REPORT: PROTESTERS SWARM IRAN'S GRAND BAZAAR IN TEHRAN

A semi-official news agency in Iran is reporting that protesters have swarmed Tehran's Grand Bazaar amid nationwide anger over the...

UBER GOES TO COURT TO REMAIN IN BUSINESS IN LONDON

Uber is beginning its court case to remain on the streets of London, arguing that the ride-hailing app has made significant changes...

 
 
 

NEARLY HALF OF TOP EU BUSINESSES CUT UK INVESTMENT

A survey finds that almost half of European Union business leaders have cut U.K. investment since Britain voted to leave the European...

CONSUMER CONFIDENTIAL: THERE'S LITTLE ECONOMIC JUSTIFICATION FOR TIPPING. BUT WE CAN'T STOP DOING IT

Voters in Washington, D.C., decided this week to do away with the so-called tip credit, a miserable practice that allows employers...

 
 
 

KIDS AND MONEY: IT'S NOT TOO LATE FOR KIDS TO TAKE HOME SOME SUMMER CASH

My most memorable entrepreneurial experience as a kid was washing neighbors' cars on hot summer days. Armed with a power washing wand...

SUSAN TOMPOR: RETIRING WITH DEBT? MORE AMERICANS ARE. HERE ARE SOME STRATEGIES

Rhonda and Lonnie Edwards Jr. had good middle class jobs most of their lives. He worked nearly 35 years in an hourly union job at General...

 
 
 

MOST COMMON REASONS AMERICANS USE EMERGENCY FUNDS

Many financial experts agree that most people should build an emergency fund. You never know what sort of curveballs life will throw...

UK LAWMAKERS SET TO DECIDE ON HEATHROW EXPANSION

British lawmakers are set to vote on whether to expand Europe's biggest airport - the most important transportation decision in a generation,...

 
 
 

BUYER BEWARE: INEXPENSIVE HEALTH PLANS OFTEN NOT WHAT THEY SEEM

The Trump administration approved new insurance rules this week that will make it easier for people to buy skimpy health plans - and...

ASIAN STOCKS FALL, OIL GIVES UP SOME GAINS AFTER CHINA MOVE

Asian stock markets fell Monday and oil prices gave up some of their gains after Chinese regulators freed up extra money for bank lending...

 
 
 

STATE HAS NEW REGULATIONS FOR CREDIT REPORTING AGENCIES

New York regulators are requiring credit reporting agencies to register with the state in the wake of last year's Equifax security...

BEN & JERRY'S UNVEILS CIVIL RIGHTS DISPLAY INSIDE FACTORY

Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's has unveiled a new display at their Vermont factory dedicated to civil rights. MyChamplainValley.com...

 
 
 

NEW HOG NURSERY OPENS IN SOUTH DAKOTA

Before welcoming their first shipment of pigs, Louie and Josh Johnson welcomed visitors to their new hog nursery. In the process, the...

NORTH TEXAN WITH AUTISM USES VIRTUAL LEARNING TO HELP OTHERS

Kyle Barton is a 28-year-old guy on the autism spectrum. But he lives like the diagnosis isn't there. The Dallas Morning News reports...

 
 
 

POLICE: PASSENGER SEXUALLY ASSAULTED UBER DRIVER

Police have charged a man with sexually assaulting an Uber driver in Connecticut. Authorities say they responded to a Westport gas...

IN TEXAS, TRUMP'S STEEL TARIFF STIRS UNCERTAINTY AND CONCERN

Joel Johnson examines the shipping labels on 35-ton coils of American-made steel that will be unspooled, bent and welded into rounded...

 
 
 

LAWMAKERS CONSIDER BONDS, TAXES AND PUBLIC CAMPAIGN FUNDS

Lawmakers are returning to Augusta to deal with bonds, tax code reform and the fate of funds for publicly financed candidates. The...

STORM-RAVAGED AQUARIUM OPENS SPLASHY NEW SHARK EXHIBIT

Cue the "Jaws" music. Sharks are the stars of a splashy new exhibit hall at the New York Aquarium that marks a major step in the beachfront...

 
 
 

MINNESOTA REGULATORS TO DECIDE THIS WEEK ON ENBRIDGE LINE 3

State regulators reconvene this week to decide whether to approve or reject Enbridge Energy's proposal for replacing its Line 3 oil...

PERMITS SOUGHT TO EXPAND CALIF. IMMIGRATION DETENTION CENTER

An Arizona-based construction company has applied for permits for a proposed $6 million expansion of San Diego's Otay Mesa Detention...

 
 
 



What if your World Cup team is tied when group play ends?

What if your World Cup team is tied when group play ends?

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House Republicans Face Another Week Of Fighting Over Immigration

House Republicans Face Another Week Of Fighting Over Immigration

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Murphy's 2-run single lifts Nationals past Phillies 8-6

Murphy's 2-run single lifts Nationals past Phillies 8-6

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Retailers experiment with blue lights to deter drug use

Retailers experiment with blue lights to deter drug use

Retailers are installing blue lights in bathrooms to discourage drug injection by hiding veins. Read more ...

Video appears to show 'Permit Patty' calling police over 8-year-old selling...

Video appears to show 'Permit Patty' calling police over 8-year-old selling water without permit

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Iranian fans attempt to disrupt Portugal's sleep at hotel

Iranian fans attempt to disrupt Portugal's sleep at hotel

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U.S. plans to restrict Chinese investment in U.S. tech companies

U.S. plans to restrict Chinese investment in U.S. tech companies

The U.S. Treasury Department is drafting curbs that would block firms with at least 25 percent Chinese ownership from buying U.S. companies with “industrially significant... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Monday. 1. Uber begins the fight to keep its London licence on Monday. It's a battle that could define the whole... Read more ...

World Cup 2018: Colombia defeats Poland behind Radamel Falcao's first World...

World Cup 2018: Colombia defeats Poland behind Radamel Falcao's first World Cup goal

Colombia's Radamel Falcao scored his first World Cup goal to lead a 3-0 victory that knocked Poland out of the competition. Read more ...

Everything you need to know about the wild 'Westworld' season 2 finale...

Everything you need to know about the wild 'Westworld' season 2 finale revelations

Warning: Major spoilers ahead for the "Westworld" season two finale, "The Passenger." The second season finale of HBO's "Westworld" opened a door to the staging of Dolores and... Read more ...