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Bed Bath & Beyond 2Q sales fall but meet Street's view

Bed Bath & Beyond’s sales declined 28% in its fiscal second quarter, but the performance managed to meet Wall Street’s expectations
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NATO believes Baltic Sea gas leaks were sabotage

NATO says it would retaliate for any attacks on the critical infrastructure of the 30-member countries as it suggested that damage to two gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea is the result of sabotage
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In this picture provided by Swedish Coast Guard, the gas leak in the Baltic Sea from Nord Stream photographed from the Coast Guard's aircraft on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2022. A fourth leak on the Nord Stream pipelines has been reported off southern Sweden. Earlier, three leaks had been reported on the two underwater pipelines running from Russia to Germany. (Swedish Coast Guard via AP)
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US economy drops at 0.6% annual rate from April through June

Battered by surging consumer prices and rising interest rates, the U.S. economy shrank at a 0.6% annual rate from April through June, the government announced Thursday, unchanged from its previous second-quarter estimate
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FILE - Shown is the price of shrimp at a market in Philadelphia, Thursday, June 16, 2022. Battered by surging consumer prices and rising interest rates, the U.S. economy shrank at a 0.6% annual rate from April through June, the government announced Thursday, Sept. 29, unchanged from its previous second-quarter estimate. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Kremlin gets ready to annex 4 regions of Ukraine on Friday

Russia says it will formally annex occupied parts of Ukraine where it held Kremlin-orchestrated “referendums” in which it claimed that residents had voted overwhelmingly to live under Moscow’s rule
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A man walks past a damaged building after a Russian attack in Kramatorsk, Ukraine, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
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Germany to spend billions to tackle high energy prices

Germany plans to spend up to 200 billion euros helping consumers and businesses cope with the surge in energy prices
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Bulgaria to hold election overshadowed by war in Ukraine

Bulgarians will go to the polls for the fourth time in less than two years in a general election overshadowed this time by the war in Ukraine, rising energy costs and galloping inflation
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People walk in central part of Sofia, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022. Bulgarians will go to the polls for the fourth time in less than two years in a general election overshadowed this time by the war in Ukraine, by rising energy costs and a galloping inflation. (AP Photo/Valentina Petrova)
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UK's Truss defends economic plan that sent pound tumbling

British Prime Minister Liz Truss has defended her economic plan that roiled financial markets, saying she’s willing to make “difficult decisions” to get the economy growing
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British Prime Minister Liz Truss visits Berkeley Modular, in Northfleet, Kent, Britain, Friday, Sept. 23, 2022. (Dylan Martinez/Pool Photo via AP)
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Porsche shares rise in one of Europe's largest market debuts

Shares in luxury automaker Porsche have risen on their first day of trading.
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CEO of Porsche car maker Oliver Blume sits in an old Porsche 356 at the start of Porsche's market listing at the stock market in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
September 29

Global stocks fall after UK's Truss defends tax cuts

European stocks are lower and Asian markets were mixed after British Prime Minister Liz Truss defended a tax-cut plan that rattled investors
September 29
A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022. Asian stock markets have followed Wall Street higher after Britain’s central bank moved forcefully to stop a budding financial crisis. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
September 29

Chinese tycoon Richard Liu faces civil trial in alleged rape

Jury selection begins Thursday in a civil trial against a Chinese billionaire.
September 29
FILE - Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, CEO of JD.com, raises his arms to celebrate the IPO for his company at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York on May 22, 2014. The Chinese billionaire and one of the richest men in the world is heading to trial in Minneapolis Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022, to defend himself against allegations that he raped a former University of Minnesota student after a night of dinner and drinks in 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
September 28

Asian stocks follow Wall St higher after UK calms markets

Asian stock markets have followed Wall Street higher after Britain’s central bank moved forcefully to stop a budding financial crisis
September 28
A person wearing a protective mask walks in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, in Tokyo. Asian shares tumbled Wednesday after a wobbly day ended with mixed results on Wall Street as markets churn over the prospect of a possible recession. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
September 28

Ian threatens Florida's already unstable insurance market

Florida’s property insurance market was already in peril
September 28
September 28

California governor approves farmworker unionization law

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved one of the most contentious bills before him this year
September 28
Farmworkers Cynthia Burgos, left and Teresa Maldonado, right, hug after Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill aimed at making it easier for farmworkers to unionize in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022. Newsom joined about two dozen farmworkers outside the state Capitol to sign the bill. Both Burgos and Maldonado had joined others in a march from Delano to Sacramento to draw attention to the bill. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
September 28

Rohingya seek reparations from Facebook for role in massacre

For years, Facebook, now called Meta, has pushed the narrative that it was a neutral platform in Myanmar that was misused by malicious people and failed to moderate violent and hateful material adequately
September 28
FILE - A car passes Facebook's new Meta logo on a sign at the company headquarters on Oct. 28, 2021, in Menlo Park, Calif. For years, Facebook, now called Meta, has pushed a narrative that it was a neutral platform in Myanmar that was misused by bad actors and failed to moderate violent and hateful material adequately. But a new report by Amnesty International says Facebook was not merely a passive site with insufficient content moderation. Rather, Meta’s algorithms “proactively amplified" material that incited violent hatred against the Rohingya beginning as early as 2012. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)
September 28

Amazon to raise average hourly pay by $1 to $19 in October

Amazon says it’s raising its average starting pay for frontline workers from $18 to $19 a hour
September 28
FILE - An Amazon worker delivers boxes in Los Angeles on Oct. 1, 2020. Amazon said Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, that it is raising its average starting pay for frontline workers from $18 to $19 a hour, a boost that could help it attract more employees in a tight labor market as the holiday season approaches. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
September 28

Tiny Oregon town hosts 1st wind-solar-battery 'hybrid' plant

A renewable energy facility in Oregon that combines solar power, wind power and massive batteries to store the energy generated there has officially opened as the first utility-scale plant of its kind in North America
September 28
In this image provided by Portland General Electric, windmills and solar panels line a renewable energy facility in Lexington, Ore., on this May 24, 2022. The facility combines solar power, wind power and massive batteries to store the energy generated there. The Wheatridge Renewable Energy Facilities was commissioned Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, and is the first utility-scale plant of its kind in North America. Clean energy experts say the project, which can power 100,000 homes, addresses some key challenges facing the industry as the U.S. transitions away from fossil fuels. (Sarah Hamaker/Portland General Electric via AP)
September 28

JetBlue, Southwest spar over slots in antitrust trial

Testimony at the antitrust trial involving American Airlines and JetBlue is turning toward access to airports in New York and Boston
September 28
September 28

Amazon unveils bedside device that tracks sleeping patterns

Soon enough, a bedside Amazon device might know whether you’re sleeping — or not
September 28
This image provided by Amazon shows the Halo Rise bedside smart alarm. The e-commerce and tech giant said Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, that it will start selling the device later this year. Halo Rise will be able to track sleeping patterns without a wristband by using no-contact sensors and artificial intelligence to measure a user’s movement and breathing patterns, according to Amazon. (Amazon via AP)
September 28

Smith & Wesson sued over link to July 4 parade mass shooting

Nearly a dozen lawsuits in Illinois accuse gun-maker Smith & Wesson of illegally targeting young men at risk of violence with ads for firearms
September 28
FILE - Law enforcement search after a mass shooting at the Highland Park Fourth of July parade in downtown Highland Park, Ill., a Chicago suburb, July 4, 2022. According to a lawsuit filed Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, in Illinois, the gunmaker Smith & Wesson illegally targeted young men at risk of violence with ads for firearms, including the 22-year-old gunman accused of opening fire on the Independence Day parade in suburban Chicago and killing seven people. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
September 28

Alzheimer's drug shows promise in early results of study

Shares of Biogen and other drugmakers researching Alzheimer’s disease have soared after Japan’s Eisai Co. said its potential treatment appeared to slow the fatal disease in a late-stage study
September 28
FILE — The Biogen Inc., headquarters is shown March 11, 2020, in Cambridge, Mass. Shares of Biogen and other drugmakers researching Alzheimer’s disease soared early Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, after Japan’s Eisai Co. said its potential treatment appeared to slow the fatal disease’s progress in a late-stage study. Eisai announced results late Tuesday from a global study of nearly 1,800 people with early-stage Alzheimer’s (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
September 28

Regions Bank to refund $141M for illegal overdraft fees

Regions Bank for a second time in a decade was found charging illegal overdraft fees in a settlement that will require the bank to repay $141 million to customers plus $50 million in fines
September 28
FILE - The logo for Regions Bank is seen above a branch's entrance in Roswell, Ga., Thursday, May 7, 2009. For a second time this decade, Regions Bank was found charging illegal overdraft fees, the government said Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, in a settlement that will require the bank to repay $141 million to customers and pay an additional $50 million in fees. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
September 28

Rail unions emphasize positives of their tentative deals

The two biggest U.S. railroad unions are fighting rumors that they might impose a contract on their members even if they reject the deals that prevented a nationwide strike that could have devastated the economy
September 28
A CSX freight train runs through a crossing in Homestead, Pa., Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
September 28

Rail unions emphasize positives of their tentative deals

The two biggest U.S. railroad unions are fighting rumors that they might impose a contract on their members even if they reject the deals that prevented a nationwide strike that could have devastated the economy
September 28
A CSX freight train runs through a crossing in Homestead, Pa., Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
September 28

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday 9/28/2022

Stocks on Wall Street soared to their first gain in more than a week as some calm returns to financial markets around the world
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September 28

Biogen, Thor rise; Apple, Equitrans Midstream fall

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Biogen, Thor rise; Apple, Equitrans Midstream fall
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September 28

What Hurricane Ian means for food and gas prices

Hurricane Ian will not cause a hike in food and gas prices, with one exception.
September 28
A sail boat is washed into shallow waters at Sarasota Bay as Hurricane Ian approaches on Sept. 28, 2022, in Sarasota, Fla.
September 28

Record methane leak flows from damaged Baltic Sea pipelines

A Danish official says the Nord Stream gas leaks in the Baltic Sea could emit the equivalent of one third of Denmark’s total annual greenhouse gas emissions
September 28
A large disturbance in the sea can be observed off the coast of the Danish island of Bornholm Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022 following a series of unusual leaks on two natural gas pipelines running from Russia under the Baltic Sea to Germany have triggered concerns about possible sabotage. Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen says she "cannot rule out" sabotage after three leaks were detected on Nord Stream 1 and 2. (Danish Defence Command via AP)
September 28

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for November delivery rose $3.65 to $82.15 a barrel Wednesday
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September 28

Biden to oil industry: Don't raise prices as hurricane nears

President Joe Biden is warning the oil and gas companies against increasing prices for consumers as Hurricane Ian nears landfall along Florida’s southwest coast
September 28
President Joe Biden speaks during the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health, at the Ronald Reagan Building, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
September 28

New report: Oil spills from offshore transportation way down

A new government report says oil spills from tankers and pipelines in U.S. dropped dramatically from the last decade of the 1990s to the one from 2010 through 2019
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September 28

Austria to launch checks at Slovak border to stop migrants

Austria says it will start checks at its border crossings with Slovakia following a similar decision by the Czech Republic
September 28
FILE - Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer addresses the media during a joint press conference with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban in Vienna, Austria, on July 28, 2022. Austria announced Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022 that it will start checks at its border crossings with Slovakia, following a similar decision by the Czech Republic, in a move that’s aimed at keeping migrants from entering. (AP Photo/Theresa Wey, File)
September 28

Why free swag at bars, hotels is so important to brands

Chances are if you’ve been to a great restaurant, bar or hotel, you’ve snagged a coaster, matchbook, napkin or card key
September 28
A collection of swivel sticks from various venues. Chances are if you’ve been to a great restaurant, bar or hotel, you’ve snagged a coaster, matchbook, napkin or card key. Mementoes like these help us remember a fun experience. (Elaine Markoutsas via AP)
September 28

UK central bank intervenes in market to halt economic crisis

The Bank of England has taken emergency action to stabilize U.K. financial markets and head off a crisis in the broader economy
September 28
A woman walks past a headline posted on a wall in London, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022. The British pound has stabilized in Asian trading after plunging to a record low, as the Bank of England and the British government try to soothe markets nervous about a volatile U.K. economy. The instability is having real-world impacts, with several British mortgage lenders withdrawing deals amid concern that interest rates may soon rise sharply. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
September 28

Network nightly newscasts morph, adapt for the streaming age

For more than half a century, ABC, CBS and NBC have aired evening newscasts each weeknight on television
September 28
This combination of photos shows, from left, Tom Llamas, host of "Top Story with Tom Llamas," Linsey Davis on the set of "ABC News Live Prime with Linsey Davis," and John Dickerson, host of "CBS News Prime Time with John Dickerson." (NBC/ABC/CBS via AP)
September 28

In court brief, Musk says the SEC is unlawfully muzzling him

A lawyer for Tesla CEO Elon Musk says in court documents that U.S. Securities regulators are unlawfully muzzling his client
September 28
FILE - Tesla and SpaceX Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk speaks at the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition in Washington. A Delaware judge is hearing arguments, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022 over the exchange of information by lawyers in Twitter's lawsuit seeking to force billionaire Elon Musk to carry through with his $44 billion acquisition of the social media giant. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
September 28

How low the stock market may fall and what investors should do, according to experts

The Fed has sent stocks tumbling but investors shouldn’t panic, experts said.
September 28
A trader works at the New York Stock Exchange as three major averages plummeted in New York, Sept. 13, 2022.
September 28

EU vows to act if energy lines hit as firms ramp up security

The European Union's top diplomat says the bloc suspects that damage to two underwater natural gas pipelines was sabotage and is warning of retaliation for any attack on Europe’s energy networks
September 28
A large disturbance in the sea can be observed off the coast of the Danish island of Bornholm Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022 following a series of unusual leaks on two natural gas pipelines running from Russia under the Baltic Sea to Germany have triggered concerns about possible sabotage. Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen says she "cannot rule out" sabotage after three leaks were detected on Nord Stream 1 and 2. (Danish Defence Command via AP)
September 28

Bosnian Serb separatist leader blasts West, praises Russia

Bosnian Serb separatist leader Milorad Dodik is facing an election this weekend and he has blasted the West and praised Vladimir Putin over his policies in the Balkans
September 28
Serb member of the Bosnian Presidency Milorad Dodik speaks during campaign rally of Alliance of Independent Social Democrats (SNSD) in Istocno Sarajevo, Bosnia, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022. Bosnia and Herzegovina will hold a general election on Oct. 2. (AP Photo/Armin Durgut)
September 28

White House gains partners to end US hunger within a decade

The Biden administration is counting on a variety of private-sector partnerships to help fund and implement its goal of ending hunger in America by 2030
September 28
FILE - President Joe Biden speaks during an event on health care costs, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, in Washington. Biden is hosting a conference today on hunger, nutrition and health, the first by the White House since 1969. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
September 28

VP Harris seeks computer chip partners in Japan meetings

Vice President Kamala Harris has highlighted a new U.S. law boosting support for computer chip manufacturing as she met with Japanese technology executives on Wednesday
September 28
U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris visits Zojoji Temple on the day of the state funeral for former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, in Tokyo. (Leah Millis/Pool Photo via AP)
September 27

Asian shares sharply lower after wobbly day on Wall Street

Asian shares have tumbled after a wobbly day on Wall Street as markets churn over the prospect of a possible recession
September 27
A broker talks on his cell phone outside the New York Stock Exchange building, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, in the Financial District of New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
September 27

Asian shares sharply lower after wobbly day on Wall Street

Asian shares have tumbled after a wobbly day on Wall Street as markets churn over the prospect of a possible recession
September 27
A person wearing a protective mask walks in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, in Tokyo. Asian shares tumbled Wednesday after a wobbly day ended with mixed results on Wall Street as markets churn over the prospect of a possible recession. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
September 27

Blasts precede Baltic pipeline leaks, sabotage seen likely

Denmark believes “deliberate actions” caused big leaks in two natural gas pipelines that run under the Baltic Sea from Russia to Germany, and seismologists said powerful explosions preceded the leaks
September 27
FILE - The Nord Stream 1 Baltic Sea pipeline and the transfer station of the OPAL gas pipeline, the Baltic Sea Pipeline Link, lit by the evening sun in Lubmin, Germany, Wednesday, July 20, 2022. The Nord Stream 1 pipeline leading from Russia to Europe has reported a drop in pressure, only hours after a leak was reported in the Nord Stream 2 pipeline in the Baltic Sea off Denmark, the German economy ministry said late Monday, Sept. 26, 2022. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File)
September 27

Manchin ends pipeline push, easing path for spending bill

Sen. Joe Manchin has abandoned his push to speed up the permitting process for energy projects
September 27
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks during a news conference following the Democrats policy luncheon meeting on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
September 27

Attorneys for Musk, Twitter argue over information exchange

A Delaware judge heard more arguments over the exchange of information by lawyers in the Twitter lawsuit that seeks to force billionaire Elon Musk to carry through with his $44 billion acquisition of the social platform
September 27
FILE - Tesla and SpaceX Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk speaks at the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition in Washington. A Delaware judge is hearing arguments, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022 over the exchange of information by lawyers in Twitter's lawsuit seeking to force billionaire Elon Musk to carry through with his $44 billion acquisition of the social media giant. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
September 27

Millions of Americans will save on Medicare fees next year

For the first time in a decade, Americans will pay less next year on monthly premiums for Medicare’s Part B plan, which covers routine doctors’ visits and other outpatient care
September 27
President Joe Biden walks with Bob Parant, Medicare beneficiary with Type 1 diabetes, as they arrive to speak at an event on health care costs, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
September 27

JetBlue CEO first witness in US lawsuit against 2 airlines

A trial is underway in the federal government's lawsuit aiming to kill a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue Airways in the Northeast
September 27
FILE - A JetBlue Airbus A320 taxis to a gate Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, after landing, as an American Airlines jet is seen parked at its gate at Tampa International Airport in Tampa, Fla. The government is getting its day in court to try to block a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue. A trial is scheduled to start Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2022 in the Justice Department's antitrust lawsuit against the airlines. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
September 27

Vote in Ukraine's Russia-held areas stokes tension with West

Pro-Moscow officials say that residents in all four occupied areas of Ukraine voted to join Russia
September 27
People stand at the entrance of a residential building that was damaged after a Russian attack in Kramatorsk, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 26, 2022. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
September 27

Meta disables Russian propaganda network targeting Europe

Facebook says it has identified and stopped a sprawling network of fake accounts that spread Russian propaganda about the invasion of Ukraine throughout Western Europe
September 27
September 27

Consumer confidence rises in September

ABC News business reporter Alexis Christoforous discusses the current state of the economy as the housing market softens and mortgage rates continue to climb.
September 27
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