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AP News - Jul 27, 2015 5:18 PM

DALLAS (AP) — Republic Airways warned that its operation of regional flights for the nation's biggest airlines could be disrupted by a pilot shortage and labor standoff.Its shares fell 56 percent to their lowest level since January 2012.R ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 5:02 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction to the highest levels this year.The Treasury Department auctioned $24 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.050 percent, up from 0.030 percent ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 4:45 PM

Stocks fell broadly around the globe on Monday, a reaction to a steep drop in the Chinese market. The losses follow declines in U.S. markets last week, when the three major indexes fell between 2 to 3 percent each. Global economic growth concerns remai ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 4:42 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Analysts say they expect more tie-ups are coming in the generic drug industry in the wake of Teva's mammoth deal for the generic drug business of Allergan.The Dutch drugmaker Mylan, which had resisted Teva's advances for three mo ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 4:41 PM

BERLIN (AP) — Kazakhstan is set to become the 162nd member of the World Trade Organization after the Geneva-based body formally approved the country's membership Monday.The largest former Soviet republic in Central Asia is rich in natural resour ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 4:32 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — In California, they're counting on it to end an historic drought; in Peru, they've already declared a pre-emptive emergency to prepare for devastating flooding. It's both an economic stimulus and a recession-maker. And it's likely to ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 1:01 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna, who co-owns Tidal with Jay Z, Beyonce and others, says it's just the beginning for the streaming service that's had some troubles since its launch in March."It's just the beginning, so we're working out a lot of kinks an ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 11:49 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods posted a sizable gain in June, but the advance was fueled by higher demand for commercial aircraft. Outside of this volatile category, a key category that represents business ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 10:51 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — McGraw Hill Financial, owner of ratings agency Standard & Poor's, is buying SNL Financial for about $2.23 billion.Privately held SNL Financial, based in Charlottesville, Virginia, is a provider of financial news, data and ana ...more

AP News - Jul 27, 2015 9:26 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King got a boost from the return of its "Chicken Fries."Parent company Restaurant Brands International Inc. said Monday sales rose 7.9 percent at Burger King locations in the U.S. and Canada during the second quarter. The ...more