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Anheuser-Busch canning water - instead of beer - for Harvey victims

Anheuser-Busch canning water - instead of beer - for Harvey victims

An Anheuser-Busch brewery in Georgia is sending 500,000 cans of drinking water to help victims of Hurricane Harvey . If you can, donate to help victims of Hurricane Harvey here. Two more truckloads containing more than 100,000 cans are being sent to Arlington, Texas ― making the total amount of cans more than 155,000. Anheuser-Busch says it has three facilities in Houston, a large brewery, and craft brewer, and a bottling plant.


Orlando gas prices jump as Hurricane Harvey shuts refineries

Orlando gas prices jump as Hurricane Harvey shuts refineries

The extent of damages to Texas refineries also will determine how much, if at all, Hurricane Harvey crimps the availability of gas at service stations, Wright told The High Point Enterprise. Meanwhile, the average US gasoline price increased by 5 cents during the week to $2.38 a gallon, GasBuddy reported. "As in any national or local state of emergency", Steward said, " AAA expects gas prices to be held in check up and down the gasoline supply chain, including prices set by refiners, ...


Gas Prices in Massachusetts Up 2 Cents This Week

Gas Prices in Massachusetts Up 2 Cents This Week

The Dearborn-based auto club says Monday the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.47 per gallon. With Labor Day, the traditional end of summer celebrations, around the corner, average gas prices in Florida have ranged from a high of $2.47 per gallon in April to a low of $2.13 per gallon in the middle of July.



Yellen defends tougher United States financial regulation

Yellen's speech at the annual meeting of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming focused on financial stability while giving no hint on monetary policy , leaving the prospect of more interest rate hikes up in the air. Will Janet Yellen be asked to stay on as Fed Chairwoman, and would she accept such an offer? For the week, the Dow rose 0.65 per cent, the S&P 500 gained 0.72 per cent and the Nasdaq climbed 0.79 per cent.


Gilead to buy Kite Pharma for about $12 billion

Gilead to buy Kite Pharma for about $12 billion

Gilead $GILD has agreed to buy CAR-T pioneer Kite Pharma $ KITE - which is likely just months away from its first approval - for $11.9 billion in cash . Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 102,988 shares of the company's stock, valued at $7,318,327.28. The fund owned 137,316 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock after selling 11,266 shares during the period.