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Trump pushes Congress for new health law after court ruling

Trump pushes Congress for new health law after court ruling

WASHINGTON — After a federal judge ruled that the Obama-era health overhaul was "invalid," President Donald Trump is looking to congressional leaders to come up with a replacement even as the White House says the current law will remain in place for
Tear gas on Champs-Elysees but fewer Paris protesters seen

Tear gas on Champs-Elysees but fewer Paris protesters seen

PARIS — Tear gas billowed Saturday across the French capital's protest-scarred Champs-Elysees after a day of largely peaceful demonstrations and water cannons shot into the crowds on the fifth straight weekend of protests by the country's "yellow ves
Staples Canada transforms business model with co-working spaces, cafes and more

Staples Canada transforms business model with co-working spaces, cafes and more

TORONTO — Regular customers of certain Staples Canada Inc. locations may not recognize their local stores the next time they visit. The company is transforming its business model at two locations in Kirkland, Que.

Moody's downgrades Ontario's credit rating from Aa2 to Aa3, citing deficit

TORONTO — Bond rating agency Moody's has downgraded the province of Ontario's credit rating. The agency announced the downgrade from Aa2 to Aa3 on Thursday, citing the province's $14.
California alleges utility falsified pipeline safety records

California alleges utility falsified pipeline safety records

SAN FRANCISCO — Regulators on Friday accused one of California's largest utilities of falsifying safety documents for natural gas pipelines for years following its criminal conviction and multimillion-dollar fine for a pipeline explosion that killed
China suspends tariff hikes on US cars, auto parts

China suspends tariff hikes on US cars, auto parts

BEIJING — China announced a 90-day suspension on Friday of tariff hikes on U.S. cars, trucks and auto parts following its cease-fire in a trade battle with Washington that threatens global economic growth.

Apple strikes deal to produce new 'Peanuts' content

LOS ANGELES — Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the "Peanuts" crew will have a new home on Apple's streaming service. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new "Peanuts" content.

GM says it has 2,700 jobs for workers slated to be laid off

DETROIT — General Motors' plans to lay off 14,000 salaried and blue-collar workers might not be as bad as originally projected. The company said Friday that 2,700 out of the 3,300 U.S. factory jobs slated for elimination will now be saved.
Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women's rights groups

Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women's rights groups

NEW YORK — CBS on Friday pledged to give $20 million to 18 organizations dedicated to eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace as the network tries to recover from a scandal that led to the ouster of its top executive, Les Moonves.
Michigan governor signs bills to gut wage, sick time laws

Michigan governor signs bills to gut wage, sick time laws

LANSING, Mich. — Gov.