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New York Attorney General Letitia James, center, speaks during a news conference, Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in New York. A group of state attorneys general led by New York and California filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
June 11, 2019 - 4:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A group of state attorneys general led by New York and California filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday to block T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint, citing consumer harm. The state attorneys general said the promised benefits, such as better networks in rural areas and faster service...
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June 11, 2019 - 3:55 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Shares from opioid maker Insys Therapeutics Inc. will be delisted from the Nasdaq on June 19, the company said in a government filing on Tuesday. The news follows the company's Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing on Monday, which was filed one week after it agreed to pay $225 million to...
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June 11, 2019 - 1:22 pm
(MIAMI) -- Laguna Sole is a 7-acre man-made lagoon hidden in North Miami. The lagoon is part of a 184-acre, $4 billion development called Sole Mia. It was developed by two real estate families, the LeFranks and the Soffers. Laguna Sole has crystal-clear water that mimics that color of the water in...
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FILE - In this June 6, 2019, file photo trader James MacGilvray, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are rising Monday, June 10, as investors welcome a deal between the U.S. and Mexico that avoids the imposition of tariffs. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
June 10, 2019 - 11:08 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as investor jitters over trade eased after U.S. President Donald Trump suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexican imports and said he expects to meet with the Chinese leader. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 0.4% in morning trading to 21,208...
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June 10, 2019 - 7:00 pm
An $11 million project is scheduled to bring new apartments and townhomes to downtown Kansas City, Kansas, for the first time in several decades. The Boulevard Lofts project from the Prairie Fire Development Group and Community Housing of Wyandotte County will include about 50 units, ranging in...
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June 10, 2019 - 3:24 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Police on Long Island, New York, arrested a former Lyft driver who had been driving with 17 suspensions on his license. Officials with the Suffolk County Police Department said they found Leith Crossen, 57, sitting in a 2007 Volkswagen Jetta near the Cold Spring Harbor train station...
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June 10, 2019 - 2:42 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Movie executives aren't the only ones warning of how abortion bans could hinder business. Executives from top companies including Bloomberg, H&M, Yelp and Square were among 80 companies listed on a full-page ad in The New York Times calling to stop "policies that hinder people's...
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FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2018, file photo U.S. Air Force F-35 A-fighter jets from 31st Test Evaluation Squadron at Edwards AFB fly over Levi's Stadium before an NFL football game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Oakland Raiders in Santa Clara, Calif. Raytheon Co. and United Technologies Corp. are merging in a deal that creates one of the world's largest defense companies. The merger was announced Sunday, June 9, 2019. United Technologies makes engines for Lockheed Marti Corp.'s F-35 stealth fighter. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
June 10, 2019 - 10:25 am
WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Raytheon and United Technologies will join to create a massive aerospace and defense company in a sector that is already rapidly consolidating. The combined company, which will count among its portfolio of weaponry the F-35 fighter jet engines, Patriot and Tomahawk missile...
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FILE - In this May 16, 2019 file photo, Salesforce chairman Marc Benioff speaks during a news conference, in Indianapolis. Salesforce is buying Tableau Software in an all-stock deal valued at $15.7 billion. The buyout is expected to close during Salesforce’s fiscal 3rd quarter. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
June 10, 2019 - 9:28 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Customer-management software developer Salesforce is buying Tableau Software in an all-stock deal valued at $15.7 billion. Tableau uses self-service analytics to help people with any skill level work with data. Among the companies that use Tableau's services are Charles Schwab...
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June 10, 2019 - 7:37 am
A Spanish renewable energy company's plant in central Kansas is upping its capacity to manufacture wind turbines. The Hutchinson News reports that the Siemens Gamesa plant in Hutchinson could primarily make one type of turbine three years ago. The plant soon will be producing five. Plant Manager...
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