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Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

By Sarah Rankin | Mar 27
Shipping containers full of coal ash from China, Poland and India have come into the U.S. through the Port of Virginia as foreign companies find a market for the same industrial waste that America's utilities are struggling to dispose of.

Trumps Plot Big Hotel Expansion, but Political Problems Loom

Trumps Plot Big Hotel Expansion, but Political Problems Loom

By Bernard Condon and David Koenig | Mar 27
The Trump family is launching a new hotel chain in a bold expansion of a company that critics say is already too big and opaque for an enterprise whose owner sits in the Oval Office.

GOP Controls Federal Government but Struggles to Govern

GOP Controls Federal Government but Struggles to Govern

By Thomas Beaumont and Bill Barrow | Mar 27
The Republican Party of "no" for Democrat Barack Obama's eight years is having a hard time getting to "yes" in the early Donald Trump era.

Trump Plans Office to Bring Business Ideas to Government

Trump Plans Office to Bring Business Ideas to Government

By Catherine Lucey | Mar 27
President Donald Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector.

Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

By John Lederman | Mar 26
The Trump administration issued a permit Friday to build the Keystone XL pipeline, reversing the Obama administration and clearing the way for the $8 billion project to finally be completed.

Black Lives Matter Groups Joining Forces With Wage Activists

Black Lives Matter Groups Joining Forces With Wage Activists

By Errin Haines Whack | Mar 26
A cluster of Black Lives Matter groups and the organization leading the push for a $15-an-hour wage are joining forces to combine the struggle for racial justice with the fight for economic equality.

Cadillac Subscription Plan

Cadillac Subscription Plan

Mar 26
General Motors is launching Book by Cadillac in hopes that a subscription-based model will work for luxury cars.

Uber Vows to Change Direction, Become More Humane Company

Uber Vows to Change Direction, Become More Humane Company

By Michael Liedtke | Mar 25
Uber is vowing to head down a new road and become a more humane company following a wave of ugly developments, including allegations of rampant sexual harassment and a video of a profanity-laced confrontation.

Lawsuits Blaming Saudi Arabia for 9/11 Get New Life

Lawsuits Blaming Saudi Arabia for 9/11 Get New Life

By Larry Neumeister | Mar 25
For years, family members of those killed on Sept. 11 and insurance companies tried unsuccessfully through the courts to hold Saudi Arabia or businesses and organizations there responsible for the terrorist attacks.

Naan Starter: UK Curry Restaurants Feel Betrayed by Brexit

Naan Starter: UK Curry Restaurants Feel Betrayed by Brexit

By Danica Kirka | Mar 25
Brexit is just the latest problem to hit the South Asian restaurant industry in a country where chicken tikka masala is as much the national dish as fish and chips.

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