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  • May 13- A California jury on Monday awarded more than $2 billion to a couple who claimed Bayer AG's glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused their cancer, in the largest U.S. jury verdict to date against the company in litigation over the chemical. Both other jury verdicts also came in California, one in state court and one in federal court.

  • May 13- A California jury on Monday awarded more than $2 billion to a couple who claimed Bayer AG's glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused their cancer, in the largest U.S. jury verdict to date against the company in litigation over the chemical. Both other jury verdicts also came in California, one in state court and one in federal court.

  • It marked the 21st consecutive quarter for farm incomes dropping in the Eighth Federal Reserve District, which includes all or parts of seven Midwest and Mid-South states: Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee. Agricultural credit conditions also deteriorated during the first quarter of 2019 in parts of Illinois, Indiana,...

  • CHICAGO, May 9- U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the first quarter of 2019 amid ongoing strain from low commodity prices, trade uncertainty and severe weather, according to banker surveys released on Thursday by the Federal Reserve Banks of St. Louis and Kansas City. This marks the 21st consecutive quarter for farm...

  • This marks the 21st consecutive quarter for farm incomes dropping in the Eighth Federal Reserve District, which includes all or parts of seven Midwest and Mid-South states: Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee.

  • *China vice premier to visit U.S. for trade talks. NEW YORK, May 7- U.S. stocks slid on Tuesday as escalating trade tensions between the United States and China triggered global growth fears and drove investors away from riskier assets. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said late on Monday that China had backtracked...

  • *China vice premier to visit U.S. for trade talks. NEW YORK, May 7- U.S. stocks tumbled more than 2 percent on Tuesday as escalating trade tensions between the United States and China triggered global growth fears and kept investors away from riskier assets. Monday's comments from Lighthizer and Mnuchin raised concerns among several investors that Trump's...

  • Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley 

    Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Missouri) joins "Squawk Alley" to discuss calls for the FTC to punish Facebook. Hawley said past proposed punishments have only been a 'slap on the wrist' for the company.

  • NEW YORK, May 3- Global equity markets rallied on Friday, buoyed by a U.S. payrolls report that blew past expectations, while the dollar weakened after several Federal Reserve officials voiced concerns about low inflation. Wall Street stocks rallied, with each of the major indexes firmly in positive territory, putting both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq on track for...

  • May 3- The U.S. Coast Guard said it closed the Mississippi River near St. Louis to boat and barge traffic on Friday as excessive rains and heavy snow melt this spring swelled the major shipping waterway to near record levels. "The Mississippi is closed to all vessel traffic due to extremely high water levels and fast-moving currents," said U.S. Coast Guard public...

  • ST. LOUIS FED PRESIDENT JAMES BULLARD SAYS PRODUCTIVITY PICKING UP, COULD HELP GDP.

  • ST. LOUIS FED PRESIDENT JAMES BULLARD SAYS JOBS REPORT WAS A GOOD ONE.

  • ST. LOUIS FED PRESIDENT JAMES BULLARD SAYS INFLATION IS A LITTLE BIT LOW- CNBC INTERVIEW.

  • ST. LOUIS FED PRESIDENT JAMES BULLARD SAYS SINGLE MANDATE WOULD NOT CHANGE POLICY MUCH.

  • General Motors Chairman and CEO Mary Barra announces a $300 million investment in the GM Orion Assembly Plant plant for electric and self-driving vehicles at the Orion Assembly Plant on March 22, 2019 in Lake Orion, Michigan.

    General Motors is considering a $1 billion investment at its Missouri assembly plant where it builds vans and trucks, state officials said on Thursday.

  • The stock opened at $46, well above its IPO price of $25. The money raised from the IPO gives Beyond Meat firepower to compete with other rivals in the increasingly crowded imitation meat market, such as Silicon Valley startup Impossible Foods Inc.. Beyond Meat founder and Chief Executive Ethan Brown on Thursday morning at the Nasdaq stock exchange called...

  • The stock opened at $46, well above its IPO price of $25, giving Beyond Meat a market capitalization of around $2.75 billion, including underwriters' option. The money raised from the IPO gives Beyond Meat firepower to compete with other rivals in the increasingly crowded imitation meat market, such as Silicon Valley startup Impossible Foods.

  • CHICAGO/ BENGALURU, April 26- Archer Daniels Midland Co said on Friday it was considering spinning off its ethanol business after slim biofuel margins and Midwestern floods slammed the U.S. grains merchant's profit, which tumbled 41% in the first quarter. A major cause was the "bomb cyclone" blizzards that devastated the Midwest and Great Plains this year,...

  • CHICAGO/ BENGALURU, April 26- Archer Daniels Midland Co said on Friday it was considering spinning off its ethanol business after slim biofuel margins and Midwestern floods slammed the U.S. grains merchant's profit, which tumbled 41% in the first quarter. A major cause was the "bomb cyclone" blizzards that devastated the Midwest and Great Plains this year,...

  • CHICAGO/ BENGALURU, April 26- Archer Daniels Midland Co said on Friday it was considering spinning off its ethanol business after slim biofuel margins and Midwestern floods slammed the U.S. grains merchant's profit, which tumbled 41 percent in the first quarter. ADM said it was creating an ethanol subsidiary, which will include dry mills in Columbus, Nebraska;...