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A short-term health deal by senators _ with Trump's blessing
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America's health insurance markets in the wake of President Donald Trump's order to terminate "Obamacare" subsidies. Trump himself spoke approvingly of the deal, but some conservatives denounced it as an insurance company bailout, making its future uncertain....



Trump indicates Fed search down to 5 finalists
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he is likely to make his selection for the next Federal Reserve chairman from five candidates, a group that includes current Chair Janet Yellen....



US stock indexes close mostly higher; new highs for Dow, S&P
Gains by health care companies led U.S. stock indexes mostly higher Tuesday, pushing the market further into record territory....



Administration does not brand China currency manipulator
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration on Tuesday once again declined to label China a currency manipulator, even though Donald Trump repeatedly pledged during last year's presidential campaign that he would do so as soon as he took office....



Head of Amazon Studios resigns after harassment charge
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon Studios says it has accepted the resignation of its top executive, Roy Price, following sexual harassment allegations made by a producer on the Amazon series "Man in the High Castle."...



Negotiators give up hope of rewriting NAFTA this year
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Talks to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement have stalled over tough American demands, dashing hopes that a deal can be reached this year....



Autonomous cars head for the Big Apple
DETROIT (AP) -- Autonomous vehicles are already navigating the verdant hills of Pittsburgh and the pitched avenues of San Francisco. They may soon be tested by the chaos of Manhattan, where pedestrians, taxis, buses and bikes embark daily on an eternal quest to avoid impact....



Showrunner alleges sexual harassment by Bob Weinstein
NEW YORK (AP) -- Spike network is investigating reports of sexual harassment by the brother of disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein against the female showrunner of a series produced by The Weinstein Co. and aired on Spike....



Airline delays and cancelations rise due to hurricane
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Partly because of Hurricane Harvey, which shut down both major Houston airports for several days, canceled flights surged and delays increased on U.S. airlines in August....



Johnson & Johnson
Higher spending across the board drove Johnson & Johnson's third-quarter profit down 12 percent, despite a big sales jump fueled by recent acquisitions, hot new cancer drugs and strong sales of other key medicines....