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  • LOS ANGELES, July 19- Americas biggest solar power developers are stockpiling panels to lock in a 30% federal tax credit set to start phasing out next year, a strategy that could backfire if projects do not materialize or panel prices slide substantially. North Carolina- based Duke, for example, plans to claim the maximum credit on as much as 2 gigawatts worth of...

  • CHICAGO, July 18- Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures reached their highest prices in about a month on Thursday on expectations of bigger pork imports by China, traders said. "The second half of 2019, China is going to be short pork, even more than they have been," said Jim Gerlach, president of broker A/C Trading in Indiana. There were no new sales to China, but...

  • Federal prosecutors in Cincinnati charged Miami-Luken Inc and four people with conspiring to distribute controlled substances in the second U.S. criminal case against a drug distributor over its role in a crisis that has killed hundreds of thousands of people. The indictment charged the Springboro, Ohio- based company; Anthony Rattini, its former president;...

  • The S&P 500, which crossed the 3,000 mark for the first time this week, has seesawed between record highs and selloffs in recent months on increasing U.S.- China trade acrimony and concerns about a U.S. economic slowdown. Omaha, Nebraska- based Union Pacific operates a 32,000- route-mile rail network that includes the Los Angeles/ Long Beach complex, a port...

  • CHICAGO, July 11- Large U.S. grain merchants Cargill Inc and Archer Daniels Midland Co have reached a deal to swap some of their grain elevators in the U.S. The deal includes a sale by Cargill of its Mount Vernon and Evansville, Indiana, elevators on the Ohio River to ADM. In return, ADM will sell its Beardstown, Naples and Keithsburg, Illinois, elevators along the...

  • A farmer loads soybeans from his grain bin onto a truck before taking them to a grain elevator in Dwight, Illinois.

    Farm states are suffering from a host of challenges, including trade concerns, climate change, depressed commodity prices and a lack of immigrant labor. Bankruptcies are on the rise, threatening the family farm.

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    America's infrastructure needs a major overhaul, yet Washington is stalling. Despite the administration's inaction, these five states have managed to make impactful investments to ensure economic stability and improve its residents' well-being.

  • In CNBC's America's Top States for Business study, we used hard data—including health, crime, environmental quality and inclusiveness—to evaluate quality of life in all 50 states. By the numbers, these 10 states are America's worst places to live.

  • Wyoming, Shell, The Hideout Guest Ranch, cow-boy, Tom

    These states are the cheapest places to live in the US, according to the 2019 CNBC America's Top States for Business study released Wednesday. To determine which states are most affordable, we examined cost of living, housing, food prices and more.

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    The Crossroads of America provides one of the most solid infrastructures in the US but lags far behind in quality of life.

  • *Deal worth up to 7 billion euros- sources. FRANKFURT/ LONDON, July 9- Bayer has approached U.S. drug firm Elanco Animal Health to discuss a possible combination of their pet-health businesses to create an industry giant, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. The German drugmaker is under pressure to raise cash and boost its share price after its $63...

  • All ten Democratic presidential candidates raise their hands to indicate that they would provide Medicaid benefits to illegal immigrants during the second night of the first Democratic presidential candidates debate in Miami, June 27, 2019.

    "It's nice to be able to promise some of these things, but they have got to be realistic," says the Indiana Democrat who also served as governor of his state.

  • NEW YORK, June 27- The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed higher in a broad-based rally on Thursday as investors looked to the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan this weekend for progress in the long-running U.S.-China trade dispute, which has whipsawed markets for months. Optimism fueled by a China Morning Post report that the world's two largest economies have agreed to a...

  • NEW YORK, June 27- Wall Street gained ground in a broad-based rally on Thursday as market participants looked to the G20 summit this weekend for signs of progress in the long-running U.S.- China trade dispute, which has agitated markets for months. But that optimism was tempered by a story in the Wall Street Journal that Chinese President Xi Jinping will present...

  • ALKYLATION UNIT AT PHILADELPHIA ENERGY SOLUTIONS INC REFINERY COMPLETELY DESTROYED IN FRIDAY FIRE- SOURCES.

  • A man walks into the United States Steel plant in Clairton, Pennsylvania.

    Despite declining overall unemployment in the U.S., unemployment is rising in eight states Trump carried in 2016, which could spell trouble for him in 2020.

  • BERLIN/ CHICAGO, June 20- Kroger Co has room to improve on sales and is looking to its Deluxe Unicorn Swirl ice cream and other store-brand products to boost growth, Chief Executive Rodney McMullen said on Thursday. But Kroger Co believes trendy house-brand items like Unicorn Swirl will help it win market share from Walmart Inc, Aldi and Amazon.com Inc.

  • BERLIN/ CHICAGO, June 20- Multicolored, sparkly ice cream is an unlikely battleground in U.S. grocery stores. But Kroger Co believes products like Kroger Best Unicorn Swirl ice cream will help it win market share from Walmart Inc, Aldi and Amazon.com Inc.. "We don't see this slowing down at all," Kroger Chief Executive Rodney McMullen told Reuters in an interview in...

  • June 18- United States Steel Corp on Tuesday said it would idle two blast furnaces in the United States and a third in Europe, as lower steel prices and softening demand led the steel producer to forecast current-quarter earnings below the Wall Street estimates. Steel producers in the United States have brought old capacity online after President Donald...

  • FIRED OLD MUTUAL CEO PETER MOYO SAYS TO CHALLENGE OLD MUTUALS CONDUCT IN COURT.