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Last Updated Jun 24, 2016 02:54PM

New York • U.S. stocks followed global markets and the pound down Friday after Britons voted to leave the European Union. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 611 points, or 3.4 percent, to 17,399...

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  • Citigroup, Exxon Mobil plunge, Newmont soars
    New York • Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: • Citigroup Inc., down $4.16 to $40.30 Bank shares plunged as Britain’s vote t...
    Updated Jun 24 2016 02:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying a U.S. Navy communications satellite lifts off from Complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Friday, June 24, 2016, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The satellite is designed to significantly improve ground communications for U.S. forces on the move. (AP Photo/John Raoux) Atlas rocket launches for 1st time since grounding
    Cape Canaveral, Fla. • America’s Atlas rockets are flying again, successfully launching a communications satellite for the Navy. The unmanned Atlas V ...
    Updated Jun 24 2016 01:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, file photo, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., speaks after a news conference in Portland, Ore. Wyden is pushing for more answers on why doctors and patient advocates with financial ties to the pharmaceutical industry came to serve on a panel that advises the federal government on pain issues. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File) Senator renews scrutiny of pharma ties on federal panel
    Washington • A high-ranking Senate Democrat is pushing for more answers on why doctors and patient advocates with financial ties to the pharmaceutical...
    Updated Jun 24 2016 01:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • Weekly recalls: Bottle warmers, baby rattles
    More than 250,000 electric bottle warmers are being recalled because they can overheat and start a fire. Other recalled consumer products this week in...
    Updated Jun 24 2016 01:12 pm   |     |   Share


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