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  • NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stock indexes rose on Thursday after a sluggish start as comments from New York Fed President John Williams further cemented expectations for interest rate cuts from the U.S. central bank. "He's toeing the party line at the Fed, basically implying that an insurance rate cut is the right thing to do for the economy at this point in time," said Chris...

  • 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;...

  • *Union Pacific, Phillip Morris jump after results. July 18- Wall Street's main indexes were set for their third day of losses on Thursday, as Netflix reported a surprise fall in U.S. subscribers in a downbeat start to results from high-growth companies. "The stock market seems to be running out of energy," said John Augustine, chief investment officer of Huntington...

  • July 18- Wall Street's main indexes edged lower on Thursday as investors digested a slew of mixed earnings, while Netflix reported a surprise fall in U.S. subscribers in a downbeat start to results from high-growth companies. "The stock market seems to be running out of energy," said John Augustine, chief investment officer of Huntington Private Bank in Columbus,...

  • Gulf of Mexico has been delayed due to an internet outage at the U.S. drilling regulator's offices in New Orleans. On Tuesday, BSEE said about 58%, or 1.1 million barrels per day, of crude oil production and more than 51%, or 1.4 billion cubic feet per day, of offshore natural gas in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico remained shut in the wake of Tropical...

  • WASHINGTON, July 17- The U.S. economy continued growing at a "modest" rate in recent weeks, with consumers continuing to spend and a "generally positive" outlook overall even in the face of disruptions caused by U.S. trade policy, the Federal Reserve reported on Wednesday. The report noted emerging weakness in business for transport companies, trade-related...

  • Vermont was one of the first to get the ball rolling last year with its Remote Worker Grant Program, offering individuals up to $10,000 over two years to move to the Green Mountain State.

    Where you live could pay off.

  • *CSX slides after profit miss, weighs on rivals. *Dow Jones Transport falls 3.2%. July 17- U.S. stock indexes retreated for the second day on Wednesday as weak results from CSX Corp pressured railroad stocks and highlighted the wide-ranging impact of the protracted trade war between the United States and China.

  • *CSX slides after profit miss, weighs on rivals. *Abbott climbs after FY profit raise. July 17- U.S. stock indexes retreated for the second day on Wednesday as weak results from CSX Corp pressured railroad stocks and highlighted the wide-ranging impact of the long drawn out trade war between the United States and China.

  • "We invested in you, now it's your turn to invest in us," United Auto Workers' President Gary Jones said at a joint event with GM executives in downtown Detroit. Workers from GM's Lordstown, Ohio, plant, wearing red shirts emblazoned with "Invest in Lordstown," greeted UAW officials with applause as they arrived at the event on Tuesday. GM is in talks to sell the Lordstown...

  • July 15- U.S. electric generator LS Power said on Monday it would be forced to terminate development of an expansion of its Troy gas-fired power plant in Ohio if the state passes legislation to subsidize nuclear energy. There are two nuclear reactors in Ohio- Davis Besse and Perry. Growing supplies of cheap gas from shale fields like the Marcellus and Utica in Ohio...

  • NORMAN, Okla., July 15- Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday compared Johnson& Johnson to a drug cartel leader as they sought to hold the drugmaker responsible for fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic in the first trial to result from lawsuits over the crisis. Lawyers for the state, including Attorney General Mike Hunter, told a judge in Norman, Oklahoma that J&J's "...

  • NORMAN, Okla., July 15- Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday compared Johnson& Johnson to a drug cartel leader as they sought to hold the drugmaker responsible for fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic in the first trial to result from lawsuits over the crisis. Lawyers for the state, including Attorney General Mike Hunter, told a judge in Norman, Oklahoma that J&J's "...

  • Lawyers for Attorney General Mike Hunter and J&J are set to deliver closing arguments in state court in Norman, Oklahoma following six weeks of testimony from current and former J&J executives and victims of the epidemic. The case is one of more than 2,000 actions by state and local governments accusing drug manufacturers of contributing to an epidemic...

  • Sikorsky S-97 Raider helicopter

    Lockheed Martin has decided to keep the Sikorsky helicopter plant in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, open after U.S. President Donald Trump pressed it to continue operations.

  • March And Rally Held Calling On Increased Federal Efforts Combatting Nation's Opioid Crisis

    About 5,000 people die from opioid overdoses in Ohio each year. It's destroying families and hurting the state's workforce. Now the governor is waging a war against the drug industry. A grassroots effort has also sprung up to curb drug abuse.

  • HOUSTON, TX - MARCH 26: United States fans celebrate with a USA banner in game action during a friendly International match between Chile and the United States on March 26, 2019 at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, TX. (Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

    The war between the states for business and jobs has never been more intense, with states paying staggering amounts of taxpayer dollars to woo companies. Here is the ranking of America's Top States for Business in 2019, released by CNBC today.

  • Aerial view of traffic on highway interchange roads

    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.

  • Plenty, Bowery, Aerofarms and 80 Acres Farms are among young companies that see a future in salad greens and other produce grown in what are called vertical farms that rely on robotics and artificial intelligence, along with LED lights. The companies' expansion comes as plant-based burger makers Beyond Meat Inc and Impossible Foods captivate investors and...

  • July 1- FirstEnergy Solutions said on Monday it hopes Ohio lawmakers will pass a bill by July 17 to prevent the early closure of the state's two nuclear power reactors but cannot buy fuel for the units at this time without legislative certainty. FirstEnergy Solutions, a bankrupt subsidiary of Ohio energy. Davis-Besse and Perry reactors on Lake Erie in 2020 and...