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  • Joe Biden, the former vice president, appeared headed to a badly needed second-place finish in Nevada after poor showings earlier this month in the first two nominating contests in the Democratic presidential race ahead of the Nov. 3 election. For Biden and other moderates who argue Sanders is too liberal to beat Trump and who have been trying to blunt his...

  • LAS VEGAS, Feb 22- Bernie Sanders solidified his front-runner status with what appeared to be a decisive victory in the Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada on Saturday, while Joe Biden was on track for a second-place finish that would give his struggling campaign new hope. Sanders, a senator from Vermont, rode a wave of backing from a diverse coalition of...

  • LAS VEGAS, Feb 22- Bernie Sanders scored a decisive victory in the Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada on Saturday and gained a fresh burst of momentum, while Joe Biden appeared headed to a second-place finish that will give his struggling campaign new hope. Sanders, a senator from Vermont, had 45% of the county convention delegates in Nevada with about 4%...

  • LAS VEGAS, Feb 22- Bernie Sanders appeared headed to a decisive victory in the Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada on Saturday, and early returns showed Joe Biden landing a second-place finish that would give his struggling campaign new hope. Fox News projected Sanders as the winner in Nevada, where scattered early returns showed him opening up a...

  • CHICAGO, Feb 19- U.S. wheat and corn futures fell on Wednesday on profit taking from the previous session's strong rally, grain dealers said. "Yesterday was probably a little overdone in the wheat market," said Jim Gerlach, president of Indiana- based A/C Trading. CBOT March wheat ended off 1-1/ 2 cents at $5.65-1/ 4 a bushel.

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  • LONDON, Feb 12- The world's big oil trading firms are investing heavily in environmentally-friendly projects as they face increasing pressure from investors, governments, activists and financiers to find a sustainable business model. *Bought ethanol plant in South Bend, Indiana in 2018 that produces 100 million gallons per year. *Waste oils plant in...

  • *T-MOBILE AND SPRINT WIN IN COURT; COMPANIES MOVING TO FINALIZE MERGER TO CREATE NEW SUPERCHARGED UN-CARRIER. *SPRINT- AFTER RECEIVING FAVORABLE DECISION IN FEDERAL COURT IN NEW YORK COMPANIES NOW TAKING FINAL STEPS TO COMPLETE THEIR MERGER TO CREATE NEW T-MOBILE. *SPRINT CORP- FOCUSED ON FINISHING FEW OPEN ITEMS THAT REMAIN, EXPECT THE MERGER WILL DELIVER TO A...

  • ZURICH, Feb 10- Experimental drugs from Roche and Eli Lilly failed to halt Alzheimer's disease in their latest test, the companies said on Monday, in a blow to people whose genes make them particularly vulnerable to the illness. The study of Roche's gantenerumab and Eli Lilly's solanezumab spearheaded by Washington University in St. Louis focused on rare...

  • But an embarrassing meltdown in the Iowa caucus vote count, and a dismal showing by Joe Biden, once seen as the safest choice to unseat the Republican incumbent, have only heightened fears among some Democrats that their party isnt up to the task. Tuesdays New Hampshire primary may do little to dispel the collective unease or help bridge the deep ideological...

  • But an embarrassing meltdown in the Iowa caucus vote count, and a dismal showing by Joe Biden, once seen as the safest choice to unseat the Republican incumbent, have only heightened fears among some Democrats that their party isnt up to the task. Tuesdays New Hampshire primary may do little to dispel the collective unease or help bridge the deep ideological...

  • CHICAGO, Feb 6- Chicago wheat and corn futures fell on Thursday as a strengthening dollar dampened U.S. export prospects and traders continued to wait for signs of China buying agricultural goods, analysts said. Chicago Board of Trade March corn settled down 1-1/ 2 cents at $3.79-1/ 4 per bushel after dipping to $3.76, its lowest since Jan. 16. March wheat ended down...

  • CHICAGO, Feb 3- U.S. corn futures fell to a two-week low on Monday as traders worried that the fallout from the coronavirus epidemic could include an economic hit to China, traders said. Chicago Board of Trade March corn settled down 2-1/ 2 cents at $3.78-3/ 4 per bushel after dipping to $3.76-1/ 2, the contract's lowest since Jan. 16. March soybeans rose 4-1/ 2 cents to...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 2- In a speech last month to farmers in Texas, President Donald Trump won applause as he talked up recent U.S. trade agreements. Iowa swung sharply to Trump's Republicans in the 2016 presidential election, but Democrats hope anger over a relaxation of rules mandating use of ethanol by U.S. refineries could put the corn-producing state in the win column...

  • Jan 31- Perhaps no issue has divided the field of Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls more than " Medicare for All." Here is where the top eight contenders stand on Medicare for All:. The U.S. senator from Vermont authored Medicare for All legislation that would essentially abolish private insurance in favor of a single government-run plan that covers every...

  • Sales of Trulicity surged nearly 31% to $1.21 billion in the quarter, accounting for about a fifth of total sales and surpassing expectations of $1.15 billion, according to Refinitiv data. Taltz sales rose about 37% to $420 million, also beating estimates of $395.7 million. The results alleviate investors' "exaggerated concerns" over the launch of Novo...

  • The forecast also partly reflects the return of the health insurance fee, said Chief Financial Officer John Gallina on a post-earnings call. Anthem said it expects adjusted profit to be above $22.30 per share, compared with the consensus estimate of $22.71 per share. "We view the company's initial 2020 guidance as a bit soft," Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Steven...

  • The dismal forecast for medical costs reflects the return of health insurance fee, said Chief Financial Officer John Gallina on a post-earnings call. The company said it expects adjusted profit of above $22.30 per share, compared with the consensus estimate of $22.71 per share. "We view the company's initial 2020 guidance as a bit soft," Cantor Fitzgerald...

  • The dismal forecast for medical costs reflects the return of health insurance fee, said Chief Financial Officer John Gallina on a post-earnings call. The company said it expects adjusted profit of above $22.30 per share, compared with the consensus estimate of $22.71 per share. "We view the company's initial 2020 guidance as a bit soft," Cantor Fitzgerald...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 28- U.S. soybean futures fell on Tuesday for the sixth day in a row, with investors waiting for signs of the pickup in Chinese demand promised when Washington and Beijing signed the Phase 1 trade deal on Jan. 15, traders said. Concerns about the spread of a coronavirus in China continued to hang over the market, a day after fears of the disease denting the...