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Wall St. flat ahead of long weekend

U.S. stocks were little changed in late morning trading on Friday, following six straight days of gains, as investors took a breather ahead of a three-day holiday weekend.

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Some investors bet Brazil has further room to fall

NEW YORK Some investors are betting the worst is yet to come for Brazil's stock market, even after a brutal selloff last week.

12:43pm EDT

Linde board to vote on Praxair merger on June 1: sources

MUNICH German industrial gases group Linde's supervisory board is due to vote on a merger agreement with U.S. peer Praxair on June 1, two people close to the matter told Reuters on Friday.

6:51am EDT

California says VW clean car spending plan has shortcomings

SAN FRANCISCO California regulators said Volkswagen AG's spending plan on clean vehicle infrastructure had shortcomings and that it lacked details on how it would help disadvantaged communities as well as promote hydrogen fuel cell technology.

12:15am EDT

U.S. home prices to rise at a strong pace on tight supply: Reuters poll

U.S. home prices look poised to rise at a robust pace over the next few years, mainly because of a chronic shortage of houses and steady demand, a Reuters poll showed on Friday.

9:15am EDT

Oversold: Oil traders punish OPEC for promising too much

VIENNA As OPEC's latest meeting wrapped up in Vienna on Thursday night, ministers congratulated each other on its rare spirit of amity and consensus. The talks were, without a doubt, a success.

10:45am EDT

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