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'The Fate of the Furious' laps new films at box…

"The Fate of the Furious" has sped into first place at the box office again, leaving the new competition in the dust

Global finance leaders dodge conflict with Trump…

Global finance leaders are seeking to avoid conflict with the Trump administration over trade and environmental policy

United Airlines CEO's Promotion Isn't Going As…

United CEO Oscar Munoz agreed not to take his expected promotion as chairman after a passenger was dragged off one of the company's flights.

AP Exclusive: The sad saga of North Korea's ATMs

The airport in the North Korean capital has two ATMs but according to bank officials, because of new Chinese sanctions, they don't work

Montana lawmakers seek to make Native America a…

Montana might be known internationally for such recreational jewels as Glacier and Yellowstone national parks, but Native Americans say the state is losing an opportunity by failing to develop and promote its vast tribal lands as tourist destinations

American tries to learn from United's mistakes in…

Another day, another cell phone video of a passenger conflict on an airplane

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Exxon's Not Getting Russian Drilling Permits From…

President Trump won't grant Exxon Mobil an exemption from President Obama's sanctions against drilling in Russian waters.

Oregon teen sells $1 million in custom socks

Seventeen-year-old Oregon resident Brennan Agranoff spends his days going to school, doing chores and running his custom-design sock business

Icelandic language at risk; robots, computers can…

The revered Icelandic language, seen by many as a source of identity and pride, is being undermined by the widespread use of English both for mass tourism and in the voice-controlled artificial intelligence devices coming into vogue

GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by…

General Motors Co. says it plans to launch 10 electric vehicles in China by 2020 as the government presses the industry to promote alternatives to gasoline

Medical tech firm Becton Dickinson to buy C.R. Bard for $24B

Medical technology firm Becton, Dickinson and Co. says it has reached an agreement to buy competitor C.R. Bard Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal worth $24 billion

Pyongyang drivers scramble as gas stations limit…

Car users in Pyongyang are scrambling to fill up their tanks as gas stations limit services and close their gates amid concerns of a possible shortage

Power fully restored after San Francisco outage

Power has been restored to all of the 90,000 customers who lost it in the Financial District and other areas of San Francisco

US gas prices rise 3 cents over 2 weeks, to $2.46 a gallon

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline jumped 3 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.46

Want to own a town? Tiny Oregon community for…

Want to own a town

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United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as…

United CEO Oscar Munoz won't automatically become chairman in 2018 as was planned

Saudis reinstate public sector perks after 7-month cutback

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a decree reinstating public sector perks after a drop in oil prices forced the kingdom to curb big-ticket spending and implement sensitive austerity measures

Bye-bye, and here's your check: Golden exit for…

Bill O'Reilly is reportedly in line to get up to $25 million following his ouster from Fox News, the latest in a long line of big payouts made to departing celebrities and executives

Global finance officials argue benefits of free…

The world's major economies are united in their belief that free trade delivers healthy economic growth

US Treasury rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill…

The Trump administration has denied a request from Exxon Mobil to waive U.S. sanctions against Russia and allow it to resume oil drilling around the Black Sea

Future of revamped health care bill remains…

President Donald Trump is downplaying the significance of pushing Republican health care legislation through the House next week

The Latest: Passenger says flight attendant nearly hit baby

A passenger on an American Airlines flight says a flight attendant who has since been grounded nearly hit a baby when he jerked a stroller away from a woman holding the child

Trump says he will release tax reform package…

President Donald Trump says businesses and individuals will receive a "massive tax cut" under a tax reform package he plans to unveil next week

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Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of…

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he plans to be respectful and engage with the U.S. with a fact-based approach to solving problems a day after Donald Trump called Canada a "disgrace" for policies that hurt American farmers

Attorneys review applications for 'Las Vegas Raiders' name

A handful of people paid up to $275 for the "Las Vegas Raiders" trademark when news of the team's potential move from Oakland surfaced in January 2016

Trump eyes changes to Obama's tax and Wall Street…

The Trump administration is embarking on new efforts to study and possibly dismantle some of President Obama's tax and financial regulations