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GM And Union Members Reach Tentative Contract…

The deal could bring an end to United Auto Workers' weekslong strike.

UK, EU reach Brexit deal, with Parliament as next…

After three years of tense negotiations, Britain and the European Union say they have struck an outline Brexit deal

Uber Cuts 350 Jobs In Latest Round Of Layoffs

According to TechCrunch, Uber's CEO announced the layoffs in an email sent to employees Monday.

Riots darken Catalan separatist dream of peaceful…

Catalonia's separatist leader is vowing to hold a new vote to secede from Spain in less than two years as the embattled northeastern region grapples with a wave of violence

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New Report Criticizes FAA And Boeing For 737 Max…

​The report came from the Joint Authorities Technical Review, a panel commissioned by the FAA to review aircraft certification processes.

Slowing economy, trade wars, drag on US rail…

Union Pacific squeezed by trade wars and slowing global economy

Strike Is Costing GM $1.1 Billion And Denting The…

GM's biggest strike since 2007 has cost its nearly 50,000 workers $624 million in compensation.

Head of Bulgarian Radio ousted for move to silence critics

A state media regulator is ousting the head of Bulgarian National Radio for switching its main news channel off the air for several hours last month in what is widely seen as an attempt to mute some critical journalists' voices

Renault Fires Its CEO In Abrupt Leadership Change

Thierry Bolloré became the French automaker's CEO in January. He replaced Carlos Ghosn, who's facing multiple financial misconduct charges.

Choosing among airports? Don't let price be your…

When booking a flight to or from a city with multiple airports, don't pick by price alone

Talks Between GM, United Auto Workers Stall 3…

The UAW's strike has reportedly already cost GM over $1 billion.

US single family-home construction ticks up…

US home building fell 9.4% in September as apartment construction plummeted

Private Equity Investment Is Soaring In Addiction…

But recovery advocates are skeptical about the intentions investors have.

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Opioid industry presses for settlement as jury is…

Lawyers in the first federal opioid trial resumed selecting a jury Thursday even as a push continued to settle the case before arguments begin

Unilever Promises To Process More Plastic Than It…

​The company wants to reduce its plastic waste, and part of its plan is to collect and process more plastic than it uses in product packaging.

GM strike pushed US factory output down 0.5% in…

Striking GM workers led US factory output to tumble 0.5% in September

GM And Striking Union Workers Fail To Reach…

The two sides failed to reach an agreement on a new four-year contract over the weekend as the strike moves into its fourth week.

Dubai bets billions that Expo 2020 won't be a…

Dubai spends billions building a new city in its vast desert for Expo 2020, but can it boost the city-state's sagging economy?

FedEx files $212M building permit for world hub in Tennessee

FedEx officials confirm the company has filed a building permit for its new package sorting facility and world hub in Tennessee

Swiss fine commodities giant Gunvor over bribes in Africa

Swiss authorities have ordered commodities trader Gunvor to pay nearly 94 million dollars after being convicted of failing to prevent its representatives from bribing public officials to gain access to oil markets in Congo and Ivory Coast

Global shares rally on tentative Brexit deal

Global markets are up after Britain and the European agreed on an outline Brexit deal after days of intense negotiations

China appeals to Washington for quick end to…

China appeals for quick end to US tariff war, gives no sign what more Beijing might want before carrying out promise to buy American farm goods

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Apple economy latest casualty in strife-torn…

Once thriving apple economy latest casualty in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Asian shares mixed on caution over China-US trade…

Asian shares mixed on caution over China-US trade deal

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power…

The United Auto Workers' chief bargainer says a tentative deal with General Motors represents "major gains" for 49,000 union workers who have been walking the picket lines since Sept. 16