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Friday November 24th, 2017 4:54PM

AP Business - Consumer News

Target to shutter last of Canadian stores by April 12
Target will close the last of its 133 Canadian stores by April 12, a little more than two years after the U.S. retailer crossed the border on its first international expansion.The company announced in...
7:48AM ( 2 years ago )
Asia stocks gain as weak global data raises stimulus hopes
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets bounded higher Thursday after weak data from major economies boosted hopes for stimulus and a slow pace for U.S. interest rate hikes.KEEPING SCORE: Japan'...
2:34AM ( 2 years ago )
US agency charges Kraft, Mondelez with wheat price rigging
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have charged two major U.S. food companies, Kraft and Mondelez, with manipulating prices for wheat and wheat futures in a scheme that reaped more than $5.4 million...
7:47PM ( 2 years ago )
Allegiant Air pilots strike averted by court ruling
Pilots at discount carrier Allegiant Air were prevented in their plans to strike Thursday after a federal court issued a temporary restraining order.The Las Vegas-based airline had gone to court to bl...
7:28PM ( 2 years ago )
McDonald's joins Wal-Mart, Gap, other cos. in raising wages
NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's said Wednesday it is raising pay for workers at restaurants that the company owns. Here's a look at all the big companies that recently have announced they are boosting hour...
5:50PM ( 2 years ago )
Why businesses are speaking out on religious-objections laws
NEW YORK (AP) — A bevy of big-name businesses including Apple, Gap and Levi Strauss are publicly speaking out against religious-objections legislation in states such as Indiana and Arkansas.The world'...
5:22PM ( 2 years ago )
NuVasive CEO Lukianov out after expense reimbursement probe
NEW YORK (AP) — Spinal device maker NuVasive says Chairman and CEO Alex Lukianov resigned after the board concluded he didn't follow expense reimbursement and personnel policies.NuVasive says Lukianov...
4:41PM ( 2 years ago )
GoDaddy shares debut with jump following high pricing
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of GoDaddy, the Web hosting company known for racy TV commercials, rose 31 percent in their market debut.The Scottsdale, Arizona, company sold 23 million shares for $20 each, ra...
4:27PM ( 2 years ago )
Top selling cars and trucks in the US in March
Automakers released March U.S. sales figures Wednesday. Here are the top-selling new cars and trucks in the U.S. that month, the total number sold and the percent change from March 2014.VehiclesTotal...
4:20PM ( 2 years ago )
US car buyers tap the brakes in March, following torrid run
DETROIT (AP) — U.S. car buyers tapped the brakes in March, a sign of a long-expected slowdown in the blistering pace of sales.March sales were up less than 1 percent compared with the same month a yea...
4:18PM ( 2 years ago )