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Survey: US companies in China feel 'less welcome'

A survey of U.S. companies in China finds they feel less welcome and some are shifting operations to other countries

Seoul court considers arrest of Samsung de facto…

A South Korean court is considering whether to approve the arrest of Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong, one of the country's wealthiest business leaders, on charges of bribery and other offenses

Kurtz: Can Trump sell 'Insurance for everyone'?

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on why Donald Trump's plan to offer 'insurance for everybody' may create friction among congressional Republicans

Men More Likely to Cry After Bad Performance…

Performance reviews are particularly hard on men, according to a new study from computer software company Adobe. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Facebook Is Taking Its Fight Against Fake News…

The company announced it will roll out tools in Germany that help users spot fake news and verify claims.

Japan hotel chain under fire over denial of Rape of Nanking

A fast-growing Japanese hotel chain is facing criticism over a book penned by the hotel's owner that says the Rape of Nanking was fabricated

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Asian stocks directionless, dollar steadies after…

Most Asian stock indexes are lacking direction following a sharp correction overnight in the dollar that sapped investor momentum

William Hilliard, former Oregonian editor, dies…

William A. Hilliard, who became the first black reporter at The Oregonian newspaper and later its editor in a pioneering 42-year career, has died at age 89

Snickerdoodle Popcorn Is Now A Real Thing

If you have a sweet tooth, you might wanna consider popcorn as your new guilty pleasure. Jordyn Rolling (@jordynrolling) has the sweet scoop!

Exxon Could Make Lots Of Money With The Help Of…

The Center for American Progress lays out all the ways Exxon could benefit from the Trump administration's pro-oil plans.

State finishes review at site of Los Angeles gas blowout

State officials say they completed a safety review of a Los Angeles gas storage facility where a blowout spewed methane for nearly four months

US stock indexes drop, along with bond yields and dollar

Losses for financial and health care stocks pulled U.S. indexes down, putting the Dow Jones industrial average on track for its third straight loss

CBO: Premiums, uninsured up under 2016 GOP health…

A report by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says premiums and the number of uninsured would soar under a 2016 Republican bill scuttling President Barack Obama's health care overhaul

'The Greatest Show On Earth' Is Ending

After more than 140 years, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is calling it quits.

UN report: Asian growth outlook bright despite uncertainty

A United Nations report says Asia's economic outlook for 2017 is strong even as global growth stagnates due to sluggish international trade and investment

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United tops 4Q profit forecasts

United Continental beats 4Q earnings expectations, misses revenue forecasts

US judge OKs plan for Caesars' unit to exit bankruptcy

A federal judge has approved a plan to reorganize a subsidiary of casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp., clearing the way for the operating unit to exit bankruptcy two years after it filed for Chapter 11 protection with $18 billion in debt

Feds: McKesson agrees to pay $150M in pill shipment case

Federal prosecutors say McKesson Corp. has agreed to pay $150 million to settle allegations that the drug wholesaler failed to detect and report pharmacies' suspicious orders of prescription pain pills

Tiffany feels the Trump effect on 5th Avenue

Security barricades, protesters and a perpetual media encampment in and around Trump Tower since the election has left a patina on sales at Tiffany, the posh jeweler who's flagship store is just steps from the president-elect's front door

CSX beats Street 4Q forecasts

CSX beats Street 4Q forecasts

Rolls Royce agrees to pay $808 million on bribery claims

Engine maker Rolls Royce has agreed to pay $808 million in a deferred prosecution agreement to settle bribery and corruption claims A UK High Court judge on Tuesday will examine the deal involving authorities in Britain, the United States and Brazil

Gun industry, suicide prevention forge unlikely…

The leading gun industry lobbying group and an association devoted to preventing suicide have forged an unusual alliance to tackle suicide by firearms

UnitedHealth tops Street 4Q forecasts

UnitedHealth Group beats 4Q profit and revenue expectations

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Wal-Mart to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the US

Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the US as part of $6.8B in capital investments this year

UK premier to signal EU clean break: no 'partial…

Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to make a speech that will signal that Britain will make a clean break from the European Union and not seek to remain "half-in, half-out."