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Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant Officially…

The plant's owner announced it would close after trying and failing to receive subsidies from Pennsylvania's government.

The Latest: Gambia holds emergency meeting on…

Gambian Tourism Minister Hamat Bah has told The Associated Press the country's government has convened an emergency meeting to deal with the collapse of travel company Thomas Cook

Global postal union meets amid Trump threat to…

The effects of President Donald Trump's standoff with China could soon be coming to a post office near you, and higher shipping rates for some packages are the likely outcome

Caesars selling Rio All-Suite Hotel for $516.3 million

Caesars Entertainment selling Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino to an affiliate of Imperial for $516.3 million

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Controlled California outages loom as PG&E…

Pacific Gas & Electric may shut off power in 9 California counties due to fire threats as it formalizes a settlements tied to deadly Northern California wildfires in 2017 and 2018

Markets Right Now: Stocks turn higher, led by tech shares

Stocks are slightly higher at midday Monday, led by technology companies and makers of household products.

Vacations upended, jobs lost as UK's Thomas Cook…

The 178-year-old British tour operator Thomas Cook has collapsed, stranding hundreds of thousands of tourists around the world

Honest Co.'s CFO shares lessons learned and his vision ahead

Honest Company CFO Muhammad Shahzad shares lesson learned and a vision for growth

GM strike enters 2nd week with no clear end in…

The strike against General Motors by 49,000 United Auto Workers entered its second week Monday with progress reported in negotiations but no clear end in sight

Perfect storm of change, debt and Brexit sank…

British tour operator Thomas Cook fell victim to multiple setbacks

The story behind Biden's son, Ukraine and Trump's…

The story behind the work Joe Biden's son did in Ukraine and President Donald Trump's calls for an investigation

Liz Weston: Is premium economy airfare worth the money?

Spending more than double the economy fare generally gets you a wider seat, a bit more legroom and assorted other perks, but the details vary widely by airline

In UN building, Trump sees a real estate deal…

In UN building, Trump sees a real estate deal that got away

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Dutch reinforce major dike as seas rise, climate changes

With climate change bringing bigger storms and rising water levels, one of the low-lying Netherlands' key defenses against the sea is getting a major makeover

Reports: Some WeWork directors seek to remove CEO

Some members of the WeWork board plan to push WeWork CEO Adam Neumann to give up his position, according to media reports

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's twisted reality on guns, environment

AP FACT CHECK: Trump is twisting reality on gun control and the environment, blaming Democrats for a delay in gun legislation that he's causing and dismissing the stalled US progress in air quality

United Auto Workers strike against GM may be…

A strike against General Motors by 49,000 auto workers appeared to be headed for its eighth day

EU's Juncker: Irish border controls needed in…

Jean-Claude Juncker, chief of the European Union's executive arm, says border controls will be placed on the Irish border if Britain leaves the bloc without a deal

Barron Hilton, hotel magnate and AFL founder…

Barron Hilton, a hotel magnate who expanded his father's chain and became a founding owner in the American Football League, has died

UK government urged to help save Thomas Cook…

The British government is being urged to step in and prevent Thomas Cook, one of the world's oldest and largest travel companies, from going bust

GM electric car push could mean fewer and lower…

General Motors' transition from gas-powered vehicles to an all-electric future is becoming an issue in contract talks aimed at ending a six-day-old strike by union workers that has paralyzed the company's factories

Antonio Brown cut by Patriots amid sexual…

The New England Patriots have released receiver Antonio Brown after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct

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Facebook suspends thousands of apps but user…

Facebook says it has suspended "tens of thousands" of apps made by about 400 developers as part of its investigation following the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Gulf Coast seafood biz slammed by freshwater from…

Freshwater flooding has killed oysters in three states and cost Mississippi half of its blue crabs

Trump says he doesn't need China trade deal…

President Donald Trump says he doesn't feel he needs to secure an agreement before next year's election