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Keystone pipeline leak won't affect last…

A state official says discovery of a 210,000-gallons oil spill from the Keystone pipeline will not affect the decision of Nebraska regulators next week on a massive expansion of the system.

Defense lawyer calls witness at FIFA bribery…

Lawyer for South American soccer official charged in corruption case involving the sport's governing body calls key witness at New York trial 'serial liar'

Everything You Need To Know About Tesla's New…

CEO Elon Musk detailed all the specs during an unveiling event Thursday evening.

California's legal pot countdown: What's coming…

The rules that will govern California's legal marijuana economy next year have been published, giving businesses and consumers a glimpse into the future

Brexit benefit: Lower pound boosts tourism to…

While much of the British economy is suffering from uncertainty over Brexit, there's one industry that is enjoying a bounce, the tourism sector

Jobless rates fell in 12 US states, hit record…

Unemployment rates fell to record lows in Alabama, Hawaii and Texas last month, and dropped in 9 other US states

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Report shows Takata recall still moving slowly

A new report on recalls of potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators shows that automakers have replaced only 43 percent of the faulty parts even though recalls have been under way for more than 15 years

VA exploring idea of merging health system with…

The Department of Veterans Affairs is exploring merging its health system with the Pentagon's as part of its effort to expand private health care

Director of Puerto Rico power company resigns…

The director of Puerto Rico's power company has resigned amid ongoing blackouts and following scrutiny of a contract awarded to Whitefish Energy Holdings Inc.

Retailers rise again, but tech leads other US…

US stock indexes finish lower as technology companies return some of the previous day's gains

Ultra-wealthy win in Senate tax bill, other face…

The ultra-wealthy do very well under a major Republican tax bill moving in the Senate, as they do under legislation passed this week by the House

Weinstein's Impact: List of men accused of sexual…

The Weinstein Effect: A list of men in the entertainment and media industries accused of sexual harassment, abuse, or other misconduct

The Latest: Economic adviser talks tax bill with…

The chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers says he met with a GOP senator who opposes the senate's tax overhaul plan

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Shares of online styling service Stitch Fix has flat debut

Shares of online clothing service Stitch Fix jump 14 percent in their stock market debut after the company raised $120 million in an initial public offering

Tesla wants to electrify big trucks, adding to…

Tesla says it will electrify trucking with 500-mile-range semi due out in 2019

Catalan rebels to campaign from Belgium amid…

A court in Belgium on Friday pushed back the extradition arguments of ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four allies until at least Dec. 4, likely keeping the secessionist rebels in Belgium right through Catalonia's regional election campaign

EU leaders warn broadening of Brexit talks could…

European Union leaders warned Britain Friday that it must do much more to convince them that Brexit talks should be broadened to cover future relations and trade from next month onward

Climate talks wrap up with progress on Paris…

Global talks on curbing climate change wrapped up Friday, with delegates and observers claiming progress on several key details of the 2015 Paris accord

Tech Q&A: Solving the mystery of Windows updates

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UN panel agrees to move ahead with debate on 'killer robots'

A U.N. panel is moving ahead with efforts to define and possibly set limits on weapons that can kill without human involvement, but not as quickly as some human rights groups and other opponents think is necessary to keep up with technological advances