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Commuter train crash injures dozens, none…

A transit spokeswoman says none among the 42 injured in a commuter train crash in suburban Philadelphia was critically hurt

Coal CEO expected Trump help, but administration…

The Trump administration has rejected a coal industry push to issue a rarely used emergency order protecting coal-fired power plants

At $22.6 Million, This Car Has Just Become The…

Move over Jaguar! The Aston Martin DBR1 is now the most expensive British car ever auctioned off!

Mnuchin's wife touts fashion labels, slams critic

Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, blasted as "adorably out of touch" a person who criticized her Instagram post in which Linton depicted her designer-label outfit

Netflix loves to pick hits for each subscriber _…

Much of the attention showered on Netflix focuses on its insatiable appetite for original content

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These Are Most Expensive Travel Days of the Year

The CEO of FareCompare tells us which two days of the year are the worst to fly. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.

Global stocks recover their poise as Jackson Hole…

Global stocks have risen after Wall Street gained as investors look ahead to this week's gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Ford to offer incentives to scrap older cars

Ford is offering car buyers in Britain a 2,000-pound ($2,570) incentive to trade in older vehicles for newer, less polluting models.

Ford, Chinese partner look at possible electric…

Ford Motor Co. and a Chinese partner are looking into forming a possible joint venture to produce electric cars in China

Russian flight attendant sues Aeroflot for…

A Moscow court has postponed a hearing in the case of a flight attendant who is suing Russia's flagship airline Aeroflot

Stocks rise again, put shaky few weeks further…

Stocks around the world pushed higher Tuesday, as markets firmed following a shaky run the last couple of weeks

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What are you going to do with that humanities…

At Twin Cities sports complex, MLS sales trainees…

Record $417M award in lawsuit linking baby powder…

A Los Angeles jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in lawsuit that the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene

LA Times ousts editor-publisher and other top…

The Los Angeles Times' parent company is bringing in a new publisher, editor and other top newsroom managers in a shake-up it says is part of a plan to move one of the nation's flagship newspapers more quickly into the digital age

Feds say brake problems preceded derailment in…

Federal investigators say crews encountered air brake problems before a freight train derailed in Pennsylvania earlier this month, causing hazardous material to ignite and forcing residents from their homes

UK seeks smooth rules to resolve legal disputes…

Britain says rules governing judicial cooperation with the European Union should stay much as they are now after Brexit to prevent international business disputes and divorce battles becoming longer and more complicated

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Google to serve next version of Android as 'Oreo"

An upcoming update to Google's Android software finally has a name: Oreo

McDonald's to close 169 outlets in India in…

McDonald's India has announced it will close nearly 170 McDonald's outlets in northern and eastern India after the American fast food giant decided to terminate a franchise agreement with its Indian partner

Trump won places drowning in despair. Can he save…

In a pro-Trump county gripped by addiction and despair, the president's supporters now have differing degrees of faith that he can help turn things around as promised