Wednesday, September 19, 2018

National Business

Man opens fire at his Wisconsin office, 3 seriously hurt

Man opens fire at his Wisconsin office, 3 seriously hurt

Police: Gunman opens fire on co-workers at Wisconsin software company, seriously injuring 3 people and grazing another
Updated: 2 hours ago
US stock indexes post mixed finish as bond yields surge

US stock indexes post mixed finish as bond yields surge

Major U.S. stock indexes finished unevenly Wednesday as gains in banks and other financial companies outweighed losses elsewhere in the market
Updated: 7 hours ago
US, Canada pulling all-nighters in talks to revamp NAFTA

US, Canada pulling all-nighters in talks to revamp NAFTA

U.S., Canada resume talks on revamped North American trade agreement
Updated: 8 hours ago
Cap on tax deductions a big factor in some key House races

Cap on tax deductions a big factor in some key House races

A part of the Republican tax overhaul that affects mostly high-income households has become a key attack point for Democratic U.S. House candidates in some high-tax states
Published: 09/19/18
NJ probes FanDuel refusal to pay $82K on wrong football odds

NJ probes FanDuel refusal to pay $82K on wrong football odds

New Jersey gambling regulators are investigating whether FanDuel's sports book at the Meadowlands Racetrack should pay out more than $82,000 to a man who was given exorbitant odds for the Denver Broncos to win Sunday against the Oakland Raiders
Published: 09/19/18

Danish bank CEO quits amid money laundering allegations

Denmark's largest bank says its chief executive is resigning, hours before it presents the conclusions of an internal report into alleged major money laundering via its Estonian branch
Published: 09/19/18
Global shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

Global shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

Global shares are mostly higher despite jitters over the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China
Published: 09/19/18
Qatar Airways announces $69 million revenue loss this year

Qatar Airways announces $69 million revenue loss this year

Qatar Airways announces $69 million loss this year off revenue of $11.5 billion amid boycott of Doha by Arab quartet
Published: 09/19/18
China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle

China's premier appeals for free trade amid tariff battle
Published: 09/19/18

Greenpeace links forest destruction for palm oil to brands

Greenpeace says global consumer brands continue to buy palm oil from companies that are cutting down Indonesia's rainforests despite repeated pledges to clean up their supply chains
Published: 09/19/18