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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Anti-allergy medicine EpiPen recall expands to US

The notice issued Friday by Mylan N.V. expands upon warnings made earlier this month after two reports of the device failing.

FedEx misses 1Q profit forecasts

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — FedEx Corp. (FDX) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $692 million. The Memphis, Tennessee-based company said it had profit...

Retail funk: Stores face biggest challenges since recession

It’s starting to look a lot like the Great Recession redux for retailers. More than twice as many stores have closed this year than at the same point last year. Bankruptcies are far outpacing last year’s rate.

Mark Zuckerberg says he’s not running for public office

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn’t before is about building relationships, not politics.

Solar projects can’t save the forest for the trees?

"Choosing solar over forests anywhere in the world is just plain stupid," said Dick Amper, of the Long Island Pine Barrens Society. "Solar is very important to fight global warming and beyond, but I'm afraid we're making false choices when you destroy portions of nature and the environment to accomplish that end."

Companies lose billions buying back their own stock

If you think your stocks are doing poorly, check out the performance of some of the most sophisticated investors, the ones with more knowledge about what's going on inside businesses than anyone else: Companies that buy their own shares.

Mississippi demands $6.4M back from electric car maker, CEO

Mississippi’s state auditor on Wednesday demanded that a troubled electric car maker or its leader repay $4.9 million in state and local aid the company received, plus $1.5 million of interest.

Country’s largest Chick-fil-A set to open in October

The nation's largest free-standing Chick-fil-A restaurant is set to open in New York City this October, the Atlanta-based company announced Monday. The restaurant will be...

Fear of longer commutes puts pressure on US cities to act

At 4:35 a.m. each weekday, Stan Paul drives out of his Southern California suburb with 10 passengers in a van, headed to his job...

Low prices, few choices: Discounters remake grocery shopping

The push could further pressure grocery giants like Walmart and Kroger, which are also contending with the growth potential of online grocers and have already been reining in operational costs so they can keep their prices competitive.
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