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Pandora CEO Tim Westergren to leave company

The Pandora Media name appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, June 9, 2017. (Associated Press)
Pandora announced that chief executive and co-founder Tim Westergren will step down from his position and his seat on the board. The company named Chief Financial Officer Naveen Chopra as interim CEO as it searches for a Westergren’s successor, Pandora said in a news release.

IMF trims economic forecast for U.S.

The International Monetary Fund has trimmed its outlook for the U.S. economy, citing the number of uncertainties that surround President Donald Trump’s plans to boost economic growth.

U.S. to impose additional tariffs on Canadian lumber imports

Preliminary anti-dumping duties of as much as 7.7 percent will be levied on Canadian producers of softwood lumber, the U.S. Department of Commerce said Monday. (Associated Press)
The U.S. will impose further punitive tariffs on imports of softwood lumber from Canada, escalating a longstanding trade dispute that’s already led to higher timber prices. Preliminary anti-dumping duties of as much as 7.7 percent will be levied on Canadian producers, the U.S. Department of Commerce said Monday in a statement. The move follows the government’s decision in April to slap countervailing tariffs of up to 24.1 percent on shipments from Canadian companies, including West Fraser Timber Co. and Canfor Corp.

Consumer confidence rises in June

In this Wednesday, June 7, 2017, photo, shoppers walk by a Victoria's Secret store, in Hialeah, Fla. (Alan Diaz / Associated Press)
U.S. consumers became more confident in June –with more Americans pleased by current conditions but slightly less hopeful about what the next six months hold.

Coal on the rise in China, US, India after major 2016 drop

In this Wednesday, June 7, 2017, file photo, Corsa CEO George Dethlefsen in red speaks to workers at a new Corsa coal mine in Friedens, Pa. (Dake Kang / Associated Press)
The world’s biggest coal users – China, the United States and India – have boosted coal mining in 2017, in an abrupt departure from last year’s record global decline for the heavily polluting fuel and a setback to efforts to rein in climate change emissions.

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