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‘Wall of water’: Lawsuits detail deadly Navy collision

Survivors and descendants of those killed when a container ship collided with a U.S. Navy destroyer off Japan’s coast are suing the ship’s Japanese operator

Land affected by Keystone pipeline leak bigger…

An oil spill from the Keystone pipeline in North Dakota has affected almost 10 times the amount of land as first reported

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

The U.S. stock market inched higher Monday, the latest nudge in its record-setting, six-week run, as markets wait for the next development in trade talks between the United States and China

Companies can get govt loans if revenue falls…

Months after a storm, fire or other disaster has struck, small businesses that have lost revenue because of the devastation may be able to get low-cost government loans

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Tests on Boeing ‘Greenliner’ part of effort to…

Abu Dhabi’s flagship carrier, Etihad Airways, says it is launching one of the world’s most fuel-efficient long-haul airplanes

The Latest: Utility plans more power outages in…

Northern California is bracing for more power outages after Pacific Gas & Electric started notifying customers that it may turn off electricity Wednesday because of strong winds that could spark wildfires

Chief justice orders delay in House fight for…

Chief Justice John Roberts is ordering an indefinite delay in the House of Representatives’ demand for President Donald Trump’s financial records

California sues e-cigarette maker Juul over ads…

California is suing e-cigarette maker Juul, alleging its past marketing appealed to teens

Trump summons Powell to discuss rates amid WH…

Trump and Powell discuss rates and economy amid presidential attacks on Federal Reserve

Don’t overlook splashy coffee table books as holiday gifts

Those big splashy books intended to sit on coffee tables as both decor and entertainment still make great gifts for the right recipients

S&P 500 hangs close to record as stocks churn

U.S. stock indexes hung close to their record levels in afternoon trading on Monday, as markets wait for the next development in trade talks between the United States and China.

The Latest: Daughter ‘heartbroken’ over DNA…

The daughter of a man executed for murder 13 years ago says she is ‘heartbroken’ that a judge dismissed her petition for DNA evidence testing

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Czechs to impose 7% tax on global internet giants

The Czech government has approved a plan to adopt a tax on internet giants like Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple

Kylie Jenner sells stake in beauty empire to…

Kylie Jenner is selling a stake of her beauty brand to Coty, the owner of CoverGirl makeup.

Stocks head lower over mixed signals on trade negotiations

U.S. stocks moved lower in early trading Monday as investors assessed mixed signals from the latest round of trade negotiations between the U.S. and China

Markets Right Now: Stocks end wobbly day slightly higher

Stocks ended a wobbly day with tiny gains on Wall Street, enough to nudge major indexes to more record highs. The market started lower Monday as traders waited for clues about where trade talks between the U.S. and China were headed.

Colorful T-Mobile CEO leaving, even as Sprint…

T-Mobile says its colorful CEO John Legere is stepping down next year, even as the wireless company’s long-running effort to merge with rival Sprint remains unfinished

Vatican’s financial 007 leaves amid fallout from…

The head of the Vatican’s financial watchdog agency is leaving his post after a raid by Vatican police on the agency’s offices jeopardized the Holy See’s international financial obligations and reputation

UK leader Johnson faces questions about ties to…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing new questions about his relationship with an American businesswoman who allegedly received favors and public funds while Johnson was the mayor of London

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The Latest: SunExpress to buy 10 of troubled 737-8 Max jets

The Latest: SunExpress says it will be buying 10 of Boeing 737-8 Max jets, grounded after crashes, worth $1.2 billion.

Stocks subdued after US record highs, eyes on…

Global shares are mixed in cautious trading after Wall Street closed the week with milestones