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Reel-y? New beer can double as motion picture film developer

Reel-y? New beer can double as motion picture film developer

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kodak says a new beer hitting the market can be used to develop its Super 8 movie film.
Italy, China sign accord deepening economic ties

Italy, China sign accord deepening economic ties

ROME — Italy signed a memorandum of understanding with China on Saturday supporting Beijing's "Belt and Road" initiative, which aims to weave a network of ports, bridges and power plants linking China with Africa, Europe and beyond.
In China, Apple's Cook says he's bullish on global economy

In China, Apple's Cook says he's bullish on global economy

BEIJING — Apple CEO Tim Cook said Saturday that he is "extremely bullish" about the global economy based on the amount of innovation underway, and urged China to continue to "open up" amid complaints from the U.S.
Treasury grants further relief on IRS withholding penalties

Treasury grants further relief on IRS withholding penalties

WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department announced Friday that it is expanding again the relief it grants taxpayers who had too little in income taxes withheld from their paychecks in the first year of a sweeping tax overhaul.
Navajo Nation company ends bid to buy power plant, mine

Navajo Nation company ends bid to buy power plant, mine

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — One of the largest coal-fired power plants in the West will close this year as planned after a Navajo Nation company ended its long-shot bid Friday to acquire it.
Army Corps of Engineers grants final permit for PolyMet mine

Army Corps of Engineers grants final permit for PolyMet mine

ST. PAUL, Minn. — PolyMet Mining Corp. has received the final permit it needs to proceed with building Minnesota's first copper-nickel mine, the company and the Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday.
Papa John's scores Shaq to help revive its image

Papa John's scores Shaq to help revive its image

NEW YORK — Papa John's is getting "Shaq-ified." The pizza chain said Friday that basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal will be its new pitchman, appearing in TV commercials and promoting Papa John's in other ways.
The Latest: New fire extinguished at Texas chemical plant

The Latest: New fire extinguished at Texas chemical plant

HOUSTON — The Latest on a fire that had been burning at a Texas petrochemical storage facility (all times local): 5:15 p.m. The company that operates a Houston-area chemical plant says a new fire has been extinguished about an hour after it began.
Chinese importers have stopped buying Canadian canola seed: Industry group

Chinese importers have stopped buying Canadian canola seed: Industry group

Chinese companies have stopped buying canola seed from Canadian producers, leaving exporters trying to sell their supply to other markets.
Bombardier executive pay falls four per cent; CEO unchanged at US$10.6 million

Bombardier executive pay falls four per cent; CEO unchanged at US$10.6 million

MONTREAL — Total compensation for Bombardier's top five executives fell four per cent last year to US$29.5 million, according to a proxy circular released ahead of the company's May 2 annual meeting.