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Wall Street pushed down by rate expectations, North Korea, Apple

U.S. stock indexes slipped on Thursday as investors braced for a third interest rate hike this year and the United States ordered new sanctions against North Korea. | Video

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Yellen's stock rises as she leads Fed from crisis-era policy

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON From her early days as Federal Reserve chair, Janet Yellen has been the target of criticism from Republicans worried that the central bank's massive bond-buying programs and near-zero interest rates engineered by her predecessor would be the ruin of the country.

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Exclusive: Persistent rail service disruptions dog CSX customers

CSX Corp customers, including chemical, automotive and steel producers, are still battling delays and congestion despite top executives' assurances that the railroad has moved past service woes that plagued its system during the summer, people familiar with the situation said.

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Wells Fargo CEO to testify before Senate as questions linger over scandal

WASHINGTON Wells Fargo Chief Executive Tim Sloan is due to testify before Congress on Oct. 3 as the bank deals with fallout from a sales scandal a year ago that continues to spark new revelations.

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Tiffany names Roger Farah as chairman in latest management shakeup

Luxury jeweler Tiffany & Co on Thursday named Roger Farah as chairman, the latest management shakeup where outsiders have been brought in to give the iconic company a new look.

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Toys 'R' Us plans holiday hires including toy demonstrators

Toys "R" Us Inc, the U.S. toy retailer that filed for bankruptcy protection this week, said on Thursday it is hiring part-time seasonal workers to staff its stores for the holidays, including for a new position of toy demonstrator. | Video

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