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3 hours ago

Howard Buffett leaving Coke board to focus on philanthropy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Howard Buffett is planning to step down from the Coca-Cola Co.'s board, so he can spend more time running his foundation that focuses on improving agriculture in the developing world….

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20 hours ago

Red tape halts new Southwest flights to Mexico after 3 days

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines has stopped new flights between Los Angeles and Mexico because Mexican authorities haven't finished the paperwork formally authorizing the service….

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21 hours ago

Ford CEO says Trump threats won’t change small car plans

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. is going ahead with plans to move small-car production from the U.S. to Mexico despite recent threats from President-elect Donald Trump….

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21 hours ago

Municipal-bond week in review: Yields back down a bit

NEW YORK (AP) — After a month of steady increases, municipal bond yields finally reversed course this past week….

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21 hours ago

How the Dow Jones industrial average finished Friday

U.S. stocks rose for the sixth day in a row Friday as major indexes continued to set records. The biggest gains went to companies that have been mostly left out of the post-election rally, including health care companies and makers of household goods….

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22 hours ago

US rig count up 27 this week to 624; Texas adds 17

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 27 this week to 624….

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22 hours ago

Markets Right Now: Stocks extend rally to new highs

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):…

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23 hours ago

Trump expected to name a top Goldman exec to economic post

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name Gary Cohn, the No. 2 executive at the powerhouse Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs, to a prominent White House economic post….

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23 hours ago

Recalls this week: playground slides, windows, gift boxes

Playground slides sold to municipalities and schools are being recalled because of a defect that can cause a finger amputation. Other recalled consumer products this week include potentially moldy gift boxes and defective windows….

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1 day ago

Stocks set more records as health care companies join rally

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising for the sixth day in a row Friday as major indexes continue to set records. The largest gains are going to industries that have been mostly left out of the post-election rally, including health care companies and makers of household goods. Banks, which have led that surge, are slipping….