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July 18, 2016 2:30 PM Wal-Mart Escalates Fight With Visa, Blocks Cards at Three Canadian Stores

Retailer has stopped accepting Visa cards at locations in Thunder Bay, Ontario Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Monday began blocking the use of credit cards from Visa Inc. at three of its Canadian stores, marking another battle in an escalating war between the retail behemoth and credit card companies. Wal-Mart said it was unable to agree on terms with Visa and that the fees it pays when shoppers 22

July 18, 2016 11:24 AM Bank of America profit falls 19.4 percent as interest income drops

Bank of America Corp (BAC.N), the second-largest U.S. bank by assets, reported a 19.4 percent fall in quarterly profit on Monday as low lending rates dented its interest income. Net income attributable to BofA's common shareholders fell to $3.87 billion, or 36 cents per share, in the second quarter ended June 30, from $4.80 billion, or 43 cents per share 42

July 15, 2016 2:33 PM Herbalife Settles Pyramid Probe as FTC Seeks Major Changes

Herbalife Ltd. agreed to pay $200 million to settle U.S. claims that the nutrition company deceived consumers with get-rich-quick promises, as the U.S. government forced sweeping changes to the company’s business but stopped short of hedge fund manager Bill Ackman’s call to shut it down. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission described the firm’s business 82

July 15, 2016 12:56 PM Herbalife agrees to $200M settlement with FTC

The Federal Trade Commission has determined that Herbalife is not a pyramid scheme, but the nutritional supplement marketer will still be required to pay $200 million to consumers and "fully restructure" its "unfair" business in a comprehensive settlement, the FTC confirmed Friday. The settlement comes after a two-year investigation by the FTC, which 46

July 13, 2016 9:15 PM Enter to win a fairy tale wedding or vow renewal in Hawaii

USA TODAY NETWORK wants to send you to Hawaii for your fairy tale wedding or vow renewal from Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings. One engaged or married couple will receive an Escape Wedding Collection (or vow renewal) at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, including fresh floral leis, photography, an officiant, cake and a champagne toast. The winning couple can invite 84

July 13, 2016 1:19 PM Fitch Affirms Morocco's BMCI at 'AAA(mar)'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, July 13 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Morocco-based Banque Marocaine pour le Commerce et l'Industrie's (BMCI) National Long-Term Rating at 'AAA(mar)' with a Stable Outlook and Support Rating at '2'. A full list of rating actions is available at the end of this rating action commentary 41

July 13, 2016 12:03 PM ConAgra files to split into two companies

ConAgra Foods Inc. is moving forward on the planned spinoff of its Lamb Weston potato business, which reportedly has been a takeover target of St. Louis-based Post Holdings Inc. Giant food producer ConAgra said Wednesday it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for its planned separation into two public companies 44

July 11, 2016 4:04 PM Tainted blueberry pancake mixes recalled

Krusteaz Blueberry Pancake Mix is being recalled because the manufacturer, Continental Mills, was notified that some of the flour used to make the blueberry nuggets may be contaminated with E. coli O121. The recall affects only the blueberry variety of pancake, and only certain lots sold between April and June, according to the company. Consumers who purchased 37

July 11, 2016 11:01 AM Aberdeen to keep suspension of property fund in place for two more days

LONDON, July 11 Aberdeen Asset Management said on Monday it is to keep the suspension on its 3.2 billion pound ($4.12 billion) UK property fund in place for two more days. Aberdeen last week cut the value of the fund by 17 percent and imposed a temporary suspension. While Aberdeen is in a position to lift the suspension now "we believe it is appropriate 34

July 10, 2016 7:39 PM Global Economy Week Ahead: Updates on U.S., Chinese Economies, U.K. Rate Decision

Data this week to give snapshot of U.S. retail sales and Chinese trade The U.S. and China will lay out key data points this week, giving a snapshot of the world’s top consumer economy and its biggest exporter. In Europe, the focus is on further fallout from the U.K.’s vote to exit the European Union, including a possible rate move by the Bank of England 26