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Shares of some top food companies were mixed at the close of trading: ConAgra Foods Inc. fell $.25 or .7 percent, to $37.60.
Shares of some top drug benefits companies were down at the close of trading: CVS Health Corp. fell $.40 or .4 percent, to $102.14.
Shares of some top consumer companies were mixed at the close of trading: Clorox rose $.08 or .1 percent, to $110.75.
Shares of some top chemicals companies were down at the close of trading: Dow Chemical Co. fell $.12 or .2 percent, to $48.27.
Railroad operator Norfolk Southern is forecasting disappointing first-quarter results, hurt by falling demand for coal.
Rains that swept through parts of arid Kansas during the weekend missed vast stretches of parched winter wheat crops in the western part of the state.
Avon Products, Inc. on Monday said it was postponing its investor day, scheduled for May, until fall.
Fisheries managers have decided to call off the West Coast sardine fishing season that starts in July because of rapidly dwindling numbers, hoping to save an iconic industry from the kind of collapse that hit in the 1940s and lasted 50 years.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Alamos Gold Inc. (AGI), up 39 cents to $6.28 The Canadian gold mining company is merging with fellow gold mining company AuRico Gold Inc. in a deal worth about $1.5 billion.
MGM Resorts International is urging shareholders of the casino-resort company to ignore an investment firm's proposal suggesting the company be converted into a real estate investment trust to boost stock value.
Public health advocates want New York to require labels on sugary drinks to warn consumers about the dangers of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay.
Rocket maker SpaceX said Monday on its official Twitter feed that its rocket launch planned for Monday had to be postponed due to the weather.
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction to the highest levels in two weeks.
The stock market closed slightly lower in light Monday trading as investors looked ahead to a busy week for company earnings.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid dietary supplements sold by a Las Vegas company because they may contain anabolic steroids that can cause liver damage.
A handwritten notebook by British World War II code-breaking genius Alan Turing, whose story was portrayed into the 2014 Oscar-winning movie 'The Imitation Game,' has been sold for more than $1 million.
The nation's casino owners and gambling machine makers say they want to team with states to crack down on illegal gambling.
Electronics retailer Best Buy says Chairman Hatim Tyabji will retire June 9, and President and CEO Hubert Joly will become its chairman.
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A New Jersey man who was identified by the "find my iPhone" feature on a smartphone he stole during an armed carjacking has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison.