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Michigan Eyed As Bellwether for Legal Pot in Midwest

IRS Increases Contribution Limits for Retirement Accounts

By Jeff Karoub |
Michigan is aiming to build a potentially lucrative industry from the ground up with passage of a ballot initiative to legalize recreational marijuana. It could do more by serving ...

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Amazon HQ Favorites: Similar Basics but Different Vibes

Amazon HQ Favorites: Similar Basics but Different Vibes

Nov 13
The communities said to be favored to become homes to a pair of big, new East Coast bases for Amazon are both riverfront stretches of major metropolitan areas with ample transportation and space for workers.

With Uber Eats' Fast Growth Comes Potential for Profit

With Uber Eats' Fast Growth Comes Potential for Profit

By Tim Krisher | Nov 13
In three years, the Uber Eats restaurant food delivery service has grown from an experiment to serving much of the U.S. and major cities worldwide.

Facebook Ends Forced Arbitration of Sexual Misconduct Claims

Facebook Ends Forced Arbitration of Sexual Misconduct Claims

Nov 13
Facebook is dropping a requirement for mandatory arbitration of sexual misconduct allegations, acceding to a demand recently pressed by other Silicon Valley tech workers.

Transatlantic Budget Flying Gets a Reality Check

Transatlantic Budget Flying Gets a Reality Check

Nov 13
For those hoping for ever cheaper fares on long-haul flights, this month's takeover of Icelandic airline Wow is not good news.

Liz Cheney Poised for Ascent into Republican Leadership

Liz Cheney Poised for Ascent into Republican Leadership

By Mead Gruver and Lisa Mascaro | Nov 13
Liz Cheney has had a quiet first term as congresswoman, but that's about to change. She's seeking a House Republican leadership post that's key to her party's strategy against next year's Democratic majority.

Why Wait? Democrats Openly Flirt with 2020 Campaign

Why Wait? Democrats Openly Flirt with 2020 Campaign

By Thomas Beaumont, Juana Summers, and Julie Pace | Nov 13
Motivated by an urgency to unseat President Donald Trump and the prospect of a historically large primary field, Democrats see little incentive to delay or downplay their 2020 presidential hopes.

Homeowners Are Spending, Home Depot is Winning

Homeowners Are Spending, Home Depot is Winning

Nov 13
Home Depot is breezing past all expectations for the third quarter, including comparable-store sales, with consumers plowing money into homes even as the housing market appears to cool off.

After 17 Years, Many Afghans Blame U.S. for Unending War

After 17 Years, Many Afghans Blame U.S. for Unending War

By Kathy Gannon | Nov 13
When U.S. forces and their Afghan allies rode into Kabul in November 2001 they were greeted as liberators. But after 17 years of war, the Taliban have retaken half the country, security is worse than it's ever been, and many Afghans blame the Americans.

Spiritual First Responders Hit the Streets Amid Drug Crisis

Spiritual First Responders Hit the Streets Amid Drug Crisis

By Michael Hill | Nov 13
Sidewalk prayers near shoot-up spots. Sunday sermons in the back of a bar. Pleas to struggling souls to surrender to God. Funerals for members of their flock who didn't make it. Clergy members have become spiritual first responders in the opioid crisis.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Rhetoric on Voter Fraud is Misleading

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Rhetoric on Voter Fraud is Misleading

By Hope Yen and Christopher Rugaber | Nov 12
Facing closely contested election races in Florida and Arizona, President Donald Trump is spreading misleading rhetoric regarding voting fraud.

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