Head of Facebook's secretive hardware unit to step down
(Reuters) - Regina Dugan, the head of Facebook Inc's secretive hardware unit, will step down early next year, she said on Tuesday.
Johnson & Johnson wins reversal of $72 million verdict over talc cancer risks
(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday won the reversal of a $72 million verdict in favor of the family of a woman whose death from ovarian cancer they claimed stemmed from her use of the company's talc-based products like Johnson's Baby Powder.
NFL weighs protesting players' passion against Trump rebukes
NEW YORK (Reuters) - National Football League officials on Tuesday weighed the fervor of players who protest racism by kneeling for the national anthem against the anger of U.S. President Donald Trump as their two-day autumn meeting began in New York City.
UK fund manager wins $2 billion FX mandate from Alaska fund
NEW YORK (Reuters) - London-based currency manager Adrian Lee & Partners said on Tuesday the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation had awarded it a mandate to manage $2 billion of international foreign exchange exposure.
UPDATE 4-Coal, consumer goods rail shipments lift CSX Corp's quarterly profit
Oct 17 (Reuters) - CSX Corp, the third-largest U.S. railroad operator, reported a slight rise in quarterly net profit on par with analyst expectations on Tuesday, as coal and consumer goods shipments and higher freight rates lifted its revenue 1 percent.
Kansas City Fed favored hiking discount rate in September: minutes
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City in September voted to raise the rate commercial banks are charged for emergency loans, according to minutes of a U.S. central bank meeting released on Tuesday.
Dozens missing in California wildfires as more evacuees return home
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Search-and-rescue teams in Northern California will continue to comb through burned homes for dozens of people still missing in the state's deadliest wildfires, which have killed at least 41 people and destroyed thousands of homes.
Two more Washington restaurants shine with Michelin stars
Oct 17 (Reuters) - Washington's dining scene received some extra sparkle on Tuesday as Michelin bestowed stars to two more restaurants in its second annual guide of the city's best eateries, which will go on sale Friday.
New York police round up wandering cow in Brooklyn park
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City police wrangled a cow on the loose in a Brooklyn park on Tuesday after the animal became a spectacle for tourists and New Yorkers alike when it was spotted roaming the streets and enjoying the park facilities.
U.S. appeals court rejects hedge fund founder's FBI misconduct case
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit by hedge fund founder David Ganek, who claimed federal authorities lied to get a search warrant against his fund in an insider trading investigation.
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