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Enbridge pipeline project hits another Minnesota obstacle

Steve Karnowski, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 1:15pm

Enbridge Energy's plan to replace an aging crude oil pipeline that runs through northern Minnesota hit another obstacle Tuesday when two state agencies said they would hold up approval of the project's permits until problems with its environmental review are resolved.

California governor, lawmaker alter proposed vaccine rules

Don Thompson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:04pm

California public health officials would have more oversight of doctors and schools with high numbers of medical exemptions for vaccinations under a legislative compromise announced Tuesday.

EU fights to keep nuclear deal alive amid US, Iran pressure

Lorne Cook, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 11:59am

A year after the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear agreement, the pact is at severe risk of collapse and the European Union is caught in the middle, struggling to keep supply lines open to the Islamic Republic's wilting economy under the threat of U.S. sanctions.

The Latest: UK candidates debate - what else - Brexit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 11:11am

The Latest on the voting to elect Britain's next prime minister (all times local):

Turkmenistan's leader makes his son provincial governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 11:04am

The son of Turkmenistan's president has been appointed as governor of a key province, fueling speculation the leader of the energy-rich Central Asian nation is setting stage for a political dynasty.

AP Interview: Russia's MiG sees drones as fighter jet future

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 11:03am

The head of Russia's MiG warplane manufacturer says his company is entering the drone market, and sees pilotless fighter jets as the future.

Kansas faces future budget woes even with a revenue surplus

John Hanna, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:58am

Kansas' tax collections have beaten expectations nearly every month for the past two years and the state expects to end June with close to $1 billion in cash reserves, but the budget problems that followed a former governor's notorious tax-cutting experiment aren't necessarily a thing of the past.

Germany's Siemens announces 2,700 job cuts

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:54am

German industrial equipment maker Siemens says it is cutting 2,700 jobs globally at its power and gas company as it seeks to make cost savings.

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:11am

The Federal Reserve is likely — if not certain — to leave interest rates alone when its latest policy meeting ends Wednesday. But expectations are high that the Fed and its chairman, Jerome Powell, will signal that a rate cut may come soon for the first time in more than a decade.

Trump says he'll talk trade with Xi next week in Japan

Paul Wiseman and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:01am

President Donald Trump said he'll hold trade talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping next week at a summit of nations in Japan. And U.S. and Chinese negotiators will resume talks before the leaders meet.

Serpentine art CEO quits amid criticism of spyware firm link

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:59am

The CEO of London's Serpentine Galleries quit Tuesday amid what she called "toxic personal attacks" over her husband's involvement in an Israeli spyware firm.

Kellogg cutting 150 jobs as part of Keebler sale

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:58am

Kellogg Co. is cutting 150 salaried jobs across North America as part of the previously announced sale of its cookie and fruit snack businesses.

5 hospitalized after cleaning product spill at Tyson plant

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:57am

Several employees have been sent to a hospital after a cleaning agent was spilled at a Tyson Foods poultry plant in northwest Arkansas.

Brazil court accepts Odebrecht bankruptcy protection filing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:53am

A Brazilian court says it has accepted a petition from construction giant Odebrecht to undergo bankruptcy protection while it restructures its debts.

Boeing signs first deal for 737 Max jet since deadly crashes

Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:39am

Boeing is selling its 737 Max planes again.

Charitable giving by individual Americans drops in 2018

David Crary, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:39am

Charitable giving by individual Americans in 2018 suffered its biggest drop since the Great Recession of 2008-09, in part because of Republican-backed changes in tax policy, according to the latest comprehensive report on Americans' giving patterns.

NC residents say a community pool has discriminatory rules

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:31am

Residents of a North Carolina community say a private pool is enforcing discriminatory rules that ban dreadlocks, weaves and baggy pants.

Boeing announces preliminary deal to sell 737 Max planes for first time since Ethiopian Airlines crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:26am

Boeing announces preliminary deal to sell 737 Max planes for first time since Ethiopian Airlines crash.

Jury orders Utah movie-filtering company to pay $62 million

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:21am

A Utah-based movie-filtering company has been ordered to pay more than $62 million to Disney and other Hollywood studios.

Amazon adds more jets to its growing fleet

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:19am

Amazon's fleet of jets is getting bigger.