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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new injectable diabetes drug from Eli Lilly and Co. for adults with the most common form of the disease.The agency on Thursday cleared the drug, Trulicity, as a weekly injection t ...more

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JetBlue CEO Dave Barger will step down in February and be replaced by the airline's president, Robin Hayes.New York-based JetBlue Airways Corp. announced the move Thursday.Speculation about changing CEOs has swirled around JetBlue for sev ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's says it's raising its quarterly dividend by 5 percent to 85 cents per share.The world's biggest hamburger chain said the dividend will be payable Dec. 15 to shareholders of record Dec. 1. The company noted it has raise ...more

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LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) — Federal police on Thursday vowed to crack down on lawlessness and restore order in the hurricane-stricken resort area of Los Cabos after looting emptied store shelves and unnerved residents who worried their homes could be next ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for Dec delivery fell 10.75 cents to $4.8850 a bushel; Dec corn was 3.50 cents lower at 3.3825 a bushel; Dec oats was 4.25 cents lower at $3.4225 a bushel; whil ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of jobs at U.S. airlines keeps growing — although slowly — as some of them post record profits.The U.S. Department of Transportation said Thursday that the nation's passenger airlines employed the equivalent of 386,2 ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Chivas USA might not play in 2015 and perhaps longer, a decision that won't be made until a new owner takes over the Major League Soccer team."We expect to be able to close an agreement by the end of the season," MLS Commissioner ...more

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ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — Shirley Mae Almer died a few days before Christmas in 2008 at a Minnesota hospital where the 72-year-old woman was already weak with illness when she was fed peanut butter contaminated with salmonella.Nearly six years later, a ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Strong stock market gains and higher home prices boosted Americans' net worth in the April-June quarter to a record high, a trend that could encourage more spending.U.S. households also took on the most new debt in five years, ...more

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TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania's parliament has fired the country's central bank governor, following his recent arrest after millions of dollars from the bank's reserves went missing.Lawmakers voted 72-6 to discharge Ardian Fullani, after the ba ...more