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Business H&M eyes further expansion in U.S., China H&M eyes further expansion in U.S., China
Fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB said Thursday it plans to expand its business over the coming year by increasing online sales and opening new stores, particularly in its largest markets, the U.S. and China.
Business U.S. durable goods orders fell 18.2 percent in August U.S. durable goods orders fell 18.2 percent in August
Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods slumped in August as demand for commercial aircraft descended from record highs, but investment plans by businesses posted promising gains.
Business Businesses won't have to return BP spill payouts Businesses won't have to return BP spill payouts
BP wanted its money back - hundreds of millions of dollars of it - but a federal judge said Wednesday that the oil giant must stick by its agreement with the companies it compensated for business losses due to the 2010 Gulf oil spill.