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GM And Union Members Reach Tentative Contract…

The deal could bring an end to United Auto Workers' weekslong strike.

Spanish PM vows to stand firm amid Catalonia…

Spanish caretaker prime minister Pedro Sánchez says three straight days of violent clashes between protesters and police in Catalonia won't provoke authorities into taking drastic measures

Uber Cuts 350 Jobs In Latest Round Of Layoffs

According to TechCrunch, Uber's CEO announced the layoffs in an email sent to employees Monday.

Twitter: World leaders' accounts not entirely…

Twitter says the accounts of world leaders are not entirely above its policies

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New Report Criticizes FAA And Boeing For 737 Max…

​The report came from the Joint Authorities Technical Review, a panel commissioned by the FAA to review aircraft certification processes.

The Latest: Customs, VAT issues seen holding up…

The European Parliament's chief Brexit official says that over the coming hours in the run-up to the EU summit "there are possibilities for an agreement, but it is not done."

Strike Is Costing GM $1.1 Billion And Denting The…

GM's biggest strike since 2007 has cost its nearly 50,000 workers $624 million in compensation.

Technology companies lead modest slide for US…

A day of mostly listless trading on Wall Street ended Wednesday with modest losses as the stock market gave back some of its gains from the day before

Renault Fires Its CEO In Abrupt Leadership Change

Thierry Bolloré became the French automaker's CEO in January. He replaced Carlos Ghosn, who's facing multiple financial misconduct charges.

Farmers blame Trump for biofuels rule they view…

Farmers and biofuels officials are expressing anger over a rule released by the EPA they say fails to uphold a promise President Donald Trump made 11 days ago to fulfill the intent of an ethanol law passed by Congress

Talks Between GM, United Auto Workers Stall 3…

The UAW's strike has reportedly already cost GM over $1 billion.

US to require Chinese officials to report…

The Trump administration will soon require Chinese officials in the United States to notify the State Department ahead of any contacts they plan to have with American educators, researchers and local and state governments

Private Equity Investment Is Soaring In Addiction…

But recovery advocates are skeptical about the intentions investors have.

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Trump boasts that US would win tariff war with…

President Donald Trump is voicing confidence that the U.S. could not lose a tariff war with the European Union as the U.S. prepares to impose trade sanctions on up to $7.5 billion worth of EU goods

Unilever Promises To Process More Plastic Than It…

​The company wants to reduce its plastic waste, and part of its plan is to collect and process more plastic than it uses in product packaging.

Macron and Merkel try to showcase unity as Brexit…

President Emmanuel Macron and Chancellor Angela Merkel have sought to show unity at a meeting in southern France, as the European Union and Britain appeared close to a tentative Brexit deal.

GM And Striking Union Workers Fail To Reach…

The two sides failed to reach an agreement on a new four-year contract over the weekend as the strike moves into its fourth week.

Correction: Pregnancy Discrimination story

Book: Trump mulled order to close parts of VA…

An upcoming book says President Donald Trump was eager for changes at the Department of Veterans Affairs and toyed with issuing an executive order early in his term to close parts of VA's health system without consulting Congress

Clarification: Ukraine-Protests story

Dutch farmers protest efforts to cut emissions…

Thousands of Dutch farmers, many driving tractors, poured into The Hague on Wednesday to protest government moves to rein in carbon and nitrogen emissions

Earthquake probed as possible cause of California…

Officials are trying to determine if a 4.5 magnitude earthquake triggered an explosion at a fuel storage facility in the San Francisco Bay Area that started a fire and trapped thousands in their homes for hours because of potentially unhealthy air

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Small Northern Irish party plays big role in…

The Democratic Unionist Party is a small Northern Irish political grouping with an oversized impact on the delicate Brexit negotiations.

Regulators put most Mountain Valley construction on hold

Federal regulators are putting a temporary stop to most construction on the Mountain Valley Pipeline amid litigation over key project permits

US retail sales dip 0.3% in September

US retail sales fall 0.3% in September, biggest decline in 7 months