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  • Sansung to create 954 new jobs in South Carolina by 2020

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on Samsung's plan to open a new factory in South Carolina ahead of South Korea's new president first visit to the White House.

  • WILMINGTON, Del., June 27- The Delaware Supreme Court ruled in favor of Chicago Bridge& Iron Co on Tuesday in a $2 billion dispute with Westinghouse Electric Co that stems from cost overruns at a pair of unfinished U.S. nuclear power plants. Chicago Bridge shares soared after the court ended the battle over a 2015 deal in which Westinghouse, a unit of Japan's Toshiba...

  • WILMINGTON, Del, June 27- The Delaware Supreme Court ruled in favor of Chicago Bridge& Iron Co on Tuesday in a $2 billion dispute with Westinghouse Electric Co that stems from cost overruns at a pair of unfinished U.S. nuclear power plants. Tuesday's ruling will prevent Westinghouse from bringing to the auditor issues tied to historical accounting, which made up...

  • WILMINGTON, Del, June 27- The Delaware Supreme Court ruled in favor of Chicago Bridge& Iron Co on Tuesday in a $2 billion dispute with Westinghouse Electric Co that stems from cost overruns at a pair of unfinished U.S. nuclear power plants. Tuesday's ruling will prevent Westinghouse from bringing to the auditor issues tied to historical accounting, which made up...

  • BMW adding 1,000 jobs at South Carolina plant

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest on BMW announcing that it's adding 1,000 jobs and investing $600 million into its production plant in South Carolina.

  • BMW X3 unveiled in South Carolina.

    BMW will add another 1,000 jobs and invest $600 million in a South Carolina plant as part of a plan to boost annual production.

  • June 26- Germany's BMW AG said on Monday it would invest $600 million in its Spartanburg, South Carolina plant in the United States, as it looks to bolster its manufacturing facilities for future generations of its BMW X sport utility vehicles. The investment, which is from 2018 to 2021, will also add 1,000 jobs at the plant, the company said. The Spartanburg plant...

  • NEW YORK, June 21- When U.S. Senate Republicans unveil their plan to overhaul America's healthcare system, they will face a skeptical public that already does not buy the justification for an earlier version that passed the House of Representatives, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Wednesday. The June 9-13 poll shows that a majority of the country...

  • Preisdent Donald Trump attends a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House June 12, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    Trump's party has gained seats in recent special elections, but Democrats have narrowed the spread.

  • Democratic candidate for Georgia's 6th Congressional district Jon Ossoff shakes hands with campaign workers and volunteers in Sandy Spring, Ga., on Sunday, June 18, 2017.

    The campaigns of Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel have spent heavily in the Georgia special election that's seen as a test on President Trump.

  • *Energy, financials sag; real estate, utilities gain. *Kroger tumbles after supermarket chain slashes forecast. June 15- A recent slump in technology stocks worsened on Thursday, dragging on major U.S. indexes, while investors fretted about the economy's health after the Federal Reserve lifted interest rates.

  • *Apple, Amazon, Alphabet weigh on S&P 500. *Financials, energy sag; real estate, utilities lead. June 15- Wall Street fell on Thursday as a recent selloff in technology stocks deepened and investors fretted about the economy's health as the Federal Reserve raises interest rates.

  • US shipping terminal reopens after 'dirty bomb' threat

    A terminal at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina will reopen and the safety zone has been lifted, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday.

  • A file photo of a U.S. Coast Guard boat.

    The Coast Guard said no threat was found aboard a container ship at the Port of Charleston after an hours-long investigation.

  • US grocery battle heats up with German retailers seen as 'disruptive' force

    US grocery battle heats up with Aldi and Lidl seen as 'disruptive' force.

  • NEW YORK, June 14- A rise in cyber attacks on U.S. public sector targets so far has had little impact in the $3.8 trillion municipal debt market, with no issuer as yet hit security threat. "State and local governments are a huge target, quite frankly an easy target for bad guys," said Bob Anderson, managing director for information security at Navigant management...

  • NEW YORK, June 14- A rise in cyber attacks on U.S. public sector targets so far has had little impact in the $3.8 trillion municipal debt market, with no issuer as yet hit security threat. "State and local governments are a huge target, quite frankly an easy target for bad guys," said Bob Anderson, managing director for information security at Navigant management...

  • For up to $50,000, people can hunt the feral hogs from a helicopter and even use a machine gun to mow them down. "There's only so many places in the world you can shoot machine guns out of a helicopter and no one shoots back," said Chris Britt, co-owner of HeliBacon, one of the companies offering the aerial hog hunts. There were 2,752 helicopter hog hunts in Texas last year,...

  • For up to $50,000, people can hunt the feral hogs from a helicopter and even use a machine gun to mow them down. "There's only so many places in the world you can shoot machine guns out of a helicopter and no one shoots back," said Chris Britt, co-owner of HeliBacon, one of the companies offering the aerial hog hunts. There were 2,752 helicopter hog hunts in Texas last year,...

  • For up to $50,000, people can hunt the feral hogs from a helicopter and even use a machine gun to mow them down. "There's only so many places in the world you can shoot machine guns out of a helicopter and no one shoots back," said Chris Britt, co-owner of HeliBacon, one of the companies offering the aerial hog hunts. There were 2,752 helicopter hog hunts in Texas last year,...