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    A L'Oreal Heiress Is Now the World's Richest Woman


    The death this week of LOreal SAs founding family matriarch is putting the spotlight on a reclusive 64-year-old heiress who now finds herself as the richest woman in the...

    The death this week of LOreal SAs founding family matriarch is putting the spotlight on a reclusive 64-year-old heiress who now finds herself as the richest woman in the world.

    California Sets Demands for Auto-Emission Talks With Trump


    California may re-open discussions on its greenhouse gas limits for cars and trucks for 2025, so long as automakers and the Trump administration embrace significantly tougher targets the state is seeking for later...

    California may re-open discussions on its greenhouse gas limits for cars and trucks for 2025, so long as automakers and the Trump administration embrace significantly tougher targets the state is seeking for later years.

    Rio's Biggest Slum Gets Army Backup as Shootout Enters Sixth Day


    Troops have started surrounding Rio de Janeiros largest slum to combat an escalation of violent clashes between police and drug gangs that has started affecting some of the citys most affluent...

    Troops have started surrounding Rio de Janeiros largest slum to combat an escalation of violent clashes between police and drug gangs that has started affecting some of the citys most affluent neighborhoods.

    Alstom, Siemens Rail-Merger Talk Leaves Bombardier Hanging


    Alstom SA said its in talks with Germanys Siemens AG about a possible combination of their rail businesses, a tie-up that would bring together two former European arch-rivals and leave Canadas Bombardier Inc. exposed to cut-throat competition from...

    Alstom SA said its in talks with Germanys Siemens AG about a possible combination of their rail businesses, a tie-up that would bring together two former European arch-rivals and leave Canadas Bombardier Inc. exposed to cut-throat competition from China.

    At Least 21 Million Would Lose Coverage in GOP Bill, Brookings Says


    At least 21 million fewer Americans would have health-care coverage from 2020 to 2026 under the Senate Republicans latest plan to repeal and replace parts of Obamacare, according to an estimate by theBrookings Institution, a nonprofit think...

    At least 21 million fewer Americans would have health-care coverage from 2020 to 2026 under the Senate Republicans latest plan to repeal and replace parts of Obamacare, according to an estimate by theBrookings Institution, a nonprofit think tank.

    How May Dropped Her No Deal Is Better Than Bad Deal Brexit Phrase


    U.K. Prime Minister Theresa Mays previous Brexit speech is remembered as the one where she said: no deal for Britain is better than a bad deal for...

    U.K. Prime Minister Theresa Mays previous Brexit speech is remembered as the one where she said: no deal for Britain is better than a bad deal for Britain.

    ECB's Constancio Says Bitcoin Isn't a Currency, It's a Tulip


    European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio laughed off any concern that bitcoin might challenge his institutions control of euro-area...

    European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio laughed off any concern that bitcoin might challenge his institutions control of euro-area money.

    Ross Says Steel Tariff Decision to Wait Until After Tax Bill


    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the Trump administration has decided to defer a decision on steel tariffs as it focuses on getting tax reforms through...

    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the Trump administration has decided to defer a decision on steel tariffs as it focuses on getting tax reforms through Congress.

    Chicago Is More Popular With Tourists Than Ever


    The Windy City, poster child for urban violence, has welcomed a record number of visitors in the last two...

    The Windy City, poster child for urban violence, has welcomed a record number of visitors in the last two years.

    Pound Drops as May's Big Brexit Moment Is Thin on Details


    The pound fell on Friday as U.K. Prime Minister Theresa Mays much-awaited speech in Florence failed to lay out more details of her Brexit vision. Sterling declined against all of its Group-of-10 peers as she said shed seek a transition period of around...

    The pound fell on Friday as U.K. Prime Minister Theresa Mays much-awaited speech in Florence failed to lay out more details of her Brexit vision. Sterling declined against all of its Group-of-10 peers as she said shed seek a transition period of around tw

    Canada Dry: Ranchers Forced to Sell Cattle Amid Worsening Drought


    The pastures on Craig Todds ranch in western Canada are so scorched by all the hot, dry weather in recent months that his cattle have little to eat. After spending C$10,000 ($8,110) on extra feed pellets -- an unplanned expense for a herd that should be...

    The pastures on Craig Todds ranch in western Canada are so scorched by all the hot, dry weather in recent months that his cattle have little to eat. After spending C$10,000 ($8,110) on extra feed pellets -- an unplanned expense for a herd that should be m

    The Most Expensive Teslas and the Policy 'Paradox' Behind Them


    Fun fact: A poster child of green energy policies has cemented its place in Europe as the most expensive place to own a...

    Fun fact: A poster child of green energy policies has cemented its place in Europe as the most expensive place to own a Tesla.

    India Finance Minister Says Dont Panic Over Slowdown


    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said India needs to find a balance between fiscal prudence and spending -- and theres no need to panic -- as he tries to dig the economy out of its deepest slump in three...

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said India needs to find a balance between fiscal prudence and spending -- and theres no need to panic -- as he tries to dig the economy out of its deepest slump in three years.

    British Police Charge 18-year-old Over London Subway Bombing


    London (AP) -- British police on Friday charged an 18-year-old man with attempted murder and causing an explosion over last week's bomb attack on the London...

    London (AP) -- British police on Friday charged an 18-year-old man with attempted murder and causing an explosion over last week's bomb attack on the London subway.

    Thousands in Germany Protest Over Planned Steel Merger


    Berlin (AP) -- Thousands of steelworkers have gathered in western Germany in a protest over the planned merger of the European steel operations of Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel, which is expected to cost up to 4,000...

    Berlin (AP) -- Thousands of steelworkers have gathered in western Germany in a protest over the planned merger of the European steel operations of Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel, which is expected to cost up to 4,000 jobs.