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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve will seek significantly more capital from the largest U.S. banks and give some relief to smaller lenders as it updates its annual stress test, Fed Governor D
MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve made the "right move" in deciding last week to leave interest rates unchanged, a top Fed official said on Monday, because inflation remains low and more wor
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Labor Department Secretary Thomas Perez on Monday pledged to conduct a "top-to-bottom" review of all cases, complaints and other alleged violations that the department has
(Reuters) - Wall Street fell on Monday as Deutsche Bank weighed on financials and investors hunkered down for the first debate between U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Oil settled up 3 percent on Monday as the world's largest producers gathered in Algeria to discuss ways to support prices, with nervous trade driving volatility to its high
Furniture retailer West Elm plans to build a 120-room boutique hotel in Midtown Detroit by late 2018.             
Dow Jones Industrials High: 18,217.76 Low: 18,083.32 Close: 18,094.83 Change: —166.62 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2146.10 —18.59 NYSE Index: 10,624.88 —93.10 Nasdaq Composite Index
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Endangered helmeted hornbill, African elephants are focus of global wildlife conference.
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Japanese researchers have found a protein in tardigrade cells that confers an ability to tolerate doses of radiation that would kill most other animals.
There is new evidence that plumes of water erupt through the icy surface of Jupiter’s moon Europa.
This is the first nonmammal to display drug-seeking behavior, researchers said.
Twitter has relied on stock-based compensation more than its peers in Silicon Valley, and that has unavoidable implications for potential buyers.
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(Reuters) - Kite Pharma Inc on Monday said its experimental CAR T-cell therapy, which helps the immune system fight cancer, was highly effective in treating aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma, although t
(Reuters Health) - The proportion of U.S. babies born suffering from withdrawal syndrome after exposure to heroin or prescription opiates in utero has more than doubled in less than a decade, a study
OTTAWA - A fresh bout of bickering over health care spending loomed on Canada's political horizon Monday as the federal Liberal government came under opposition fire for its apparent refusal to fully
A team at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine confirmed a number of patients passed kidney stones on the mine train ride at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
The device, currently on trial in hospitals in China and the US, is inserted in a minimally invasive, 60-minute procedure. Up to five of the valves can be inserted into position around the affected
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WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) - U.S. Labor Department Secretary Thomas Perez on Monday pledged to conduct a "top-to-bottom" review of all cases, complaints and other alleged violations that the depart
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SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Labor on Monday filed an administrative lawsuit against Palantir Technologies, alleging the data analytics and security company systematically
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The Detroit Lions have waived Zaviar Gooden, one day after the linebacker stepped in and played 27 snaps against the Green Bay Packers.             
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Andrew Romine’s head and heart where in the right place Sunday. His bat angle, however, not so much.             
Team Europe, already a huge underdog against Canada in the World Cup of Hockey final, could have its chances diminished ever further by an injury to Marian Gaborik.
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