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Large Banks on the Hook for $23 Billion in Financing of T-Mobile and Sprint's Merger

T-Mobile was supposed to get the financing through third-party investors. But that fell through due to COVID-19, leaving banks responsible.

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Bank of New York Mellon Makes Interim CEO Permanent

Longtime company veteran Thomas Gibbons will take the reins, effective immediately.

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J.C. Penney to Furlough Most Store Employees

The coronavirus pandemic and the measures taken to stem its spread left the struggling department store chain little choice.

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Illinois Extends Application Deadline for Recreational Cannabis Business Licenses

Would-be applicants now have until April 30.


Trump Administration Moves on Auto Emissions Rules

The rollback of the Obama-era policy was expected, but controversial.

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Stock Market Wrap-Up: Coronavirus Masks Lift Honeywell; Cronos Leads Marijuana Stocks Lower

Stocks dropped Tuesday on fears about the growing pandemic.

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Why Casino Stocks Jumped Big on Tuesday

A huge merger is still on, plus a surprising real estate deal shows that casino companies can still access capital markets.

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Why Dollar Tree Stock Fell Today

Shares of the discount chain pulled back after it suspended its guidance because of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Oceaneering International Shares Plummet After Moody's Downgrades Its Debt

It was another bad news day for the oil services company.

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Why Shares of Chemours Were Down Today

The company was dealt a blow in a legal battle against its former parent.

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Why Fluor, Cemex, and Summit Materials Stocks Popped 15% (and More) Today

President Trump revives hope for an infrastructure bill.

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McCormick Earnings Take a Hit From COVID-19

Joining its peers, the food giant withdrew its 2020 outlook on spiking volatility.


Apple Buys Popular Weather App Dark Sky

Apple hopes to enhance its native weather app.

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Why Cruise Line Stocks Popped (and then Dropped) on Tuesday

It doesn't look like investors have given up on the cruise business yet.

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Why Dollar General Stock Was Gaining Today

Shares of the discount retailer rose on an analyst upgrade.


Fed Opens Repo Facility for Foreign Central Banks and Monetary Authorities

The move is designed to reduce risks to U.S. markets.

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Amazon Starts Checking Workers' Temperatures at Some Warehouses

Employees have harshly criticized the e-commerce giant for not doing enough to protect them from exposure to the COVID-19 coronavirus.


Should the Government Bail Out Boeing and the Airlines?

Nick Sciple and Lou Whiteman do a deep dive into the upcoming government bailout for the aerospace industry.


Here's Why Mersana Therapeutics Is Sinking Today

Clinical-trial results from the company's first proof-of-concept study were disappointing.

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Visa Reports Sudden Declines in Payments, Reduces Q2 Guidance Again

The coronavirus pandemic's effect on the world's economy is hurting the payment card leader.