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Shkreli jury selection expected to take a third day
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jury selection at the securities fraud trial of a former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for price-gouging hit a rough patch on Tuesday as the court struggled to pick a pool of prospective jurors who could ignore a swirl of bad publicity for the defendant....

LA City Council oks plans for George Lucas museum
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Force was with George Lucas on Tuesday as the Los Angeles City Council moved with lightsaber speed to clear the way for a $1.5 billion Museum of Narrative Art the "Star Wars" creator plans to build down the road from his alma mater....

Senate GOP shelves health bill, imperils 'Obamacare' repeal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate GOP leaders abruptly shelved their long-sought health care overhaul Tuesday, asserting they can still salvage it but raising new doubts about whether President Donald Trump and the Republicans will ever deliver on their promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare."...

Making Ivanka Trump shoes: Long hours, low pay and abuse
GANZHOU, China (AP) -- A worker with blood dripping from his head marked a low point in the tense, grinding life at a southeastern China factory used by Ivanka Trump and other fashion brands. An angry manager had hit him with the sharp end of a high-heeled shoe....

New cyberattack wallops Europe; spreads more slowly in US
PARIS (AP) -- A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software - apparently sown in Ukraine - caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following a similar attack in May , the fresh cyber-assault paralyzed some hospitals, government offices and major multinational corporations in a dramatic demonstration of how easily malicious programs can bring daily life to a halt....

The Latest: Pennsylvania health company restoring network
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times EDT):...

EU hits Google with $2.7B fine for abusing weaker rivals
BRUSSELS (AP) -- European regulators fined Google a record 2.42 billion euros ($2.72 billion) for abusing its dominance of the online search market in a case that could be just the opening salvo in Europe's attempt to curb the company's clout on that continent....

Toshiba pushes back closing deal on memory unit sale
TOKYO (AP) -- Japanese electronics and energy giant Toshiba has delayed its deadline for reaching an agreement on selling its lucrative computer memory chip business....

Trump hails 'energy revolution' as exports surge
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Tuesday hailed an energy revolution marked by surging U.S. exports of oil and natural gas....

Estates of Bernie Madoff's 2 sons to keep nearly $4 million
NEW YORK (AP) -- A bankruptcy court filing shows the estates of Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff's (MAY'-dawfz) two sons will get to keep nearly $4 million once about $18 million in assets is taken away as part of a legal settlement....

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