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US agents arrest more than 200 undocumented immigrants, target 122 businesses in California sweep

US agents arrest more than 200 undocumented immigrants, target 122 businesses in California sweep

A five-day immigration sweep in California targeting 122 firms resulted in 212 arrests, U.S. officials announced Friday.
Walmart rolls out new apparel brands for women, kids and plus sizes

Walmart rolls out new apparel brands for women, kids and plus sizes

Walmart is rolling out a handful of new apparel brands at low prices and will phase out some of its older brands.

Trump claims vindication in tweet following Mueller indictment of Russians: 'No collusion!'

The president reacted to the latest indictment from Robert Mueller's Russia probe.
The North Face, Vans' owner wants to sell more directly to customers

The North Face, Vans' owner wants to sell more directly to customers

VF Corp., parent of The North Face and Vans, aims to be a more consumer-facing business with a focus on the best labels.
Canada postpones marijuana legalization

Canada postpones marijuana legalization

Canadians will have to wait until at least early August or later to legally purchase recreational marijuana.
Qatar emir says Gulf blockade a ‘futile crisis,’ calls for unity in Middle East

Qatar emir says Gulf blockade a ‘futile crisis,’ calls for unity in Middle East

Qatar has “preserved its sovereignty” following a “futile” diplomatic crisis that befell the country in 2017, the emir of the Gulf state said Friday.
Struggling Gibson guitar company speaks out about its finances

Struggling Gibson guitar company speaks out about its finances

Amid reports of bad finances Gibson assures observers that it will meet obligations. Nashville Business Journal reports.

Uber makes changes to boost safety in the UK as appeal to overturn London ban continues

Uber said Friday that it was introducing a number of changes to enhance safety for drivers and passengers in the U.K.
US tractor maker Deere upgrades 2018 outlook on improving equipment demand

US tractor maker Deere upgrades 2018 outlook on improving equipment demand

U.S. tractor maker Deere said on Friday net sales and revenues rose 23 percent year-on-year to $6.91 billion in the quarter ending Jan. 28.
Actress Kristen Bell shares her top business advice for young professional women

Actress Kristen Bell shares her top business advice for young professional women

Aside from her acting roles, Bell is a member of the board of advisors at This Bar Saves Lives, which tackles malnutrition.
Siemens CEO defends praising Trump, says there's 'nothing wrong' with US tax overhaul

Siemens CEO defends praising Trump, says there's 'nothing wrong' with US tax overhaul

President Donald Trump deserved to be congratulated for the recent changes to the U.S. tax system, according to Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser.
China's HNA Group trims stake in Deutsche Bank

China's HNA Group trims stake in Deutsche Bank

"HNA will continue to be a significant investor in Deutsche Bank," said a spokesman.
Japan's cryptocurrency industry to launch self-regulating body, say sources

Japan's cryptocurrency industry to launch self-regulating body, say sources

Japan's two cryptocurrency industry groups are planning to merge to form a self-regulating body, according to sources.

Oil and gas sector recovery 'not yet certain,' says the CEO of Singapore's oldest bank

The risk banks face within the oil and gas sector is currently "contained," he said.

January's lousy retail sales are 'Poppycock': former Hudson's Bay CEO

Retail sales decline in January. Former Hudson's Bay CEO says not to worry: yearly retail sales are up.

CBS gains 2% after earnings beat

The broadcast media company's earnings come amid chatter over its potential recombination with Viacom.
Boston Beer taps Peet's Coffee CEO as its new head

Boston Beer taps Peet's Coffee CEO as its new head

Boston Beer Company has picked Dave Burwick, current head of Peet's Coffee, as its newest CEO, Boston Business Journal reports.

Elon Musk and SpaceX are 'adding energy to the space market,' Boeing CEO says

Boeing is undeterred by all the buzz around SpaceX and its founder Elon Musk.

Boeing wants to produce a plane every 10 hours by 2020, CEO says

Boeing is pumping out airplanes at a record pace and aims to keep climbing.