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FILE - This June 1, 2017, file photo, shows a Walmart sign at a store in Hialeah Gardens, Fla. Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, raising the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’s largest retailer says Tuesday, May 13, 2019, it's been building its own network of more efficient e-commerce distribution centers to enable the faster delivery. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
May 14, 2019 - 9:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is rolling out free next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars with Amazon. The nation's largest retailer said Tuesday it's been building a network of more efficient e-commerce distribution centers to make that happen. The...
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May 13, 2019 - 11:49 am
U.S. stocks moved sharply lower Monday on Wall Street and extended the market's slide into a second week as investors seek shelter from an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China.
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May 13, 2019 - 10:40 am
Amazon wants to help its employees start their own delivery companies, while cutting its employee costs at the same time.
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May 13, 2019 - 9:29 am
Deepening a trade battle and sending financial markets into a tailspin, China announced Monday it was raising tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. goods in retaliation for the latest hike in U.S. tariffs on its exports.
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May 10, 2019 - 5:29 pm
By MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. demand for coal to generate electricity will keep sliding in coming months, federal officials said Thursday, despite efforts by the Trump administration to shore up the struggling industry. Renewable energy sources including wind, solar...
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May 10, 2019 - 11:20 am
By CATHY BUSSEWITZ, MICHAEL LIEDTKE and TOM KRISHER AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — With a ring of the opening bell, Uber began picking up passengers as a newly minted public company Friday and investors waited to bet on a service with huge potential, but a long way from turning a profit...
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Lynne Hayes-Freeland
May 08, 2019 - 12:54 pm
Uber and Lyft drivers across the country are boycotting Wednesday over what they say are declining wages while both companies are making billions in dollars from investors.
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
May 08, 2019 - 11:19 am
The Community College of Beaver County is partnering with Shell Chemicals in an effort to employ military veterans, graduates or any one in need of a job.
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May 08, 2019 - 2:27 am
Drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are planning to turn off their apps to protest what they say are declining wages at a time when both companies are raking in billions of dollars from investors.
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