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Republican foes of health care bill win praise in districts
BUCKNER, Kentucky (AP) -- One of the House Republican rebels, Kentucky Rep. Tom Massie, wasn't just "no" on the GOP health care bill to replace Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. Massie was "hell no."...

Haier boss looks far beyond appliances
QINGDAO, China (AP) -- After Haier Group bought the General Electric Co. appliance unit last year, the Chinese company's chairman says he gave its American managers unusual orders: Ignore me....

World stocks mixed; Asia drops on Chinese liquidity concerns
HONG KONG (AP) -- World stocks were mixed Thursday, with Asian indexes falling as Chinese authorities tightened liquidity in the financial system of the world's second largest economy....

AP EXPLAINS: Could Pell Grants work year-round?
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pell Grants have been a fixture of federal financial aid since the 1970s, helping about 8 million low-income students attend college each year....

Samsung's Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note 7 debacle
NEW YORK (AP) -- Samsung seems to be playing it safe -at least with its battery - as it unveils its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7....

History points to protracted and tough Brexit negotiations
LONDON (AP) -- It took Britain more than a decade of trying to join the European club. It's now got just two to get out and strike a new relationship....

Amid Brexit, Lloyd's of London sets up office in Brussels
LONDON (AP) -- Lloyd's of London is setting up a subsidiary in Brussels so that it can continue to write insurance in Europe once Britain leaves the European Union....

Future of Asian luxury cars, electric vehicles at auto show
GOYANG, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea's largest auto show provides a look at the future of Asian premium cars and electric vehicles, as well as efforts by Asian auto and tech companies to catch up in the field of autonomous driving....

Investment from China in Kushner Manhattan property is off
NEW YORK (AP) -- Talks with a Chinese company seeking a stake in a Fifth Avenue skyscraper owned by the family of Jared Kushner are over....

H&M sales disappoint as more customers shop online
HELSINKI (AP) -- Swedish low-cost fashion brand Hennes & Mauritz AB said Thursday its first quarter sales disappointed, causing a plunge in the company's share price, as customers increasingly shop online....

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