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Republican foes of health care bill win praise in…

Defying President Trump on the GOP's promise to repeal and replace Obamacare sounds like political suicide, especially in the congressional districts Trump won handily

Environmental groups challenge Keystone XL…

A coalition of environmental groups is challenging the federal permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline in court because they say additional environmental scrutiny is needed

Supersonic Jet From New York to London in 3 Hours…

Jet startup Boom just raised enough money to build a demo version of its supersonic jet which can fly from New York to London in three hours. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Reality Check: Energy Jobs Aren't In Coal Anymore

The Trump administration is focused on coal jobs, but the numbers show an energy industry with different priorities.

'The Codfather' pleads guilty to evading fishing quotas

A U.S. fishing magnate known as "The Codfather" has pleaded guilty to federal charges of evading fishing quotas and smuggling money to Portugal

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AP Explains: Could Pell Grants work year-round?

AP Explains: Could Pell Grants work year-round?

North Carolina hopes 'bathroom bill' deal saves…

Basketball-mad North Carolina is hoping that its move to roll back its "bathroom bill" will help it avoid another costly hit as the NCAA selects four years of championship sites for a variety of sports

The 'Failing' NYT Fact-Checked The President On…

The New York Times fired back at President Trump after he claimed the paper apologized to its subscribers for its election coverage.

US economy grew at steady 2.1 percent rate in Q4

The U.S. economy grew at a slightly faster rate in the fourth quarter than earlier estimates, as consumers powered economic momentum heading into 2017

US stock indexes move higher in afternoon trading…

Banks and other financial companies are leading U.S. stock indexes modestly higher in afternoon trading as investors weigh the latest batch of company earnings, deal news and economic data

Ford Is About To Invest A Lot Of Money In Michigan

President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that Ford would make a "big announcement."

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Shutdown? GOP says no as it tries to save Trump priorities

President Donald Trump and Republican leaders are trying to salvage priorities like his wall along the Mexico border and immediate increases in defense spending without stumbling into a politically toxic government shutdown in another month

Something completely different at McDonald's…

McDonald's has served billions and for decades, and everyone knew what they were getting: a quick burger that had been pulled from a freezer, with some ketchup and pickles

Chilean president chides protectionism…

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet criticized isolationist foreign policies and protectionism in trade Thursday, saying during a state visit to Portugal that multilateralism is crucial to address global challenges

Back to burgers: Carl's Jr. ditches bikini-clad…

Carl's Jr. and Hardee's are ditching the bikinis and getting back to the burgers

World stocks mixed; Asia drops on Chinese…

World stocks were mixed Thursday, with Asian indexes falling as Chinese authorities tightened liquidity in the financial system of the world's second largest economy

Migrant fruit pickers win European court case…

Group of strawberry pickers from Bangladesh wins case against Greece at Europe's highest human rights court, after being shot at by employers for demanding unpaid wages

For Ivanka Trump, rising profile comes with…

After weeks of resisting a formal role in her father's White House, Ivanka Trump says she'll become a federal employee, although she won't be paid

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Amid Brexit, Lloyd's of London sets up office in…

Insurance market Lloyd's of London is setting up a subsidiary in Brussels so that it can continue to write insurance in Europe once Britain leaves the European Union