Spending talks nearly done, $1.3T bill soon to be unveiled

Mar 21, 2018

Talks over a $1.3 trillion government spending bill are almost complete as the White House and Capitol Hill Democrats ironed out deals on a first round of funding for President Donald Trump's U.S.-Mexico border wall

Magic, expertise and service help independent toy retailers

Mar 21, 2018

Magic, expertise and service help some independent toy retailers stand against online competition

Steve Wynn looks to sell shares in former company

Mar 21, 2018

Steve Wynn considers selling stake in Wynn Resorts a month after resigning over assault allegations

Supreme Court limits reach of tax crime statute

Mar 21, 2018

The Supreme Court is making it harder for the federal government to use a section of the tax law to convict someone of a crime

The Latest: WhatsApp co-founder says dump Facebook

Mar 21, 2018

The co-founder of WhatsApp, which was acquired by Facebook four years ago for $19 billion, has joined the movement to delete Facebook.

The Latest: US markets mixed ahead of Fed decision

Mar 21, 2018

The Latest: US financial markets mixed ahead of Federal Reserve rate decision

Germany: Merkel seeks to heal divisions after migrant influx

Mar 21, 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is renewing a promise that the huge migrant influx of 2015 won't be repeated as she embarks on her fourth term

US existing-home sales climbed 3 percent in February

Mar 21, 2018

US sales of existing homes rose 3 percent in February after declines the previous two months

IndyCar inks 3-year media rights deal with NBC Sports

Mar 21, 2018

Indianapolis 500 to move to a new network for the 1st time since 1965 under a new deal IndyCar has signed with NBC Sports

Academic says he's being scapegoated in Facebook data case

Mar 21, 2018

An academic who developed an app used by Cambridge Analytica to harvest data from millions of Facebook users says he's being scapegoated in the fallout from the affair.

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