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  • The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson, narrated by Dennis Quaid and a full cast. 5. Tom Clancy Line of Sight: Jack Ryan Jr., Book 4 by Mike Maden, narrated by Scott Brick. The Pharaoh Key by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child, narrated by David W. Collins.

  • NEW YORK— It's not just your electric bill that's going higher— all types of expenses are rising for small businesses as inflation grabs hold across the economy. The percentage of small businesses raising their prices in May jumped to the highest level since 2008, at a net 19 percent, according to a survey by the National Federation of Independent Business.

  • DETROIT— Auto seating supplier Adient has canceled its plans to move its global headquarters and hundreds of jobs to Detroit. The company announced Monday that it informed Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan of its decision to scrap its relocation plans. Adient planned to spend nearly $100 million to relocate its main office in Plymouth, Michigan, to Detroit.

  • DETROIT— Ford Motor Co. is celebrating its purchase of Detroit's long vacant train depot that the company plans to redevelop for research and development of self-driving vehicles. The company's executive chairman, Bill Ford, has used the Michigan Central depot as a backdrop while publicly laying out plans for the 105- year-old train station and surrounding...

  • Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's family is involved in a land deal with the head of an energy services giant that does business with the Interior Department. Politico first reported the Zinkes' dealings with Halliburton chairman David Lesar involving a commercial development in Zinke's hometown of Whitefish, Montana. Whitefish city planner Dave Taylor...

  • WASHINGTON— The Latest on Verizon's decision to end sales of phone-location data to brokers:. AT&T is joining Verizon in pledging to end sales of phone location data to brokers. Like Verizon, AT&T says it needs to make sure essential services as emergency roadside assistance are not affected.

  • Meat products grown by replicating animal cells are not yet on supermarket shelves, but the topic is getting enough attention that the Food and Drug Administration is holding a public meeting on "cultured" meat next month. The FDA says animal cells can currently be produced from "starter cells" in machines where the cells are cultured to grow.

  • If meat is grown in a lab without slaughtering animals, what should it be called? "It implies that traditional beef is dirty," says Danielle Beck, director of government affairs for the National Cattlemen's Beef Association. It's why the $49.5 billion U.S. beef, poultry, pork and lamb industry is mobilizing to claim ownership of the term "meat."

  • TALLASSEE, Ala.— A gunman crashed into a vehicle outside a Walmart store on Tuesday morning, opening fire and killing two women before taking his own life, authorities said. Tallassee Mayor Johnny Hammock said as an investigation unfolded that it appeared the alleged shooter purposely rammed a car into another vehicle in the store parking lot before he opened...

  • MINSK- ORESHKIN SAYS RUSSIA WILL NOT IMPOSE TARIFFS ON IMPORTS OF MEDICINE FROM UNITED STATES.

  • MINSK- RUSSIAN ECONOMY MINISTER ORESHKIN SAYS RUSSIA MAY IMPOSE TARIFFS ON IMPORTS OF U.S.

  • *U.S.- China trade tension may hit U.S. bean exports. CHICAGO, June 19- U.S. soybean futures plunged on Tuesday to their lowest level in nearly a decade as escalating trade tensions between the United States and China, the world's biggest soy buyer, prompted fund-driven selling, analysts said. As of 10:50 a.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade July soybeans were down 29-1/ 2...

  • *FTSE 100 down 0.4 pct. LONDON, June 19- UK shares fell on Tuesday on a global selloff prompted by fears of a full-blown trade war between the U.S. and China, and disappointing domestic corporate news including a profit warning by Debenhams. The FTSE 100 ended down 0.4 percent at 7,603 points, while the mid-cap FTSE 250 index fell 0.8 percent.

  • PARIS, June 19- French economic growth should slow this year in the face of a stronger euro, higher oil prices and uncertainty about protectionism, the INSEE stats agency forecast on Tuesday. Like other euro zone countries, France saw growth slow sharply in the first quarter after a particularly strong end to 2017 as oil prices rose 23 percent and the euro gained...

  • LONDON, June 19- Sterling plumbed a seven month low on Tuesday, as concerns about an escalating trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies weighed on risk appetite. With all eyes focused on the Bank of England's policy decision on Thursday, in which it is expected to unveil its monetary policy stance for the rest of the year after a run of mixed data,...

  • KIEV, June 19- Ukraine state oil and gas firm Naftogaz said on Tuesday a London court has granted its request to freeze the British assets of Russia's Gazprom, part of its efforts to enforce an earlier arbitration ruling from Sweden. But Naftogaz says Gazprom has not complied with the ruling, which obliged the Russian company to resume gas supplies to Ukraine at...

  • LONDON, June 19- Britain said Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox had answered its remaining doubts about the independence of Sky News if the U.S. company buys all of its parent Sky, paving the way for a takeover battle over the pay-TV group. Fox in April offered to spin off Sky News to Walt Disney Co to head off objections that Murdoch could have too much...

  • June 19- U.S. stocks slumped and the Dow Jones Industrial Average erased its gains for the year on Tuesday, as a sharp escalation in U.S.- China trade dispute jolted the markets and triggered a rush to safer assets. President Donald Trump, in an unexpectedly swift and sharp move, threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods and Beijing...

  • *Saudi Arabia, Russia pushing for modest output increase. NEW YORK, June 19- Oil fell on Tuesday ahead of a possible increase in OPEC crude supply, and as an escalating trade dispute between the United States and China unleashed sharp selloffs in many global markets. Both benchmarks are being dragged down by the escalating trade conflict between the United States...

  • *Government has additional 800 mln euros for budget 2018. DUBLIN, June 19- Ireland will not use all the fiscal leeway available next year to cut taxes and raise spending to avoid adding the kind of stimulus that could overheat a booming economy, Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said. Ireland's economy has expanded faster than any other in the European Union for...