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From left, Leandra English, who was elevated to interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau by its outgoing director, meets with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., to discuss the fight for control of the U.S. consumer watchdog's fate after President Donald Trump chose White House budget director Mick Mulvaney for the same post, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
November 28, 2017 - 8:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the dispute over leadership of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Lawyers for a woman who argues she's the rightful acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are exploring their legal options now that a judge has...
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November 28, 2017 - 7:54 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Italian energy company has received permission to drill oil exploration wells in U.S. Arctic waters. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement announced Tuesday it approved an application from Eni (EN-ee) U.S. Operating Co. Inc. to drill in the Beaufort (BOH-...
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November 28, 2017 - 7:29 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Canadian man pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges stemming from a massive breach at Yahoo that authorities say was directed by two Russian intelligence agents and affected at least a half billion user accounts. Karim Baratov appeared in a jail jumpsuit before a federal judge and...
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From left, Leandra English, who was elevated to interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau by its outgoing director, meets with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., to discuss the fight for control of the U.S. consumer watchdog's fate after President Donald Trump chose White House budget director Mick Mulvaney for the same post, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
November 28, 2017 - 7:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the dispute over leadership of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Lawyers for Leandra English, who argue that she's the rightful acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, are now exploring their legal options...
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President Donald Trump pauses as the media departs after he spoke in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, during a meeting with Republican congressional leaders. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
November 28, 2017 - 7:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans held together and shoved their signature tax overhaul a crucial step ahead Tuesday as wavering GOP senators showed a growing openness. But its fate remained uncertain, and a planned White House summit aimed at averting a government shutdown was derailed when President...
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November 28, 2017 - 7:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is launching an investigation into Chinese imports, deploying trade-policy tools the United States hasn't used for more than a quarter century in a move likely to raise tensions with Beijing. The Commerce Department said Tuesday that it has begun...
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November 28, 2017 - 7:20 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Canadian man pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges stemming from a massive breach at Yahoo that authorities say was directed by two Russian intelligence agents and affected at least a half billion user accounts. Karim Baratov appeared in a jail jumpsuit before a federal judge and...
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FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, file photo, a self-driving Uber sits ready to take journalists for a ride during a media preview in Pittsburgh. A federal criminal investigation into alleged espionage at Uber has indefinitely delayed a trial over whether the beleaguered ride-hailing service stole self-driving car technology from Waymo, a spinoff from Google. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
November 28, 2017 - 6:53 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Federal prosecutors are investigating allegations that Uber deployed an espionage team to plunder trade secrets from its rivals. The revelation triggered a delay in a high-profile trial over whether the beleaguered ride-hailing service stole self-driving car technology from a...
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From left, Leandra English, who was elevated to interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau by its outgoing director, meets with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., to discuss the fight for control of the U.S. consumer watchdog's fate after President Donald Trump chose White House budget director Mick Mulvaney for the same post, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
November 28, 2017 - 6:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the dispute over leadership of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Lawyers for Leandra English, who argue that she's the rightful acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, are now exploring their legal options...
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November 28, 2017 - 6:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is launching an investigation into Chinese imports, deploying trade-policy tools the United States hasn't used for more than a quarter century in a move likely to raise tensions with Beijing. The U.S. Commerce Department says it has begun looking into...
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