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Convenience store magnate, governor candidate…

A convenience store magnate who twice ran for governor of Massachusetts has died at age 67

Some state lawmakers seek to protect…

Democratic lawmakers in some states are pressing ahead with efforts to protect birth control access and Planned Parenthood funding, in case they are jeopardized again

Supersonic Jet From New York to London in 3 Hours…

Jet startup Boom just raised enough money to build a demo version of its supersonic jet which can fly from New York to London in three hours. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

US official: Trump to meet China's Xi first week…

A senior State Department official says Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) will meet with President Donald Trump the first full week of April

Tribes' battle over Dakota Access pipeline not…

American Indian tribes fighting the Dakota Access pipeline say the pumping of oil into the pipe under their water source is a blow, but doesn't end their legal battle

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Uber Puts the Brakes on Driverless Cars After…

Uber is putting the brakes on its driverless car pilot program after one of its self-driving cars got into a high speed crash in Arizona. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

A timeline of the Dakota Access oil pipeline

A timeline of the Dakota Access oil pipeline

FairPoint, Consolidated shareholders approve $1.5B merger

Telecommunications companies Consolidated Communications and FairPoint Communications say their shareholders have approved a proposed merger

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A look at how Trump's moves on coal will affect…

President Donald Trump's move to roll back Obama-era regulations on climate change is unlikely to turn around the coal industry any time soon

Trump signs order rolling back environmental…

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that will roll back many of former President Barack Obama's efforts to curb global warming

Former Pentagon chief Ash Carter returns to teach…

Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter is returning to teach at Harvard after leaving the Pentagon

Democratic senator asks drugmakers about opioid…

A Democratic senator says she is looking into whether drugmakers are contributing to an overuse of painkillers by Americans

White House calls for domestic cuts to finance…

President Donald Trump is proposing immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and community grants so U.S. taxpayers, not Mexico, can cover the down payment on the border wall

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US stock indexes move higher as consumer…

Financials companies are leading U.S. stock indexes broadly higher in afternoon trading as investors draw encouragement from new data showing strong gains in consumer confidence and U.S. home prices