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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Shifting Rationale for Firing Comey

Chinese Exporters Scramble to Cope with Trump Tariff Hike

By Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen |
President Donald Trump offered a shifting rationale this past week for his firing of FBI Director James Comey and joined other Republicans in exaggerating how much simpler it will ...

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Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

By Marcy Gordon | Apr 24
The tax overhaul that took effect Jan. 1 provides generous permanent breaks for corporations and wealthy Americans, while those for individuals and families are only temporary.

Times a Changin'? Why America is Ripe for Protest in 2018

Times a Changin'? Why America is Ripe for Protest in 2018

By Adam Geller | Apr 24
More than five decades after Americans poured into the streets to demand civil rights and the end to a deeply unpopular war, thousands are embracing a culture of resistance unlike anything since.

For the First Time, Facebook Spells Out What it Forbids

For the First Time, Facebook Spells Out What it Forbids

By Barbara Ortutay | Apr 24
If you've ever wondered exactly what sorts of things Facebook would like you not to do on its service, you're in luck.

Pot Politics: Schumer Joins Politicians Rethinking Marijuana

Pot Politics: Schumer Joins Politicians Rethinking Marijuana

By Kevin Freking | Apr 23
The top Senate Democrat is using marijuana's informal holiday to announce a change of heart about the drug, another sign of the growing political acceptance of pot.

Ask Brianna: How to Say No to Being A Bridesmaid

Ask Brianna: How to Say No to Being A Bridesmaid

By Brianna McGurran | Apr 23
A true friend will understand if your finances keep you from participating, and that declining her request isn't reflective of the friendship. Here's how to make sure nothing gets lost in translation.

Corruption Watchdog: G-20 Moving Slowly Against Tax Havens

Corruption Watchdog: G-20 Moving Slowly Against Tax Havens

Apr 22
Two years after the Panama Papers revealed how the rich have stashed wealth in shell companies, the world's Group of 20 industrialized and developing nations have made only slow progress improving transparency,

Liz Weston: Beat the Retiree Crowds to These 5 Places Abroad

Liz Weston: Beat the Retiree Crowds to These 5 Places Abroad

By Liz Weston | Apr 22
The rewards of seeking out less-known destinations can be considerable. Living costs can be lower, and you may enjoy a more authentic experience of the country before your fellow compatriots rush in.

NOT REAL NEWS: Colorado McDonald's Franchises Not Converting Play Areas Into Pot-Smoking Centers

NOT REAL NEWS: Colorado McDonald's Franchises Not Converting Play Areas Into Pot-Smoking Centers

Apr 22
McDonald's PlayPlaces aren't becoming pot places, not even in Colorado, the first state with legal recreational marijuana sales.

Suspended Fraternity: Offensive Video Was 'Satirical Sketch'

Suspended Fraternity: Offensive Video Was 'Satirical Sketch'

Apr 21
A fraternity suspended at Syracuse University over an offensive video said in an apologetic statement on Friday that the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch" depicting an uneducated, intolerant person.

When to Ignore Credit Card Advice

When to Ignore Credit Card Advice

By Gregory Karp | Apr 21
Credit card tips might be easier to understand when they're binary - do this, don't do that - but that advice usually doesn't apply to everybody. In fact, some advice could hurt more than help.

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