NY Gov. Cuomo deems losing 2nd Amazon HQ 'greatest tragedy'
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NY Gov. Cuomo deems losing 2nd Amazon HQ 'greatest tragedy'

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Amazon's backing out of a deal to put one of its second headquarters in New York City is the "greatest tragedy" he has seen since he has been in government

AutoNation names USAA executive as new CEO
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AutoNation names USAA executive as new CEO

AutoNation, the country's largest automobile dealership chain, names Carl Liebert to succeed Mick Jackson as CEO

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GM extends life of its only Detroit factory until early 2020

General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year

At Kraft Heinz, a fed investigation and a $15.4B write-down
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At Kraft Heinz, a fed investigation and a $15.4B write-down

Kraft Heinz discloses investigation by federal regulators and a $15.4 billion write-down on the value of its Oscar Mayer brands

Volkswagen CEO expects stiffer headwinds after 'decent' 2018
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Volkswagen CEO expects stiffer headwinds after 'decent' 2018

Volkswagen says it increased operating earnings and sales in 2018 despite troubles getting vehicles certified under new European emissions tests

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 heads for 4th weekly gain
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Markets Right Now: S&P 500 heads for 4th weekly gain

Technology and health care companies led stocks higher in midday trading, erasing some of the market's losses from a day earlier.

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Southwest hit by computer outage, adding to its problems

A computer outage briefly grounds Southwest planes, causing hundreds of flights to be delayed

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New controls in Maine to prevent poaching of valuable eels

Maine's lucrative baby eel industry will likely face tighter controls this year designed to thwart poaching

Fed will be 'patient' in rate hikes amid global growth woes
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Fed will be 'patient' in rate hikes amid global growth woes

Federal Reserve says slowing global economy shows need to be 'patient' in raising interest rates

BMW, Daimler: You can trust us with car-sharing data
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BMW, Daimler: You can trust us with car-sharing data

Automakers Daimler and BMW are formally launching their joint venture in services that make it possible to use their cars without necessarily owning one