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Slower US growth means no rate rise for 2019, says Fed
The central bank had hinted at two rises this year, but is more cautious due to slower economic growth.


Levi Strauss worth $6.5bn in stock market return
Shares in the inventor of the blue jean have been priced above expectations for its New York flotation


UK interest rates on hold amid Brexit impasse
Bank of England says the outlook will depend "significantly on the nature and timing of EU withdrawal".


UK retail sales up but food spending falls
Sales at food stores in February saw the biggest fall since December 2016, official figures show.


Ford accelerates electric vehicle investment
The US carmaker said growth in the market meant it became "obvious" the company needed to add capacity.



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Alan Alda has earned international recognition as an actor, writer, and director. He has won seven Emmy Awards, has received three Tony nominations, is an inductee of the Television Hall of Fame, and was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in The Aviator. Alda played Hawkeye Pierce on the classic television series M*A*S*H, and his many films include Crimes and Misdemeanors, Everyone Says I Love You, Manhattan Murder Mystery, and Bridge of Spies. Alda is an active member of the science community, having hosted the award-winning series Scientific American Frontiers for eleven years and founded the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University. Alda is the author of two previous bestselling books, Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I’ve Learned and Things I Overheard While Talking To Myself.

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