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Norwegian aluminum producer hit by cyberattack

Mar. 19, 2019 11:34 AM EDT

HELSINKI (AP) — Norwegian aluminum producer Norsk Hydro says it has been a targeted by "an extensive cyberattack" through a ransomware virus impacting its key operations and disrupting its IT systems. The Oslo-based company that is one of the world's largest aluminum producers said Tuesday it has isolated...

Farmer patience on tariffs comes with caution flag for Trump

Mar. 7, 2019 1:47 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Iowa hog farmer Howard Hill is feeling the pinch from President Donald Trump's get-tough trade policies — his pigs are selling for less than it costs to raise them. It's a hit that Hill is willing to take for now, but his understanding also comes with a caution flag for the...