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UK Labour Party poised to change stance on…

Britain's main opposition party is poised for a significant policy change that could increase pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May to deliver a "soft" Brexit that maintains some formal economic ties to Europe

Sweeping Georgia cybercrime bill would target…

Civil liberty advocates say a Georgia bill aimed at online "snoopers" would also criminalize those who check sports scores on their work computer _ or lie about their weight on online dating sites

Get Your Tastebuds Ready For Lobster Pizza

A pizza chain is serving up Lobster Pizza, but it costs a lot more than your typical pepperoni fare!

Warren Buffett Says Berkshire Made $29 Billion…

In an annual letter to shareholders, Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway's total net worth grew by about $65 billion in 2017.

Jordan Cabinet reshuffle amid continued economic downturn

With economy in trouble, Jordan's king replaces government ministers in key domestic portfolios such as interior, labor, economics

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Microsoft fights US in high court to protect…

Microsoft has an eye on its customers around the world as it confronts the Trump administration in a Supreme Court fight about turning over emails to investigators

At drone fair, Chinese show off armed model…

At a drone fair in the United Arab Emirates, Chinese officials are showing off an armed model likely being used by the Emirati military

Self-Driving ‘Robo-Taxi' is Set to Make its Debut

Nissan is introducing a new fleet of autonomous robo-taxis, as part of its "Easy Ride" pilot program, starting in March.

A Bunch Of Big-Name Companies Cut Ties With The…

People are calling for a boycott of the NRA and companies that do business with it after the deadly school shooting in Florida.

NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school…

The National Rifle Association and the state of Florida are both facing a growing backlash amid calls for stricter gun control laws at both the state and federal level

Investor Warren Buffett says good deals tough to…

Investor Warren Buffett says the acquisition frenzy on Wall Street is making it hard for him to find deals at the right price, but his Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate recorded a $29 billion gain because of the tax reforms Congress passed

Manafort indictment sparks hunt for Europeans…

A new indictment against former Donald Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort has focused a spotlight on uncovering the unnamed former European leaders allegedly secretly paid by Manafort to lobby on behalf of Ukraine

Mom Will Be Fined $14K If She Posts Another…

A court ruled in favor of a 16-year-old boy, ruling his mother can no longer post pictures or videos of him on Facebook.

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Airbnb Is Making Some Big Changes To Stay…

Airbnb is adding new property types, new types of listings, new luxury tiers of service and a membership loyalty program.

Mayor, governor join NYC union rally ahead of key court case

Union members have rallied in New York City ahead of arguments in a Supreme Court case that could make it hard for unions to operate

Judge dismisses coal company suit against HBO's…

A West Virginia judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against HBO host John Oliver brought by coal company Murray Energy

Trump officials fight eviction from Panama hotel…

Updates with context from Trump Organization background

Airbnb Appeals To Luxury Market With 'Airbnb Plus'

Airbnb says it has verified the best homes and hosts with their luxury option, Airbnb Plus.

Berkshire Hathaway says tax law gives it $29B boost in 4Q

Berkshire Hathaway's fourth-quarter results received a $29 billion boost from the new tax law last year and more than offset any weaknesses in the company's businesses

Australia leader urges US to maintain global…

Australia's prime minister is urging the United States to maintain its global leadership role and spoke out against a growing sentiment of isolation in America and elsewhere while highlighting the importance of international partnerships and alliances.

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Italians stage protests in violence-marred…

Italians have rallied across the country in tense protests amid a violence-marred election campaign.

New Report Ranks The Most Sinful States

A new report ranks the most sinful states. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

BB&T says customer service systems 'substantially recovered'

BB&T says it customer service system has 'substantially recovered' after an outage which impacted thousands of customers