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Global shares mixed in lackluster trading, Nikkei…

Global shares are little changed and mixed in quiet trading amid a lack of fresh market-moving news as investors looked ahead to earnings season

Deals, protests during Amazon Prime Day

Amazon's Prime Day is coming with a wave of deals _ and protests

Man whose family died in Boeing 737 Max crash…

A man whose wife and children were killed on a Boeing 737 Max will appear at the next congressional hearing into the company and its plane

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Facebook's new currency plan under scrutiny in…

Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a digital currency faces questions from lawmakers on the heels of criticism from Trump and the treasury secretary

Joe Biden draws line against progressives on…

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is running as the defender of 'Obamacare' and is promising to expand it

Mnuchin says budget deal with Pelosi is 'very…

Washington talks on debt and spending are heating up, pitting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell against hardliners in the White House

US judge slashes $80 million award in Monsanto cancer case

A U.S. judge lowered a jury's damage award from $80 million to $25 million for a California cancer victim who used Monsanto's Roundup weed-killer

Oklahoma AG calls company 'kingpin' in state's…

Oklahoma's attorney general says consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson was a 'kingpin' company that helped fuel the most devastating public health crisis in the state's history

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Treasury chief: Facebook currency plan ripe for…

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the Trump administration has "very serious concerns" that the new digital currency planned by Facebook could be used for illicit activity

SpaceX: Leaky valve caused crew capsule to…

SpaceX says a leaky valve caused its crew capsule to explode during a ground test in April

Jury says Toyota must pay $16M in dealer recall lawsuit

Toyota has been ordered to pay nearly $16 million to a Southern California dealer who alleged that the company's Prius recalls didn't fix safety problems

Trump signs order to make American-made goods…

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday that requires federal agencies to purchase products using more American components

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Priest donates to miners affected by Blackjewel…

A priest in Kentucky has given more than $20,000 to miners who are struggling to pay bills after the coal company they work for filed for bankruptcy protection

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Atlantia chosen to help relaunch Italy's Alitalia…

The Italian state railway running Alitalia has chosen the Atlantia group of the Benetton empire as the key partner to work with the railway, the Italian treasury and Delta Air Lines in trying once again to relaunch the struggling flagship carrier

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Major U.S. stock indexes ended a wobbly day with meager gains, enough to push them slightly further into record territory.