News

Divided Supreme Court sides with businesses over workers

Supreme Court Arbitration

The Supreme Court says employers can prohibit their workers from banding together to complain about...

Business

Venezuela's ex-oil czar sees economic collapse accelerating

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Venezuela’s former oil czar says crude production in the OPEC nation will continue to plummet in the aftermath of President Nicolas Maduro’s re-election. In a rare interview, Rafael Ramirez said Friday that Maduro has showed no signs of reversing policies blamed for...


Business

Putin: We're held hostage to political strife around Trump

Russia France

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday bemoaned troubled relations with the United States, saying Russia wants to improve them but is effectively held hostage by the disputes surrounding President Donald Trump. Putin’s comments in a meeting with top editors of...


Business

Amid confusion, EU data privacy law goes into effect

Britain Europe Data Privacy

LONDON (AP) — Lars Andersen’s business handles some of the most sensitive data there is — the names and phone numbers of children. The owner of London-based My Nametags, which makes personalized nametags to iron into children’s clothing, says protecting that information is fundamental to his...


State

Video released in fatal shooting by trooper after Utah chase

CENTERVILLE, Utah (AP) — Authorities in Utah have released police body camera and vehicle dashboard video showing a vehicle chase and the sounds of a fatal shooting last summer of a 32-year-old man who officials said eluded officers several times and refused to stop a stolen car not far from where...


Business

Since Weinstein: The growing list of the accused

Mario Batali-Sexual Misconduct

NEW YORK (AP) — The publication of allegations of sexual misconduct against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein sparked a national reckoning. Since October, scores of men in entertainment, politics, media, and beyond have faced allegations ranging from inappropriate behavior to forced sexual...


Business

Markets Right Now: Oil prices, energy companies fall sharply

Financial Markets Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Energy companies and oil prices took their worst losses in months following reports that OPEC countries plan to produce more oil soon. The drops Friday left major U.S. market indexes mostly lower at the end of...


Business

Source: Trump administration has cut deal with China's ZTE

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has told Congress that it’s reached a deal that would allow Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp. to stay in business, a source familiar with the talks who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a confidential matter said Friday. A resolution of...


Business

BC-Merc Table,1st Add

Open High Low Settle Chg. LUMBER 110,000 bd. ft.; $ per 1,000 bd. ft. Jul 599.3 599.3 599.3 599.3 +10.0 Sep 584.6 584.6 584.6 584.6 +10.0 Nov 549.5 549.5 549.5 549.5 +10.0 Jan 522.7 522.7 522.7 522.7 +10.0 Mar 489.8 490.0 489.8 490.0 +10.0 May 448.0 +10.0 Jul 415.8 +10.0 Est. sales 67. Thu.‘s sales...


Business

BC-USDA-Opening Bids KY Grain Elevs

SV—GR110 Frankfort, KY Fri, May 25, 2018 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market News **This report will not be published on Monday 28 May in observance of Memorial Day** Kentucky Daily Grain Elevators Bids: Bids as of 4:00 est, cash prices by elevators/mills to producers: US NO 2 YELLOW CORN Bids Change Basis...


Business

BC-USDA-Iowa-Daily Hogs

LM—HG206 Des Moines, Iowa Fri, May 25, 2018 USDA Market News IOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT AFTERNOON HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGIN PLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Friday, May 25, 2018 (Includes information from 1:30 PM to 1:30 PM.) CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPE BARROWS & GILTS LIVE AND...


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