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Microsoft Surface gets battery boost, better…

Microsoft is refreshing its Surface Pro tablet with longer battery life and more viewing angles for the screen

Macron tries to sell plan to reform France's…

French President Emmanuel Macron is holding meetings with unions and business organizations to discuss reforming the country's labor market, which many blame for France's sub-par economic performance over recent years

Kurtz: Can Trump the diplomat change media image?

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the 'split-screen presidency' Donald Trump faces as he represents America abroad while the media tackles his many scandals back home

The 'Greatest' (Or 'Cruelest') Show On Earth Is…

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is performing its final show on Sunday.

US stocks inch higher as health care companies gain ground

Small gains for health care and beverage companies lead US stocks slightly higher.

European markets push higher on strong economic…

Global shares mixed after Manchester explosion; oil prices fall back

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Trump administration sending Congress $4.1…

Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion spending plan featuring deep cuts in safety net programs

US new-home sales fell 11.4 percent in April…

US new-home sales last month down 11.4 percent in April, biggest drop in 2 years

AP Exclusive: CEOs got biggest raise since 2013

The typical CEO at the biggest U.S. companies made $11.5 million last year, according to a study by executive data firm Equilar for The Associated Press

Nokia and Apple settle long-running legal disputes

Nokia, Apple collaborate with patent license pact, settling all litigation

Google aims to connect online ads to real-world…

Google is keeping an eye on what you're buying offline in addition to monitoring your online shopping in its latest attempt to sell more digital advertising

European economic rebound showing surprising…

A closely watched survey of business activity across the 19-country eurozone shows economic growth holding steady at a six-year high in May while job creation has picked up to near-decade highs

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German prosecutors to search Daimler offices in…

German prosecutors to search Daimler offices in diesel emissions probe

Hong Kong police arrest 21 Uber drivers in latest…

Hong Kong police have launched a fresh crackdown on Uber, arresting 21 drivers suspected of working for the ride-hailing giant in the Asian financial center

Hasbro to hold first-ever convention for…

From G.I. Joe to My Little Pony, toy maker Hasbro says it's holding the first-ever convention to bring all of its brands together.

Sony chief promises profitability, but is short…

Sony's leader is promising a comeback for the Japanese electronics and entertainment company having its best profitability in two decades

Asian shares drift as blast in Manchester rattles…

Asian shares mostly higher after Manchester explosion; oil prices fall back

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Insurers seek stability as Trump delays health…

Uncertainty over the future of health care for millions next year is growing deeper

Ford taps former office furniture executive to be…

The job of Ford's new CEO won't be easy: He will have to shore up the 114-year-old company's traditional auto business, but also invest in self-driving cars and other projects that could one day make that business obsolete