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Boeing Takes A Financial Hit To Pay Customers For…

Boeing announced a $4.6 billion after-tax charge to compensate for disruptions from canceled flights and delivery of the aircraft.

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend Cairo flights

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo for unspecified reasons related to security and safety

Gulf tanker incidents may raise shippers' costs, cut traffic

Seizure of oil tanker near Iran could raise insurance rates for shipping companies and eventually reduce tanker traffic, according to energy and security experts

Artists withdraw from NYC museum show over tear…

Seven artists have asked New York's Whitney Museum to remove their work from its biennial showcase of American art over a museum board member's ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas.

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Official: Tech execs gathering at White House

A Trump administration official says tech company executives are due to meet at the White House on Monday with Larry Kudlow, the president's chief economic advisor

Turkey steps up drilling activities around Cyprus

Turkey's vice president says his country is stepping up a search for hydrocarbons off ethnically split Cyprus with the dispatching of a survey vessel to join two drill ships and another research craft operating in waters around the island.

The Latest: UK rejects Iran's 'tit for tat' view…

The U.K.'s foreign secretary says the seizing of a British-flagged tanker by Iran's Revolutionary Guard "raises very serious questions about the security of British shipping and indeed international shipping" in the Strait of Hormuz

Iran says its seizure of British ship a…

Iran's seizure of a British oil tanker was a response to Britain's role in impounding an Iranian supertanker first, senior officials said Saturday

What consumers can do as regulators weigh…

While federal regulators weigh the risks of a widely used nonstick and stain-resistant compound, experts say consumers can take steps to limit their exposure.

Technology, temporary help keeps farmers on job longer

Assistive technology, help from seasonal hires and family members, and a general improvement in the health of U.S. seniors in recent decades have helped them remain productive well into their 60s, 70s and beyond

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and Dems on an incendiary…

AP FACT CHECK: Rhetoric from Trump and campaigning Democrats on an incendiary week of vilification

Federal judge upholds a Trump alternative to 'Obamacare'

Federal judge upholds short-term health insurance, a Trump alternative to 'Obamacare'

Panel orders federal judge to reconsider Trump…

An appeals court wants a judge to reconsider letting Justice Department lawyers immediately appeal a case accusing President Donald Trump of profiting off the presidency

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UK lawmakers warn of lost residency rights in…

British lawmakers have sought an guarantee from the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator that U.K. citizens living in the 27 other EU countries won't have their lives disrupted if Britain leaves the bloc without a deal

Judge to give Motel 6 settlement preliminary nod…

A federal judge has told Motel 6 and civil rights attorneys he plans to give his preliminary nod to a settlement in the case involving guests who complained the national chain violated their privacy by giving their information to immigration authorities

2 Utah polygamous group members plead guilty in…

Two executives of a Salt Lake City biodiesel company linked to a polygamous group have pleaded guilty to charges filed in a $511 million tax credit scheme

Penney: We haven't hired advisers for in-court…

J.C. Penney says it hasn't hired any advisers for an in-court restructuring or bankruptcy

Appeals court upholds Trump move to drop mine…

A US appeals court panel has sided with the Trump administration, ruling that state and federal programs already in place ensure that mining companies take financial responsibility for future pollution cleanups

AP FACT CHECK: Trump challenges Fed with dubious…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's push for the Fed to slash rates is out of step with economic theory

Plastic or paper? Trump campaign weighs in on…

The president and his reelection campaign are mocking efforts to replace plastic straws with paper ones and turning that disdain into a fundraising gimmick

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

U.S. stocks pulled further back from their records on Friday to cap the weakest week for the S&P 500 since May

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Reined-in rate-cut expectations, Iran tensions…

U.S. stock indexes sloshed between small gains and losses Friday after Microsoft, American Express and other big companies offered up a mixed set of earnings reports

Microsoft and Gannett rise while American Express falls

Microsoft and Gannett rise while American Express falls

Court deals major blow to hydropower transmission…

The New Hampshire Supreme Court dealt a possibly fatal blow Friday to plans for a hydropower transmission line that has raised concerns among communities and environmentalists that it would harm tourism and property values