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AARP chief: How living to 100 changes our ideas about aging

AARP chief Jo Ann Jenkins talks to The Associated Press about rethinking aging, retirement and living until 100

The Latest: Trump defends ordering companies to…

President Donald Trump is pushing back against those questioning whether he has the authority to order American companies to cut trade ties with China

'Our bigger enemy': Trump escalates attack on Fed…

President Donald Trump has launched a furious and highly personal attack on the Federal Reserve and chairman Jerome Powell

As Gannett, GateHouse merge, newspaper cost-cutting persists

As Gannett, GateHouse prepare to merge, cost-cutting and job losses at newspapers goes on

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The Latest: Fed vice chairman made no time for Trump tweet

The Latest: Fed vice chairman says he made no time for Trump tweet

Markets Right Now: Markets shudder as trade…

Stocks are falling sharply after President Donald Trump unleashed a verbal attack on China, saying U.S. companies were "hereby ordered" to find an alternative to doing business with the country.

The Latest: Some see signal in Powell speech of…

The Latest: Some see signal in Powell speech of future rate cuts

VW recalls 679K cars in US to fix potential rollaway problem

Volkswagen is recalling about 679,000 cars in the U. S. to fix a problem that could let the cars to roll away unexpectedly

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FAA puts out a call for pilots to test changes in…

AP sources say federal officials are recruiting airline pilots to test changes that Boeing made to its 737 Max jet after two crashes

YouTube disables 200 videos attacking Hong Kong protests

YouTube says it disabled more than 200 videos this week that were acting in a coordinated way to spread misinformation about the ongoing protests in Hong Kong

Gap's 2Q profits fall, reflecting chain still…

Gap's 2Q profits fall 43%, chain continues to be mired in sales slump

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Stocks ended and up-and-down day mostly lower Thursday as losses for health care and technology companies offset gains in banks and other sectors

A glance at US mortgage rates: 30-year loan at 3.55%

A glance at US mortgage rates: long-term average rates are near historically low levels. The average on the benchmark 30-year loan fell this week to its lowest level since November 2016.

Markets Right Now: After a day of wavering, stocks end lower

Stocks ended an up-and-down day mostly lower as losses for health care and technology companies offset gains in banks and other sectors.

Long-term mortgage rates near historic lows…

U.S. long-term mortgage rates were near historically low levels this week