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US pending home sales slip for 3rd straight month

Measure of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell 0.8 percent in May; 3rd straight monthly decline

Banks lead US stocks broadly higher in early…

U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher in early trading, recouping some of the losses from a day earlier

Kurtz: Capitol still paralyzed over health care

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the reasoning behind Senate republicans pulling their healthcare bill

Why Oscar Mayer is Making Hot Dogs Fall From the…

Oscar Mayer just released a hot dog-carrying drone as part of a stunt to introduce revamped hot dogs. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

One Airline Will Let A Lucky Few Watch The Solar…

Alaska Airlines says the lucky few winners of its contest will get a special view of the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse.

US to seek more security on international flights

The Homeland Security Department is set to announce new security for international flights bound to the United States

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Skyscraper lit in Qatar Airways' colors amid…

The Empire State Building in New York City has been lit up in burgundy and white for Qatar Airways amid a diplomatic dispute with Qatar

Study finds pay for public college presidents up…

A study has found U.S. public college and university presidents saw their pay increase by an average of 5.3 percent last year

Kurtz: A Supreme surprise on immigration

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the media narrative changing after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of re-instating part of Donald Trump's Executive Order limiting travel from several countries

Google Gets Hit With A Record Fine Over Its…

The European Commission fined Google for promoting its own online comparison shopping service over search results from competitors.

Pound jumps on Carney remarks about timing of rate hike

Pound jumps on Bank of England chief's remarks about timing of rate hike

Companies weigh cyberattack cost, with Ukraine…

The data-scrambling software epidemic that paralyzed computers across Ukraine has been contained and the situation is now fully under control, officials there say

Global stocks fall on jitters over central bank…

Global stocks slip on jitters over prospect of tighter monetary policy by major central banks

Embattled Japanese Airbag Maker Takata Files For…

Takata is seeking bankruptcy protection in the U.S. and Japan and will sell most of its operations to Key Safety Systems.

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German Cabinet approves plan to boost spending…

Germany's Cabinet has approved a budget plan that foresees a 2.6 percent increase in spending next year and a balanced budget over the next four years.

Bulgaria, Romanian leaders: we're not opposed to…

The presidents of Bulgaria and Romania insist they don't oppose Russia, despite both Eastern European countries being members of NATO and the European Union

The Latest: Online group re-emerges to taunt US…

The mysterious Shadow Brokers group has re-emerged to taunt the U.S. National Security Agency a day after ransomware attack

Greece eyes market return as debt dispute still…

Greece is on target to tap bond markets by the end of the year. but a spat over how to deal with the country's enormous debt showed no sign of being resolved swiftly

Macron's government kicks off controversial labor…

President Emmanuel Macron's government is launching an effort to redesign French labor rules, one of the most important and divisive promises of his presidency

Toshiba sues Western Digital in feud over memory…

Toshiba sues Western Digital in feud over memory unit sale, seeks $1.1 billion in damages

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GOP 'Obamacare' repeal teeters after Senate…

The Republican Party's long-promised repeal of 'Obamacare' is on the brink after Senate GOP leaders, short of support, shelved votes planned for this week

Blue Apron slices share price range, hinting at…

Blue Apron, the meal-kit delivery company, slashed the price it expects to sell its shares by as much as 40 percent, a sign that the company may be having trouble attracting investors