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Airbnb launches local tours in NYC with Sarah Jessica Parker

Sep 25, 2017

Airbnb is kicking off its launch of local tours and other experiences in New York City with Sarah Jessica Parker hosting a "shoe-shopping experience" at Bloomingdale's

Church stoked tithing with unemployment scam, ex-members say

Sep 25, 2017

Church's divine plan to beat the recession and keep tithes flowing in involved filing fraudulent unemployment claims at companies owned by congregants, former followers say

Memo to GOP: Red states also among losers in health bill

Sep 25, 2017

Memo to GOP: Republican-friendly states would lose money under health care bill

World shares mixed as focus turns to world elections

Sep 25, 2017

World shares are mixed as investors turn their attention to global politics and evaluate weekend election results from Germany and New Zealand

APNewsBreak: Planes designed for Alaska to take final flight

Sep 25, 2017

An airplane uniquely configured for Alaska which could leave passengers sharing the main deck with a kitchen sink or a herd of reindeer with a fear of flying is about to be taken out of service

Contractors accuse Iraq of shake downs to force tax payments

Sep 25, 2017

U.S. contractors operating in Iraq have accused Baghdad of strong-arm tactics to force them to pay tax bills, a practice they've warned the Trump administration is undermining the mission to defeat the Islamic State extremists

EU ups pressure ahead of new round of Brexit talks

Sep 25, 2017

The EU is ramping up pressure on Britain ahead of a new round of Brexit talks, warning again that time is running out for Prime Minister Theresa May to clinch a deal

French truck drivers block roads, reject labor reforms

Sep 25, 2017

French truck drivers have organized road blockades on highways and near fuel depots across the country to protest against President Emmanuel Macron's changes to labor laws

Philippines accepts Malaysia's rejection of ASEAN statement

Sep 25, 2017

The Philippines says it respects Malaysia's decision to dissociate itself from a statement on Myanmar's Rakhine state issued by the Filipino chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

The Latest: Philippines respects split on ASEAN statement

Sep 25, 2017

The Philippines says it respects Malaysia's decision to dissociate itself from a statement on Myanmar's Rakhine state that was issued by the chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

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