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Debt, Protectionism Could Drag Down Improving Global Economy

Debt, Protectionism Could Drag Down Improving Global Economy

By David McHugh | Jun 28
The global economy's recovery is maturing and faces risks from populist rejection of free trade and from high debt that could burden consumers and companies as interest rates rise.

Black Marks Fall Off Credit Reports in July

Black Marks Fall Off Credit Reports in July

By Liz Weston, Nerd Wallet | Jun 28
Starting July 1, the credit scores of up to 14 million people could begin to rise as credit reports are scrubbed of nearly all civil judgments and many tax liens.

5 Rare Barbary Lion Cubs Go on Show at Zoo in Germany

Jun 27
Five rare Barbary lion cubs have been shown to the public for the first time at a zoo in southwestern Germany, delighting visitors as they clumsily plodded through their enclosure.

High Court Won't Hear Challenge to Consumer Agency Actions

High Court Won't Hear Challenge to Consumer Agency Actions

Jun 27
The Supreme Court won't hear a challenge to enforcement actions the government's consumer finance watchdog agency took while its director was serving under an invalid appointment.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and Missions Unaccomplished

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and Missions Unaccomplished

By Jim Drinkard and Calvin Woodward | Jun 26
President Donald Trump has a way of presenting missions as accomplished even when they're not.

The Pain and Gain of Brexit Vote: British Economy A Year On

The Pain and Gain of Brexit Vote: British Economy A Year On

By Caroline Spiezioand Pan Pylas | Jun 25
Few events outside of war can have quite as much potential impact on the economy of a country as Britain's decision a year ago to leave the European Union.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Solar-Power Brainwave was Borrowed

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Solar-Power Brainwave was Borrowed

By Jill Colvin and Josh Boak | Jun 25
President Donald Trump is crediting himself with the idea of building a Mexico border wall of solar panels. But that looks to be a borrowed brainwave; others pitched a solar wall back when he was a solar power skeptic.

A New Platform for Whole Foods? How Deal Could Upend Grocery

A New Platform for Whole Foods? How Deal Could Upend Grocery

By Candice Choi | Jun 25
Seeing Whole Foods products first in Amazon searches? Breezing through the grocer's stores with an app that scans affordable fruits and seafood Those are among the possible scenarios that unnerved the food industry last week.

Uber Allows Riders to Tip Drivers Via App, Matching Lyft

Uber Allows Riders to Tip Drivers Via App, Matching Lyft

By Michael Liedtke and Tom Krisher | Jun 25
Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.

Amazon Aiming to be the Dressing Room in Your House

Amazon Aiming to be the Dressing Room in Your House

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Jun 25
Amazon is hoping to claim more territory once held by department stores, essentially placing a dressing room in your house.

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