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  • NEW YORK, Sept 15- Adam Neumann showed he can capitalize on troubled times a decade ago, tapping into demand for workspace by those forced out of jobs in the aftermath of the financial crisis to grow WeWork into a global brand commanding a $47 billion valuation. Yet his plans to take WeWork's corporate parent the We Company public have backfired, as his company...

  • *China exempts 16 types of U.S. goods from tariffs. NEW YORK, Sept 11- Wall Street was pushed higher on Wednesday by tariff-sensitive technology and industrial shares after China extended an olive branch ahead of next month's trade negotiations with the United States. China announced tariff exemptions for a basket of U.S. goods, a move viewed by many investors as a...

  • One other death was under investigation, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said, adding that it was probing possible links with vaping to 450 cases of lung illness around the country. The two latest confirmed deaths occurred in July in Oregon and Indiana, CDC's acting deputy director of non-infectious diseases, Ileana Aris, told reporters at a...

  • Sept 6- U.S. health authorities on Friday said two people had died in the states of Oregon and Indiana from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total official count of such deaths to three. One other death was under investigation, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The two deaths in Oregon and Indiana had occurred in...

  • Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden was called out during a climate change forum on Wednesday for planning to attend a fundraiser hosted by the co-founder of a natural gas export company, after he had pledged not to take fossil-fuel company money. The exchange highlighted the political tensions involved in trying to lead the country off oil, coal...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 4- Ten Democratic U.S. presidential hopefuls will tout their plans to tackle climate change on Wednesday evening in a series of CNN town halls, sure to pit moderates like Joe Biden against progressives like Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders. Joe Biden, the front-runner for the Democratic nomination to face Republican President Donald Trump...

  • *10- year Treasury yields hit lowest since July 2016. Treasury yields fell on Tuesday to their lowest since July 2016 and all three major U.S. stock indexes lost ground in a risk-off session driven by heightened trade worries and an unexpected contraction of U.S. factory activity. European shares also dipped over global economic slowdown worries and...

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON, Aug 30- A decline in economic activity in the U.S. President Donald Trump won the White House three years ago in large part by carrying three swing states that will be critical in the November 2020 election: Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania. Business activity in five Midwestern states including Michigan and Wisconsin tracked at...

  • Aug 29- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday granted Mylan NV tentative approval for its generic version of Eli Lilly and Co's lung cancer drug Alimta. A tentative approval generally signals that the FDA has signed off on the company's marketing application, but that it cannot sell the medicine until the U.S. patents have expired.

  • CHICAGO, Aug 28- U.S. corn and soybean futures pushed higher on Wednesday as traders worried that prices had dropped too low while there is still great uncertainty about the size of the autumn harvests. "People are starting to realize we've taken these things down pretty far pretty fast," Jim Gerlach, president of broker A/C Trading in Indiana, said about market...

  • Steel said on Friday it will idle a plant in Indiana by mid-November as part of the consolidation of its till mill operations in the United States, a move which could result in lay-offs for nearly 150 employees. The news comes days after the Pittsburgh- based company revealed its plans to let go of up to 200 workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan.

  • Chicago Board of Trade November soybean futures settled up 4-3/ 4 cents at $8.73 per bushel. December corn ended up 1-1/ 2 cents at $3.70-1/ 4 a bushel, after falling to $3.66-1/ 4, the contract's lowest since mid-May. December wheat finished up 1-1/ 2 cents at $4.68 after touching $4.61-3/ 4, its lowest since May 14.

  • *Pro Farmer crop tour sees lower yields in Nebraska, Indiana. SINGAPORE, Aug 21- Chicago corn futures edged up on Wednesday to recover from their lowest in more than three months, buoyed after a U.S. crop tour forecast lower yields. The most-active corn contract on the Chicago Board of Trade had risen 0.3% to $3.69-3/ 4 a bushel by 0229 GMT, after dropping on Tuesday to...

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 21- Chicago corn futures ticked higher on Wednesday as the market recovered after two days of losses, with support from a U.S. crop tour forecasting lower yields. *The Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour estimated Nebraska corn yields at 172.55 bushels per acre, down from 179.17 bpa in 2018 but up from the tour's three-year average of 167.73 bpa for the...

  • NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, Aug 20- President Donald Trump's administration has been scrambling to stem the tide of rising anger in Farm Belt states after its decision this month to allow numerous oil refiners to mix less ethanol into their gasoline, sources told Reuters on Tuesday. Farmers bearing the brunt of Trump's trade with China say his support of the hardship...

  • A driver leaves United States Steel's (USS) Gary Works facility on June 20, 2019 in Gary, Indiana.

    U.S. Steel will temporarily lay off up to 200 workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan in coming weeks.

  • As of 12:33 p.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade December corn was down 5-3/ 4 cents at $3.75 per bushel, but remained inside of Friday's trading range. Corn led the way down after weekend storms brought rain to Minnesota, southern Iowa, western Missouri and eastern Kansas, along with parts of Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. "So today is about taking risk premium out of the...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 18- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states. The CDC is working with health departments in Wisconsin, Illinois, California, Indiana and Minnesota on the investigation. Of those cases, 30 occurred in...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 18- White House officials pushed back on Sunday against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States. Trump administration economic adviser Larry Kudlow said trade...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 18- White House officials pushed back on Sunday against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States. Trump administration economic adviser Larry Kudlow said trade...