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PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 3

Sept 3 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


- Hurricane Dorian, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms on record, hung over the Bahamas on Monday, hitting the archipelago with high winds and surging seawater that flooded neighborhoods, submerged vehicles and shredded homes. The storm has left at least five people dead, officials said. https://nyti.ms/2zMGlMg


- Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren, two leading candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination, made the case on Monday for muscular new gun control proposals, but differed on whether it was possible to reach compromise with Congressional Republicans. https://nyti.ms/2zMGU8Q


- A senior Iranian delegation arrived in Paris on Monday to work out the details of a financial bailout package that French President Emmanuel Macron intends to use to compensate Iran for oil sales lost to U.S. sanctions. https://nyti.ms/2zJvvGP (Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)