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Over 100 arrested in another large-scale immigration raid
June 20th, 2018  11:51 AM

U.S. immigration agents have arrested more than 100 workers at an Ohio meatpacking plant, the second large-scale raid in the state within the past two weeks

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Electric promise: Volvo Cars opens first US factory
June 20th, 2018  7:39 AM

Volvo Cars is officially opening in South Carolina, where the Swedish carmaker's first plant in the United States will make electric vehicles

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Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas ratify contract
June 19th, 2018  11:55 PM

Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International approve a new five-year contract

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas ratify contract
The Latest: Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas OK contract
June 19th, 2018  11:50 PM

Housekeepers, bartenders, cooks, bellmen and other unionized workers of casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International in Las Vegas have approved a new contract.

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GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added
June 19th, 2018  7:05 PM

General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate's position in the 30-company blue chip index after more than 100 years

GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added
Ford celebrates purchase of iconic Detroit train station
June 19th, 2018  6:59 PM

Ford Motor Co. is celebrating its purchase of Detroit's long vacant train depot that the company plans to redevelop for research and development of self-driving vehicles

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Dow posts 6th loss in row on trade spat; small cos. rally
June 19th, 2018  6:16 PM

US stocks slip and indexes in Europe and Asia took sharp losses as the U.S. and China exchange fresh threats in their dispute over trade

Dow posts 6th loss in row on trade spat; small cos. rally
Ford, VW study commercial vehicle alliance that could grow
June 19th, 2018  5:41 PM

Ford and Volkswagen are exploring joint development of future commercial vehicles in a possible alliance that could lead to cooperation in other areas

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Some fear changes to state laws as US weighs pot medicine
June 19th, 2018  2:41 PM

Parents who have given marijuana-based products to their epileptic children for years are worried that possible U.S. approval of the first pot-based prescription drug could limit their options

Some fear changes to state laws as US weighs pot medicine
Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording
June 19th, 2018  1:20 PM

Fight over who gets to use "meat" shows the power of words in shaping appetites

Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording
A look at how "cultured" meat works
June 19th, 2018  1:03 PM

A look at how "cultured" meat works

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CVS Health will now deliver prescriptions to your home
June 19th, 2018  9:01 AM

CVS Health is making prescription deliveries nationwide to accommodate the heightened expectations of convenience from consumers

CVS Health will now deliver prescriptions to your home
Audi names Schot interim CEO, puts jailed Stadler on leave
June 19th, 2018  7:32 AM

German automaker Audi has named sales chief Abraham 'Bram' Schot as interim CEO following the arrest of Rupert Stadler as part of a probe into emissions cheating

Audi names Schot interim CEO, puts jailed Stadler on leave
Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels
June 19th, 2018  7:14 AM

Amazon launches Alexa for hotels that orders room service

Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels
US stocks recovery from sharp early drop and finish mixed
June 18th, 2018  4:47 PM

US stocks end up mixed as health care companies and consumer products makers decline, but energy companies rise along with oil prices and technology companies and small U.S.-focused companies move higher

US stocks recovery from sharp early drop and finish mixed
Ex-Lowe's worker sues, says she was groped by coworker
June 18th, 2018  3:55 PM

A former employee of Lowe's Home Improvement store in Sioux Falls is suing the retailer claiming it failed to discipline a worker who assaulted her

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Experts say auto tariffs would raise prices, cost jobs
June 18th, 2018  1:31 PM

Experts say Trump's threatened auto tariffs would raise prices, cut sales and would bring industry layoffs

Experts say auto tariffs would raise prices, cost jobs
GM replaces 3 Cadillac sedans with 2, invests $175M in plant
June 18th, 2018  10:41 AM

General Motors says it will get rid of three Cadillac sedans and replace them with two during the next 2 ½ years

GM replaces 3 Cadillac sedans with 2, invests $175M in plant
GM to replace 3 sedans with 2, sink $175M into Lansing plant
June 18th, 2018  9:15 AM

General Motors says it will get rid of three Cadillac sedans and replace them with two during the next 2 ½ years

GM to replace 3 sedans with 2, sink $175M into Lansing plant
In DC primary, minimum wage is the main topic of discussion
June 18th, 2018  1:27 AM

The mayor and congressional delegate may top the ballot in Washington, D.C.'s primary on Tuesday, but the real drama for voters has to do with waiters, waitresses, bartenders and busboys

In DC primary, minimum wage is the main topic of discussion

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