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  • FAA paves way for Alphabet unit to make first U.S. drone deliveries
    on April 23, 2019 at 6:52 pm

    Alphabet Inc's Wing Aviation unit on Tuesday got the okay to start delivering goods by drone in Virginia later this year, making the sister unit of search engine Google the first company to get U.S. air carrier certification, the Federal Aviation Administration said. […]

  • Coke Zero Sugar, new flavors lift Coca-Cola results; shares rise
    on April 23, 2019 at 6:46 pm

    Strong demand for Coca-Cola Co's zero-calorie drink Coke Zero Sugar, new orange-vanilla cola and flavored waters pushed the beverage maker's quarterly sales and profit well above Wall Street estimates, sending its shares up as much as 3 percent on Tuesday. […]

  • Oil surges amid OPEC caution to offset Iran sanctions
    on April 23, 2019 at 6:42 pm

    Oil prices hit their highest in about six months on Tuesday as sources said Gulf OPEC members were ready to raise output only if there was demand before offsetting any shortfall following a U.S. decision to end waivers for buyers of Iranian crude. […]

  • Lyft's IPO banks give troubled stock a flurry of 'buy' ratings
    on April 23, 2019 at 6:37 pm

    Lyft Inc received some badly needed support on Tuesday, as analysts at banks that had worked on its initial public offering urged clients to buy the ride-hailing company's beleaguered shares. Following the required 25-day wait for deal underwriters to issue an investment opinion following an IPO, at least 10 of the banks that brought Lyft public gave positive recommendations on a stock that has slumped 30 percent from its opening price on March 29, its first day of trading. […]

  • All Wells Fargo directors elected at rowdy shareholder meeting
    on April 23, 2019 at 6:27 pm

    Wells Fargo & Co shareholders voted to elect all of the company-nominated directors during a rowdy meeting on Tuesday in which more than a dozen attendees were kicked out for heckling executives and board members. […]

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