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AP Fact Check: Trump Misfires on Economy, Syria, Impeachment
Despite Defections, Facebook Officially Launches Libra
California Adopts Broadest U.S. Rules for Seizing Guns

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Despite Defections, Facebook Officially Launches Libra

AP Fact Check: Trump Misfires on Economy, Syria, Impeachment

By Ken Sweet |
Facebook officially moved forward with its plans Monday to create a new digital currency called Libra, despite several high-profile defections from the project and intense criticis...

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United Airlines Posts $1 Billion Profit on Summer Travel

United Airlines Posts $1 Billion Profit on Summer Travel

By David Koenig | Oct 16
Cheaper jet fuel and slightly higher fares helped United Airlines boost third-quarter profit 23% to $1 billion.

Biden, Warren, Sanders Face Scrutiny at Democratic Debate

Biden, Warren, Sanders Face Scrutiny at Democratic Debate

By Steve Peoples | Oct 15
A dozen Democratic presidential candidates will meet on Tuesday for the most crowded presidential debate in modern history. The three front runners face the most intense spotlight.

Where You Die Can Affect Your Chance of Being An Organ Donor

Where You Die Can Affect Your Chance of Being An Organ Donor

By Lauran Neergaard and Nicky Forster | Oct 15
If Roland Henry had died in a different part of the country, his organs might have been recovered. And lives could have been saved.

Despite Defections, Facebook Officially Launches Libra

Despite Defections, Facebook Officially Launches Libra

By Ken Sweet | Oct 15
Facebook officially moved forward with its plans Monday to create a new digital currency called Libra, despite several high-profile defections from the project and intense criticism from U.S. regulators and politicians.

California Adopts Broadest U.S. Rules for Seizing Guns

California Adopts Broadest U.S. Rules for Seizing Guns

By Don Thompson and Kathleen Ronayne | Oct 15
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a law that will make the state the first to allow employers, co-workers and teachers to seek gun violence restraining orders against other people.

Venezuelans Seek Strength, Healing from Mythical Goddess

Venezuelans Seek Strength, Healing from Mythical Goddess

Oct 15
Every year, thousands trek to a mountainside in Venezuela for rituals played out with fire, blood and smoke to pay tribute to the indigenous goddess Maria Lionza, who is revered across the crisis-stricken South American nation.

German Security Services Want More Powers to Fight Extremism

German Security Services Want More Powers to Fight Extremism

By Frank Jordans | Oct 15
Germany's security services said Tuesday they're seeking greater powers to fight the kind of far-right extremism behind last week's synagogue attack, including requiring internet companies to report illegal hate speech to police.

Economists Who Study Poverty Win Nobel Prize

Economists Who Study Poverty Win Nobel Prize

By Jan M. Olsen and Aleksandar Ljubojevic | Oct 14
The 2019 Nobel Prize in economics was awarded Monday to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for pioneering new ways to alleviate global poverty.

AP Interview: Sanders Details Plan to 'End Corporate Greed'

AP Interview: Sanders Details Plan to 'End Corporate Greed'

By Will Weissert | Oct 14
Bernie Sanders has released a major proposal to "end corporate greed and corruption" by requiring large companies to give ownership stakes to their workers.

AP Fact Check: Trump's Premature Win on Trade, Syria Fiction

AP Fact Check: Trump's Premature Win on Trade, Syria Fiction

By Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward | Oct 14
It was a week of caustic rhetoric by President Donald Trump over Syria and the impeachment inquiry, and truth often took a beating.

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