Bank of England set to hold rates after first hike in decade
LONDON (AP) -- The Bank of England is set to keep its main interest rate unchanged at 0.50 percent on Thursday, a month after increasing borrowing costs for the first time in a decade to contain a rise inflation stoked by last year's Brexit vote....

China reacts to Fed rate hike by nudging up key policy rate
BEIJING (AP) -- China's central bank responded to the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate increase by nudging up a key policy rate Thursday on lending to commercial banks but left the benchmark rate for borrowing by companies and the public unchanged....

Records: US Steel failed to test for metal after spill
PORTAGE, Ind. (AP) -- Documents show that U.S. Steel failed to test a Lake Michigan tributary for a potentially carcinogenic chemical after a spill from one of the company's plans in northwest Indiana....

Finisar and Caterpillar jump while Diebold and Lumentum fall
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday:...

UK pay rates up but still lagging behind price rises
LONDON (AP) -- Wages in Britain are beginning to creep up, official figures showed Wednesday, but are still lagging the rise in prices, meaning households continue to experience a real-terms pay cut as they prepare for Christmas....

European Central Bank in no hurry to yank stimulus
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Things are looking up for the European Central Bank. The 19-country eurozone economy is gathering speed. Higher oil prices should boost still-sluggish inflation, the bank's chief concern....

Spain: 9-month profit for Zara owner jumps on strong sales
MADRID (AP) -- The owner of Zara fashion stores said Wednesday that net profit surged by 6 percent in the first nine months of its fiscal year as it continued its international expansion with both online and physical stores....

This Week: Fed meeting, jobless claims, Costco earnings
A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:...

30 years later, Wall Street remembers 'Wall Street'
Thirty years after the release of the now-classic movie "Wall Street," Wall Street itself is totally different. Or it hasn't changed at all, depending on who you ask....

Jobless rate for Latinos drops to a record low
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