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Posted: June 19, 2014 at 2:44 a.m.

Wal-Mart triples China food safety funds Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has decided to increase its investment in food safety in China threefold over this year and next. The announcement came from the retailer this week.

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Fed update drives indexes higher

Specialist Jay Woods watches the video screen Wednesday at his post on the •oor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Standard and Poor’s 500 index closed at another record high.

The Federal Reserve's latest economic update reversed a listless slide for stocks Wednesday, propelling the St... Read »