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Pols emulate Trump's bombastic ways at their peril

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:00:00 -0400

So far, the only politician to prove he can thrive by talking like President Donald Trump is . . . Trump.

Boeing to open its first European plant—in the post-Brexit U.K. ​

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:21:06 -0400

It's a vote of confidence in the nation's manufacturing capabilities, as the country prepares to exit the European Union.

GOP health plan would cover fewer Americans

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:16:22 -0400

Amid growing support for Obamacare, Republican lawmakers say they expect that their replacement will result in fewer Americans covered by health insurance.

PartySlate raises $1.6 million

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:49:00 -0400

The event-planning website launched last year has expanded to four cities.

J.C. Penney closing up to 140 stores as industry slumps

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:21:33 -0400

The plan echoes rival Macy's announcement last year that it would shut about 100 of its stores to adjust to a world where consumers increasingly prefer shopping online to visiting malls.

Buffett-backed Kraft's job cuts totaled 1,000 in 2016 ​ ​

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0400

The maker of Velveeta cheese had 41,000 employees as of Dec. 31, the company said in a regulatory filing. That compares with 42,000 workers about 12 months earlier.

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