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US stock indexes move higher in early trading…

U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher in early trading ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump

Ford expects $2B net income drop due to pension assets

Ford Motor Co. says a change in the way it values pension assets will cut 2016 full-year net income by $2 billion

Kurtz: Can Trump stand and deliver?

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the transition candidate-turned President-elect Donald Trump now needs to make as the 45th president of the United States

Major Airline Offers 'Female-Only' Row to its…

Air India is adding a female-only row of seats on domestic flights. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

How Did Costco Become The Hottest Name In Golf?

Costco got some excess golf balls from a factory that turned out to be massively popular.

Ex-road safety chief worries agency won't be…

The outgoing head of the government agency charged with keeping highways safe is worried that auto safety won't be a priority for the Trump administration

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Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis…

Svetlana Kuznetsova has a different look than most tennis players

The Latest: In Davos, refugees make case for…

A Syrian teen refugee and Olympic swimmer, a Malian studying at Stanford, a French coding student _ they're all arguing that their generation needs global mobility to thrive instead of walls and isolationism

Kurtz: Obama's weak defense of Chelsea Manning

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on President Obama's final press conference and commuting Chelsea Manning's sentence

Gov. Sues Largest US Student Loan Company For…

Navient, formerly a part of Sallie Mae, services about $300 billion in student loans — or about 12 million borrowers.

In time of troubles, Davos organizers send in the…

A Lebanese-born, curly-haired artist in baggy green trousers and with a frequent raspy laugh made her debut this week at the World Economic Forum in Davos

New Mexico targets Takata, auto makers over faulty air bags

New Mexico has announced a lawsuit against Japanese manufacturer Takata and a long list of auto makers in connection with the sale of cars with dangerous air bag inflators

The Latest: Russia invites Trump to its top…

A top Russian official says President-elect Donald Trump can only succeed if he cooperates with Russia _ and invited Trump to the country's flagship investment forum to boost economic ties

Kurtz: Poll says Trump unfair to media

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on recent polls citing the President-elect Trump is unfair to the media

People Can Soon Use Food Stamps To Get Groceries…

Amazon is partnering with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to deliver groceries to individuals who use food stamps.

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China's growth edges up but 2016 weakest year…

China's economy grew at its slowest pace in nearly three decades in 2016, data show, as a potential trade battle looms with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump

Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump's inauguration

Asian markets mixed in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump

Las Vegas Sands paying $7M to settle corrupt practices probe

U.S. authorities say billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is paying almost $7 million to settle a foreign corrupt practices investigation of the firm's former relationship with a consultant in Macao and China

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Ex-UK Treasury chief George Osborne joining BlackRock

Former British Treasury chief George Osborne is to join investment manager BlackRock as an adviser

'Dance Moms' star's 2-day sentencing hearing set…

"Dance Moms" reality TV star Abby Lee Miller is scheduled to appear in federal court in Pittsburgh on Friday for the start of her sentencing hearing in her bankruptcy fraud case

Paramount inks $1B film co-finance deal with 2 Chinese firms

Paramount Pictures says it has signed a co-financing deal with two Chinese companies for the Hollywood studio's slate of movies over the next three years