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June 01, 2019 - 3:43 pm
Brian Fung, CNN Business (CNN) -- The Justice Department is laying the foundation for a potential antitrust investigation of Google, three people familiar with the matter say — zeroing in on one of the world's wealthiest and most powerful tech companies as policymakers worldwide are calling for...
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A cookies and cream flavored protein bar marketed by JustCBD is displayed at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition trade show, Thursday, May 30, 2019 in New York.
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May 31, 2019 - 10:51 am
By Candice Choi, AP Food & Health Writer SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — CBD products are widely available despite confusion around their legal status. Now U.S. regulators are exploring ways to officially allow the hemp ingredient in food, drinks and dietary supplements. The U.S. Food and Drug...
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In this May 10, 2019, file photo a container ship is unloaded at the Virginia International Gateway terminal in Norfolk, Va.
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May 31, 2019 - 8:46 am
By Michelle Chapman, AP Business Writer The surprise announcement by President Donald Trump of an escalating tariff regime against Mexico is sending ripples through almost every economic sector in the U.S., pulling at the shares of companies that make cars, operate railroads, or sell anything with...
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KFC Bucket Meal
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May 31, 2019 - 8:30 am
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business (CNN) -- The plant-based protein trend is so powerful, even Kentucky Fried Chicken is taking an interest. So far, meatless meat has been used by fast-food chains as an alternative to beef or sausage. But if the craze ever extends to plant-based chicken, KFC...
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The SpaceX spacesuit is designed so that power, water and air connections all pass through one panel in the middle of the suit's right thigh.
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May 30, 2019 - 5:16 pm
By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business (CNN) -- Extraterrestrial travel is all the rage: Elon Musk's SpaceX has pledged to put the first humans on Mars. Amazon chief Jeff Bezos has his sights set on the moon. And NASA wants to speed up its plan to send astronauts back into deep space. But if these bold...
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The Boeing 737 Max crisis has become a "defining moment" for the company, according to CEO Dennis Muilenburg. But he's confident it hasn't hurt Boeing's long-term growth prospects.
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May 29, 2019 - 8:25 pm
By Chris Isidore, CNN Business (CNN) -- The Boeing 737 Max crisis has become a "defining moment" for the company, according to CEO Dennis Muilenburg. But he's confident it hasn't hurt Boeing's long-term growth prospects. Speaking at a New York analyst conference hosted by AB Bernstein Wednesday,...
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John McDevitt
May 29, 2019 - 4:04 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey's Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) issued a special ruling for breweries on Tuesday, addressing industry concerns. If visitors wanted to drink beer in a tasting room, they used to be required to take a tour of the brewery every time. Now, you just...
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Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has continued to hold stock in a company she said she would divest from a year prior, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday.
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May 28, 2019 - 4:25 pm
By Eli Watkins, CNN (CNN) - - Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has continued to hold stock in a company she said she would divest from a year prior, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. According to the Journal's report on Chao's financial disclosure forms and related documents, the Trump...
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May 27, 2019 - 11:03 am
PARIS (AP) — Fiat Chrysler proposed on Monday to merge with France's Renault to create the world's third-biggest automaker and combine their investments in the race to make new electric and autonomous vehicles. The merged company would reshape the global industry: it would make some 8.7 million...
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It treats a rare condition called spinal muscular atrophy, or SMA, which strikes about 400 babies born in the U.S. each year.
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May 24, 2019 - 5:31 pm
(AP) — U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, for a rare disorder that destroys a baby's muscle control and kills nearly all of those with the most common type of the disease within a couple of years. The treatment is priced at $2.125 million. Out-of-pocket costs for...
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