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June 18, 2018
The U.S. dairy industry continues to be a strong exporter, though market disruptions following the European Union's move to abolish milk quotas caused some difficulties. (U.S. Dairy Export Council graphic)
Professor blames full-fat trend for dairy trade spat
June 18, 2018 - 7:07am
April 17, 2018
Employees spread out steamed sorghum to cool ahead of fermentation at the Kweichow Moutai Co. distillery in the town of Maotai in Renhuai, China, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
In new sign of trade war, China slaps U.S. sorghum producers with 179 percent deposit
April 17, 2018 - 6:59am
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February 17, 2018 - 8:30am
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February 17, 2018 - 8:30am
February 2, 2018
The New York Stock Exchange and Wall Street in New York, Jan. 16, 2016. The $1.5 trillion tax bill barreling toward President Donald Trump’s desk is overwhelmingly a big win for corporations, but not every business benefits equally, with bigger cuts flowing to financial firms and the real estate industry than to manufacturers or mining companies. (Nicole Bengiveno/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Dow drops 666 points and posts its worst week since 2016
February 2, 2018 - 4:02pm
January 29, 2018
A monitor displays a McDonald's sign on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York on Dec. 15, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Michael Nagle.
McDonald's traffic rises this year after new dollar menu debut
January 29, 2018 - 11:29am
January 18, 2018
A drilling rig stands next to a flare at night in the oil fields surrounding Midland, Texas, on Nov. 7, 2017. Bloombeg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
January 18, 2018 - 10:35am
January 12, 2018
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Stocks rise to record highs amid bank earnings as dollar tumbles
January 12, 2018 - 3:49pm
January 11, 2018
Initial coin offerings, where programmers raise money by creating and selling their own virtual currency, have come out of nowhere in 2017 to become the talk of Silicon Valley and Wall Street. (Gluekit/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
'It's going to be a nightmare': Some bitcoin investors are in for a rocky tax season
January 11, 2018 - 1:38pm
January 9, 2018
A BevMo! store in Upland, California, on October 2, 2013.  Bloomberg photo by Patrick T. Fallon.
'America First?' Not necessarily when it comes to the GOP tax law and booze
January 9, 2018 - 12:43pm
January 1, 2018
A worker operates a cotton picker at a farm in the Nueces County of Chapman Ranch, Texas, on Aug. 23, 2016.  Bloomberg photo by Eddie Seal.
Cotton was 2017's star crop, and funds have high hopes for 2018
January 1, 2018 - 10:07pm
A customer prepares to pump fuel at a Go Mart Inc. gas station in Rockbridge, Ohio, on Feb. 6, 2016. Bloomberg photo by Ty Wright.
What a weak dollar means in 2018: staycations and local shopping
January 1, 2018 - 9:40am
December 8, 2017
Bitcoin lives on the internet, not as physical currency but that hasn't stopped traders from driving up the cryptocurrency's value. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Chris Ratcliffe.
What is Bitcoin? How can I buy it? A simple Q&A for Bitcoin beginners
December 8, 2017 - 3:01pm
November 15, 2017
NAFTA talks resume as US warns `short fuse' may burn down
November 15, 2017 - 10:51am
October 16, 2017
he Chicago Board of Trade, whose futures trading pits are scheduled to close by July, in downtown Chicago, March 16, 2015. (Taylor Glascock/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Two Chinese bidders for Chicago Exchange are said to drop out
October 16, 2017 - 8:08am
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