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A Future Where Anyone Can Be The Right Person For…

Retraining programs are making it easier for states and companies to prepare workers for a shifting job market.

Starbucks to expand delivery in US, China

Starbucks to expand delivery in effort to accelerate growth in US and China

Boy Scouts' money struggles: Is bankruptcy an…

The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring "all options" to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection

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Michigan governor reaches final deal on Great…

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's administration has wrapped up negotiations with Enbridge Inc. on building a tunnel to contain an oil pipeline beneath a Great Lakes waterway

Walker uses power next governor may not have to…

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker executed a $28 million deal to save nearly 400 jobs at a Kimberly-Clark Corp. plant using powers that his Democratic successor would no longer have under a bill passed during a lame-duck session last week

Lease sale in Alaska petroleum reserve draws modest interest

The federal government's attempt to sell oil leases in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska has again drawn a modest response

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's theory about Mexico, trade…

AP FACT CHECK: Trump advances a face-saving argument that Mexico actually is paying for his wall

Schwab Declares Preferred Stock Dividend

Republican senator distances himself from…

The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee has quickly unloaded Raytheon stock

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

U.S. stocks wobbled Thursday as the markets turned fairly quiet after a very turbulent start to the week

CVS and Delta fall while Aflac and General Electric jump

CVS Health and Delta Air Lines sink while Aflac and General Electric rally

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Markets Right Now: US stocks drift to a mostly lower close

Stocks drifted to a mostly lower close on Wall Street as trading calmed down following a turbulent few days earlier this week.

Toyota recalls pickups, SUVs to fix air bag, brake problems

Toyota is recalling nearly 143,000 SUVs and pickups worldwide to fix air bag and brake problems

Apple to build new Austin hub, expand in other…

Apple plans $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, smaller locations in Seattle, San Diego and Culver City; will expand in Pittsburgh, New York and Colorado

Feds: US fishermen had good year aided by…

The federal government says U.S. commercial fishing generated more than $144 billion in sales in 2016, a total about in line with trends of recent years

Diageo to build new whiskey distillery in Kentucky

Spirits giant Diageo is taking a deeper plunge into bourbon and American whiskey production with plans for a new distillery in Kentucky

The Latest: Climate delegate: 'What's the point…

The head of the Maldives delegation to the U.N. climate conference is questioning the point of the yearly summits, saying they are "failing" to produce meaningful results

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Delta's 2019 forecast helps send airline stocks lower

Delta profit will rise in 2019 but perhaps not as much as was expected