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  • RESTON, Va. _ WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $5.3 million. The Reston, Virginia- based bank said it had earnings of 40 cents per share. Keywords: WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Earnings Report.

  • BOSTON, July 20- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc shares fell to a four-year low on Thursday after testing confirmed Norovirus in a customer who ate at one of the chain's Virginia restaurants and a video of rodents crawling on the floor of a Dallas shop went viral. Testing confirmed Norovirus in one customer who ate at the Virginia Chipotle restaurant that was briefly...

  • July 20- The U.S. Department of Defense said the Navy will commission its first "Ford-class" aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford, on Saturday at its base in Norfolk, Virginia- three years behind schedule and billions over budget. He has vowed to expand the number of carriers the United States fields from 10 to 12.. The Navy also said it would spend $43 billion in total...

  • BOSTON, July 20- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc shares fell 4.5 percent on Thursday after testing confirmed Norovirus in a customer who ate at the one of the chain's Virginia restaurants and a video of rodents crawling on the floor of a Dallas shop went viral. Testing confirmed Norovirus in one customer who ate at the Virginia Chipotle restaurant that was briefly...

  • DANVILLE, Va. _ American National Bankshares Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter earnings of $4.3 million. American National Bankshares shares have increased 4.5 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: American National Bankshares, Earnings Report.

  • *Wall Street ends flat but near records, Europe stocks dip. NEW YORK, July 20- The euro strengthened to its highest level in nearly two years against the U.S. dollar on Thursday after Europe's central bank chief said officials would discuss possible changes to its bond-buying scheme this autumn, while a gauge of stocks globally gained for a 10th straight session.

  • MCLEAN, Va. _ Capital One Financial Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $1.04 billion. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.90 per share. Seven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $6.68 billion.

  • NEW YORK— A person who reported eating at a Chipotle in northern Virginia has tested positive for norovirus. Overall, one out of six Americans get sick each year by consuming contaminated food or drinks, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Loudoun County Health Department in Virginia, outside Washington, D.C., says it is still awaiting...

  • CHICAGO— President Donald Trump's administration has ended Affordable Care Act contracts that brought assistance into libraries, businesses and urban neighborhoods in 18 cities, meaning shoppers on the insurance exchanges will have fewer places to turn for help signing up for coverage. People will have 45 days to shop for 2018 coverage, starting Nov. 1 and...

  • BOSTON, July 20- Testing has confirmed Norovirus in a customer who ate at the Virginia Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc restaurant that was briefly closed earlier this week following multiple reports of diners falling ill, a county health department official said on Thursday. Stool sample tests from the diner who ate at the Chipotle in Sterling, Virginia, late last...

  • Employees prepare lunch orders at a Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant at Madison Square Park in New York.

    The customer at a Virginia Chipotle has norovirius, testing confirmed.

  • BOSTON, July 20- Testing has confirmed norovirus in a customer who ate at the Virginia Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc restaurant that was briefly closed earlier this week following multiple reports of diners falling ill, a county health department official told Reuters on Thursday. Shares of the burrito chain, which has been fighting to recover from a string of...

  • July 19- A former Credit Suisse Group AG banker from Switzerland pleaded guilty on Wednesday to participating in a wide-ranging scheme to help Americans hide millions of dollars in offshore accounts to evade U.S. taxes. Susanne Rüegg Meier, a former manager with Credit Suisse, pleaded guilty in federal court in Alexandria, Virginia to conspiring to defraud...

  • Chipotle workers fill orders for customers at a restaurant in Miami.

    Chipotle says a Virginia store that was temporarily closed because of a suspected case of norovirus will reopen Wednesday.

  • BOSTON, July 19- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc said it will reopen a Virginia restaurant on Wednesday, two days after it was closed due to reports that several customers had fallen ill with suspected norovirus. Chipotle voluntarily closed the restaurant in Sterling, Virginia, on Monday, according to a health official for the Loudoun County Public Health...

  • NEW YORK— Chipotle says a Virginia store that was temporarily closed because of a suspected case of norovirus will reopen Wednesday. The store in Sterling shut Monday after Chipotle became aware of reports of illnesses. The chain said the reported symptoms were consistent with norovirus, which can cause vomiting and diarrhea and is a leading cause of...

  • RICHMOND, Va. _ Union Bankshares Corp. on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $18 million. The bank, based in Richmond, Virginia, said it had earnings of 41 cents per share. The holding company for Union First Market Bank posted revenue of $99.3 million in the period.

  • WASHINGTON— An international robotics competition in Washington attracted teams of teenagers from more than 150 nations. The team that drew the most attention at the FIRST Global Challenge, which ended Tuesday, was a squad of girls from Afghanistan who were twice rejected for U.S. visas before President Donald Trump intervened. Silver went to Singapore and...

  • The measure delays by eight more years the implementation of 2015 air pollution standards issued by the Environmental Protection Agency under the prior administration. Similar legislation is advancing in the GOP- controlled Senate. More than a dozen major health organizations opposed the bill, including the National Medical Association, the American...

  • July 18- Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc closed a restaurant in Virginia because of a suspected norovirus outbreak among some diners that sent its shares lower on Tuesday as the chain works to bounce back from past food-safety lapses. Chipotle's stock closed down 4.3 percent, or $17.02, at $374.98 on Tuesday after falling as low as $362.40. "Norovirus does not come...