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Bond yields up, stocks sag on enhanced U.S. rate hike prospects

TOKYO Stocks sagged on Friday as global bond yields surged and pulled the dollar to three-month highs versus the yen, after the latest batch of U.S. data increased chances for a near-term interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve.

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Exclusive: EpiPen price hikes add millions to Pentagon costs

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Mylan NV's price hikes on EpiPens have added millions to U.S. Department of Defense spending since 2008 as the agency covered more prescriptions for the lifesaving allergy shot at near retail prices, government data provided to Reuters shows.

Health, U.S. 1:27am EDT

Apple adds touch screen keys to MacBook Pro, price jump startles some

CUPERTINO, Calif. Apple Inc unveiled a revamped MacBook Pro on Thursday, adding a fingerprint reader, replacing function keys with a small touch screen and raising prices by several hundred dollars. | Video

Oct 27 2016

Crisis at Venezuela’s PDVSA deepens as Caribbean debts pile up

HOUSTON Unpaid debts and broken promises are making Venezuelan oil giant PDVSA an outcast in several Caribbean countries where it had been a guest of honor.

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Amazon delivery contractor settles on New York back wages

New York An Amazon.com Inc delivery contractor in New York City has agreed to pay $100,000 in back wages to drivers after making deductions for lunch breaks that the workers never took, the state attorney general's office said on Friday.

U.S., Tech 12:13am EDT

GE in discussion with Baker Hughes on potential partnerships

General Electric Co said on Thursday it was in discussion with the No. 3 oilfield services provider Baker Hughes Inc on potential partnerships.

Oct 27 2016


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