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The Latest: Macron tells Trump of plan to ease…

A French diplomat says French President Emmanuel Macron outlined details of the French plan to ease tensions with Iran during his working lunch with President Donald Trump at the G-7 summit

The Latest: Trump defends ordering companies to…

President Donald Trump is pushing back against those questioning whether he has the authority to order American companies to cut trade ties with China

Frustrated with event ticketing? New ventures try…

With fans frustrated over everything from sold-out events to large markups of ticket prices on the secondary market, some event organizers are partnering with new companies that offer solutions

The Latest: Koch's twin: He was my best friend…

Billionaire industrialist David Koch's twin brother says he is mourning the man he calls his best friend despite a billion-dollar 1980s business dispute.

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's swerves on economy, guns…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's week marked by a false claim that economists don't believe his trade disputes with China could spur recession, exaggerations on improvements in veterans' health care and misplaced blame on Obama for family separations

'Our bigger enemy': Trump escalates attack on Fed…

President Donald Trump has launched a furious and highly personal attack on the Federal Reserve and chairman Jerome Powell

Is Trump's economic team up for a trade war?

President Donald Trump's economic advisers face questions about whether they are up to the challenges of his trade war against China

US stocks tumble as US-China trade war rattles…

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Friday after the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China rattled investors

Judge orders woman in Capital One case to remain…

A U.S. judge on Friday ordered a woman accused of hacking Capital One and at least 30 other organizations to remain in custody pending trial because she is a flight risk and poses a physical danger to herself and others

As Gannett, GateHouse merge, newspaper cost-cutting persists

As Gannett, GateHouse prepare to merge, cost-cutting and job losses at newspapers goes on

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Top publishers sue Audible over planned captioning feature

Some of the country's top publishers are suing Audible, citing copyright infringement as they ask a federal judge to enjoin the audiobook producer-distributor's planned use of captions for an education-driven program

The Latest: Fed vice chairman made no time for Trump tweet

The Latest: Fed vice chairman says he made no time for Trump tweet

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The Latest: France halts Brazil trade deal over…

France is accusing President Jair Bolsonaro of having lied to French leader Emmanuel Macron and says it now opposes a trade deal with the South American bloc Mercosur because of his environmental back-peddling

Walmart, Tesla pause in legal fight over fiery…

Walmart and Tesla pause in lawsuit over fiery rooftop solar panels

Appeals court insulates Qualcomm from FTC's…

An appeals court is temporarily protecting mobile chip maker Qualcomm from key parts an antitrust ruling against the company

Nebraska court upholds state's approval of…

Nebraska's highest court has rejected another attempt to derail the Keystone XL pipeline that could have forced the developer to reapply for state approval and delayed the $8 billion project yet again

Pilots union announces dates for British Airways strikes

British Airways pilots will go on strike for three days next month in a long-running pay dispute with the airline

The Latest: Some see signal in Powell speech of…

The Latest: Some see signal in Powell speech of future rate cuts

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US new home sales slid 12.8% in July

US new home sales slid 12.8% in July amid higher prices and limited inventory

Hungary investigating local angles of Microsoft bribery case

Hungarian prosecutors say they have launched an investigation into a bribery scheme involving Microsoft's Hungarian office

Danish leader speaks with Trump amid Greenland…

Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen's office says she has had a phone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trump amid a dispute about Greenland