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'Aladdin' soars, but 'Booksmart' barely passes at box office

'Aladdin' soars, but 'Booksmart' fails to make the grade at the Memorial Day weekend box office

Greek prime minister calls for early election…

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has called for an early national election following the defeat of his party at the European Parliament elections

Teva settles with Oklahoma for $85 million in opioid case

One of the drugmakers named in Oklahoma's lawsuit over the opioid crisis has agreed to a settlement in which it will pay the state $85 million

Before you scoot off: know your risk

What to know about your liability before you ride an electric scooter

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New candidates vie to succeed UK's May with focus…

The race to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May has not officially begun but the field of contenders is quickly growing

Source: Fiat Chrysler, Renault in talks about alliance

Source: Fiat Chrysler, Renault are in discussions about a possible alliance

Arkansas newspaper gambles on free iPads as the…

The publisher of the largest newspaper in Arkansas has said by the end of the year, the publication will no longer print daily editions and will instead distribute iPads for subscribers to access a daily digital replica

Trump opens state visit, needles Japan over trade…

President Donald Trump has opened a state visit to Japan by needling the country over its trade imbalance with the U.S., teasing "Maybe that's why you like me so much."

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and a tale of 2 sheets of…

AP FACT CHECK: President Donald Trump's selective accounting on the Russia probe and an odd slam on Biden

Judge: Anheuser-Busch must pull some ads about…

A Wisconsin judge has ordered Anheuser-Busch to stop suggesting in advertising that MillerCoors' light beers contain corn syrup

Real estate title firm's lapse exposes data in 885M files

First American Financial's privacy lapse exposes bank account numbers, other personal info contained in 885 million real estate title files

Young homebuyers scramble as prices rise faster…

For millennials looking to buy their first home, the hunt feels like a race against the clock

Report: FTC's political wrangling delays Facebook…

Report: Facebook's efforts to settle privacy case with Federal Trade Commission being held up by political rift

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Japan trade a problem for Trump, but not as bad…

Japan trade a problem for Trump, but not as bad as the tariffs war with China

Marijuana businesses urge judge to review Nevada…

An attorney for Nevada argues a judge shouldn't tip the scales as dozens of businesses that lost bids to open marijuana dispensaries push to freeze new licenses in Nevada's booming cannabis market

United Airlines extends cancellation of Boeing…

United Airlines is extending the cancellation of flights using the Boeing 737 Max by another month, into early August

The Latest: PM May resigns, won't lead Britain…

Theresa May has ended her failed three-year quest to lead Britain out of the European Union, announcing that she will step down as Conservative Party leader June 7 and triggering a contest to choose a new prime minister who will try to complete Brexit

Michigan Legislature approves bill to cut high…

Michigan's Legislature passes a landmark bill that would cut the country's highest auto insurance premiums by letting drivers forego a one-of-a-kind requirement to buy unlimited medical coverage for crash injuries

GOP conservative temporarily blocks $19B disaster…

A House GOP conservative has blocked a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill, complaining it leaves out money needed to address the migrant crisis at the border

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks closed higher on Wall Street Friday after modest gains erased some of the market's steep losses from a day earlier

US stocks rebound, but S&P 500 ends with 3rd…

Stocks on Wall Street notched modest gains Friday, erasing some of the market's steep losses from a day earlier