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Facebook Sues Chinese Company Over Alleged…

The lawsuit alleges hackers deceived Facebook users into installing malware that let the hackers access accounts and purchase ads.

French strikes going strong on Day 4; government…

France's prime minister is holding special meetings amid fears that nationwide strikes will get worse in the coming days

New Amazon lease for NY space renews debate over…

Amazon says it has signed a lease for a new office space in Manhattan to house more than 1,500 employees

Huawei Moving U.S. Research Center To Canada

​Huawei's founder and CEO said the move was necessary due to the Trump administration's sanctions on the company.

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Protests subside, but economic aftershocks rattle…

The flaming barricades are mostly gone from Haiti’s streets and protesters have largely dissipated

Q&A: Does a manufacturing slump threaten the US…

Defying fears and predictions, the U

Trump Suggests China Trade Deal Can Wait Until…

Stocks tumbled after President Trump indicated he's in no hurry to make a trade deal with China because "we're doing very well with China right now."

Reddit bans accounts, suspects possible UK vote…

The prospect of Russian interference in Britain's election has become an issue again after the social media platform Reddit concluded that leaked government documents on Brexit trade was linked to Russian operators

Protests erupt as Russia seeks closer ties with…

The leaders of Russia and Belarus have discussed how to further deepen ties between the two allies — a meeting that triggered a protest in the Belarusian capital of Minsk

Amazon Pulls Controversial Auschwitz Christmas…

The products caused an uproar online after the Auschwitz Memorial tweeted about them Sunday.

Nobel laureate: Face up to climate change, no…

An astronomer who shares this year's Nobel Physics Prize for discovering a planet outside the Earth's solar system is taking issue with people who shrug off climate change on the grounds that humans will eventually leave for distant planets

PG&E says it has reached $13.5 billion wildfire…

Pacific Gas and Electric says it has reached a $13.5 billion settlement that will resolve all major claims related to devastating wildfires blamed on its outdated equipment and negligence

How Farmers Are Dealing With Tariffs: One…

Farmers across the country continue to feel the impacts of tariffs. Here's the story of a soybean farmer, who says they can't cope much longer.

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Venice tide barriers pass another test but…

The underwater barriers meant to protect the Italian city of Venice from damaging high tides are a decade behind schedule and billions over budget

Netflix executive touts 'golden era' of streaming…

An executive with Netflix says the streaming giant has boosted its original content exponentially over the last several years and that will mean more action for its production hub in New Mexico

United Auto Workers Union Reaches Tentative Deal…

Negotiators reportedly secured an additional $4.5 billion of investments to add nearly 8,000 jobs over a 4-year period.

Mexico announces its biggest oil discovery in three decades

Mexico says it has made the biggest oil discovery in the country since 1987 at the Quesqui field in the Gulf coast state of Tabasco

FAA seeks to fine Boeing $3.9 million for faulty…

Boeing faces a possible fine of nearly $4 million after safety regulators say the company installed faulty parts on the wings of some Boeing 737 jets

LVMH Reaches Deal To Acquire Tiffany & Co. For…

LVMH said "the acquisition of Tiffany will strengthen LVMH’s position in jewelry and further increase its presence in the United States."

Correction: Uber-Sexual Assaults-Reaction story

In a story December 6, 2019, about Uber's safety report, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the company found that 99

Trade War Tariffs Won't Ruin The Holidays For…

The U.S.-China trade war is squeezing the global economy, but U.S. retailers are still expecting strong sales this holiday season.

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'Mexico, US, Canada trade talks continue in Washington

Mexico’s top trade negotiator has wrapped up an 11-hour meeting with his U

Bipartisan Medicare drug bill gets makeover to lower copays

A bipartisan Senate bill to curb prescription drug costs for Medicare enrollees is getting a makeover that would lower copays and make it easier for seniors to budget

Audi To Cut Thousands Of German Workers

The job cuts are in an effort to shift its focus to electric vehicles.