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Pro-independence Catalans make cash withdrawals in protest

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Bank customers in Catalonia on Friday were withdrawing symbolic amounts of money from financial institutions that have moved their official headquarters to other locations in Spain amid a political crisis over the region's independence bid. Pro-independence umbrella group Crida Democracia called on consumers late Thursday to put pressure on banks that made the decision. By Friday...

October 20, 2017

Daimler profits hit by costs of diesel emissions recall

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker Daimler said Friday that its net profit fell 16 percent in the third quarter as a voluntary recall to improve diesel emissions hurt earnings at its Mercedes-Benz luxury car brand. Net profit fell to 2.3 billion euros ($2.7 billion) despite a 6 percent increase in sales revenue to 40.8 billion euros. The company based in Stuttgart said that earnings at the...

October 20, 2017

3 months in jail for businessman in crash that killed priest

CINCINNATI (AP) — A businessman who pleaded guilty in an Ohio crash that killed a priest who was a passenger in his car has been sentenced to three months in jail. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Savor Seasonings LLC president Jeffrey Higgins was sentenced Thursday in Hamilton County. Higgins pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor vehicular homicide charge in the July 9 crash that killed his friend the Rev....

October 20, 2017

Hurricanes, earthquakes estimated to cost industry $95B

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss Re, one of the world's biggest reinsurers, estimates that Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, plus two recent earthquakes in Mexico will cost the industry about $95 billion. The Zurich-based company, which as a reinsurer provides backup policies to companies that write primary insurance policies, says the claims process is ongoing and estimates could evolve. Swiss Re expects its own payouts linked to the natural disasters will be about $3.6 billion, including $175 million for the Mexico earthquakes alone. A company statement Friday didn't break down the costs by hurricane. Swiss Re didn't immediately respond to a call and an e-mail from The Associated Press seeking an...

October 20, 2017

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Whiskey barrel plant to be built in flood-ravaged community

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A new company that makes whiskey barrels out of white oak wood has been born from efforts to rebuild a devastated West Virginia community following deadly floods. Officials announced at a news conference Thursday that the West Virginia Great Barrel Co. would be located in a 90,000-square-foot facility in Caldwell near White Sulphur Springs and bring 113 manufacturing jobs to Greenbrier County, along with 25 sawmill jobs. Company spokesman Tom Crabtree, an architect and White Sulphur Springs resident, said groundbreaking on the facility will be in early 2018 and the first barrel will be produced in the first quarter of 2019. Federal regulations require bourbon to be aged in a...

October 19, 2017
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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Asian shares rise as investors await Japan vote, Fed choice

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares pushed higher Friday on investor optimism over the global outlook despite uncertainties over the outcome of political events in China and Japan and speculation over Trump's choice for the next Fed chief. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 crept less than 0.1 percent higher to 21,457.64 and South Korea's Kospi added 0.5 percent to 2,485.27. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index...

October 20, 2017
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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The Latest: Fla. senator blocks nominee over disaster aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Trump, Congress and $4.1...

October 20, 2017
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How major US stock indexes fared on Thursday

The major U.S. stock indexes finished mixed Thursday after partially...

October 19, 2017
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The Latest: Official: California fire losses top $1 billion

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times...

October 19, 2017