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Going home: Thunberg stuck on floor of crowded…

Climate activist Greta Thunberg has tweeted a photo of herself sitting on the floor of a German train surrounded by piles of suitcases and backpacks

UK Labour chief Corbyn apologizes for election…

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has apologized  to supporters for the crushing defeat in the British general election

China delays tariffs on US autos, other goods in…

China is postponing punitive tariffs on U.S.-made automobiles and other goods following an interim trade deal with Washington

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White gold: Cyprus' halloumi cheese entangled in…

Halloumi cheese is the leading export of Cyprus

Sackler-owned opioid maker goes global with OD…

Purdue Pharma is buckling under a mountain of litigation in the United States

Banker, New York City savior Felix Rohatyn dies…

A banker who was credited with saving New York City from financial ruin has died at age 91

Nicaragua nationalizes fuel firm 2 days after US sanctions

Nicaragua has nationalized a fuel distribution company two days after Washington hit it with sanctions

Under pressure, Hallmark pulls gay-themed wedding ads

Under pressure from a conservative group, The Hallmark Channel has pulled ads for a wedding planning site that featured two brides kissing at the altar

California utility scrambles to renegotiate…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's opposition to Pacific Gas & Electric's restructuring plan is forcing the nation's largest utility to go back to the negotiating table and come up with a solution quickly

Mexico objects over US bill on ratifying trade…

Mexico is objecting to legislation introduced in the U.S. Congress as part of an eventual ratification of the recently agreed trade deal to replace NAFTA

Louisiana sues California over alligator ban

Louisiana is suing the state of California over a law banning the import and sale of alligator products

China welcomes preliminary deal in trade war it…

China has expressed cautious optimism about an agreement to start dialing down a trade war that it blames the U.S. for starting

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Santa Monica hotel built without permits can…

The California Coastal Commission is allowing a luxury beachfront hotel built without proper permits to remain open under a compromise

Iowa Democrats worry 'Medicare for All' hurts key…

In Iowa, where nearly 17,000 residents work in the health insurance industry, candidates are facing questions about how their health care plans could affect jobs in the state

Wisconsin governor: No tax credits for new Foxconn plant

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers' top aide is warning Foxconn Technology Group that it won't collect any state incentives for its scaled-down factory in Wisconsin if it doesn't renegotiate the deal

State mounts largest crackdown on illegal pot…

California regulators carried out their largest crackdown to date on illegal marijuana shops in Los Angeles, raiding 24 locations and seizing nearly $9 million in illicit products

Large hospital system says it was hit by ransomware attack

New Jersey’s largest hospital system says a ransomware attack that struck last week disrupted its computer network and that it paid a ransom to stop it

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks closed with tiny gains on Wall Street Friday that were enough to nudge the S&P 500 index and Nasdaq to all-time highs for the second straight day

Florida city mum on ransom demands by cyberattackers

A Florida city is confirming that hackers seeking to extort money were responsible for crippling its computer systems earlier this week

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Justices to take up dispute over subpoenas for…

A case involving President Donald Trump's pleas to keep his tax, bank and financial records private is going before the Supreme Court

Swarovski crystals, $900 cabernet and a Buttigieg…

Pete Buttigieg's liberal opponents for the Democratic presidential nomination are accusing him of being beholden to big-money donors, but Buttigieg is undeterred

Oracle and Tapestry slip while Adobe and Sarepta advance

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday