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Chinese manufacturer chooses Georgia for its first US plant

A Chinese manufacturer has chosen Georgia as the location for its first US plant

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After air accidents, survivors grapple with flying again
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After air accidents, survivors grapple with flying again

After air accidents, survivors face a question: Will they fly again?

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's shifting rationale for firing Comey
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's shifting rationale for firing Comey

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's shifting rationale for firing Comey; inflating expectations of a simpler tax season next time

Smyths Toys to take over Toys R Us stores in Germany
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Smyths Toys to take over Toys R Us stores in Germany

Ireland-based Smyths Toys has reached a deal to take over more than 90 Toys R Us stores in Germany, Austria and Switzerland

California regulators investigating worker safety at Tesla
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California regulators investigating worker safety at Tesla

Workplace safety regulators say they are investigating two incidents at automaker Tesla's factory in Northern California

Lobbyist tied to condo leased by EPA chief retires from firm
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Lobbyist tied to condo leased by EPA chief retires from firm

The fossil-fuels lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo leased by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is taking early retirement as a result of the scandal

Americans told to toss romaine lettuce over E. coli fears
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Americans told to toss romaine lettuce over E. coli fears

U.S. health officials are telling consumers to throw away any store-bought romaine lettuce they have in their kitchens and are warning restaurants not to serve it amid an E. coli outbreak

DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers
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DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers

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After Facebook scrutiny, is Google next?

Facebook has taken the lion's share of scrutiny from Congress and the media about data-handling practices that allow savvy marketers and political agents to target specific audiences, but it's far from alone

European regulators tighten order for jet fan blade tests
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European regulators tighten order for jet fan blade tests

The European Aviation Safety Agency has tightened a nearly month-old directive ordering inspections of some fan blades in engines like those used on a Southwest Airlines jet involved in a fatal accident