Europe Polices Ship Emissions With Sniffer Drones

Wall Street Journal - 6 min 34 sec ago
Europe is turning to a new tool to catch ship operators skirting pollution limits: emissions-sniffing drones.
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U.S. Durable Orders Climb in October

Wall Street Journal - 12 min 14 sec ago
Orders for long-lasting goods rose in October, a sign demand for manufactured products could be firming after falling for most of the year.
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U.S. Consumer Spending up 0.1% in October

Wall Street Journal - 15 min 8 sec ago
U.S. consumer spending grew only slowly in October while Americans stepped up their savings, a sign of caution among households that could weigh on the economy heading into the final months of the year.
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U.S. Jobless Claims Fell Last Week

Wall Street Journal - 30 min 37 sec ago
The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits decreased last week, a healthily signal for the labor market.
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Takata U.S. Employees Saw Problems in Air-Bag Tests

Wall Street Journal - 36 min 45 sec ago
For a decade, Takata employees in the U.S. raised concerns internally about misleading testing reports on air bags that later became prone to explosions.
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Startups Vie to Deliver Turkeys, Wine in 1 Hour

Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 26 min ago
This Thanksgiving, a host of startups, plus e-commerce titan, are offering to deliver a last-minute bottle of wine, a bag of stuffing mix or a DVD, in an hour or less.
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Rosneft Reports $1.7 Billion Net Profit for Third Quarter

Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 35 min ago
Rosneft’s third-quarter net profit was based on a large foreign-currency gain, after the company posted zero profit for the same period last year.
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Justice Department Probing Comcast's Role in 'Spot' Cable Ad Sales Market

Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 40 min ago
The Justice Department is investigating whether Comcast’s business practices in the $5 billion cable advertising-sales market violate federal antitrust law.
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Deere Reports Continued Sales Decline

Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 46 min ago
Deere & Co. said fourth-quarter revenue tumbled and warned sales would continue to slide next year amid lower demand for its farm equipment.
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Most Fed Regional Banks Wanted Discount-Rate Hike in October: Minutes

Wall Street Journal - 4 hours 4 min ago
Nine of the Fed’s 12 regional reserve banks in October called for an increase in the central bank’s interest rate on discount-window loans, the latest sign that the Fed may be getting closer to raising short-term rates.
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LafargeHolcim Plans $3.5 Billion in Cement Asset Sales

Wall Street Journal - 4 hours 52 min ago
LafargeHolcim plans to raise to raise 3.5 billion Swiss francs ($3.5 billion) next year from selling off cement assets around the world as the recently merged Franco-Swiss building-materials group reported weaker-than-expected third-quarter profit and sales..
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Sony's PlayStation 4 Scores More Than 30 Million Sales

Wall Street Journal - 6 hours 28 min ago
Sony said that it has sold more than 30 million PlayStation 4 videogame consoles, two years after the launch of the system that has sold faster than any of its predecessors.
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H-P Spinoffs Give First Looks

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 11:44pm
HP Inc., fresh off its split in early November, gave profit outlooks below Wall Street’s expectations for its first quarter as a public company, sending shares lower.
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Falling Corporate Profits Blur U.S. Growth Outlook

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 11:11pm
Profits at U.S. companies during the third quarter posted their largest annual decline since the recession, underscoring the competitive pressure from a strong dollar and weak global demand that could limit businesses’ ability to support stronger economic growth in the coming months.
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Some Malls Pressure Retailers to Open on Thanksgiving

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 10:54pm
While most department stores set their own hours, the small shops that line mall hallways tend to follow the lead of their landlords, which take their cues from chains like J.C. Penney and Macy’s.
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Should You Follow an Old Boss to a New Job?

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 9:31pm
Being a follower can boost a senior manager’s career, but betting on a superstar boss’s next success can be risky.
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Bezos Team Lands Spent Rocket After Space Flight

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 8:41pm
The space company backed by founder Jeff Bezos announced a historic coup with a test flight of a fully reusable rocket.
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FDA Approves Eli Lilly's Lung Cancer Drug

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 8:16pm
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it approved Eli Lilly’s drug to treat a form of the most common type of lung cancer.
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Albertsons Regains Stores

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 7:46pm
Albertsons is buying back 33 stores the government required it to sell when it acquired rival Safeway earlier this year, a highly unusual development approved by a judge that highlights a misfire by U.S. antitrust enforcers.
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U.S. Probes Possible Wal-Mart Misconduct in Brazil

Wall Street Journal - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 7:29pm
A U.S. investigation into potential foreign bribery by Wal-Mart Stores has unearthed evidence of possible misconduct by the retailer in Brazil, after investigators found little to support the sweeping allegations involving Mexico that initially prompted the probe.
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