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Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 06:41 AM EDT

American Airlines Buys Stake in China Southern Airlines

American Airlines Buys Stake in China Southern Airlines

American Airlines has agreed to pay $200 million for a stake in China Southern Airlines, the biggest of China's three major state-owned carriers, in a bid for a bigger share of the country's growing travel...

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 01:24 AM EDT

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Program After Crash

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Program After Crash

Uber Technologies Inc. suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police...

Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 07:39 AM EDT

More Big Brands Pull Ads From YouTube

More Big Brands Pull Ads From YouTube

An advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening, a sign that big-spending companies doubt Google's ability to prevent marketing campaigns from appearing alongside repugnant videos. PepsiCo, Wal-Mart Stores...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 05:38 PM EDT

Stock Rally Sputters After Vote on Health Bill Is Delayed

Stock Rally Sputters After Vote on Health Bill Is Delayed

After a promising start, U.S. stock indexes gave up an early rally and ended mostly lower Thursday after Republicans delayed a vote on their health care bill and left investors concerned about delays for the...

Friday, Mar 24, 2017 at 07:05 PM EDT

Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

President Donald Trump greenlighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a "great day for American jobs" and siding with energy advocates over environmental groups in a heated debate...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 03:32 PM EDT

Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

Shipping containers full of coal ash from China, Poland and India have come into the U.S. through the Port of Virginia as foreign companies find a market for the same industrial waste that America's utilities...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 12:11 PM EDT

US New Home Sales Rise Despite Higher Mortgage Rates

US New Home Sales Rise Despite Higher Mortgage Rates

Americans responded to higher mortgage rates by snapping up new homes in February at the fastest pace since July. New-home sales rose 6.1 percent month-over-month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of...

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 02:02 PM EDT

Google Maps Already Tracks You; Now Other People Can, Too

Google Maps Already Tracks You; Now Other People Can, Too

Google Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family via the app — the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing. The...

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 05:52 PM EDT

Costco Wholesale Expands Test of Home Grocery Delivery

Costco Wholesale Expands Test of Home Grocery Delivery

Costco is ramping up its home grocery delivery efforts by teaming up with another third-party service, CNBC reported. Shipt, an online grocery delivery service, said Tuesday it was adding Costco to its delivery...

Monday, Mar 20, 2017 at 11:25 PM EDT

Famed Restaurant French Laundry Switches to 'Tickets' From Reservations

Famed Restaurant French Laundry Switches to 'Tickets' From Reservations

A world famous, Michelin three-star restaurant in Napa County is among the latest high-end establishments to join the trend of requiring prepaid "tickets" for reservations. The French Laundry in Yountville,...

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