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Former Pennsylvania U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster joining D.C. lobbying firm

3 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

Former Pennsylvania Congressman Bill Shuster has a new gig, signing on with the D.C.-based lobbying firm Squire Patton Boggs. Shuster, a Republican who retired this year after...
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US automakers to Trump: Don't slap tariffs on imported cars

7 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

America's auto industry is bracing for a potential escalation in President Donald Trump's tariff war with the world, one that could weaken the global auto industry and economy...
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NYT columnist misleads readers on where Nancy Pelosi stands on climate change

NYT columnist misleads readers on where Nancy Pelosi stands on climate change

17 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

Readers turning to the New York Times opinion pages this weekend may have left feeling confused about the urgency of climate change and where Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi...
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While we mourn the death of Karl Lagerfeld, we look forward to a new era in fashion in desperate need of change

23 minutes ago   |   National Post

There's no question Karl Lagerfeld was an incredible talent. The German designer, who died Tuesday at the age of 85, transformed Chanel into an enormous global empire. His...
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Brent dips as demand worries weigh, U.S. oil prices hit 2019 high

35 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Oil prices were mixed on Tuesday as concerns about global crude oil demand and uncertainty over the latest round of U.S.-China trade talks countered investor optimism around...
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Ford's truck exit from South America to cost 2,700 jobs

53 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would exit its heavy commercial truck business in South America in a plant closing that could cost more than 2,700 jobs, part of a global...
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Gold hits 10-month peak on growth worries; dollar slips

53 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Gold prices rose to a 10-month high on Tuesday as concerns over a global economic slowdown spurred a safe-haven bid and were also supported by a weaker U.S. dollar, which fell...
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‘Nothing to do with democracy': Pink Floyd's Roger Waters blasts Richard Branson's Venezuela ‘Live Aid' concert

57 minutes ago   |   National Post

CARACAS - Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters slammed an upcoming “Live Aid”-style concert to raise funds for humanitarian aid for Venezuela, calling the event a U.S.-backed...
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Karl Lagerfeld's Death Hands Chanel Biggest Test Since Coco

2 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

The passing of Karl Lagerfeld presents Chanel with its biggest creative challenge since the death of its iconic founder almost half a century ago. Since 1983, Lagerfeld reigned...
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CREDIT SUISSE: Whether the market surges or tanks, tech stocks are perfectly positioned to profit. Here are the best companies to own

CREDIT SUISSE: Whether the market surges or tanks, tech stocks are perfectly positioned to profit. Here are the best companies to own

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Tech stocks are uniquely positioned to profit from a continued rally in US stocks and defend against a market downturn, according to equity strategists at Credit Suisse. They...
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Here's what Manny Machado can buy with his $300 million

Here's what Manny Machado can buy with his $300 million

Manny Machado is about to be a very rich man - one of the richest players in sports history after agreeing to a 10-year, $300 million deal with the San Diego Padres. The... Read more ...

Judge orders Roger Stone to court due to Instagram photo with apparent gun...

Judge orders Roger Stone to court due to Instagram photo with apparent gun crosshairs

A federal judge has ordered Trump confidant Roger Stone to appear in court to address an Instagram post featuring a photo of the judge with what appears to be the crosshairs of... Read more ...

Razor blades found on shopping buggies at Walmart with customer reporting...

Razor blades found on shopping buggies at Walmart with customer reporting being cut, North Carolina police say

Several razor blades were found on several shopping buggies, police said. Read more ...

Don Newcombe, star pitcher linked to Dodgers' Brooklyn past, dies at 92

Don Newcombe, star pitcher linked to Dodgers' Brooklyn past, dies at 92

Newcomb was the first MLB player to win the Rookie of the Year, MVP and Cy Young awards. Read more ...

Netflix cancels 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

Netflix cancels 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Punisher'

Netflix finally killed off the last of its Marvel shows. Read more ...

Vandals paint ' MeToo' on 'Unconditional Surrender' statue in Sarasota

Vandals paint ' MeToo' on 'Unconditional Surrender' statue in Sarasota

Police are investigating vandalism to the statue in Sarasota that depicts an iconic image of a sailor kissing a nurse at the end of World War II, just two days after the sailor... Read more ...

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has announced a second run for president. Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at age 85, French media report

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at age 85, French media report

The iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is dead, French news site Pure People reported on Tuesday. The German-born couturier and photographer reportedly died in hospital in... Read more ...

House Dems Probing Report Trump Officials Pushed Saudi Nuclear Sales

House Dems Probing Report Trump Officials Pushed Saudi Nuclear Sales

The effort flies in the face of objections from national security and ethics officials. Read more ...

Judge orders Roger Stone to explain crosshairs photo

Judge orders Roger Stone to explain crosshairs photo

Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson was apparently not amused when Roger Stone posted her picture on Instagram with crosshairs next to her head. So on Tuesday, she ordered Stone... Read more ...