California lawmakers move closer to regional electric grid
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California lawmakers move closer to regional electric grid

A California Senate panel has narrowly advanced a contentious proposal to link oversight of California's electric grid with other states in the U.S. West

After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report
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After query, Ross shorted stock in Kremlin-tied firm: report

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made a trade betting that the stock in a shipping company with Russian-government ties would fall, a transaction coming just days after he learned of a possible negative news story about his investment in the company

Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers
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Mobile carriers cut off flow of location data to brokers

Mobile carriers are cutting off the flow of location data to middleman companies

Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation
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Google, Facebook, others speak out against child separation

CEOs of Facebook, Google, Apple and others speak out against child separations at the border

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FedEx profit rises on increase in volume, shipping rates

Higher rates, increase in deliveries and tax benefits help FedEx boost quarterly profit to $1.13 billion

Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators
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Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

Hollywood creators are speaking up against Fox News Channel for its coverage of the debate over President Trump's immigration policies, the latest coming after Fox's Laura Ingraham likened detention centers for children to summer camps.

GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added
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GE to end more than 100-year run on Dow; Walgreens added

General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate's position in the 30-company blue chip index after more than 100 years

Colorado to adopt California's stricter car pollution rules
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Colorado to adopt California's stricter car pollution rules

Colorado's governor has ordered his state to adopt California's vehicle pollution rules, joining other states in resisting the Trump administration's plans to ease up on emission standards

Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording
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Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording

Fight over who gets to use "meat" shows the power of words in shaping appetites

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Trump's tariffs: What they are and how they would work

Trump's tariffs: What they are, what they're supposed to do and whether they're likely to work