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  • NYT won't recognize Dinesh D'Souza's 'America' as nation's No. 1 best-seller

    New York Times refuses to put the nation's top-selling book, "America" by Dinesh D'Souza, in the No. 1 slot of its Sunday list of best-sellers.

  • Visa, Amazon pull stock market lower

    NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market sank in early trading Friday after Visa and Amazon posted weaker results than Wall Street expected. If the declines continue, the market would erase almost all of its gains from earlier in the week. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average lost 110...

  • Longtime Dallas County Commissioner Price arrested

    DALLAS (AP) — A longtime Dallas County commissioner whose home was raided in 2011 by the FBI in a money laundering investigation has been arrested. An attorney for John Wiley Price confirms Friday's arrest of the elected official, who's held office since 1985. Billy Ravkind had no immediate...

  • Obama's 'Africa Summit' to close parts of D.C., limit airspace

    Police are warning that President Obama's upcoming Africa Leaders Summit will shut off parts of Washington, D.C.

  • Eliminating marriage penalty in family tax issues just makes good sense

    There are countless blessings for those starting a family, but the financial responsibility can be a challenge for any working parents.

  • VIDEO: House Rules Committee approves presidential lawsuit

    In a party line vote Thursday afternoon, the House Committee on Rules approved a resolution to sue the President Obama "for failing to faithfully execute the law."

  • Molson Coors Brewing CEO to retire at year's end

    DENVER (AP) — Molson Coors Brewing President and CEO Peter S. Swinburn will retire at the end of the year. The brewing company said Friday that Swinburn will be succeeded in the posts by Mark R. Hunter, who currently serves as CEO and president of Molson Coors Europe. The 61-year-old...

  • GOP lawmaker says Chamber of Commerce in China's pocket

    It's not every day that a House Republican charges that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is "in the pocket of Communist China."

  • Congress won't give Obama what he wants to handle border crisis

    Not only is President Obama not going to get the $3.7 billion he wants to deal with a surge of migrant children on the southern border, he'll be lucky if he gets anything soon. Unresolved tension over immigration reform and the usual partisan bickering over new spending have tied Capitol Hill...

  • EPA charged with destroying emails to aid Obama reelection

    Conservative talker Mark Levin's legal unit, in a battle with the Environmental Protection Agency over allegations it delayed politically damaging regulatory moves until after President Obama's reelection, has charged that agency big shots are destroying key emails and texts to hide those efforts.

  • Snap: Cafeteria workers offended by Michelle Obama's claim they serve 'junk food'

    School cafeteria workers slapped as "offensive" the first lady's latest criticism that some school districts have given up and are just lazily serving junk food.

  • The top 7 missteps of Hillary Clinton's book tour

    As Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pushes on promoting her new book, Hard Choices, her list of missteps grows.

  • Orders for US durable goods up 0.7 percent in June

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods rebounded in June after a May decline, helped by a recovery in demand in a key category that signals business investment plans. Orders for durable goods increased 0.7 percent in June on a seasonally adjusted basis following a 1...

  • Black box found at Air Algerie wreckage site

    PARIS (AP) — French soldiers secured a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, the French president said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely reason for the catastrophe that killed all...

  • US agency probes Hyundai Sonata air bag problem

    DETROIT (AP) — U.S. safety regulators are investigating whether an electrical problem can knock out the air bags on some older Hyundai Sonatas. The probe announced Friday covers about 394,000 midsize cars from the 2006 through 2008 model years. The National Highway Traffic Safety...



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