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Energy Reels as OPEC Stands Pat

published about 2 hours ago
Energy Reels as OPEC Stands Pat
Energy company stocks and the currencies of major oil-producing nations stumbled Friday as OPEC’s decision to keep pumping crude at high levels despite a glut rippled across the globe.

U.S. Officials Chase Fake Goods Online

published about 3 hours ago
U.S. Officials Chase Fake Goods Online
ICE and U.S. Customs agents are trying to crack down on counterfeit goods, but that trade has moved online where goods are shipped directly to consumers.

Dipping Into India, Dunkin' Donuts Changes Menu

published about 3 hours ago
Dipping Into India, Dunkin' Donuts Changes Menu
America’s doughnut chain has had to embrace a hard truth in India: Many consumers there just don’t like doughnuts, and even the ones that like them are unlikely to buy them by the dozen. So Dunkin’ now serves up a range of beef-free burgers.

Calm Returns to Cleared Hong Kong Protest Site

published about 3 hours ago
Calm Returns to Cleared Hong Kong Protest Site
The streets of Mong Kok returned to quiet Saturday, after overnight clashes between police and protesters in that area of Hong Kong, which earlier in the week had been cleared of a two-month-long demonstration site.

Dow Edges Up to Another Record

published about 4 hours ago
Dow Edges Up to Another Record
The blue-chip index closed out its second consecutive month of gains despite a selloff in oil prices and energy stocks.