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LA City Council oks plans for George Lucas museum

With the speed and force of a Jedi Starfighter, Los Angeles officials have cleared the way for "Star Wars" creator George Lucas to build a $1.5 billion Museum of Narrative Art just down the road from his alma mater, the University of Southern California

The Latest: Pennsylvania health company restoring…

A Pennsylvania health care system says it is taking steps to restore its computer network after being hit by a ransomware attack that was carried out globally

Kurtz: A Supreme surprise on immigration

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the media narrative changing after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of re-instating part of Donald Trump's Executive Order limiting travel from several countries

Why Oscar Mayer is Making Hot Dogs Fall From the…

Oscar Mayer just released a hot dog-carrying drone as part of a stunt to introduce revamped hot dogs. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

One Airline Will Let A Lucky Few Watch The Solar…

Alaska Airlines says the lucky few winners of its contest will get a special view of the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse.

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In New Mexico, Trump's monument review stirs…

Desert ranchers and two of the New Mexico's most prominent Republican politicians are hoping the new GOP administration in Washington will dramatically shrink a recently designated national monument in the south of the state

Google Gets Hit With A Record Fine Over Its…

The European Commission fined Google for promoting its own online comparison shopping service over search results from competitors.

Senate GOP shelves health bill, imperils…

President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans suffer an embarrassing setback on their No. 1 campaign promise as health care legislation, short of votes, is delayed in the Senate

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Embattled Japanese Airbag Maker Takata Files For…

Takata is seeking bankruptcy protection in the U.S. and Japan and will sell most of its operations to Key Safety Systems.

Estates of Bernie Madoff's 2 sons to keep nearly $4 million

A bankruptcy court filing shows the estates of Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff's two sons will get to keep nearly $4 million once about $18 million in assets is taken away as part of a legal settlement

IMF trims economic forecast for US amid growth uncertainty

IMF trims economic growth forecast for US and says Trump's growth goals 'unlikely'

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EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on…

Records show the Trump administration's top environmental official met privately with the chief executive of Dow Chemical shortly before reversing his agency's push to ban a widely-used pesticide after health studies showed it can harm children's brains

EU hits Google with $2.7B fine for abusing weaker…

European regulators fined Google a record 2.42 billion euros ($2.72 billion) for abusing its dominance of the online search market

Trump hails 'energy revolution' as exports surge

President Donald Trump on Tuesday hailed an energy "revolution" as the White House kicked off a weeklong focus on energy jobs and highlighted surging U.S. exports of oil and natural gas