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California considers calling THC in pot a risk to…

A California panel is considering if the chemical in marijuana that produces a high should be declared a risk to pregnant women and require warnings

Buttigieg discloses ex-clients as fundraising…

Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg is disclosing a roster of former consulting clients that include a major health insurance provider, a nationwide electronics retailer, the U.S. Department of Energy and the Department of Defense

MLB goes swoosh; Nike logos on upper right chest of jerseys

Nike’s logo will be on the upper right chest of Major League Baseball jerseys next season, a far a more prominent position than the Majestic Athletic logo previously on sleeves

Airbus beats Boeing again in aircraft orders and…

Boeing is reporting another month of weak orders and deliveries for its airliners

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Michigan townships, company reach deal over contamination

Two western Michigan townships have reached a tentative settlement with a footwear company in a federal lawsuit over contaminated water

Facebook rebuffs US AG over access to encrypted…

Facebook is rebuffing efforts to give authorities a way to read encrypted messages

US Federal Reserve could signal no rate hike through 2020

The Federal Reserve is set to leave its benchmark interest rate unchanged Wednesday and will likely signal that it expects rates to remain low well into next year despite a robust job market

Netflix says more than 26M watched 'The Irishman' in 7 days

Netflix says that 26.4 million households worldwide watched “The Irishman” in its first week of streaming

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks edged lower as a deadline approached for trade talks between Washington and Beijing

Peloton shares tumble as bearish report adds to…

Shares of exercise bike company Peloton are under pressure from a scathing research report

Trump pays up: $2M to charities as fine for foundation abuse

President Donald Trump has wired $2 million to pay a court-ordered fine for misusing the Trump Foundation in part to further his business interests and 2016 presidential run

Democrats agree to North America trade pact: What…

House Democrats agreed to President Donald Trump's revamped North America trade deal after prying some concessions from the administration

Stitch Fix, Auto Zone gain; Casey's, Designer Brands fall

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Tuesday: Stitch Fix and Auto Zone post gains while Casey's and Designer Brands retreat

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Testing tech ideas in public? San Francisco says…

San Francisco leaders are cracking down on entrepreneurs using city streets as a testing ground for the latest delivery technology and transportation apps

NYC lawmakers vote 43-3 to require 'bird-friendly' glass

New York's City Council has voted to require "bird-friendly” glass in new buildings

Airline trade group predicts Christmas travel…

If you're flying over Christmas or New Year's, don't expect room to stretch out on the plane

Pilots, flight attendants sue Frontier for discrimination

A group of Frontier Airlines pilots and flight attendants has filed two federal lawsuits claiming the company discriminated against them during pregnancy and while breastfeeding

U of Phoenix agrees to settle FTC case alleging…

The University of Phoenix for-profit college and its parent company will pay $50 million and cancel $141 million in student debt to settle allegations of deceptive advertisement brought by the Federal Trade Commission

Loophole limited scrutiny before deadly NYC…

Federal investigators say the helicopter company whose doors-off flight crashed in a New York City river last year exploited a regulatory loophole to avoid stricter safety requirements

Justices seem to favor insurers' Obamacare claims…

The Supreme Court appears likely to rule that insurance companies can collect $12 billion from the federal government to cover their losses in the early years of the health care law championed by President Barack Obama

Parisians dodge strikes by logging on to share…

Use of technology is changing the nature of French strikes

France's Macron wants EU to move quickly on…

French President Emmanuel Macron has called on the European Union to move forward quickly on Brexit talks after Britain's general election on Thursday

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US sanctions individuals suspected of human…

The Trump administration on Tuesday imposed economic sanctions on more than a dozen individuals suspected of human rights violations in six countries

Russia, Ukraine fail to reach a new gas deal in…

The presidents of Russia and Ukraine failed to agree on a new contract for natural gas supplies when they met for peace talks in Paris on Monday

Exxon Mobil prevails in lawsuit over climate…

Exxon Mobil has prevailed in a lawsuit accusing the energy giant of downplaying the toll that climate change regulations could take on its business