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November 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The next generation of biotech food is headed for the grocery aisles, and first up may be salad dressings or granola bars made with soybean oil genetically tweaked to be good for your heart.

By early next year, the first foods from plants or animals that had their DNA “edited” are…

Science Says Gene Edited Animals

November 14, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing an administration-wide shake-up as he looks to prepare his White House for divided government, but it is unclear who is going and who is staying.

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was thought to be out as soon as this week, according…

Homeland Security Secretary

November 14, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Amazon’s second headquarters (all times local):

12:55 p.m.

Not everyone in New York and Virginia is happy about being chosen to become the spot for new Amazon headquarter locations.

Some see the billions in tax breaks as corporate welfare while others are worried about…

Amazon HQ Two Cities

November 13, 2018

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina business recruiters say they heard from Amazon last month about the potential for the Raleigh area landing the tech giant’s second headquarters and weren’t told the 50,000 jobs would go instead to New York City and Arlington, Virginia.

Officials with North…

November 13, 2018

Dow Jones Industrials

High: 25,511.03

Low: 25,193.78

Close: 25,286.49

Change: —100.69

Other Indexes

Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2722.18 —4.04

NYSE Index: 12,328.30 —15.21

Nasdaq Composite Index: 7200.88 +0.01

NYSE Amer Composite: 2486.75 —40.24

Russell 2000 Index: 1514.80 —3.99

Wilshire 5000…

November 13, 2018

Boeing didn’t tell airline pilots about features of a new flight-control system in its 737 MAX that reportedly is a focus of the investigation into last month’s deadly crash in Indonesia, according to pilots who fly the jet in the U.S.

Pilots say they were not trained in new features of an anti-…

Boeing CEO-1

November 13, 2018

DETROIT (AP) — The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to rewrite rules that limit pollution from heavy trucks but that the EPA says slow the economy.

Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler argues that new technology can help improve air quality, noting that the…

November 13, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Six artificial flavors are being ordered out of the food supply in a dispute over their safety, but good luck to anyone who wants to know which cookies, candies or drinks they’re in.

The dispute highlights the complex rules that govern what goes in our food, how much the public…

Mystery Ingredients

November 13, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon has set its sights on two of the nation’s largest and most powerful metro areas, announcing Tuesday it had chosen a buzzy New York neighborhood and a suburb of Washington for its new East Coast headquarters.

The online shopping giant ended its 14-month-long competition for…

Amazon HQ Two Cities

November 13, 2018

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday, after the steepest drop in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street.

KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 inched down 0.1 percent to 21,779.22 in early trading, while Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 lost…

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