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San Francisco floats ban on e-cigarettes pending…

San Francisco is trying to crack down on electronic cigarettes that some say aggressively target kids

Brainstorm Design 2019: Driving Business Value…

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World markets mostly lower as investors await Fed…

World shares mostly lower ahead of Fed meeting, as White House says trade talks to resume next week

Bayer Stock Craters As The Company Faces Massive…

A jury has found that a customer developed cancer from using its Roundup weed-killer. Bayer's shares dropped 12%. In August another jury found Bayer's Monsanto unit failed to warn customers of the potential cancer risks of its weed-killers. The decision strikes another blow to the German pharmaceuticals group. Bayer took control of Roundup after it acquired agrochemical company Monsanto last summer. The jury will now decide whether to hold Monsanto liable.

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Jury: Roundup weed killer is major factor in…

A jury in federal court in San Francisco has concluded that Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer

FIS to Buy Worldpay in Record Payment Processing…

It’s a $34 billion acquisition.

Global markets recover as focus turns towards Fed…

Global shares are mixed as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting later in the week

FedEx Falls On 2019 Forecast Cut

According to Reuters.com, "Shares of FedEx Corp fell about 7 percent before the bell on Wednesday after the package delivery company cut its 2019 profit forecast for the second time, blaming slowing global trade growth and continued weakness in its international Express business." J.P. Morgan analyst Brian Ossenbeck stated, “Mix pressures and labor cost inflation are mounting faster than anticipated at Ground... We are increasingly concerned operating margins in percent terms will be pressured even if Ground can lower costs fast enough to grow operating profit in dollars."

Balancing the Ledger: Circle CEO Talks Seedinvest…

Jeremy Allaire stopped by Fortune's studios to chat with Robert Hackett.

Global shares rise as investors watch US-China…

Global shares gained as investors awaited signs of progress in negotiations on resolving a trade war between the two biggest economies

World Stocks Winning Streak In Jeopardy

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares faced an end to their longest winning streak of the year as investors took profits on Wednesday before the U.S. Federal Reserve’s policy decision, seen as offering clues to interest rate prospects over the coming year. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of London, Britain, December 29, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville European bourses followed Asian peers down, putting the MSCI’s gauge of stocks around the world on course to break seven days of gains, with reports of renewed tensions in U.S.-China trade talks also fraying nerves.

Oregon Blockbuster outlasts others to become last…

Visitors are flocking to a Blockbuster Video in Oregon that soon will be the last one on Earth after a store in Australia announced it's closing its doors

Expectations of weaker economy unites small…

Although small businesses vary widely in terms of size, industry and issues, they do appear generally united by a growing uneasiness about the economy

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Bayer Tanks After RoundUp Verdict

A jury has found that a customer developed cancer from using its Roundup weed-killer. Bayer's shares dropped 12%. The finding comes after another jury found Bayer's Monsanto unit failed to warn customers of the potential cancer risks of its weed-killers. The decision strikes another blow to the German pharmaceuticals group. Bayer took control of Roundup after it acquired agrochemical company Monsanto last summer. The jury will now decide whether to hold Monsanto liable.