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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."

Airlines increase on-time arrivals, reduce…

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

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

Men More Likely to Cry After Bad Performance…

Performance reviews are particularly hard on men, according to a new study from computer software company Adobe. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Facebook Is Taking Its Fight Against Fake News…

The company announced it will roll out tools in Germany that help users spot fake news and verify claims.

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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

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

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.

UnitedHealth tops Street 4Q forecasts

UnitedHealth Group beats 4Q profit and revenue expectations

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

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

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

'The Greatest Show On Earth' Is Ending

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

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

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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

Israel's Netanyahu mired in series of corruption…

Israel's prime minister is mired in a series of eye-popping corruption investigations in a country that has already jailed a prime minister and president

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

States can offer a lesson as GOP proposes deep…

President-elect Donald Trump and congressional Republicans have pledged to cut federal taxes to boost the economy

Ask Brianna: How do I start strong with a new…

When screening potential roommates, take the time to look for someone with similar goals, financial means and sense of responsibility, so you can create a harmonious home - and avoid having to chase them down for their share of the rent and other bills

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

Rolls Royce agrees to pay $808 million on bribery claims

Engine maker Rolls Royce has agreed to pay $808 million in a deferred prosecution agreement to settle bribery and corruption claims A UK High Court judge on Tuesday will examine the deal involving authorities in Britain, the United States and Brazil

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Tiffany feels the Trump effect on 5th Avenue

Security barricades, protesters and a perpetual media encampment in and around Trump Tower since the election has left a patina on sales at Tiffany, the posh jeweler who's flagship store is just steps from the president-elect's front door

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