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China criticizes US moves on intellectual property, telecoms

China is criticizing recent moves by the U.S. government and Congress over the sale of fake goods and government procurement of Chinese telecoms equipment

Asian shares mixed, reverse early gains echoing…

Asian shares are mixed with some indexes erasing earlier gains that had echoed a rally on Wall Street

Sen. Mitch McConnell honors former Sen. Bob Dole

Senate majority leader pays tribute the patriotism, sacrifice and character of the longest-serving Republican leader in the Senate at the Congressional Gold Medal ceremony in the U.S. Capitol.

Bitcoin Price Dives After Regulators Raise Red…

Bitcoin's price peaked near $20,000 last month — now, it's hovering near $10,000.

Is it news? Ansari story triggers media ethics…

An obscure website's story on Aziz Ansari pushes the boundaries of what makes sexual encounters newsworthy

China says cross-border cash flows hit turning…

Financial regulators in China say cross-border capital flows hit a turning point in 2017 as foreign currency reserve levels stabilized after two years of declines

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France's PSA Group to offer 40 electric vehicles…

The CEO of France-based automaker PSA Group says it will offer 40 fully electric models across its lineup by 2025 and it plans to sell vehicles in the U.S. within 10 years

Rep. Kinzinger on gov't funding, NKorea tensions…

Illinois congressman speaks out on 'The Daily Briefing.'

Nestlé Is Selling Its US Candy Brands To The…

The brands include Butterfinger, Baby Ruth, Crunch and 100 Grand.

Indiana Senate panel votes against expanded cold beer sales

An Indiana Senate committee overwhelmingly voted down legislation that would have allowed grocery stores, pharmacies and gas stations to sell cold beer

Politics weighs heavily on foreign businesses in…

Politics weighing on foreign companies in China as Communist Party expands controls

Apple banks on tax break to build 2nd campus…

Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,000 U.S. workers in an expansion driven in part by a tax cut bring back an estimated $245 billion back to its home country

Will Congress pass a spending bill before the…

Republican plan includes a six-year extension for the CHIP medical program.

CVS Plans To Stop Using Altered Beauty Images By…

On Monday, CVS announced its "commitment to create new standards for post-production alterations of beauty imagery."

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DOE staffer claims retaliation over photos of…

A former photographer at the Energy Department says he lost his job in retaliation for making public photos of a meeting between Secretary Rick Perry and coal baron Bob Murray

White House: Sen. Jeff Flake is looking for…

Press secretary Sarah Sanders says the Republican senator from Arizona is criticizing President Trump because he has terrible poll numbers.

Rupert Murdoch suffered back injury during…

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has told senior managers at 21st Century Fox that he will be working from home for a few weeks after a recent back injury in a sailing accident

Entire operation of federal consumer regulator…

Acting director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau calls for review of entire structure and approach of federal government's consumer watchdog agency

Hilton: Democrats' moral concerns about DACA are…

Are Democrats willing to shut down the government without a deal on Dreamers? Reaction on 'Outnumbered.'

'Fire and Fury' about Trump's White House sells big 2nd week

A company that tracks retail book sales says Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury" sold more than 190,000 hardcover copies last week

Big swings continue as bitcoin briefly dips below…

Bitcoin trades below $10,000 Wednesday before recovering most of its losses, extending a sell-off that erased almost half the digital currency's value in one month

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'Very strong' Democratic sentiment to oppose GOP…

Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer sees "very, very strong" sentiment among Democrats in the chamber to oppose GOP-drafted legislation to keep the government's doors open.

Crowley: GOP doesn't need Democrats' help to fund…

Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus notes that Republicans control the White House, U.S. Senate and House of Representatives and can pass any bill they want, but if they need Democrats' help the bill must reflect the values of the Democratic Caucus.