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Daily business briefing: McDonald’s sales fall globally

McDonald’s has reported worldwide sales were down in February. U.S. sales dropped by 4 percent last month. Find out more here.

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General Motors has agreed to buy back $5 billion in stock by the end of next year. Learn more here.

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Global stocks have fallen under the weight of speculation that the Federal Reserve will start to raise interest rates in the summer. Find out more here.

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The three largest credit-reporting agencies will now give people who contest items in their credit reports additional information concerning those disputes, and medical debts won't be reported until after a 180-day waiting period. For more information, read here.

-Will Buss, BND business writer

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