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List of Consumer Staples News
Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond dip on restructuring, stock sale
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond plunged in premarket trading after the struggling home goods retailer announced a restructuring that...
South Korea objects to World Bank's order to pay Lone Star
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it plans to challenge a World Bank tribunal’s order to pay $216.5 million plus interest to Texas-based...
Silver lining: Northeast drought benefits some businesses
BOSTON (AP) — There is a silver lining to the that has frustrated farmers, dried up rivers and reservoirs, and brought water use restrictions and...
Ford recalls pickups, cars to fix cloudy rear camera lens
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 277,000 pickup trucks and cars in the U.S. because the rear view camera lens can get cloudy and reduce...
Spain's 'Tomatina' battle returns after pandemic hiatus
BUNOL, Spain (AP) — People from around the world pasted each other with tomatoes Wednesday as Spain’s famous “Tomatina” street tomato fight took...
Edmunds Compares: 2023 Nissan Leaf vs. 2023 Chevy Bolt EV
Shopper interest in electric vehicles, or EVs, is . According to data from the Pew Research Center in 2021, 40% of non-EV owners are very or...
German militants' lawyer and Greens gadfly dies at 83
BERLIN (AP) — Hans-Christian Stroebele, a German lawyer who defended members of the far-left Red Army Faction and later became the Green party's...
Gorbachev mourned as rare world leader but some still bitter
BERLIN (AP) — The passing of , the last leader of the Soviet Union and for many the man who restored democracy to then-communist-ruled European...
States tapping historic surpluses for tax cuts and rebates
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Stoked by the largest surplus in state history, Missouri's Republican-led Legislature devised a $500 million plan to...
Inflation hits 9.1% in countries using euro currency
LONDON (AP) — Inflation in the European countries using the euro currency hit another record in August, fueled by soaring energy prices mainly...
Russian politicians offer mixed view of Gorbachev's legacy
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials and lawmakers treaded carefully Wednesday while reacting to , praising him for his role in ending the Cold War but...
French tourism better than pre-COVID, despite climate woes
PARIS (AP) — Tourism to France this summer, sending revenues over pre-pandemic levels, according to government estimates released this week.
Malaysia ex-PM's wife seeks to remove judge ahead of verdict
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The wife of jailed Malaysian ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak has sought to remove the judge set to deliver a verdict in...
Toyota invests in EV battery production in Japan, US
TOKYO (AP) — Toyota is investing 730 billion yen ($5.6 billion) in Japan and the U.S. to boost production of batteries for electric vehicles, the...
Russia temporarily stops gas flow through Nord Stream 1
BERLIN (AP) — Russia's Gazprom stopped the flow of natural gas through a major pipeline from Russia to Europe early Wednesday, a temporary move to...
Chinese manufacturing weak, adding to economic pressure
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese manufacturing contracted in August amid weak export and consumer demand, a survey showed Wednesday, adding to downward...