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  • Raw lumber is unloaded from a truck at the Resolute Forest Products mill in Thunder Bay, Canada, Ontario, on Friday, Jan. 8, 2016.

    Canada faces new anti-subsidy tariffs on exports of lumber to the U.S., Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said, escalating a long-running dispute.

  • *Asia ex- Japan little changed; Nikkei gains. *MSCI World index hit record high overnight. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed early on Tuesday.

  • SYDNEY, April 25- U.S. soybeans fell on Tuesday, retreating from a three-week high touched in the previous session after the U.S. Department of Agriculture pegged the pace of planting ahead of market expectations. *The most active Chicago Board Of Trade March soybeans fell 0.2 percent to $9.69-1/ 2 a bushel, having firmed 1.1 percent on Monday when prices hit a high...

  • Holdovers crushed a slew of underwhelming newcomers, including Disney Nature's "Born in China," which opened in sixth place with $4.8 million; the steamy thriller "Unforgettable" that debuted in seventh with $4.8 million; and the costly historical epic "The Promise," which launched in ninth place with only $4.1 million. 2. "The Boss Baby," 20th Century Fox, $12,712,144,...

  • BRUSSELS- European Central Bank board member Daniele Nouy participates at the ECON Committee Public Hearing in Brussels 0830 GMT. LUXEMBOURG- EU General Affairs Council meeting 0800 GMT. FRANKFURT, Germany- "Frankfurt Finance Summit 2017." STOCKHOLM- Meeting of the executive board of the Riksbank- 0800 GMT.

  • **FRANKFURT- Deutsche Bundesbank Executive Board Member Andreas Dombret speaks in Frankfurt. BRUSSELS- European Central Bank board member Daniele Nouy participates at the ECON Committee Public Hearing in Brussels 0830 GMT. LUXEMBOURG- EU General Affairs Council meeting 0800 GMT.

  • Traders work the floor of the Dow Jones at the closing bell of the New York Stock Exchange.

    After Monday's stunning stock market rally, traders will be looking for something to keep the momentum going Tuesday.

  • LOS ANGELES— Five days after being fired from his top-rated Fox News Channel perch, Bill O'Reilly used a podcast to express his dismay and vowed that "the truth will come out." "I am sad that I'm not on television anymore," he said in an episode Monday of his personal website's " No Spin News" podcast, available only to subscribers after this week's free window. "

  • Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

    Saudi Arabia reversed some cutbacks in worker benefits and ministers' salaries—a move that could make the kingdom even more reliant on a higher oil price.

  • A traffic intersection in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

    Asia's third-largest economy kicked off an international roadshow on Monday for a masala bond sale aimed at upgrading the country's highways.

  • President Donald Trump pressed Democrats on Monday to include funds for his promised border wall with Mexico in spending legislation as lawmakers worked to avoid a looming shutdown of the federal government. Republicans control both chambers of Congress, but a White House- backed bill to gut former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, popularly...

  • SHANGHAI/ PARIS, April 25- When China unveiled an historic order for its first large commercial jetliner at a national air show in 2010, Western journalists were kept away, and only local media were allowed to witness a major turning point in China's aviation ambitions. "They will be trying to compete on price against people who are building aircraft at a much...

  • WASHINGTON, April 24- The U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue as secretary of agriculture, leaving all but one of President Donald Trump's Cabinet positions filled. The nomination earlier passed the Senate Agriculture Committee with only one vote in opposition, although some Midwestern senators raised concerns that Perdue...

  • Ajit Pai, who was named chair of the FCC by President Donald Trump in January, will deliver a speech titled "The Future of Internet Regulation" on Wednesday in Washington, the FCC said. Sources said Pai is expected to announce that he will begin the process of taking public comment to repeal the rules approved by the FCC under President Barack Obama in early 2015.

  • Avaneesh Krishnamoorthy, an Indian citizen living in West New York, New Jersey, made about $48,000 trading Neustar stock and options in a brokerage account held by him and his wife, after learning that Golden Gate Capital was in talks to buy the company, court papers show. Shares of Neustar rose 21 percent last Dec. 14 after Golden Gate's takeover of the Sterling,...

  • CHICAGO— The physician who was dragged off a United Airlines flight in Chicago this month was verbally and physically abusive, and flailing his arms before he lost his balance and struck his mouth on an armrest, according to the aviation officer who pulled the man out of his seat. The Chicago Department of Aviation on Monday released the officer's report of the...

  • David Dietze of Point View Wealth Management explains why he's not expecting much from reporting season.

  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala. _ National Commerce Corp. on Monday reported first-quarter earnings of $5.9 million. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $24.7 million. National Commerce shares have risen 2 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • WASHINGTON, April 24- The U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue as secretary of agriculture, leaving all but one of President Donald Trump's Cabinet positions filled.