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Boston Globe - Business

US stocks plunge as virus fears disrupt economy - US stocks fell sharply in early trading Monday, following a broad sell-off in overseas markets, as a surge in virus cases and a worrisome spread of the disease outside the epicenter in China sent investors running for safety.

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World markets falter on concern about virus impact on economy -- Shares skidded, oil prices sank and the price of gold surged on Monday as the number of people infected or killed by the viral outbreak that began in China surged, heaping more uncertainty on the economic outlook.

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After coronavirus, 'Made in China' isn't what it used to be -- The trade war and the Covid-19 virus are making US companies rethink how much they manufacture in China.

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Boston startup hopes to make cutting-edge drugs for cats and dogs -- Invetx has raised $15 million to work on medicines for cancer, kidney disease, chronic pain and other conditions.

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Even taking on the supernatural needs brainstorming and a good business plan - The psychic/medium business is a $2.2 billion a year industry nationwide. Like other businesses, it has common questions about how to set pricing, where and when to advertise, how to use social media, and the best ways to handle scheduling.

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A Globe video series - Bold Types - Globe reporter Janelle Nanos sits down with leaders in the city's business community to talk about their career paths, work and accomplishments, as well as their vision for Boston's future.

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Clint Eastwood endorses Michael Bloomberg

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Emerson student with progeria, disease that causes premature aging, heartened by medical advances

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Massive project could replace the Hynes if it is sold

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At long last, 50Kitchen opens in Fields Corner

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Big tech firms like Wayfair and LogMeIn are cutting jobs. Don't panic

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Wells Fargo reaches $3 billion settlement with DOJ, SEC over fake-accounts scandal

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Massachusetts adopts new standards for stockbrokers despite industry criticism

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Weinstein jury partially deadlocked; judge says keep going

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