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Harley-Davidson tops 2Q profit forecasts

MILWAUKEE, July 18  — Harley-Davidson Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $258.9 million. The Milwaukee-based company said it had net income of $1.48 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.37 per share. The motorcycle maker posted revenue of […]

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UK advertising watchdog to tackle gender stereotypes

LONDON, July 18 — Britain’s advertising watchdog is calling for tighter regulations on what it called harmful gender stereotyping. The Advertising Standards Authority said Tuesday that ads depicting simple household tasks as beyond the capability of men, for example, restrict “the choices, aspirations and opportunities of children, young people and adults.” The regulator says a “tougher […]