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AP News - 10 hours ago

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher in early trading Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for December delivery gained .50 cent to $4.5720 a bushel; December corn was 1.25 cents higher at $3.6260 a bushel; December oats were 1. ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

PRAGUE (AP) — Slavia Prague says CEFC China Energy Company has acquired a majority 59.97 percent stake in the oldest Czech football club.Slavia, in financial trouble in recent years, says the change is meant to ensure a quick financial stabiliza ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

LIVE OAK, Fla. (AP) — The demand for pine, pulp and other timber products is on the rise and that is good sign for much of north Florida and for other timber-producing regions of the southeastern United States.Dozens of lumber mills and pine str ...more

AP News - 13 hours ago

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three new crew docked at the International Space Station on Friday after a safe but unusually long two-day flight.The arrival of Russia's Sergei Volkov, Denmark's Andreas Mogensen and Kazakhstan' ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's BASF SE is reviving a planned asset swap with Russian gas company Gazprom that was called off last December.BASF said Friday that the two companies have agreed to complete the asset swap by the end of this year. It will b ...more

AP News - 17 hours ago

BERLIN (AP) — German factory orders dropped a larger than expected 1.4 percent in July compared to the previous month, dragged down by flagging foreign demand.The Federal Statistical Office reported Friday that it revised June's 2 percent increa ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

BEIJING (AP) — Tonhe Electronics is a casualty of Beijing's frantic effort to stop a stock market bust.The maker of electrical equipment, part of a technology industry the ruling Communist Party wants to promote, hoped to raise 200 million yuan ...more

AP News - Sep 03, 2015 5:13 PM

ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — A preliminary assessment of the effects of Tropical Storm Erika on the island of Dominica has found damage to basic infrastructure alone that amounts to nearly half of the small country's GDP, the prime minister said Thursday. ...more

AP News - Sep 03, 2015 4:54 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 3,000 former Corinthian College students will have their college loans erased, the first wave of debt relief tied to the collapse of the for-profit higher education chain. The potential cost to taxpayers if all Corinthian st ...more

AP News - Sep 03, 2015 4:41 PM

U.S. stocks moved slightly higher Thursday after investors were encouraged by comments from European Central Bank policymakers, who said they were willing to provide more stimulus to the region's economy, if needed.For the day:The Dow ros ...more