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Senate GOP releases 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not…

Senate Republicans have released their long-awaited bill dismantling much of Barack Obama's health care law

Ex-detainees: Detention center's practices border…

People once held in a privately run Colorado immigration detention center are challenging the system used to keep it clean and maintained, arguing it borders on modern-day slavery

Kurtz: Dems depressed after Georgia loss

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on some Democrats like Chris Murphy claiming too much time is spent covering the Russia investigation and not enough time covering economics

These Oil Companies Want To Put A Tax On CO2…

Exxon, BP and Shell announced support for rolling back Obama-era regulations in favor of a new tax.

State-owned Qatar Airways seeks 10 percent stake…

Qatar Airways is attempting to buy a 10 percent stake in American Airlines, triggering US antitrust oversight

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The Latest: EU to boost military cooperation, buy…

Weeks after being berated by U.S. President Donald Trump for failing to spend enough on defense, European nations are vowing to boost military cooperation and help build a safer world in their neighborhood

Ford Still Won't Be Making One Of Its Small Cars…

The American auto company said Tuesday it will transfer production of the next Ford Focus model to China.

US stock indexes tick higher as oil's dismal week…

Crude was on pace to rise for the first time this week, a day after sinking to its lowest price since August. That lifted energy stocks, which have been weighing on broad-market indexes in recent days.

Ryan backs Russia sanctions; Dems say GOP delay…

House Speaker Paul Ryan is expressing support for a popular bill to hit Iran and Russia with sanctions

Man Killed In 2016 Tesla Autopilot Crash Didn't…

Joshua Brown didn't keep his hands on the wheel, despite repeated vehicle warnings, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.

Perry tells senators he did not write Trump…

Senators from both parties are denouncing President Donald Trump's proposed energy budget. Even Trump's energy secretary is distancing himself from the plan

Facebook wants to nudge you into 'meaningful…

Facebook has almost 2 billion users and now wants to be a more 'meaningful' force in their lives

The Latest: Arrests at Capitol of health bill…

U.S. Capitol Police are arresting dozens of people who are protesting cuts to Medicaid in the Senate Republicans' health care bill

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Travis Kalanick Is No Longer CEO, But He Still…

Travis Kalanick resigned as Uber's CEO on Tuesday. He founded the company in 2009.

Buffett's company lends $1.5B to Home Capital…

Warren Buffett's company is lending $1.5 billion to Home Capital and spending roughly $300 million to purchase nearly 40 percent of the troubled Canadian lender's shares

London fire: Tests show other high-rises have…

Britain's government says tests have found that at least three high-rise buildings in the U.K. have flammable external panels like the ones believed to have contributed to a fire that killed 79 people in London

Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car…

Marijuana advocates are questioning a recent insurance study linking increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana

Uber Unveils '180 Days Of Change,' Starting With…

Other changes include a reduced window for riders to cancel a ride and a bonus for picking up teens.

High winds, rain disrupts travel in Germany; 1…

At least one person was killed, train lines were shut down and some planes were grounded as a low-pressure front brought high winds and driving rain to northern Germany

Coal company sues HBO's John Oliver for defamation

Coal company Murray Energy is suing HBO and its Sunday-night host, John Oliver, for what it says was a "false and malicious broadcast" last Sunday evening

Amazon Is Getting Into Yet Another Market — And…

Amazon announced Prime Wardrobe, a service that allows users to try on clothes before they buy them.

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Applications for US jobless aid tick up to…

Applications for US unemployment aid last week rose to still-low 241,000, a sign of healthy job market

Foxconn founder: US expansion might top $10…

The chairman of Taiwanese electronics giant Foxconn says it may spend more than $10 billion to set up manufacturing in the United States, and will announce investment plans by early August for at least three states