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Markets Right Now: S&P 500 has second straight weekly loss

Nov 17, 2017

Stocks are closing lower on Wall Street, led by drops in technology sector companies, as the market gives back some of its big gain from a day earlier.

Acting PM of Belize plane crash caused by passing car

Nov 17, 2017

The government of the tiny Central American country of Belize says its acting prime minister is safe after the small prop plane he was riding in crashed into the sea after takeoff

Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try

Nov 17, 2017

Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try in GOP tax plan

The Latest: Trump calls Democrats 'obstructionists' on taxes

Nov 17, 2017

President Donald Trump says the Democrats could exert greater sway over the shape of tax overhaul legislation if they weren't focused wholly on defeating it

Apple delays release of HomePod speaker until early 2018

Nov 17, 2017

Apple is scrapping its plan to release its new internet-connected speaker in time for the holiday season

Ousted Caracas mayor flees house arrest, heads to Europe

Nov 17, 2017

Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma says he plans to take his fight against Venezuela's socialist government to Europe after escaping from house arrest and fleeing to Colombia

House GOP chair criticizes Trump policy on elephant imports

Nov 17, 2017

The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee says the Trump administration's decision to allow the importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport is the "wrong move at the wrong time."

The Latest: Officials says 5-hour lag in leak notification

Nov 17, 2017

A South Dakota official says there was a roughly five-hour lag between TransCanada Corp.'s detection of a leak from its Keystone pipeline and its notification of state environmental officials.

Experts: Idaho hatchery built to save salmon is killing them

Nov 17, 2017

Fisheries biologists in Idaho say they think they know why a relatively new $13.5 million hatchery intended to save Snake River sockeye salmon from extinction is instead killing thousands of fish before they ever get to the ocean

Pfizer tells Nebraska not to use its drugs in execution

Nov 17, 2017

Pharmaceutical company Pfizer is demanding that Nebraska return any drugs manufactured by the company or its affiliate that the state plans to use in an execution

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