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China's Xi takes spotlight at Davos as US makes…

China is taking the world's most elite annual gathering by storm

UK premier to signal EU clean break: no 'partial…

Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to make a speech that will signal that Britain will make a clean break from the European Union and not seek to remain "half-in, half-out."

Kurtz: Can Trump sell 'Insurance for everyone'?

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on why Donald Trump's plan to offer 'insurance for everybody' may create friction among congressional Republicans

Snickerdoodle Popcorn Is Now A Real Thing

If you have a sweet tooth, you might wanna consider popcorn as your new guilty pleasure. Jordyn Rolling (@jordynrolling) has the sweet scoop!

Exxon Could Make Lots Of Money With The Help Of…

The Center for American Progress lays out all the ways Exxon could benefit from the Trump administration's pro-oil plans.

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Asian markets lower amid Brexit worries

Asian stock markets are lower after Britain said Prime Minister Theresa May will call for a clean break with the European Union

Wal-Mart to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the US

Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the US as part of $6.8B in capital investments this year

'The Greatest Show On Earth' Is Ending

After more than 140 years, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is calling it quits.

UnitedHealth tops Street 4Q forecasts

UnitedHealth Group beats 4Q profit and revenue expectations

The Latest: In Davos, Trump adviser rebuts…

An adviser to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump says he received no prior "talking points" to bring up at the World Economic Forum, rebutting concerns in some areas about possible U.S. isolationism ahead

British American Tobacco agrees on takeover of Reynolds

British American Tobacco PLC has agreed to fully take over Reynolds American Inc. on terms that are improved from an initial bid made last year

Airlines increase on-time arrivals, reduce…

The government says US airlines are improving on-time arrivals and canceling fewer flights

New prescription: Doctor offices that look like…

Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun believes he has a remedy for a health-care system that he diagnoses as an inefficient and outdated mess

UK inflation soars to its highest level in 2…

British authorities say inflation has soared to its highest level in 2 ½ years as the fall in the pound began to hit consumers at the grocery store

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Malaysia Air boss says once-ailing carrier's revamp on track

Nearly three years after twin disasters took it to the brink of financial collapse, Malaysia Airlines' new CEO says an overhaul aimed at turning the ailing carrier around is going better than expected

US stock indexes drop, along with bond yields and dollar

Losses for financial and health care stocks pulled U.S. indexes down, putting the Dow Jones industrial average on track for its third straight loss

Inflation up, economy better, but ECB to continue…

Despite an improving economy, the European Central Bank is expected this week to explain why it intends to stick with its stimulus plan _ to pump newly printed money into the economy at least until the end of the year

Foxx: Private dollars alone can't solve transportation woes

The outgoing secretary of transportation says stimulating private investment in infrastructure projects, as Donald Trump has proposed, can cover only a fraction of the costs of solving America's transportation problems

Hyundai highlights US spending plan before Trump inaugurated

Hyundai Motor Group says it will significantly increase its investment in the U.S. while Donald Trump is president and is considering building a new U.S. factory

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CBO: Premiums, uninsured up under 2016 GOP health…

A report by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says premiums and the number of uninsured would soar under a 2016 Republican bill scuttling President Barack Obama's health care overhaul

AP Source: GM to announce $1B factory investment…

A person briefed on the matter says General Motors will announce a $1 billion investment in its factories that will create or keep around 1,000 jobs

The Latest: Shakira calls for more early…

The Latest: Shakira is suggesting an antidote for violent conflict and divisive populism: Get more kids in pre-school