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Youth Unemployment Is Down, But So Is Labor Force…

About 60 percent of people ages 16-24 were either working or looking for work in July of this year.

US says conserving oil is no longer an economic…

The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll…

Italy's president has demanded guarantees that all the nation's roads are safe following the Genoa highway bridge collapse, after he comforted mourners at a state funeral for many of the dead in the grieving port city

Putin dances at Austrian wedding; talks with…

Russian President Vladimir Putin made a flying visit to Austria to attend the wedding of the country's foreign minister Saturday, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel

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UK's right-wing Farage vows to end Brexit…

Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage says he is joining up with a pro-Brexit pressure group to oppose Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for future ties with the European Union

Turkey's president says country will defy…

Turkey's president has said his country will stand strong against an "attempted economic coup" amid heightened tensions with the United States

US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory…

Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination

Venezuela hikes wages ahead of monetary overhaul

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro raised wages for the fifth time this year while saying he's looking to establish a single exchange rate tied to the nation's fledgling cryptocurrency

Justice lawyers try to halt Trump financial…

The Justice Department is asking a federal judge to let them file a legal appeal that could, for now, keep President Donald Trump's critics from gaining access to financial records related to his Washington hotel

Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated…

A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an Associated Press report this week

Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over…

Feud over detained American pastor in Turkey overshadows deeper problems in U.S.-Turkish relationship, as well as fate of other detainees

The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating…

Ratings agency Moody's has downgraded Turkey's credit rating deeper into "junk" status and slapped a "negative" rating on its outlook.

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As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may…

Tesla shares tumble as CEO Elon Musk admits in newspaper interview that job stress is getting to him

Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to…

The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors

Trump attends Hamptons fundraiser hosted by hot…

President Donald Trump is at his New Jersey golf resort after a closed-door fundraiser in the Hamptons in New York

Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China…

US stocks rise at the finish of trading as investors hope for more progress in trade talks between the US and China