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  1. Putin says US administration trying to undermine TrumpTue, 17 Jan 2017 16:00:40 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is accusing the outgoing U.S. administration of trying to undermine President-elect Donald Trump by spreading fake allegations. Putin, speaking at a news conference Tuesday, described a dossier on Trump as part of efforts by President Barack Obama's administration to "undermine the legitimacy of the president-elect" despite his "convincing" victory. More...
  2. GOP targets landmark Endangered Species Act for big changesTue, 17 Jan 2017 11:16:28 GMT
    In control of Congress and soon the White House, Republicans are readying plans to roll back the influence of the Endangered Species Act, one of the government's most powerful conservation tools, after decades... In control of Congress and soon the White House, Republicans are readying plans to roll back the influence of the Endangered Species Act, one of the government's most powerful conservation tools, after decades of... "Money Don't Matter 2 Night," Prince once sang. But his money matters a lot to the IRS, and the case provides a cautionary tale not just for the wealthy, but not-so-rich Americans as well. More...
  3. Springsteen cover band changes tune, won't play at galaTue, 17 Jan 2017 06:23:03 GMT
    A Bruce Springsteen cover band has changed its tune about performing at a Washington gala the day before Republican Donald Trump's inauguration. The B Street Band decided to pull out of the Thursday night performance at the New Jersey State Society's gala. More...
  4. Rolls-Royce To Pay $800M to U.S., U.K., Brazil in Bribery SettlementsTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:46:09 GMT
    Rolls-Royce has agreed in principle to settle bribery and corruption cases with U.S., U.K. and Brazilian authorities by paying the equivalent of more than $800 million to the three countries, the company said in a news release Monday. Rolls-Royce said it has cooperated with authorities on the cases, which involve bribery and corruption of intermediaries in overseas markets, concerns about which the company said it passed to the SFO from 2012 onwards. More...
  5. DeVos to face questions over schools, conservative activismMon, 16 Jan 2017 21:02:54 GMT
    Charter school advocate Betsy DeVos is widely expected to push for expanding school choice programs if confirmed as education secretary, prompting pushback from teachers unions. But Democrats and activists also are raising concerns about how her conservative Christian beliefs and advocacy for family values might impact minority and LGBT students. More...
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  1. Some Hotel Guests Are Refusing Rooms with a Trump ViewTue, 17 Jan 2017 18:48:00 GMT
    In places where hotels overlook buildings emblazoned with Trump's name, some guests now prefer a room without a view. More...
  2. How You Could Get $500 for That Robocall Six Years AgoTue, 17 Jan 2017 12:26:00 GMT
    Did you get a telemarketing robocall five or six years ago offering a "free cruise" in return for taking a short survey? You could get $500. More...
  3. Why Are So Many Companies Suddenly Making Job Announcements?Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:01:00 GMT
    Companies eager to avoid becoming the target of a Trump Twitter attack by are preemptively or retroactively announcing U.S. job creation plans. More...
  4. Despite Rising Optimism, American Shoppers Are Still Feeling the PinchTue, 17 Jan 2017 17:07:00 GMT
    Despite general optimism at the prospect of pro-growth Trump administration policies, Americans are still wary of rising medical and housing costs. More...
  5. Would You Pay $1,000 to Spend the Night on Half a Sofa?Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:07:00 GMT
    Headed to the inauguration? Whether your budget includes a $75,000 suite with 24/7 champagne or a night on a shared sofa, there are many choices. More...
  6. How Working Longer Benefits Health and FinancesTue, 17 Jan 2017 13:26:00 GMT
  7. GM's $1B Plan Has Nothing to Do With TrumpTue, 17 Jan 2017 12:50:00 GMT
    General Motors announced a $1B U.S. investment, but the company stresses that this move was not influenced by the president-elect. More...
  8. GM to Invest $1 Billion, Create 1,000 Jobs in U.S., Sources SayTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:33:00 GMT
    The investment and new jobs have been in the works for some time, a GM spokesperson tells NBC News. More...
  9. Trump to Germany: You Bring Your Cars Here, You Pay 35 Percent TaxMon, 16 Jan 2017 22:15:00 GMT
    Already taking aim at Mexico, President-elect Donald Trump is now warning he might enact a 35 percent tax on Canadian and German cars. More...
  10. Prosecutors Seek Arrest of Samsung Chief Accused of BriberyMon, 16 Jan 2017 05:30:00 GMT
    Lee Jae-yong is accused of bribery related to the massive influence-peddling scandal that led to the impeachment of South Korea's president. More...