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United Auto Workers Members Ratify New 4-Year…

Ford employees didn't strike like General Motors employees, but they still won a contract similar to the one UAW-GM workers did.

South Dakota’s governor defends ‘Meth. We’re on it’ campaign

South Dakota’s new anti-meth campaign featuring people of different ages and races saying “Meth, I’m on it,” is prompting online guffaws

New, old drugs may offer fresh ways to fight…

Doctors are reporting that novel drugs may offer fresh ways to reduce heart risks beyond the usual medicines to lower cholesterol and blood pressure

Man United debt climbs 55% as club spends to halt decline

Manchester United’s attempt to strengthen its underperforming squad has proved costly with debt rising more than 55% in a year to 384.5 million pounds ($498 million)

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Auto union now turns focus to Fiat Chrysler…

The United Auto Workers union began to focus bargaining on Fiat Chrysler Monday with the possibility of another strike against a Detroit automaker

Kansas distillery pleads guilty to Clean Air Act violation

A distillery could be fined up to $1 million for a chlorine cloud that lingered over a northeast Kansas city in 2016

Warren’s ‘Medicare for All’ plan rei…

Elizabeth Warren wants to move the country to a government-funded health care system in stages over three years rather than immediately push for a full “Medicare for All”

‘Wall of water’: Lawsuits detail deadly Navy…

A new lawsuit details a desperate scramble for safety as water rushed in when a container ship collided with a U.S. Navy destroyer off Japan’s coast two years ago, killing seven sailors

Chief justice orders delay in House fight for…

Chief Justice John Roberts is ordering an indefinite delay in the House of Representatives’ demand for President Donald Trump’s financial records

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

The U.S. stock market inched higher Monday, the latest nudge in its record-setting, six-week run, as markets wait for the next development in trade talks between the United States and China

Liz Weston: 5 financial tasks you should tackle by year-end

The end of the year is a good time to mark some items off your financial checklist, like these: reviewing beneficiary designations, updating contact information and visiting your safe deposit box

Trump backing off banning vaping flavors popular…

President Donald Trump is backing away from a ban on most flavored e-cigarettes popular with teens

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California sues e-cigarette maker Juul over ads…

California is suing e-cigarette maker Juul, alleging its past marketing appealed to teens

US asks federal judge to toss out Nevada…

The federal government wants a judge to reject Nevada’s request for a court order to remove weapons-grade plutonium from a site north of Las Vegas

Don’t overlook splashy coffee table books as holiday gifts

Those big splashy books intended to sit on coffee tables as both decor and entertainment still make great gifts for the right recipients

Land affected by Keystone pipeline leak bigger…

An oil spill from the Keystone pipeline in North Dakota has affected almost 10 times the amount of land as first reported

Companies can get govt loans if revenue falls…

Months after a storm, fire or other disaster has struck, small businesses that have lost revenue because of the devastation may be able to get low-cost government loans

Tests on Boeing ‘Greenliner’ part of effort to…

Abu Dhabi’s flagship carrier, Etihad Airways, says it is launching one of the world’s most fuel-efficient long-haul airplanes

Trump summons Powell to discuss rates amid WH…

Trump and Powell discuss rates and economy amid presidential attacks on Federal Reserve

Asian shares mixed amid caution on US-China trade…

Asian shares mixed amid cloudy outlook in China-US trade talks

The Latest: Daughter ‘heartbroken’ over DNA…

The daughter of a man executed for murder 13 years ago says she is ‘heartbroken’ that a judge dismissed her petition for DNA evidence testing

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Czechs to impose 7% tax on global internet giants

The Czech government has approved a plan to adopt a tax on internet giants like Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple

Kylie Jenner sells stake in beauty empire to…

Kylie Jenner is selling a stake of her beauty brand to Coty, the owner of CoverGirl makeup.

Stocks head lower over mixed signals on trade negotiations

U.S. stocks moved lower in early trading Monday as investors assessed mixed signals from the latest round of trade negotiations between the U.S. and China