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The Latest: Germany pushes back against US…

A German government spokesman says trade surpluses like the one that's provoking President Donald Trump's ire are the result of market factors and are "neither good nor bad."

CEO pay by the numbers: How big were last year's…

The typical raise for CEOs at big U.S. companies was 8.5 percent last year, the biggest in three years, as the corner-office class continues to pull away from average workers

Kurtz: Trump triggers Twitter taunts

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the reaction by the public to new poll results showing President Trump with a 40% approval rating

Special K Thinks They Reveal Women's Biggest…

Women no longer need to hide their eating habits, according to an ad from Special K, they need to "own it". Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) has more.

Guardian Reporter Says He Was 'Body Slammed' By…

While trying to interview GOP House candidate Greg Gianforte, Ben Jacobs claims he was "body slammed."

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US durable goods orders fell for first time in 5…

US orders for long-lasting manufactured goods fell in April for the first time in 5 months

World stocks dip, oil price stabilizes after big…

World stock markets weaken as G-7 summit of leaders gets underway, while oil stabilizes after tumble on production cut

Kurtz: The world sees a more scripted Trump

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the surprising positive coverage the president's first overseas trip is receiving in the media

You Can Now Vacation And Cook in Julia Child's…

Foodies can now put their culinary skills to the test in Julia Child's French kitchen. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) has more.

'Game Of Thrones' Trailer For Season 7, Martin…

HBO's trailer for "Game of Thrones" season seven just dropped. Let's obsess over it for a while. Oh, and GRRM has more TV shows in the making.

US growth in Q1 revised up to 1.2 pct. but still weak

US economy grew at modest 1.2 percent rate in Q1, better than first believed but well below Trump goal

Zuckerberg urges Harvard grads to build a world…

Mark Zuckerberg gave a commencement speech at Harvard, the university he dropped out of to create Facebook

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Kurtz on Russia scandal: A cover-up without a…

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on why the Trump campaign is seemingly 'covering up' any 'collusion' with Russia when no concrete evidence has emerged

America is Obsessed with Canned Wine

It looks like canned wine is having its moment, according to numbers from Nielsen and a survey out of Texas Tech University. Sales numbers show this cool drink will be a hot ticket item this summer. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Fox News, Sean Hannity Backtrack From DNC…

The network has retracted its original reporting on the murder of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich.

Report: EU trade boss says pre-Brexit trade deal unrealistic

The European Union's trade commissioner says it's "unrealistic" to expect that a trade deal between the EU and Britain will be ready by the time the U.K. leaves the bloc in 2019

Costco shares rise as earnings top Wall Street…

Costco shares rise after the warehouse club company reported earnings that topped Wall Street expectations

Clarification: Serena Williams-Silicon Valley…

Clarification: Serena Williams-Silicon Valley story

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Could These iPhone 9 Rumors Be True?

A lot has happened since the iPhone first came out. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Strike by government workers in Portugal disrupts services

A 24-hour strike by Portuguese government workers over pay and working hours is disrupting public services, especially in the national health service and the state education system

Trump plan to sell off half of oil stockpile…

President Donald Trump's proposal to sell nearly half the US emergency oil stockpile is renewing debate over the need for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve