US home prices rise in June at slowest pace in 10 months
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. home prices rose modestly in June, pushed up by strong sales and a limited supply of available properties....
EU says Apple must pay up to 13B euros in back taxes
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Apple will have to pay up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) plus interest in back taxes to Ireland after the European Union found Tuesday that the U.S. technology giant received illegal tax benefits over 11 years....
The Latest: Apple CEO says no 'special deals' with Ireland
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest on the European Union's decision that Apple must pay billions in back taxes (all times local):...
Seattle weighs new rules for businesses with hourly workers
SEATTLE (AP) -- Seattle leaders have proposed new rules for retail and food-service businesses with hourly employees, including requiring them to schedule shifts two weeks in advance and compensate workers for some last-minute changes - the latest push by a city that has led the nation in mandating worker benefits....
Vegas, Asian investors betting on Sin City's Chinese tourism
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Sin City and Asian investors are going all in on Chinese tourism, as some of Las Vegas' latest developments on and off the Strip target Chinese nationals and Chinese-Americans....
France wants halt to 'imbalanced' EU-US trade deal talks
PARIS (AP) -- The French government wants the European Union to end talks with the U.S. on forging a sweeping trade deal that it sees as too friendly to U.S. businesses....
Global stocks rise as investors weigh future of US rates
TOKYO (AP) -- Global stock markets mostly rose on Tuesday as investors weighed the possibility and timing of another U.S. interest rate increase this year....
Over 40 pct. of VW owners seek emissions cheating settlement
DETROIT (AP) -- About 210,000 owners of Volkswagens with 2-liter diesel engines that cheat on emissions tests have registered to settle with the company under the terms of a June court agreement....
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand for the playing of the national anthem in protest of what he deems are wrongdoings against African Americans saying “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color". Kaepernick said that he is aware that this will not sit well with a lot of people, including the 49ers."
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