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Dow on track for 5-day winning streak as stocks set record highs

Stocks posted record highs across the board on Monday, led by strong gains in health care and financials. “I think the market is expecting a benign environment with interest rates where they are at,” said Bob Phillips, managing principal at Spectrum Management Group. “Tax reform is still in the air, … so that’s helping keep …

Royal Mail workers vote for industrial action | Business

Postal workers are on the verge of a historic strike after a dispute over pensions, pay and conditions that could grind Royal Mail to a halt before Christmas. The Communication Workers Union (CWU) announced on Tuesday that a majority of its 111,000 members in Royal Mail had voted for industrial action, the first since the …