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Canada's Aurora Cannabis buys Mexico's Farmacias Magistrales

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 5:52pm

Aurora Cannabis Inc. of Edmonton, Alberta, said Monday it has signed a letter of intent to acquire all outstanding shares of Mexico's Farmacias Magistrales SA.

Delta: On long flights, leave your support animal at home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 4:40pm

If you're planning a flight longer than eight hours, Delta Air Lines says you can't bring an emotional-support animal with you.

What Macron said he'd do to boost taxpayer purchasing power

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 3:57pm

French President Emmanuel Macron responded to weeks of disruptive protests Monday, promising to speed up tax relief and to boost the purchasing power of struggling workers and retirees. A look at some of the major policy shifts and pledges:

Wisconsin GOP legislation eases corporate tax break rules

Todd Richmond, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 3:57pm

Companies seeking tax credits from Wisconsin's troubled job-creation agency would face less scrutiny under a provision Republicans included in a package of lame-duck legislation designed to weaken newly elected Democrats.

Presidential hopefuls pushed to go big on climate change

Elana Schor, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 3:06pm

Environmental activists are ramping up a pressure campaign designed to drum up Democratic support for a sweeping agenda to fight climate change, with the 2020 presidential campaign in their sights.

Marathon Oil and Bank of America drop; Nutrisystem jumps

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 2:37pm

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday:

Google accelerates Plus closure after another privacy lapse

Michael Liedtke, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 1:57pm

Google is still having trouble protecting the personal information on its Plus service, prodding the company to accelerate its plans to shut down a little-used social network created to compete against Facebook.

Former health care executive charged with securities fraud

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 12:24pm

A British national has been charged in a plot to defraud investors out of hundreds of millions of dollars in connection with a health care company.

French president promises to scrap a tax hike on poor and low-income retirees

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 12:14pm

French president promises to scrap a tax hike on poor and low-income retirees.

French president promises to speed up tax relief, urges companies to give bonuses to struggling workers

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 12:10pm

French president promises to speed up tax relief, urges companies to give bonuses to struggling workers.

Idaho's November tax revenue collections fall short

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 12:01pm

Idaho is on track to have roughly $63 million less in tax revenue than budget forecasters predicted, with general fund revenue collections for the month of November coming in nearly $16 million lower than expected.

The Latest: Apple to appeal iPhone ruling in China

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 11:58am

The Latest on Apple-Qualcomm dispute (all times local):

Wells Fargo tops government report on fees paid by students

Ken Sweet, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 11:46am

Wells Fargo charges students the most in fees on average to have a bank account, according to a government report.

Israeli brass to brief Russian military on Hezbollah tunnels

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 11:33am

Senior Israeli military officers are flying to Moscow to update their Russian counterparts about an operation launched last week to "expose and thwart" Hezbollah tunnels burrowed under Israel's border with Lebanon.

Puerto Rico overhauls tax laws to help workers, businesses

Danica Coto, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 11:22am

Puerto Rico's governor signed a bill on Monday to overhaul the U.S. territory's tax laws in a bid to attract foreign investment and help workers and some business owners amid a 12-year recession.

EU official Tusk says bloc won't renegotiate deal with UK as he calls a Brexit summit for Thursday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 11:19am

EU official Tusk says bloc won't renegotiate deal with UK as he calls a Brexit summit for Thursday.

Egypt restricts yellow vests sales to avoid copycat protests

Hamza Hendawi, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 10:54am

Egyptian authorities have quietly introduced restrictions on the sale of yellow reflective vests, fearing opponents might attempt to copy French protesters during next month's anniversary of the 2011 popular uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak, security officials and retailers said Monday.

Mrs. Fields Cookies settles discrimination claim for $26K

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 10:49am

Cookie retailer Mrs. Fields will pay more than $26,000 in penalties to settle a claim that it discriminated against non-U.S. citizens authorized to work.

Verizon says 10,400 managers accept buyout offer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 10th - 10:43am

Verizon says 10,400 U.S. managers have accepted a voluntary buyout offered as the company seeks to trim costs to invest more into its push into the next-generation network known as 5G. That's about 7 percent of its global workforce.