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Florence's flooding claims 3.4 million poultry, 5,500 hogs

About 3.4 million chickens and turkeys and 5,500 hogs have been killed in flooding from Florence as rising North Carolina rivers swamped dozens of farm buildings where the animals were being raised for market, according to state officials. The N.C. Department of Agriculture issued the livestock mortality totals Tuesday, as major flooding is continuing after the slow-moving storm's drenching rains. Sixteen...

September 19, 2018

Danish bank CEO quits ahead of report on Estonia branch

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark's largest bank says its chief executive is resigning, hours before it presents the conclusions of an internal report into alleged major money laundering via its Estonian branch. Thomas Borgen said in a statement Wednesday that "Danske Bank has not lived up to its responsibility in the case of possible money laundering in Estonia. I regret that deeply." Borgen said that...

September 19, 2018

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks closed higher on Wall Street Tuesday as investors shrugged off the latest escalation of trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Technology and consumer-focused companies had some of the biggest gains. The rally reversed nearly all the indexes' losses from a day earlier. Bond yields climbed and crude oil prices finished higher. On Tuesday: The S&P 500 index rose 15.51 points, or 0.5 percent, to...

September 18, 2018

Asian shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday despite jitters over the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 added 1.1 percent to finish at 23,672.52. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.5 percent at 6,190.00. South Korea's Kospi was virtually unchanged at 2,308.46. Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 1.4 percent to 27,464.50, while the Shanghai Composite was also higher at 2,735.72, up 1.3 percent. Shares were higher in Taiwan and Southeast Asia. TRADE TENSIONS: The administration of President Donald Trump has decided to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese goods and China responded by saying it will increase tariffs on $60...

September 19, 2018

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SunTrust's online banking difficulties enters third day

NEW YORK (AP) — Customers of the large regional bank SunTrust are experiencing a third day of outages and difficulties from its online banking services, a particular problem for its customers in North and South Carolina who are currently dealing with Hurricane Florence. SunTrust's online banking services went down on Sunday morning after a routine technical upgrade. As of Tuesday afternoon, the bank says...

September 18, 2018
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California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pharmaceutical giant AbbVie illegally plied doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe one of the world's best-selling drugs, Humira, despite its potentially deadly complications, a California official said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday. The lawsuit by the state's insurance commissioner accuses the company of a far-reaching kickback scheme that led doctors to write more prescriptions for the drug, tainting their relationship with patients and driving up insurance costs. Humira is an injectable drug that is widely advertised as a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory conditions and comes with a warning for cancer and serious infections that can turn deadly....

September 18, 2018
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McDonald's workers across US protest against sex harassment

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — McDonald's workers staged protests in several cities Tuesday in what organizers billed as the first multistate strike seeking to combat sexual harassment in the workplace. In Chicago, one of the targeted cities, several dozen protesters rallied in front of McDonald's headquarters while a plane flew overhead with a banner reading, "McDonald's: Stop Sexual Harassment." In New Orleans, current...

September 18, 2018
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Puerto Rico sues insurance companies amid unresolved claims

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September 18, 2018
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The Latest: Lawsuit filed over natural gas explosions

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September 18, 2018
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1.7 million chickens drown as NC rivers swollen by Florence

About 1.7 million chickens have been killed in flooding from Florence as...

September 18, 2018