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AP Top Business News At 4:40 p.m. EDT

Hemp industry enters 2nd year with hazy market potential
FORT LUPTON, Colo. (AP) -- The newly legal hemp industry is entering its second growing season with some big questions for producers experimenting with marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin....

AP Interview: France warns climate change threatens security
PARIS (AP) -- Climate change is a threat to international security, France's influential Environment Minister Segolene Royal warned Saturday - adopting an unusually hawkish stance as she heads to the U.S. to push for a global deal on reducing emissions at a landmark Paris conference this year....

Fuel and potential fires for the US economy ahead
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The US economy should get better after a sputtering first quarter, but how much better? It's complicated....

Stocks end week lower following disappointing economic data
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks sank Friday following news that the U.S. economy shrank in the first three months of the year....

Turkey seizes bank associated with US-based Muslim cleric
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey's banking regulator says a state fund has seized a bank associated with a movement led by the U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, which authorities have accused of attempting to destabilize the government....

US presses Europeans at meeting to solve Greek crisis
DRESDEN, Germany (AP) -- Finance ministers from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies heard a sharp call from U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew to find agreement on more financial help for Greece....

US consumer sentiment drops in May
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A weak U.S. economy pulled down consumer sentiment in May....

General Motors, Subaru models added to Takata air bag recall
DETROIT (AP) -- General Motors and Subaru are adding vehicles to the growing list of models being recalled by 11 automakers due to potentially exploding air bags....

The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs
NEW YORK (AP) -- Female CEOs are outpacing their male colleagues in pay, although they remain vastly outnumbered in the top echelons of American companies....

Carl's, Hardee's CEO: Not all models know how to eat burgers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Carl's Jr. and Hardee's ads starring nearly naked women have become a part of American culture, according to Andy Puzder, CEO of the chains' parent company....

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