EU blocks merger of Deutsche Boerse, London Stock Exchange
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union has blocked the planned merger of Germany's Deutsche Boerse and the London Stock Exchange....
UK set to file for EU divorce, triggering 2 years to Brexit
LONDON (AP) -- Britain is set to formally file for divorce from the European Union Wednesday, ending a 44-year relationship, enacting the decision made by U.K. voters in a referendum nine months ago and launching both Britain and the bloc into uncharted territory....
The Latest: Pound trading lower in the run-up to Brexit
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on Brexit (all times local):...
Timeline of events leading up to Brexit
LONDON (AP) -- A timeline of key events related to Britain's decision to leave the European Union:...
Insurers deny claims based on questionable cell tower data
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- It took Jaclyn Bentley nearly three years to prove she didn't burn her house down for the insurance money, allegations she and her lawyer say were born of the junk practice of analyzing cellphone tower data....
Toshiba says Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection
TOKYO (AP) -- Japan's embattled Toshiba Corp. said Wednesday that its U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co. has filed for bankruptcy protection....
Iranians, engines of US university research, wait in limbo
BOSTON (AP) -- Hundreds of Iranian students already accepted into U.S. graduate programs may not be able to come next fall because of the uncertainty surrounding President Donald Trump's proposed travel ban, potentially derailing research projects and leaving some science programs scrambling to find new students....
Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The chairman of the House intelligence committee is refusing to step away from its investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, as fresh political allegations bring new cries of protest from Democrats....
The Pennsylvania Tourism Office reported to a state House Committee that efforts to market itself as a destination for tourists is falling behind neighboring states due to six years of funding cuts now a $10 million budget being outspent by New York 5-1 and Virginia 3-1. Reporting studies showing Pennsylvania losing 37 million visitors-spending $7.7 billion and over $400 million lost in state tax revenue due to underfunding tourism efforts. The report concluded that an investment in tourism generates more income for the Commonwealth.
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