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Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.4%, on Fed rate…

Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.4%, on Fed talk of possible rate cuts

Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.6%, on Fed rate…

Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.6%, on Fed talk of possible rate cuts

Top US trade official plans to meet Chinese…

Top US trade negotiator plans to meet Chinese counterpart before Trump-Xi summit

GM seeks to avoid Takata recalls for fourth…

General Motors is trying to avoid recalling potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators in thousands of full-size pickup trucks and SUVs for the fourth straight year, leaving owners to wonder if vehicles are safe to drive

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Fed leaves its key rate unchanged but hints of…

Fed leaves key rate unchanged but says 'uncertainties' are rising, signaling future rate cuts

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Business Highlights

Pilots criticize Boeing for mistakes on its…

Pilots criticize Boeing for mistakes on its grounded 737 Max jet

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Stocks rose modestly on Wall Street after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed that it is prepared to cut interest rates if needed to shore up the economy

A newspaper bucks layoff trend, and hopes readers…

The investors who bought The Berkshire Eagle have an emotional connection to the newspaper, and they want their readers to have one, too

Adobe and Viacom rise while NCR and Rio Tinto fall

Adobe and Viacom rise while NCR and Rio Tinto fall

Some succession planning basics business owners need to know

Many small business owners don't plan for what will happen to their companies after they die, although their businesses could be at risk of shutting down if they die suddenly

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as Fed signals lower rates

Stocks rose modestly on Wall Street after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed that it is prepared to cut interest rates if needed to shore up the economy.

The Latest: Fed sees no risk to dollar from…

The Latest: Federal Reserve sees no risk to dollar from cryptocurrencies

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Text of the Fed's statement after its meeting Wednesday

The full text of the Federal Reserve's policy statement after its meeting Wednesday

Fed leaves key interest rate unchanged but says uncertainties rising, signaling future rate cuts

Fed leaves key interest rate unchanged but says uncertainties rising, signaling future rate cuts

Survey: Owners having problems with driver-assist…

As auto companies continue to fix buggy touch-screen infotainment systems, a survey of new-vehicle buyers has found there's a different technology posing problems: driver assist systems such as automatic emergency braking

New England newspaper owner fights to save local journalism

Local investors are pumping money into their New England newspaper chain in hopes of saving local journalism, but attracting new readers has been tougher than expected

The Latest: Retired pilot says iPad training not enough

'Sully' Sullenberger says Boeing 737 Max pilots need training on simulators, not computers or planes full of passengers

Delaware court revives Blue Bell Creameries shareholder suit

Delaware's Supreme Court has overturned a judge's dismissal of a shareholder lawsuit against one the country's largest ice cream manufacturers involving a 2015 listeria outbreak that killed three people and caused the company significant financial losses

Asian shares up on trade optimism as Trump hints…

Asian shares are mostly higher on optimism about trade after President Donald Trump said he will be talking with the Chinese leader later this month in Japan

Trump says he'll talk trade with Xi next week in…

President Donald Trump says he'll hold trade talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping next week at a summit of nations in Japan

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Technology companies powered stocks solidly higher on Wall Street Tuesday as traders hoped that a meeting next week between President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping of China will ease trade tensions between the two economic powers

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MoneyGram's shares more than double on deal with…

MoneyGram shares more than double on deal with cryptocurrency company Ripple

MoneyGram surges and Nvidia rallies while Facebook slips

MoneyGram surges and Nvidia rallies while Facebook slips

Markets Right Now: Trade deal hopes send US stocks higher

Stocks are closing broadly higher on Wall Street as traders hoped that a meeting next week between President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping of China could ease trade tensions between the two economic powers.