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Uber Cuts 350 Jobs In Latest Round Of Layoffs

According to TechCrunch, Uber's CEO announced the layoffs in an email sent to employees Monday.

IMF downgrades outlook for world economy, citing…

IMF further downgrades its outlook for world economy, citing trade wars and other conflicts

New Report Criticizes FAA And Boeing For 737 Max…

​The report came from the Joint Authorities Technical Review, a panel commissioned by the FAA to review aircraft certification processes.

GM CEO Barra joins talks; deal to end strike may…

A person briefed on the talks says General Motors CEO Mary Barra joined negotiators at the bargaining table Tuesday morning, a sign that an agreement may be near to end a monthlong strike

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IMF welcomes attempt to resolve dispute in Ecuador

The International Monetary Fund says it welcomes the attempt by President Lenin Moreno to reach a deal with all stakeholders over an austerity package that brought street demonstrations

Huawei lashes out at Estonia for 'unfounded…

Chinese telecom company Huawei has criticized the Estonian government and media for spreading what it says are "arbitrary and unfounded" allegations about cybersecurity risks related to the company's mobile phones

Stocks move higher as companies report solid…

Solid earnings reports from some of the nation's largest companies drove U.S. stocks higher in early trading

Spain targets online group behind Catalan…

New disruptions to Catalonia's transportation network have followed a night of clashes between activists and police over the conviction of separatist leaders

Google debuts Pixel 4 phone, wireless earbuds…

Google unveiled the newest version of its flagship phone Tuesday, complete with features to help it compete with rivals including a more advanced camera, a faster artificial intelligence assistant and face unlock

Millennial Money: Surprising tricks for your…

With some creativity, your credit cards can be used in ways you probably never thought of

Higher 3Q profit, improved outlook for Johnson…

Johnson & Johnson beats all around in the third quarter and raises its outlook

Harley temporarily suspends electric motorcycle production

Harley-Davidson stops production and deliveries of its LiveWire electric motorcycle after a problem surfaces during final quality check

EU: Brexit deal still possible this week but UK…

The European Union says a Brexit divorce deal is possible ahead of Thursday's EU summit but only if the British government makes more compromises to seal an agreement in the coming hours

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France: Vote set to legalize IVF for lesbians…

France's lower house of parliament is expected to approve a bill that would give single women and lesbian couples legal access to in vitro fertilization, egg freezing and fertility medication

UK labor market weakening amid Brexit uncertainty

The U.K.'s strong labor market appears to be weakening amid all the Brexit uncertainty.

French firefighters protest working conditions…

Thousands of French firefighters are protesting low pay and difficult working conditions and say they want to know they have the government's support

Markets Right Now: Solid earnings send stocks higher

Stocks are opening broadly higher on Wall Street as investors found things to like in the first batch of third-quarter corporate earnings reports.

Ahead of 2020, FB ensnared in heated political…

In the lead-up to the 2020 election, Facebook, Zuckerberg again ensnared in heated political environment

Citigroup 3Q profit rises on investment banking…

Citigroup's 3Q profit rises on gains from its investment banking business and lower taxes

Wells Fargo 3Q profit falls 23%, revenue rises…

Wells Fargo 3Q profit falls 23%, revenue rises slightly despite falling interest rates

Goldman Sachs 3Q profit falls 26%, short of…

Goldman Sachs 3Q profits fall 26%, hurt by losses on some of its public investments and slower activity in its investment bank.

China chemical plant explosion kills 4

The local government says an explosion at a chemical plant in southern China has killed at least four people and injured six

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Climate activists in London shift site but keep…

Climate protesters say they will continue their campaign despite being moved by police from their Trafalgar Square encampment

UnitedHealth revenue up 7%, raises annual outlook

UnitedHealth sees strong revenue growth and ups outlook for 2019

JPMorgan Chase 3Q profits up 8%, but loan growth…

JPMorgan Chase 3Q profits rise by 8% from a year earlier, beating analysts' expectations, helped partly by higher interest rates