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Sandy Hook lawsuit could force Remington to open…

A lawsuit against America’s oldest gunmaker is being watched closely

Utah school from ‘High School Musical’ may get…

Utah school featured in “High School Musical” movie could get tourism boost from Disney’s new streaming service series based on story

Microsoft hires ex-AG Holder to audit face-scanning firm

Microsoft is hiring former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to review its investment in a facial recognition startup that scans faces at Israeli military checkpoints

Walmart alters disability reassignment policy to settle suit

Walmart has agreed to change its national policy for reassigning disabled workers to settle a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Maine

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Boeing says it has to ‘re-earn’ public’s trust…

Top Boeing executive says company knows it has to re-earn the public’s trust as it works to get grounded 737 Max jets flying after deadly crashes

Scuffles mar anniversary of birth of yellow vest…

Scuffles between Paris police and activists on Saturday marred the first anniversary of the birth of the yellow vest movement against government policies seen as favoring the rich

Email shows Trump’s property not among original…

A newly released email shows President Donald Trump’s golf resort near Miami was not among the original sites to be considered to host an international summit next year

California rules set lower emissions for state vehicle fleet

California is setting new rules for its state vehicle fleet to reduce pollution and reward automakers that are siding with the state against the Trump administration

NRA tax filing: Embattled CEO earned about $2 mil…

The National Rifle Association’s latest tax filings show that its embattled CEO received about $2 million in compensation in 2018

United Auto Workers approve new 4-year contract…

Members of the United Auto Workers union at Ford Motor Co. have voted to approve a new 4-year contract with company

No short-term fix for challenges in California…

California’s struggling legal marijuana market is likely to see a period of turbulence and challenges continue for at least a couple more years

Protests grip major Iran cities over gas prices…

Protesters angered by Iran raising subsidized gasoline prices have blocked traffic in several cities and clashed occasionally with police

Steve Wynn: Nevada regulators can’t pull gambling license

Former Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn is telling Nevada regulators they can’t revoke his gambling license over allegations of workplace sexual harassment because he’s no longer affiliated with the company that carries his name

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Louisiana fishing industry hit with $258M in flooding losses

The governor says the Louisiana fishing industry has been hit with $258 million in losses due to historic flooding this year

AP sources: Jail guards at time of Epstein death…

Federal prosecutors offered a plea deal to two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein on the night of his death, but the officers have declined the offer

Little Rock teachers consider options after…

The head of Little Rock’s teachers union says another strike or other action to protest Arkansas’ takeover of the school district and their loss of collective bargaining rights is possible

Anti-robocall bill likely as House, Senate reach…

It’s likelier that an anti-robocall bill will get sent to President Donald Trump this year

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks closed at all-time highs on Wall Street Friday, capping a week of milestones for the market as the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossed 28,000 for the first time

Fed finds resilient financial system despite high…

Federal Reserve finds financial system remains resilient despite high levels of corporate debt

US approves new drug to manage sickle cell disease

U.S. regulators have approved a new medicine that can help manage extremely painful sickle cell disease flare-ups

Private prison firm preps for 2020 ‘worst case…

The head of a giant private prison company says firm is ready in any “worst case scenario” should a Democratic presidential candidate win the 2020 election and attempt to abolish private involvement in U.S. prisons

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Oklahoma judge reduces J&J order in opioid…

An Oklahoma judge who last summer ordered consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million to help address the state’s opioid crisis is reducing that amount by $107 million in his final order in the case

FDA warns Dollar Tree about flagged Chinese manufacturers

The FDA has again warned Dollar Tree’s parent company about importing drugs and cosmetics that could be tainted due to improper product testing during manufacturing