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Google fined a record 2.4 billion euros in EU…

The European Union has slapped a record 2.42 billion euro fine on internet giant Google for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service

Correction: Britain-London Fire story

Correction: Britain-London Fire story

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

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.

New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe

Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard

Senate leaders scramble to save health bill amid…

Senate leaders are scrambling to rescue their health care bill, in trouble after a budget report said it would leave 22 million more uninsured by 2026

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Draghi: Stimulus could be scaled back if economy…

European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the bank's stimulus efforts need to be "persistent" even as the economy recovers and that any scaling back of support has to come gradually

SeaWorld Is Being Investigated For Its Response…

Two government agencies have subpoenaed SeaWorld officials about how they responded to the fallout from the "Blackfish" documentary.

Scottish leader puts second independence referendum on hold

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon puts second independence referendum on hold

European stocks dented by surge in the euro

Global shares mixed, awaiting cues from central bankers

Trump says US on brink of become net exporter of…

With U.S. exports of oil and natural gas surging, President Donald Trump says the U.S. is on the brink of becoming a net exporter of oil, gas and other resources

House panel weighs privatizing air traffic control

A House panel is taking up legislation Tuesday that would split off management of the nation's skies from the Federal Aviation Administration and give that responsibility to an independent, nonprofit company

Medicaid mission creep threatens GOP's 'Obamacare…

Medicaid mission creep threatens GOP's 'Obamacare' repeal drive; leading Republicans disagree over cuts to health care for the poor.

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Democrats aim to blast Trump for favoring wealthy

Democrats are out to capitalize on what they believe is growing public sentiment that President Donald Trump is turning his back on the people who got him elected in favor of his wealthy peers

New Trump rules on Cuba travel leaves winners and losers

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

Premier Li: China can control financial risks as…

China's top economic official has tried to quell concern about its rising debt levels, saying Beijing can control financial risks and hit this year's growth targets

Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list…

California regulators are taking a pivotal step toward requiring the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a warning label

Treasury chief says UK wants economy 'anchored…

Britain's Treasury chief has told a German audience that his country wants to keep its economy "anchored" in the European mainstream as it leaves the European Union

Dozens of prospective jurors beg off 'Pharma Bro…

Several prospective jurors have been excused from the federal securities fraud trial of an ex-pharmaceutical company executive because they claimed they couldn't be impartial

CNN accepts resignations of 3 involved in…

CNN accepts resignations of three journalists involved in retracted story about Trump associate and a meeting with a Russian financial official

Mexico consumer agency targets airline bag fees, delays

Mexico's consumer agency has announced fines and new rules meant to protect travelers from airlines, especially in the areas of bag fees and delays

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Pharmacy boss blamed for meningitis outbreak gets…

The co-founder of a Massachusetts pharmacy has been sentenced to nine years in prison in a nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people and sickened hundreds more

Engineers use replica to pinpoint California dam…

Utah hydraulic engineers built a replica of a damaged section of the tallest U.S. dam and are using it to guide California authorities on how they should construct a new spillway to withstand rushing waters

Consumer confidence rises in June

U.S. consumers became more confident in June to a reading of 118.9