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Facing defections, Senate GOP leaders delay…

Senate Republican leaders are delaying a vote on their prized health care bill until at least next month

The Latest: Ukraine cites rogue accounting…

A series of tweets issued by Ukraine's cyberpolice unit says the ransomware that has caused global havoc may have first spread through a rogue update to a piece of Ukrainian accounting software called MEDoc

Kurtz: A Supreme surprise on immigration

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the media narrative changing after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of re-instating part of Donald Trump's Executive Order limiting travel from several countries

Google Gets Hit With A Record Fine Over Its…

The European Commission fined Google for promoting its own online comparison shopping service over search results from competitors.

LA City Council oks plans for George Lucas museum

With the speed and force of a Jedi Starfighter, Los Angeles officials have cleared the way for "Star Wars" creator George Lucas to build a $1.5 billion Museum of Narrative Art just down the road from his alma mater, the University of Southern California

Darden CEO: Millennials still enjoy chains like…

Darden CEO: Millennials still enjoy sit-down restaurant chains like Olive Garden

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EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on…

Records show the Trump administration's top environmental official met privately with the chief executive of Dow Chemical shortly before reversing his agency's push to ban a widely-used pesticide after health studies showed it can harm children's brains

Embattled Japanese Airbag Maker Takata Files For…

Takata is seeking bankruptcy protection in the U.S. and Japan and will sell most of its operations to Key Safety Systems.

Yellen: Banking reforms should avert future…

Yellen: Hopefully banking reforms mean next severe banking crisis will not happen 'in our lifetimes'

Major veterans' groups voice concern over Senate…

Major veterans' organizations are voicing concerns about a Senate GOP bill to repeal the nation's health care law

Merck says new type of cholesterol drug worked in…

Merck surprise: Experimental cholesterol drug, discounted by many, reduced heart attacks, deaths and other heart complications in huge patient study

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GOP health bill: Big tax cuts for rich, not much…

A new analysis shows that millionaires would get tax cuts averaging $52,000 a year from the Senate Republicans' health bill

Facebook now deleting 66K posts a week in…

Facebook says it deleted about 600,000 posts in the last two months as the social media giant seeks to crack down on what it considers to be hateful posts

EU hits Google with $2.7B fine for abusing weaker…

European regulators fined Google a record 2.42 billion euros ($2.72 billion) for abusing its dominance of the online search market

Greek garbage collectors reject compromise as…

Greece's municipal garbage collectors on Tuesday rejected a government compromise offer and decided to continue an 11-day protest that has left mounds of festering refuse piled up across Athens amid high temperatures during the key summer tourism season

Judge denies request to restart Shkreli jury…

Jury selection at the securities fraud trial of a former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for price-gouging has hit a rough patch

Technology companies fall sharply, leading US…

Technology stocks led a broad slide in U.S. stocks Tuesday after a day of mostly choppy trading

Egg executives in salmonella case must report to…

A father and son whose Iowa-based egg production company caused a massive 2010 salmonella outbreak have exhausted their appeals and a federal judge has ordered them to begin serving prison sentences

For a week, Fallon retakes the lead from Colbert

NBC's Jimmy Fallon beat CBS' Stephen Colbert in last week's late-night ratings for the first time since Donald Trump became president

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Q&A: Controversy lingers after $1.7B cleanup of…

Dredging crews left the Hudson River two years ago, but criticism of the $1.7 billion cleanup is bubbling up again

New Trump rules on Cuba travel leaves winners and…

The Trump administration's new policy on travel by Americans to Cuba is creating winners and losers

In New Mexico, Trump's monument review stirs…

Desert ranchers and two of the New Mexico's most prominent Republican politicians are hoping the new GOP administration in Washington will dramatically shrink a recently designated national monument in the south of the state