Energy company leaves debris in Michigan, delays report

A Canadian-based energy transportation company's preparation of a proposed tunnel that would house a petroleum pipeline caused a borehole to collapse in Michigan, which left debris in the waterway

Watchdog faults rushed EPA rulemaking on glider…

A federal watchdog says the Trump administration moved to exempt a type of super-polluting cargo truck from clean air rules without conducting a federally mandated study on how it would impact public health

DHS retreats on possible facial screening of US…

The Homeland Security Department says it has no plans to force U

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Wedding planning sites change policies on slave…

Four major companies used for wedding planning are revising content that promotes former slave plantations as venues

Officials investigating aggregate spill in Detroit River

Michigan officials are investigating a spill of an unknown volume of construction aggregate material into the Detroit River from an industrial site with a history of environmental contamination

Correction: Climate Talks-Goodbye US? story

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Tennessee high court rules against paper in defamation case

The Tennessee Supreme Court has ruled that a newspaper cannot use the state's fair report privilege law as a shield against a defamation lawsuit for a story based on a one-on-one interview

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Stocks closed slightly higher on Wall Street Thursday as investors looked ahead to a key government report on jobs and kept an eye on developments in the trade dispute between the U

Boeing tries to reassure airline industry leaders…

Boeing is pushing forward with a campaign to convince industry officials that the 737 Max will be safe

Kroger, Sage take losses while Five Below, Acadia advance

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily: Kroger and Sage take losses while Five Below and Acadia advance

CEO: Virgin Galactic marks 'incredible' year of…

The CEO of Virgin Galactic says the space tourism venture is on the verge of making more history in 2020 following an “incredible” year of progress

Firefighters battle hot spots at Georgia peanut warehouse

The CEO for a Georgia cooperative that produces peanut oil says a fire at the cooperative's Coffee County plant was contained to one warehouse and operations at the plant are being restarted

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Amazon blaming Trump over Pentagon contract loss…

Amazon is arguing in a court case that President Donald Trump's bias against the company harmed its chances at winning a $10 billion Pentagon contract

Judge: Turkish bank can't deny knowledge of criminal charges

A judge cited “extraordinary” meetings including top U

Long awaited indoor ski slope debuts at New…

An indoor ski slope that has been the most visible feature of the long-delayed American Dream megamall in New Jersey has finally opened

Nissan gives workers 2 unpaid days off as US sales slump

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US report: Prescription drug prices down slightly…

A government report says prices for prescription drugs edged down 1% last year, driven by declines for generics and slow growth for brand-name medications

California to protect insurance policies in…

California has ordered insurance companies to stop dropping customers who live in areas affected by recent wildfires

Judge upholds arbitration in Las Vegas newspaper…

A Nevada judge has upheld an arbitrator’s finding in a legal battle over one of the few remaining U

Saudi Aramco plans $25.6B share sale in biggest…

Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil company Aramco is laying the groundwork for the biggest ever initial public offering of stock

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Tufts University severs ties with family behind…

Members of the family that own OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma say they will push to reverse Tufts University's decision to strip their name from campus facilities and programs

Officials: Chemical in Texas blasts posed no…

Officials have lifted a voluntary evacuation order for residents in the Texas Gulf Coast city of Port Neches, saying levels of the chemical butadiene have dropped to safe levels

Young and old march in unity, fear at French…

Anger, solidarity, tear gas and frozen noses _ that sums up the atmosphere inside Thursday’s mass Paris protest by demonstrators young and old against the government's retirement reform