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Starbucks chairman questions country's 'moral…

Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz says that the events surrounding a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend have put the "moral fiber" of the country in question

Tiffany & Co. Might Be Getting A Big Check From…

A judge ruled Costco owes Tiffany & Co. a lot of money for selling "Tiffany" rings that had no actual connection to Tiffany & Co.

The Latest: Wisconsin Assembly passes $3B Foxconn…

The Wisconsin state Assembly has passed a $3 billion tax break package for Taiwan-based electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group

'Maniacal' focus on China puts Trump aide out of…

Steve Bannon isn't alone in pondering China's emerging superpower status, but his call for an "economic war" on the Asian nation puts him far outside the mainstream

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3 charities cancel Mar-a-Lago events amid Trump backlash

Three charities are canceling fundraisers at Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort as the president faces a backlash from his comments about violence in Charlottesville, Virginia

FAA changes San Francisco landing rules after…

Federal officials are imposing new rules on nighttime landings at San Francisco International Airport after an Air Canada jet nearly struck planes on the ground last month

FDA OKs Pfizer drug for rare, fast-killing type…

FDA approves new medicine for use against a rare, rapidly progressing blood cancer after other treatments have failed

US stocks tumble to worst loss in 3 months in…

US stocks have their second-worst day of 2017 as technology companies fall, and so do banks, industrial companies and retailers

Tech companies banishing extremists after…

Major tech companies are taking a stand against white supremacists in the wake of the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia

LL Bean boosting production of iconic boot

L.L. Bean is kicking it up a notch as demand continues to surge for its iconic boot

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Lithuanian man brought to US to face $100 million fraud case

A Lithuanian man has been extradited to the United States to face charges that he duped U.S.-based Google and Facebook into sending him over $100 million

Average US mortgage rates edge lower; 30-year at…

Average US mortgage rates edge lower this week; 30-year at 3.89 pct.

Lawsuit: Poland Spring Water is committing 'colossal fraud'

A lawsuit claims that bottled water brand Poland Spring Water is deceiving consumers with evergreen labels that say the water contains "100 percent natural spring water" that is "proudly from Maine."

Walmart's online sales soar as it seeks to catch…

Walmart's online sales soar 60 percent as it seeks to fend off Amazon

Peer pressure, applied well, boosts financial…

Peers can hold you accountable and keep you motivated with financial goals

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US factory output down in July on tumbling auto…

US factory production slipped 0.1 percent in July; overall industrial production rose 0.2 percent

Hyundai unveils new fuel cell SUV with longer…

Hyundai Motor says its new hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will travel more than 580 kilometers (360 miles) between fill-ups

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US weekly requests for jobless aid down 12,000 to…

Fewer Americans applied for jobless aid last week, as the number of people seeking benefits remained close to historic lows. The Labor Department says that weekly unemployment applications fell by 12,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 232,000.

European Central Bank still concerned about low…

An account of the European Central Bank's last meeting shows its policymakers were still concerned that inflation was too low