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Goldman Sachs and Mattel slip, Waste Management gains ground

Apr. 15, 2019 4:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: Electronics For Imaging Inc., up $8.60 to $38 The digital printing company is being bought by private equity firm Siris Capital Group LLC for about $1.7 billion. Alliance Data Systems Corp., down $16.89 to $164.04 Publicis Groupe...

Ghost of Toys R Us still haunts toy makers

Apr. 9, 2019 12:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Just last year, a kid in the market for an Uncle Milton ant farm could choose from a half dozen versions, including glow-in-the dark or an ant village. Now there are only three. Last year, there were 60 kinds of K'Nex construction sets on the market. This year there are 20. A year after...

CPSC warns against Rock 'n Plays for babies over 3 months

Apr. 5, 2019 4:52 PM EDT

The Consumer Product Safety Commission says infants older than 3 months, or those who can roll over, should not use Fisher-Price Rock 'n Plays because of multiple deaths. The agency and Fisher-Price parent Mattel Inc. said Friday they are aware of at least 10 infant deaths in the Rock 'n Plays since 2015 after...