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AP Exclusive: The sad saga of North Korea's ATMs

The airport in the North Korean capital has two ATMs but according to bank employees, because of new Chinese sanctions, they don't work

Oregon teen sells $1 million in custom socks

Seventeen-year-old Oregon resident Brennan Agranoff spends his days going to school, doing chores and running his custom-design sock business

United Airlines CEO's Promotion Isn't Going As…

United CEO Oscar Munoz agreed not to take his expected promotion as chairman after a passenger was dragged off one of the company's flights.

Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration

Farmers around the U.S. are worried that the Trump administration crackdown on immigrants will deprive them of the workers they need

Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on…

New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is warning world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change

'The Fate of the Furious' laps new films at box…

"The Fate of the Furious" has sped into first place at the box office again, leaving the new competition in the dust

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Exxon's Not Getting Russian Drilling Permits From…

President Trump won't grant Exxon Mobil an exemption from President Obama's sanctions against drilling in Russian waters.

1st farmer lawsuit on deck against Syngenta over…

The first lawsuit out of tens of thousands across the U.S. is about to go to trial against Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its decision to put a genetically engineered corn variety onto the U.S. market before China approved it

Global finance leaders dodge conflict with Trump…

Global finance leaders are seeking to avoid conflict with the Trump administration over trade and environmental policy

Montana lawmakers seek to make Native America a…

Montana might be known internationally for such recreational jewels as Glacier and Yellowstone national parks, but Native Americans say the state is losing an opportunity by failing to develop and promote its vast tribal lands as tourist destinations

Asian stocks mixed as investors mull French…

Asian stocks were mixed Monday as investors weighed the results of a closely watched election in France

American tries to learn from United's mistakes in…

Another day, another cell phone video of a passenger conflict on an airplane

Icelandic language at risk; robots, computers can…

The revered Icelandic language, seen by many as a source of identity and pride, is being undermined by the widespread use of English both for mass tourism and in the voice-controlled artificial intelligence devices coming into vogue

Sheryl Sandberg picks 'Option B' in her book on…

The new book by Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, "Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy," recounts the death of her husband, her grief, and how she recovered from it

GM plans to launch 10 electric cars in China by…

General Motors Co. says it plans to launch 10 electric vehicles in China by 2020 as the government presses the industry to promote alternatives to gasoline

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Pyongyang drivers scramble as gas stations limit…

Car users in Pyongyang are scrambling to fill up their tanks as gas stations limit services and close their gates amid concerns of a possible shortage

Survey of economists finds optimism about growth prospects

Business economists are generally optimistic about the U.S. economy with most expecting stronger growth than last year's poor performance

Power fully restored after San Francisco outage

Power has been restored to all of the 90,000 customers who lost it in the Financial District and other areas of San Francisco

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Medical tech firm Becton Dickinson to buy C.R. Bard for $24B

Medical technology firm Becton, Dickinson and Co. says it has reached an agreement to buy competitor C.R. Bard Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal worth $24 billion

United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as…

United CEO Oscar Munoz won't automatically become chairman in 2018 as was planned

Bye-bye, and here's your check: Golden exit for…

Bill O'Reilly is reportedly in line to get up to $25 million following his ouster from Fox News, the latest in a long line of big payouts made to departing celebrities and executives

US gas prices rise 3 cents over 2 weeks, to $2.46 a gallon

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline jumped 3 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.46

Future of revamped health care bill remains…

President Donald Trump is downplaying the significance of pushing Republican health care legislation through the House next week

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Trump says he will release tax reform package…

President Donald Trump says businesses and individuals will receive a "massive tax cut" under a tax reform package he plans to unveil next week

Saudis reinstate public sector perks after 7-month cutback

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a decree reinstating public sector perks after a drop in oil prices forced the kingdom to curb big-ticket spending and implement sensitive austerity measures