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Zuckerberg defends Facebook’s currency plans before Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg endured hours of prickly questioning from lawmakers Wednesday as he defended the company's new globally ambitious project...

Why US-China trade war risks hurting firms in both countries

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. businesses are imploring President Donald Trump not to expand his tariffs to $300 billion in goods from China that have...

Amazon says drones will be making deliveries in ‘months’

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Amazon said Wednesday that it plans to use self-piloted drones to deliver packages to shoppers' home in the coming months.The...

Congress launches Big Tech antitrust probe

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The federal government may be warming up its antitrust enforcement machine and pointing it at Big Tech.On Monday, the House...

Jeff Sessions Resigns As Attorney General At Trump’s Request

WASHINGTON ― Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigned at President Donald Trump 's request on Wednesday after enduring more than a year of criticism...

Hurricane Florence strengthens fast on path for East Coast

Rapidly intensifying Hurricane Florence could strike a direct and dangerous blow anywhere from the Carolinas to the Mid-Atlantic region later this week. Florence crossed...

Trump’s Steel Tariffs Incite Retaliation From Mexico And Canada

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico hit back fast on U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum on Thursday, targeting products from congressional districts that President...

U.S. Citizens Say They Were Detained By Border Patrol Agent For...

Two U.S. citizens said they were detained last week by a Border Patrol agent in Montana after he overheard them speaking Spanish to each...

The Hourly Income You Need To Afford Rent Around The U.S.

Full-time workers who make minimum wage can't afford a two-bedroom rental home in any state in the U.S. without spending more than the recommended...

Trump Wants To Fire 248 National Weather Service Forecasters

The proposed White House budget would cut hundreds of jobs from the National Weather Service, including forecasters, after one of the worst hurricane seasons...