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Uber's license to operate in London won't be renewed because its practices endanger public safety and security, the local regulator said Friday, in a blow to a company already facing big questions over its corporate culture - Full Story.

Cheap solar panels imported from China and other countries have led to a boom in the U.S. solar industry, where rooftop and other installations have surged 10-fold since 2011. But two U.S. solar manufacturers say the flood of imports has led one to bankruptcy and forced the other to lay off three-quarters of its workforce - Full Story.

U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that Beijing told its banks to stop dealing with North Korea is "not consistent with the facts," a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman said Friday, but he gave no indication what steps China might be taking - Full Story.

President Donald Trump added economic action to his fiery military threats against North Korea on Thursday, authorizing stiffer new sanctions in response to the Koreans' nuclear weapons advances. Its leader Kim Jong Un issued a rare statement, branding Trump as "deranged" and warning he will "pay dearly" for his threat to "totally destroy" the North if it attacks - Full Story.

Provisions shoehorned into the Republican health care bill dangle extra money for Alaska and Wisconsin, home states of one GOP senator whose vote party leaders desperately need and another who co-sponsored the legislation, according to analysts who've studied the legislation - Full Story.

China's Finance Ministry on Friday criticized the cut in the Standard & Poor's rating agency's credit rating on Chinese government borrowing as a "wrong decision" and said it ignores the country's economic strength - Full Story.

On Sunday, France will elect nearly half its Senate, in a vote that is expected to illustrate the slide in President Emmanuel Macron's popularity since his election earlier this year - Full Story.

The Latest on Standard & Poor's cutting credit ratings for China (all times local): - Full Story.

Updated: 9/22 9:13 AM

Market Overview

(09/21/2017 04:38 PM ET)
Dow22,359.2down -53.4
S&P 5002,500.6down -7.6
NYSE12,133.6down -13.9
NYSE MKT2,607.5down 0.0
NASDAQ6,422.7down -33.4
Trading Volume(mil): NASDAQ:1,781  NYSE:726

Key Indicators

U.S. 3mo T-Bills1.005down -0.003  09:01
Crude Oil50.54down -0.01  09:06
Gold1295.40up +4.80  06:54
LIBOR1.24up +0.00  06:55
$/Euro1.196up +0.003  08:00

World Markets

Amsterdam EOE527.61 -0.86Fri 09:00
Belgian 20 Price Index3,957.04 -11.63Fri 09:00
Frankfurt DAX12,592.36 -7.67Fri 09:00
Mexican IPC50,545.75 +181.80Thu 16:16
Nikkei 22520,296.45 -51.03Fri 02:15
Paris CAC 405,283.43 +16.14Fri 09:00
Seoul Composite2,388.71 -17.79Fri 05:03
Shanghai Composite3,352.53 -5.28Fri 03:00
Stockholm General572.49 +0.28Fri 08:59
Swiss Zurich9,149.60 +15.47Fri 09:00
Sydney All Ord5,740.60 +23.90Fri 02:40

U.S. Treasury Rates

U.S. - 5yr T-Notes1.86% -0.02Fri 09:01
U.S. - 10yr T-Notes2.25% -0.02Fri 09:01
U.S. - 30yr T-Notes2.79% -0.02Fri 09:01

Securities In The News

Equifax Inc.98.25+2.25Thu close
Facebook Inc.171.11-1.06Thu close