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Florida city mum on ransom demands by cyberattackers

A Florida city is confirming that hackers seeking to extort money were responsible for crippling its computer systems earlier this week

Justices to take up dispute over subpoenas for…

The Supreme Court says it will hear President Donald Trump's pleas to keep his tax, bank and financial records private

Swarovski crystals, $900 cabernet and a Buttigieg…

Pete Buttigieg's liberal opponents for the Democratic presidential nomination are accusing him of being beholden to big-money donors, but Buttigieg is undeterred

Oracle and Tapestry slip while Adobe and Sarepta advance

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday

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Democrats threaten to boycott next debate over…

All the Democratic presidential candidates slated to participate in next week's debate are threatening to skip the event if an ongoing labor dispute forces them to cross picket lines on the campus hosting it

Wells Fargo to get millions for U. of Iowa utility deal

One of the world's largest banks will reap a windfall from the University of Iowa's multi-billion-dollar plan to outsource its utility operations before students or faculty see any benefit from the deal

In surprise decision, US approves muscular…

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a second drug to treat muscular dystrophy, the debilitating disease that causes loss of movement and early death

AP FACT CHECK: Bloomberg says he's killing coal…

Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg is taking a huge amount of credit for the decline of the coal industry

General Motors to invest $1.5 billion in Missouri…

General Motors says it is investing $1.5 billion in truck production at a suburban St. Louis plant

Unions striking for Alitalia fix ground hundreds…

Hundreds of international and domestic flights in Italy have been cancelled as air transport workers held a nationwide strike to protest feared firings and salary cuts at troubled national carrier Alitalia

Historic Detroit power plant demolished to aid…

A Detroit power plant that was more than 100 years old has been demolished to accommodate a Jeep factory

Bloomberg plan to reduce carbon emissions by 50…

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has released a plan to eliminate all coal power plants and slow the expansion of the natural gas sector

Markets have muted reaction to long-awaited China…

Stocks closed with tiny gains on Wall Street as investors weigh the news that the US and China have reached an initial deal in their long-running trade war

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Chinese-led consortium to build Cyprus' gas import terminal

Cyprus has signed a deal with a Chinese-led consortium to build the east Mediterranean island nation's first natural gas import terminal that officials said will help the country generate cleaner and cheaper energy

Norway's Telenor drops Huawei for Ericsson in 5G…

Norway's biggest wireless carrier, Telenor, has chosen Sweden's Ericsson to supply part of its new 5G network

Key takeaways from Boris Johnson's sweeping…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has led his Conservative Party to a landslide victory in the general election that was dominated by Brexit

Climate talks head into overtime with key issues…

Officials from almost 200 countries hunkered down for another night of talks as a global climate meeting in Madrid went into overtime without agreement on key issues

EU relief as UK polls signal Brexit may soon be…

EU leaders are satisfied that at least the British election result is clear

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Pound and stocks jump on UK election, talk of…

The British pound and stock markets have  surged after the U.K.'s Conservative Party claimed a big win in the country's election

Tramadol is an odd, unpredictable opioid…

Scientists describe tramadol as a messy and unpredictable man-made opioid