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  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...

  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...

  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...

  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...

  • WASHINGTON— Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine are closely aligned on many issues, but Kaine's cautious, left-leaning political profile in a closely contested state is blurred by his ties to energy industry interests and his personal qualms over abortion. The Virginia senator is regarded as a careful, earnest politician who has navigated the...

  • WASHINGTON— Unemployment rates ticked up noticeably in six states in June, even as employers continued to add jobs and the hiring outlook improved. A similar trend played out in five other states: Nevada and Oregon each saw a 0.3 percent increase, while rates went up 0.2 points in California, Maine and South Dakota. South Dakota had the nation's lowest rate in June,...

  • RICHMOND, Va. _ Union Bankshares Corp. on Friday reported second-quarter earnings of $19.3 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 41 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • July 21- Boeing Co's second-quarter results will include more than $2 billion in charges related to the 787, 747 and KC-46 tanker aircraft programs, the aerospace and defense company said on Thursday. The combined charges of $2.05 billion address high-profile problems such as dwindling demand for very large planes like the 747 and a hangover of nearly $30...

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Southern National Bancorp of Virginia Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $2.8 million. Southern National Bancorp shares have fallen roughly 6 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: Southern National Bancorp, Earnings Report.

  • RESTON, Va. _ WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $4.4 million. The Reston, Virginia- based bank said it had earnings of 35 cents per share. Keywords: WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Earnings Report.

  • DANVILLE, Va. _ American National Bankshares Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $4.1 million. American National Bankshares shares have risen almost 2 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: American National Bankshares, Earnings Report.

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Capital One Financial Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $942 million. The average estimate of 12 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.86 per share. Capital One shares have dropped nearly 6 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has climbed roughly 6 percent.

  • RESTON, Va. _ NVR Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $91.7 million. On a per-share basis, the Reston, Virginia- based company said it had profit of $22.01. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • NEW YORK, July 21- Brewers Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller received U.S. antitrust approval for their $107 billion merger on Wednesday, bringing the largest-ever consumer products deal a big step closer to completion. The deal has already been cleared by Australia, Europe and South Africa, and AB InBev said it still expects closure this year.

  • NEW YORK, July 20- Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller received approval for their $107 billion merger from U.S. antitrust regulators on Wednesday after the companies agreed to unload beer assets and preserve competition from independent craft brewers. The Belgian brewer will make concessions beyond its publicly stated offer to sell it stake in...

  • July 20- A federal appeals court on Wednesday revived Ohio's lawsuit accusing Freddie Mac of defrauding the state's $87.3 billion public pension fund by hiding its exposure to subprime and other risky mortgages prior to the 2007-09 financial crisis. The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said a lower court judge erred in finding that the Ohio Public Employees...

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Cardinal Financial Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $14.1 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 36 cents per share. Cardinal Financial shares have increased roughly 1 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • NEW YORK— A record terrorism-related forfeiture order benefiting families of some Sept. 11 victims and others was reversed on appeal Wednesday, leaving in doubt what will happen to a $1 billion Manhattan office building at the center of the legal case. The 2nd Circuit decision written by Circuit Judge Richard C. Wesley said the buildings do not qualify as being...

  • The International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts for the next two years, citing uncertainty over Britain's looming exit from the European Union. Even with the economic concerns triggered by Britain's recent vote, the S&P 500 and Dow have hit record highs in the past week. "There's enough uncertainty out there in a market that's done pretty well as...

  • The International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts for the next two years, citing uncertainty over Britain's looming exit from the European Union. Even with the economic concerns triggered by Britain's recent vote, the S&P 500 and Dow have hit record highs in the past week. "There's enough uncertainty out there in a market that's done pretty well as...