Beer and liquor stocks get whacked by Mexico tariffs

The Dow declined 300 points, or 1.2%, on Friday morning after President Donald Trump announced plans to impose tariffs on Mexico. The S&P 500 fell 1.2% and the Nasdaq lost 1.3% Trump’s tariff threat against…

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Could Juul be on its way to opening vaping shops?

The plans, which have not been finalized, could bring some of the company’s retail sales in-house amid increasing pressure from the US Food and Drug Administration, elected officials and health groups concerning the surge of…

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Tech Tent: Why is 5G data capped?

Image copyright PA Image caption Stormzy launched EE’s 5G network With a flash of fireworks and a song from rapper Stormzy, the UK welcomed the arrival of its first 5G mobile network. On this week’s…

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How the Mexico tariffs could affect avocados and tomatoes

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders dismissed any legal concerns with the President’s tariffs announcement. Asked if there are concerns the action will get tied up in court, Sanders said: “Not at all. The President…

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Why Mexico is so important to the American auto industry

Every American auto factory depends on Mexican parts to build its cars or trucks. That’s why President Donald Trump’s threat to impose tariffs on Mexican imports of up to 25% by October is rattling the…

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New Jersey sues Sackler family for opioid epidemic

The suit was filed on Thursday in Essex County Superior Court and names eight members of the Sackler family, which include former chairman and president Richard Sackler. The others are Jonathan D. Sackler; Dr. Kathe…

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Dow slides 300 points as US tariffs on Mexico amplify trade fears

Trump’s vow on Thursday evening to impose tariffs on Mexico, one of America’s largest trading partners, only amplifies investor worries about how trade tensions will disrupt business and slow global economic growth. Wall Street was…

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Diagnosed with ALS at 14, she’s now a disability lifestyle influencer

“One night, I reached up to grab a plate out of the cupboard, and my hand dropped to the counter. My arm just completely dropped.” Doctors diagnosed her with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as…

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The one word that stumped all 8 spelling bee champs

Eight contestants were crowned Scripps National Spelling Bee champions but there was one word that stumped them all. Read More Here!

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Common anesthetic is a greenhouse gas, but doctors are turning to safer — and cheaper — alternative

“Now I’m breathing for her with this mask,” he said. “And I’m delivering sevoflurane to her through this breathing circuit.” Whichever gas a patient gets is inhaled, but only about 5% is metabolized. The rest…

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