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Toys R Us joins bankruptcy list as Amazon exerts…

Toys R Us joins list of retailers in bankruptcy as Amazon exerts influence

Walgreens, Rite Aid trim store purchase deal to…

Walgreens and Rite Aid have finally devised a deal between the nation's largest and third-largest drugstore chains that will get past antitrust regulators

Koala Survives Ten Mile Ride Hidden Behind the…

A koala survives a ten mile ride hidden behind the wheel. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.

Health benefit offers from small businesses keep…

Only half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers as slow, steady cost hikes have made it too expensive for many to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide

One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare…

President Trump and Senate GOP leaders are in a frantic hunt for the last vote or two to pass revived legislation to repeal and replace 'Obamacare.'

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FedEx profit falls 17 percent, hurt by TNT…

FedEx said Tuesday that its first-quarter profit fell 17 percent, hurt by a cyberattack at its TNT Express business earlier in the summer that caused package delivery delays.

Predators target NFL concussion victims, lawyers…

Lawyers for former NFL players eligible for concussion settlement payments say they've found evidence predators are taking advantage of players with significant brain damage

Slight gains in US stocks lift Dow, S&P, Nasdaq…

Wall Street capped a day of mostly listless trading with a slight gain, good enough to lift the major U.S. stock indexes to another set of all-time highs

Senate GOP tentatively agrees to $1.5T plan on tax cuts

Senate Republicans are zeroing in on a tax outline that would add about $1.5 trillion to the government's $20 trillion debt over 10 years

Trump's lawyer to publicly testify in Senate next…

President Donald Trump's lawyer will return to Capitol Hill for a public hearing next month after the Senate intelligence committee abruptly canceled a closed-door staff interview Tuesday morning

The Latest: Corker says tentative agreement on…

Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on how much their tax plan would add to the government's debt.

Norway's massive wealth fund hits $1 trillion in…

Norway's sovereign wealth fund hits milestone $1 trillion in value, beating expectations since creation in 1996

Kohl's to start accepting Amazon returns at some…

Kohl's says it will start accepting Amazon returns at some of its stores in Chicago and Los Angeles beginning next month

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Best Buy sees solid growth ahead in 2021

Review: Glitzy iPhone X aside, the iPhone 8 is…

The iPhone X might make your friends envious, but the iPhone 8 is the model for the masses _ similar to flying coach rather than first class

Moscow unveils monument to Kalashnikov, designer…

The new statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov cradling his signature AK-47 assault rifle unveiled Tuesday in Moscow commemorates one of Russia's most renowned and reviled inventions

Protesters make good on threat to disrupt St…

When a former St. Louis police officer was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black suspect, protesters vowed to show their disdain by disrupting business in downtown St. Louis

Russia seeks extradition from Greece of suspect…

Russia seeks extradition of Russian citizen arrested in Greece and wanted by US in major cybercrime fraud case

Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

Asian shares mixed as Nikkei rises on yen, muted…

Asian shares are mixed as investors await comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve

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AP Exclusive: Evidence of spills at toxic site…

The government has received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest toxic waste sites since Hurricane Harvey

APNewsBreak: California wants millions to fund…

Dozens of water agencies and millions of families and farmers could be on the hook for building two giant tunnels to carry Northern California's water southward under new plans to shore up funding for the $16 billion project