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Dow Rises 150 Points, Turns Positive For 2020

TOPLINE The market finished higher on Friday—with the Dow turning positive for 2020, thanks to solid economic data and the Federal Reserve’s new inflation policy that will keep interest rates lower for longer. Stocks have continued to hit new record highs this week. Bebeto Matthews/ASSOCIATED PRESS KEY FACTS The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up… Read More »

Brazil turns to local industry to build ventilators as China purchases fall through

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s health minister said on Wednesday that the country’s attempts to purchase thousands of ventilators from China to fight a growing coronavirus epidemic had fallen through and the government is now hoping Brazilian companies can supply the devices. Brazil’s Minister of Health Luiz Henrique Mandetta attends a news conference, amid the coronavirus… Read More »