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The Latest: Minnesota court orders hearing on PolyMet permit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 12:14pm

The Latest on the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine in Minnesota (all times local):

Senate President: Not enough votes for Oregon climate bill

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:44am

The Oregon Senate President says there aren't enough votes within his own majority Democratic caucus to approve a landmark climate bill that sparked a walkout by Republicans, who fled to other states to thwart the measure.

Tariff concerns, 3Q outlook drag Lennar's stock down

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:37am

Tariff concerns and a disappointing third quarter outlook are weighing on Lennar Corp.'s stock even as the homebuilder's second quarter performance topped analysts' estimates.

GM to upgrade assembly plants ahead of new pickup, SUV lines

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:25am

General Motors Co. has announced it's investing more than $4.2 billion in assembly plants in Indiana, Michigan and Texas to prepare for the launch of its next generation of pickups and SUVs.

FTC effort cracks down on more than 1B 'loathed' robocalls

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:15am

The Federal Trade Commission cracking down on illegal robocalls, including dozens of actions against domestic operations responsible for more than 1 billion calls.

The Latest: Lawyers pause plan to divide opioid settlement

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:06am

The Latest on a plan to divide money among local governments in the case of a settlement of lawsuits over the toll of opioids (all times local):

Powell says economy facing growing uncertainties

Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:02am

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Tuesday the economic outlook has become cloudier since early May, with rising uncertainties over trade and global growth causing the central bank to reassess its next move on interest rates.

Mitsubishi Motors to relocate North America HQ to Tennessee

Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:01am

Mitsubishi Motors announced on Tuesday that it is relocating its North America headquarters from California to Tennessee, a move that will bring the Japanese automaker closer to its sister company Nissan and strengthen Tennessee's growing reputation as an epicenter of the automotive sector.

Mitsubishi Motors says it's moving its North America headquarters from Cypress, California, to Franklin, Tennessee

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:57am

Mitsubishi Motors says it's moving its North America headquarters from Cypress, California, to Franklin, Tennessee.

Europol: 6 arrested in UK, Netherlands in Bitcoin scam

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:31am

The European Union's police agency says authorities in the Netherlands and Britain have arrested six people suspected of involvement in a cryptocurrency theft worth 24 million euros ($27 million).

Missouri's only abortion clinic continues fight over license

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:30am

Missouri's only abortion clinic has taken a legal fight over its license to a state administrative panel.

Tribes to get more documents sought in Dakota Access lawsuit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:23am

A federal judge has ordered the Army Corps of Engineers to turn over more documents that four Native American tribes say could bolster their lawsuit seeking to shut down the Dakota Access pipeline in North Dakota.

Petrochemical fire spews thick black smoke in southern Spain

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:11am

A fire at a petrochemical plant in southern Spain has sent a massive plume of black smoke into the air near Gibraltar.

Border official resigns amid uproar over migrant children

Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:06am

The acting head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection resigned Tuesday amid an uproar over the discovery of migrant children being held in filthy conditions at one of the agency's stations in Texas.

Police apprehend ex-worker who threatened shooting in caves

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:00am

Authorities have apprehended a fired worker who is accused of threatening a shooting in Kansas City's massive subterranean network of businesses housed in old limestone mines.

The Latest: Judges question Alabama minimum wage suit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:58am

The Latest on a court hearing over an Alabama minimum wage law that critics say is racially discriminatory (all times local):

Developers seek financing for Minnesota copper-nickel mine

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:57am

Developers of a proposed copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota are courting bankers for $950 million in financing, even as environmental groups push back against the project over water pollution fears.

Cryptocurrencies need close scrutiny, monitor warns

David McHugh, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:08am

An international financial monitor warned world leaders Tuesday that wider use by retail shoppers of cryptocurrencies like Libra, unveiled last week by Facebook, would need "close scrutiny" by regulators.

Search of trash facility for evidence of missing mother ends

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:56am

Police in Connecticut say they have completed their search of a trash-to-energy plant for evidence in the disappearance of a mother of five who's been missing for a month.