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Facebook removes 3B fake accounts, but how many…

Facebook says it removed more than 3 billion fake accounts from October to March, twice as many as the previous 6 months

Cuba tries to revive its once-great railway network

Cuba's railway system is undergoing a major overhaul, with the government pushing a program to revamp the decrepit and aging network with new cars and locomotives in the hope of restoring a rail service that was once the envy of Latin America

Best Buy warns of higher prices for shoppers due to tariffs

Best Buy 1Q profit beats Street, but outgoing CEO warns of higher prices for shoppers due to tariffs

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The Latest: Trump administration prepares $16B in farm aid

Ag secretary: Trump administration is preparing $16B in aid for farmers hurt by trade wars

Watch your credit card rewards pile up with these…

When using a rewards credit card, try combining your earnings with other money-saving moves

Older Americans more likely to cite workplace…

A poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research says about half of Americans think there's age discrimination in the workplace

US long-term mortgage rates slip; 30-year average…

U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell slightly this week, marking a fourth straight week of declines to lure prospective purchasers in the spring homebuying season

Vegas tourism board backs $49M Elon Musk transit…

A company backed by tech billionaire Elon Musk has been granted a nearly $49 million contract to build a transit system using self-driving vehicles underneath the Las Vegas Convention Center

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Stocks tumble on trade war anxiety; Dow falls 300…

Stocks steepened their slide Thursday and are on pace for their third straight weekly loss

US new-home sales fell 6.9% in April

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline

China has more weapons in US tariff war - but do they work?

China has an array of options for retaliating for Washington's latest tariff hike in the two countries' escalating trade battle

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China says door open to trade talks, but slams…

China says door open to trade talks, but slams tech controls

World shares sink as US-China spat takes center…

World markets sink as traders brace for impact of U.S.-China spat