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Boeing 777X Successfully Completes First Test…

It finally took off Saturday after being rescheduled twice due to wind levels.

The Latest: No evidence new virus from China…

U.S. health officials say they have no evidence that the new virus from China is spreading in the United States and they believe the risk to Americans remains low

GM to invest $2.2B in Detroit to build electric…

General Motors is spending $2.2 billion to refurbish an underused Detroit factory so it can build electric and self-driving vehicles, eventually employing 2,200 people

Toyota Is Recalling 3.4 Million Vehicles Worldwide

Around 2.9 million vehicles are affected in the U.S.

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Ex-broker charged with fraud blames sloppy paperwork

A former financial planner who was ordered to pay millions of dollars in damages to customers he allegedly tricked into high-risk investments is testifying at his criminal fraud trial in Pennsylvania

German exports to Britain down amid Brexit uncertainty

A German trade body says the country's exports to Britain dropped by about 4% during the first 11 months of last year amid concerns about the U.K.'s future relationship with the European Union

Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey…

A U.S. prosecutor overseeing the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking investigation says Prince Andrew has been uncooperative in the inquiry

Kosovo PM hails as ‘positive signs’ recent deals…

Kosovo’s outgoing prime minister says two recently-achieved agreements with Serbia that will restore air and railway traffic between the Balkan rivals are “positive signs

Delta Air Lines worker fatally shot in employee parking lot

Police say a Delta Air Lines employee was shot in a company parking lot and later died on the way to a hospital

'I did it': Portugal hacker says he exposed…

A Portuguese hacker is claiming responsibility for leaking confidential documents implicating the billionaire daughter of a former prominent African leader in alleged murky business deals

Liz Weston: Retirees' top money regrets

About 1 in 3 Social Security recipients apply for benefits at 62, the earliest eligible age

Northeast governors slow to embrace regional…

A growing number of governors in the Northeast are raising doubts about a regional pact that would tackle transportation emissions

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China virus outbreak rams global tourism, costing…

The travel sector around the globe is taking a heavy hit as tens of millions of Chinese are ordered to stay put and others avoid travel as a new virus spreads

Irish leader says EU to have stronger hand in UK…

Ireland’s prime minister has warned Britain that Brexit is far from finished

Britain's EU Journey: When Brexit won the battle…

Britain officially leaves the European Union on Friday after a debilitating political period that has bitterly divided the nation since the 2016 Brexit referendum

Watchdog: China is 2nd largest arms producer behind the US

A Swedish arms watchdog says China is the second-largest arms producer in the world behind the United States but ahead of Russia

Countries evaluate evacuation of citizens in…

Countries with citizens in the central Chinese city that's the epicenter of a viral outbreak are planning evacuations as the number of illnesses grow and China takes drastic measures to try to stop the spread of the virus

India plans sale of debt-laden national carrier…

The Indian government plans to sell its entire 100% stake in the national carrier Air India to shore up falling revenues and privatize the airline

World stocks skid as virus fears spook markets…

Stock markets are down heavily as China announced sharp increases in the number of people affected by an outbreak of a potentially deadly virus

Workers criticize Amazon on climate despite risk…

Hundreds of employees are openly criticizing Amazon's record on climate change despite what they say is a company policy that puts their jobs at risk for speaking out

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Mongolia closes border, China extends holiday to…

China has expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by postponing the end of this week's Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at home and avoid spreading infection as the death toll rose to 81

Gas prices fall 4 cents a gallon to $2.60 in past 2 weeks

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has declined 4 cents a gallon to $2.60 over the past two weeks

UK introduces new fast-track visa to attract…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has introduced a new fast-track visa to attract more of the world’s best scientists to the U.K. in hopes of creating a global science “superpower