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France's PSA seeks to be 'European car champion…

The chairman of French carmaker PSA Group wants to create a "European car champion" with the purchase of General Motors' European car business

US, Mexico at odds over deportation as top…

Mexico's mounting unease and resentment over President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown are looming over a gathering of U.S. and Mexican leaders that the U.S. had hoped would project a strong future for relations between neighbors

Kurtz: Press penalizes Trump over golf

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on criticism over Trump's golf playing while pointing out how many times previous presidents have played the game while in office

Ivanka Trump Is Getting Sued — A Lot

Ivanka Trump's jewelry and clothing brands are getting sued. She owes over $3 million.

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Kurtz: Trump criticized on timing, not substance

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on President Trump being critizied for not confronting anti-Semitism sooner

Hawaii bill would ban licenses for some foreign…

A proposal in the Hawaii Legislature has the potential to cripple the state's commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found foreign fishermen confined to boats and living in subpar conditions

World shares listless as Fed minutes fail to sway…

World stock markets were drifting in listless trading Thursday as the latest Fed minutes left investors unmoved.

Ivanka Trump visits center for minority-owned…

Ivanka Trump has broadened her research on economic policy with a visit to a Baltimore center for minority-owned small businesses

INFLUENCE GAME: GM bill is self-driving and…

General Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road

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Emails show new EPA chief's cozy ties with fuel…

Dozens of emails reviewed by The Associated Press underscore the cozy ties between the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency and those that profit from burning fossil fuels

Japanese Nissan executive tapped to replace Ghosn…

Carlos Ghosn, who leads Nissan and Renault, has tapped Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, to replace him as chief executive at the Japanese automaker, although Ghosn will stay on as chairman

Nobel-winning economist Kenneth J. Arrow dies at…

Kenneth J. Arrow, the youngest -ever winner of a Nobel prize for economics, has died in California

Tesla swings to loss in 4Q, says Model 3 on target

Unable to string together profitable quarters, electric car and solar cell maker Tesla Inc. is reporting a loss for the last three months of 2016

T.J. Maxx parent steps up expansion, plans new…

The parent company of T.J. Maxx and Marshalls plans to expand even faster and test a new home store that's different from its highly successful HomeGoods chain

HSN looks for new shoppers beyond TV's reach

HSN Inc., long a base for home shopping on TV, wants to refashion itself for shoppers more used to mobile phones

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IMF: No haircut for Greek debt but more reforms…

International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde says she sees no need for a "haircut" of Greek debt but that Athens needs to make "significant progress" on reforms

Health care's future: Turning patients into…

Many Americans who gained health coverage through the Affordable Care Act may soon have to save for medical bills and shop for care more than they have in the past