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Michigan Steel Plant Reportedly Planning…

CNBC reports about 200 workers will be affected.

Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US…

President Donald Trump says his administration is looking at a variety of tax cut proposals but not as a response to a potential recession

'America's Got Talent' continues summer dominance…

With the top two most-watched television shows last week, NBC's 'America's Got Talent' continues its dominance when the heat is on

Edmunds: 7 used car tech features that might surprise you

Edmunds highlights seven used car tech features that might surprise you

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Suspect in huge Capital One breach seeks release…

Lawyers for a transgender woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One are asking for her to be released from federal custody, saying that for her to remain jailed with men is a serious threat to her mental health

Facebook rolls out tool to block off-Facebook…

Facebook launches 'clear history' tool in some countries under a new name

US aims to double financing in Latin America to $12 billion

The United States has created a new agency to promote development around the globe, with a particular emphasis on Latin America

Walmart sues Tesla for solar panels that went up in flames

Walmart is suing Tesla, saying that several solar panels that Tesla installed on Walmart store rooftops went up in flames, causing millions of dollars in damage

Marvel's involvement in 'Spider-Man' movies may…

Marvel Studios' involvement in future 'Spider-Man' movies may be in question

American Airlines will pay $22 million to settle mail case

American Airlines will pay about $22 million to settle claims that it falsified times when it relayed U.S. mail for delivery overseas

Monopoly maker Hasbro to cut plastic use in toy…

Hasbro is giving plastic packaging the boot

Justice Department sues to block merger of airline IT firms

The Justice Department is suing to block Sabre Corp. from buying a rival that also provides airline booking services

2 drug companies settle with counties in opioid-crisis suit

Two drugmakers have reached settlements on claims filed by the first two Ohio counties set to go to trial in the national opioid lawsuit.

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Business Highlights

Execs starting to worry about tariffs' effects on…

Corporate America is starting to worry out loud that President Donald Trump's tariffs will depress consumer spending and undermine the economy.

Could we BE any more excited? 'Friends' fans nuts…

Fans of 'Friends' are going nuts for new merchandise and experiences marking the show's 25th anniversary

UK, EU only harden their positions on Brexit as G…

The European Union and Britain, which are hurtling toward a costly no-deal split in October, have kicked off a high-wire week of diplomacy by entrenching themselves deeper in their irreconcilable positions

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks fell broadly on Wall Street Tuesday after another slide in bond yields and a mixed batch of corporate earnings weighed on the market

Uber to open regional hub in Dallas, resulting in…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has announced that Uber will receive a $24 million state incentive package and open a new administrative hub in Dallas, bringing with it about 3,000 jobs

New Argentina treasury minister guarantees peso…

New Argentina treasury minister to guarantee peso stability after crash

Markets Right Now: Banks lead major US stock indexes lower

Financial companies led a modest slide by stocks on Wall Street as a mixed batch of company earnings and declining bond yields weighed on the market.

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Panel takes troubled Dubai developer's disputes…

Dubai says it has set up a special committee to 'resolve multiple disputes' involving a government-owned developer amid economic slowdown

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day…

If you're flying over the Labor Day holiday, don't count on an empty middle seat

UAE expands taxes to target vaping and more sugary drinks

The United Arab Emirates will start taxing vaping devices and e-cigarettes at 100% and all sugary drinks at 50% as economic growth stutters and the government looks for ways to boost its revenue