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After a wobbly day, major indexes end mixed on Wall Street

A late-afternoon burst of buying on Wall Street faded in the final minutes of trading Tuesday, leaving the major stock indexes mixed. The S&P 500 slipped 0.1% after spending muc...

Lennar, Cracker Barrel fall; AutoZone, Nektar rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: ConocoPhillips, up $2.26 to $59.33. The oil company is buying Shell's Permian ...

EXCLUSIVE Didi co-founder Liu told associates she plans to leave - sources

Didi Global Inc (DIDI.N) co-founder and President Jean Liu has told some close associates that she intends to step down, two sources familiar with the matter said, as the Chinese ride-hailing giant fa...

Fearful US residents in Afghanistan hiding out from Taliban

Every night in yet another house in Afghanistan’s capital, a U.S. green card-holding couple from California take turns sleeping, with one always awake to watch over their three young children so...

Fearful US residents in Afghanistan hiding out from Taliban

Every night in yet another house in Afghanistan’s capital, a U.S. green card-holding couple from California take turns sleeping, with one always awake to watch over their three young children so they ...

DoorDash sues New York City over rights to customer data

DoorDash is suing New York City over a new law that requires delivery companies to share customer data with restaurants. The lawsuit filed Wednesday is the latest in a string of leg...

Uber drivers are employees, not contractors, says Dutch court

AMSTERDAM, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Uber (UBER.N) drivers are employees rather than independent contractors and are entitled to greater workers' rights, a Dutch court ruled on Monday. It is the late...

Dutch court: Uber drivers covered by taxi labor agreement

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A court in Amsterdam ruled Monday that Uber drivers fall under the Dutch taxi drivers' collective labor agreement — meaning they are entitled to the same employment benef...

Isbel has go-ahead single in 8th, Royals beat Twins 5-3

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Isbel drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the eighth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Sunday. Adalberto Mondesi homer...

Salesforce to help workers leave states over abortion laws

DALLAS (AP) — The CEO of Salesforce said the company will help employees leave Texas, and he did so while retweeting a story linking the offer to concern about Texas’ new anti-abortion law. ...

Xi muffles Chinese consumer boom

President Xi Jinping is muffling China’s consumer boom. Policies targeting spending excesses are hammering listed companies from e-commerce giant Alibaba (9988.HK) to liquor specialist Kweichow ...

India Insight: Elbows out on world’s factory floor

“Make in India” could start to live up to its motif of a lion on the prowl. Local and foreign companies are queuing up to tap incentives for creating large onshore manufacturing capacity i...

Taiwan’s JustKitchen adds three new brands to delivery menu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ghost kitchen operator JustKitchen announced this week (Aug. 4) it is adding three new brands to its deliver-only menu. The company now offers new items from Paul Cafe,...

Southeast Asia’s Grab sees sales jump, expects to list in Q4

HONG KONG (AP) — Grab, Southeast Asia’s biggest ride-hailing company, saw adjusted net sales for the first three months of the year jump 39% to $507 million as it narrowed its losses, mont...

Big Tech starts requiring vaccines; Twitter closes re-opened US offices

July 28 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) is shutting its reopened offices in United States, while other big tech companies are making vaccination mandatory for on-campus employees, as the highly infec...