Los Angeles • The creators of “Pokemon Go” say they’re working to remove real-world locations that don’t wish to be included in the mobile gaming sensation.
The Pokemon Company’s consumer marketing director J.C. Smith said in an interview...
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Panera Bread Co. shuttered a restaurant in Massachusetts after employees and customers there were possibly exposed to carbon monoxide.
The franchisee who operates the restaurant in the town of Seekonk is working with the health department to investig...
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Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams played down a “low” reading on second-quarter U.S. growth and said the economy could still warrant as many as two interest-rate increases this year — or none.
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The U.S. economy stumbled in the first half of 2016 as companies retrenched, leaving consumers to shoulder the burden of sustaining growth heading into the presidential election.
A 4.2 percent gain in household purchases in the second quarter, among ...
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New York • Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:
• Alphabet Inc., up $25.50 to $791.34
Google’s parent company topped estimates in the second quarter as its revenue surged more than 20 percent.
• Exxon Mobil Corp., do...
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New York • Stocks ended slightly higher on Friday, helped by better-than-expected quarterly results from Google’s parent Alphabet and retailer Amazon and a modest recovery in oil prices.
However, the gains were held back by disappointing results ...
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Dallas • Cheaper oil is leading to the lowest summer gasoline prices in years, and it is causing heartburn for oil companies and their shareholders.
On Friday, Exxon Mobil Corp. reported its smallest quarterly profit in nearly 17 years — although...
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Austin, Texas • A Florida-based energy company has announced an $18.4 billion deal that would give it an 80 percent stake in Texas’ largest electric utility.
NextEra Energy Inc. said Friday that it’s buying Oncor from its parent company, Energy...
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