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AP Explains: What Will a Hollywood Writers' Strike Mean?

AP Explains: What Will a Hollywood Writers' Strike Mean?

By Lynn Elber | Apr 28
Hollywood is facing a cliffhanger after members of the Writers Guild of America voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike that could begin as soon as next week.

Uber Takes to the Skies with Next Ride-Hailing Project

Uber Takes to the Skies with Next Ride-Hailing Project

Apr 28
Uber is taking to the skies with its next project - "flying cars" - even as all eyes are on its problems on the ground.

Chobani Sues Infowars' Alex Jones Over Dramatic Claims

Chobani Sues Infowars' Alex Jones Over Dramatic Claims

Apr 27
Greek yogurt giant Chobani says there is no other option but to take conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to court.

GOP Drops U.S.-Mexico Wall Demands as Spending Talks Advance

GOP Drops U.S.-Mexico Wall Demands as Spending Talks Advance

By Andrew Taylor and Alan Fram | Apr 27
Congressional negotiators on Tuesday inched toward a potential agreement on a catchall spending bill that would deny President Donald Trump's request for immediate funding to construct a wall along the Mexico border.

Chipotle Says Sales Rise, Discloses Payment System Problem

Chipotle Says Sales Rise, Discloses Payment System Problem

Apr 27
Chipotle saw a key sales figure rise more than expected as it works to regain customers' trust after a series of food scares, but likely lost at least a little ground again in disclosing a possible data security issue.

Oklahoman Author, Texas Dispute Ownership of 'Lunar Bibles'

Oklahoman Author, Texas Dispute Ownership of 'Lunar Bibles'

By Justin Juozapavicius | Apr 26
Ten microfilm Bibles once launched hundreds of thousands of miles into space sit landlocked today inside an Oklahoma courthouse while a legal battle rages in two states over who is the rightful owner of the celestial keepsakes.

French Election Result Gives Markets A Start-of-Week Lift

French Election Result Gives Markets A Start-of-Week Lift

Apr 25
European stock markets and the euro ratcheted higher Monday, particularly in France, after the first round of the country's presidential election saw centrist Emmanuel Macron emerge on top.

Doctor's Arrest Brings Attention to U.S. Female Circumcisions

Doctor's Arrest Brings Attention to U.S. Female Circumcisions

By Jeff Karoub | Apr 25
Zehra Patwa learned only a few years ago that during a family trip to India at age 7, she was circumcised, which is common for girls in parts of Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Farmers Fear Losing Immigrant Workers Under Trump Crackdown

Farmers Fear Losing Immigrant Workers Under Trump Crackdown

By Andrew Selsky | Apr 24
The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants.

France's Rejected Mainstream Unites for Macron Over Le Pen

France's Rejected Mainstream Unites for Macron Over Le Pen

By Sylvie Corbet and Elaine Ganley | Apr 24
France's political mainstream, shut out of the presidency by an angry electorate, united on Monday to call on voters to back centrist Emmanuel Macron and reject Marine Le Pen's populist nationalism.

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