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U.S. Stocks Slide Amid Weak Earnings and Worries Over China

Caterpillar set the tone when it warned that tariffs on steel are having an impact on costs. Stocks declined in early trading on Wall Street on Tuesday, as the American industrial firms Caterpillar and 3M reported earnings that failed to ease investors’ growing concerns about China’s slowing economy and growing …

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Chinese Noodles From a Chile-Haunted Region

A glassed-in kitchen lies in the back, its shelves stacked with colorfully glazed modern Chinese plates and bowls that you won’t find in the restaurant-supply shops on the Bowery. Once you leave the noodle section of the menu behind, it is possible to find cooking that doesn’t necessarily live up …

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Nasa ‘fixes’ Hubble malfunction – BBC News

Image copyright NASA Image caption Hubble has been operational for 28 years Nasa believes it has fixed a malfunction with the Hubble telescope which threatened to limit the orbiting observatory’s performance. Earlier this month, one of Hubble’s gyros – needed to point the spacecraft – failed, forcing controllers to place …

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