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Sarah Palin advances to November general election for Alaska House seat, NBC projects

Like former President Donald Trump, Palin has worked as a political commentator and a reality-TV figure since she gave up the governorship.

17th August 2022 09:18
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Rep. Liz Cheney loses GOP primary to Trump-backed challenger, NBC projects

Cheney is Trump's highest-profile Republican critic in Congress and a leading figure in the House investigation of his role in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

17th August 2022 08:27
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Murkowski and Trump-backed Tshibaka advance to Alaska general election, NBC projects

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski and a top Republican primary challenger endorsed by former President Donald Trump will advance to the general election, NBC projects.

17th August 2022 08:12
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Biden signs Inflation Reduction Act into law, setting 15% minimum corporate tax rate

After more than a year of debate, Biden's sweeping infrastructure bill is became law — albeit a significantly smaller version of his Build Back Better plan.

17th August 2022 05:06
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Apple and Meta headsets could face a big challenge: Sticker shock

Apple and Meta are developing technology for mixed reality that requires a lot of expensive parts and a powerful headset.

17th August 2022 05:04
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Trump enemies Liz Cheney, Lisa Murkowski face GOP primary challengers as Sarah Palin stages comeback

Rep. Liz Cheney, Trump's biggest GOP critic in the House and a leader on the Jan. 6 Capitol riot select committee, is expected to lose to Harriet Hageman.

17th August 2022 02:33
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Dodge will discontinue its Challenger and Charger muscle cars next year

Dodge will discontinue its gas-powered Challenger and Charger muscle cars at the end of next year, as the brand transitions to electric vehicles.

17th August 2022 02:16
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Dodge's first electrified vehicle will be a new crossover called the Hornet

The first electrified vehicle for Stellantis' Dodge brand will be a plug-in hybrid crossover called the Hornet, a resurrected name of a 1970s station wagon.

17th August 2022 01:56
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Biden's corporate tax hike in the Inflation Reduction Act won't hurt most U.S. companies, Wall Street analysts say

Big U.S. companies fought the 15% corporate minimum tax in the Inflation Reduction Act, but tax experts say it won't hurt their bottom line all that much.

17th August 2022 00:54
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Amazon workers at warehouse near Albany file petition for union election

Workers at the facility, which is located in the New York town of Schodack, are seeking to be represented by the Amazon Labor Union.

16th August 2022 23:52
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Bond yields rise following big data releases

U.S. Treasury yields rose slightly as investors continued to assess the likely pace and scale of interest rate rises from the Federal Reserve.

16th August 2022 22:39
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Rudy Giuliani named a target in Trump election probe in Georgia, lawyers say

Giuliani was ex-President Donald Trump's personal attorney and a leading figure in various attempts to challenge his electoral loss to President Joe Biden.

16th August 2022 21:24
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Amazon workers walk out over pay, safety concerns at major California air hub

Workers are calling for higher wages and safety improvements, citing "suffocating" temperatures inside the facility.

16th August 2022 20:52
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Democratic lawmaker accuses Google of failing to police deceptive ads

Blumenthal said his staff found the same type of deceptive ads violating Google's policies that it said it removed after a 2021 investigation by The Markup.

16th August 2022 20:38
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Polio has been circulating for months in New York City area and poses an ongoing risk to the unvaccinated, CDC says

No additional cases of paralytic polio have been confirmed, though CDC officials warned that circulation of the virus poses a risk to the unvaccinated.

16th August 2022 20:22
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Amazon is raising seller fees for the holidays to manage through surging inflation

Amazon is increasing fees paid by sellers who use its shipping services as the company contends with rising costs.

16th August 2022 19:49
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Homebuyers are backing out of more deals as high mortgage rates persist and recession fears linger

Homebuilder cancellation rates have more than doubled since April, according to surveys by John Burns Real Estate Consulting.

16th August 2022 19:17
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Amazon accuses FTC of harassing Bezos and Jassy in Prime investigation

Amazon is seeking to quash civil investigative demands from the FTC, including ones issued to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and CEO Andy Jassy.

16th August 2022 17:39
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American Airlines agrees to buy 20 supersonic planes from Boom

American Airlines has agreed to purchase 20 supersonic Overture planes from Boom Supersonic, the second firm order for Boom in the last two years.

16th August 2022 15:34
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Polestar will launch a hot new electric roadster — but not until 2026

Polestar said it will build a version of its popular O2 roadster show car. Production won't start until 2026, but interested buyers can reserve now.

16th August 2022 14:24
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Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' leaps to top of Amazon bestseller lists

The author's "The Satanic Verses" topped several Amazon's bestselling book lists on Tuesday, days after he sustained serious injuries in a stabbing.

16th August 2022 09:29
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DOJ urges judge to keep Trump search warrant affidavit sealed to protect national security investigation

Federal prosecutors investigating former President Donald Trump asked a judge not to unseal an affidavit related to the FBI's search of Trump's Mar-a-Lago home.

16th August 2022 02:27
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Apple tells employees to work at the office three times per week starting in September

The move is a sign that Apple remains committed to in-person work.

16th August 2022 02:14
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Unity shares drop 7% after board rejects acquisition by AppLovin

Gaming software company Unity rejected AppLovin's proposal to buy the company for $20 billion.

15th August 2022 22:02
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Business travel spending might not return to pre-pandemic levels until 2026

Business travel spending won't recover to pre-pandemic levels until 2026, two years later than previously expected, according to a new forecast.

15th August 2022 21:30
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Goldman sees a 'feasible but difficult path' for the Fed to defeat inflation without a recession

The Fed's path to bringing down inflation while keeping the economy from a downturn is still open but getting narrower, according to Goldman Sachs.

15th August 2022 20:49
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HBO Max cuts 14% of staff, or 70 employees, mainly in casting, acquisitions and reality TV divisions

The cuts are part of a larger Warner Bros. Discovery effort to reduce costs.

15th August 2022 20:41
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75% of families don’t know a key date to get financial aid for college

To get financial assistance for college, students must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

15th August 2022 20:26
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London's Heathrow airport extends passenger limits until late October as travel strains continue into the fall

London Heathrow will cap departing passengers at 100,000 a day through Oct. 29.

15th August 2022 19:41