Tuesday that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is "right on the economy." Archie Bunker was a fictional conservative blue-collar worker from New York who was the main character in a 1970 s television comedy. Icahn was referring to protests during Trump's speech at the Detroit...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 9- A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday upheld the dismissal of nationwide antitrust litigation accusing banks and commodity companies of conspiring to drive up aluminum prices by reducing supply, forcing them to overpay. By a 3-0 vote, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said so-called commercial end users and consumer end users lacked...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Republican Donald Trump sought to regain momentum for his White House campaign on Monday by proposing sweeping tax breaks, cuts to federal regulations and a revival of the stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline project. The New York businessman used a speech on the economy in Detroit to try to turn the page after a week of missteps in which he...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Republican Donald Trump sought to regain momentum for his White House campaign on Monday by proposing sweeping tax breaks, cuts to federal regulations and a revival of the stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline project. The New York businessman used a speech on the economy in Detroit to try to turn the page after a week of missteps in which he...

  • NEWARK, N.J., Aug 8- Nyasha Arthur was meant to be at work in Atlanta on Monday. Instead, she found herself stuck at New Jersey's Newark airport with hundreds of other frustrated passengers after Delta Air Lines Inc computer systems were hit by a power outage. She flies between Atlanta and Newark a few times a year, and said she might have to reconsider her next visit...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Republican Donald Trump sought to regain momentum for his White House campaign on Monday by proposing sweeping tax breaks, cuts to federal regulations and a revival of the stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline project. The New York businessman used a speech on the economy to try to turn the page after a week of missteps in which he came under...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Republican Donald Trump sought to regain momentum for his White House campaign on Monday by proposing sweeping tax breaks, cuts to federal regulations and a revival of the stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline project. The New York businessman used an address on the economy to try to turn the page after a week of missteps in which he came...

  • NEWARK, N.J., Aug 8- Nyasha Arthur was meant to be at work in Atlanta on Monday. Instead, she found herself stuck at New Jersey's Newark airport with hundreds of other frustrated passengers after Delta Air Lines Inc computer systems were hit by a power outage. She flies between Atlanta and Newark a few times a year, and said she might have to reconsider her next visit...

  • NEWARK, N.J., Aug 8- Nyasha Arthur was meant to be at work in Atlanta on Monday. Instead, she found herself stuck at New Jersey's Newark's airport with hundreds of other frustrated passengers after Delta Air Lines Inc computer systems were hit by a power outage. She flies between Atlanta and Newark a few times a year, and said she might have to reconsider her next visit...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Monday sought to regain momentum with an economic speech in which he floated new tax breaks and cuts to regulation, as protesters repeatedly interrupted him. He told the Detroit Economic Club, a traditional venue for political candidates to discuss their economic vision, that...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Monday proposed tax breaks for working families and for corporations as he outlined economic plans in an effort to regain momentum lost during a damaging spate of controversies. "She is the candidate of the past," Trump said of Hillary Clinton, his Democratic opponent in the Nov. 8...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will propose tax breaks for working families and for corporations as he outlines his economic plans on Monday in an effort to regain momentum lost during a damaging spate of controversies. The proposals in his speech in Detroit also include measures to simplify taxes for everyone, to...

  • Aug 5- Chris Urmson, who was instrumental in building Google's self-driving car project, said on Friday he is leaving the team after seven and a half years. Alphabet Inc's Google had named Urmson chief technical officer of the project after it hired former Hyundai executive John Krafcik to be chief executive of the project. Urmson, who joined the project when it...

  • Aug 5- Chris Urmson, who was instrumental in building Google's self-driving car project, said on Friday he is leaving the team after seven and a half years. Alphabet Inc's Google had named Urmson chief technical officer of the project after it hired former Hyundai executive John Krafcik to be chief executive of the project. Urmson, who joined the project when it...

  • Aug 5- Chris Urmson, an executive who was instrumental in building Google's self-driving car project, said on Friday he is leaving the team after seven and a half years. Alphabet Inc's Google had named Urmson chief technical officer of the self-driving car project after it hired former Hyundai executive John Krafcik to be chief executive of the project.

  • LONDON, Aug 4- There will be few tears shed for Metro International Trade Services. The warehousing company has just been hit with a $10 million fine by the London Metal Exchange for its role in abetting the original load-out queue for aluminum in Detroit. So what exactly did Metro do to incur a $10 million public punishment?

  • The company's shares rose as much as 3.7 percent to $84.10 in early trading. Kellogg's costs of sales fell 11.5 percent to $2 billion in the second quarter, while selling, general and administrative expenses declined 1 percent to $821 million. The Battle Creek, Michigan- based company said on Thursday that it would expand zero-based budgeting to its operations...

  • HICKORY, North Carolina, Aug 4- As furniture makers left Hickory and headed to China at the start of the century, the local community college shuttered its courses in furniture production, abandoning an industry that had sustained this North Carolina community for generations. A Reuters analysis of federal and other data shows, however, that some of the areas...

  • HICKORY, North Carolina, Aug 4- As furniture makers left Hickory and headed to China at the start of the century, the local community college shuttered its courses in furniture production, abandoning an industry that had sustained this North Carolina community for generations. A Reuters analysis of federal and other data shows, however, that some of the areas...

  • WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 3- Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign has solicited advice from California regulators on how to revamp a federal regulation requiring biofuels like corn-based ethanol be blended into the nation's gasoline supply, according to campaign and state officials. The move is the clearest sign yet that,...