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'Lego Batman' stays No. 1, conquers 'The Great…

"The Lego Batman Movie" commanded the Presidents Day weekend box office, staying No. 1 for the second straight week, while the China-oriented "The Great Wall" failed to show much muscle in North America

Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by…

Uber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who alleged her future in the company evaporated when she complained about advances from her boss

Delta Thinks The Way Back To Your Heart Is More…

It's offering complimentary meals on select flights beginning in March.

Eurozone tries to avoid another Greek crisis

The eurozone's 19 finance ministers will be looking to defuse the risk of another Greek crisis during their meeting Monday by authorizing the return of bailout inspectors to Athens

World stocks mostly rise as US remains shut for…

Global stocks are mostly high, though Wall Street will remain shut for the Presidents' Day holiday

Merkel appeals court order to reveal chats with…

The German government is appealing a court order requiring it to provide information about any background briefings Chancellor Angela Merkel has with journalists

German economy minister to raise Opel fate during Paris trip

Germany's economy minister plans to discuss the future of General Motors' Opel subsidiary during a visit to Paris on Thursday

Unilever shares slide after Kraft Heinz withdraws…

Shares in Unilever, the owner of brands like Hellman's, Lipton, and Knorr, are down sharply after rival Kraft Heinz withdrew a $143 billion takeover offer

House GOP hails health plan that Democrats call…

Top House Republicans say their outline for replacing President Barack Obama's health care law is a pathway to greater flexibility and lower costs for consumers

US equity firm closes in on purchase of Portuguese bank

Portugal's central bank says it has picked U.S. private equity firm Lone Star for exclusive final negotiations on its bid to buy Novo Banco, the so-called good bank salvaged from the collapse of major lender Banco Espirito Santo

SpaceX launches rocket from NASA's historic moon…

SpaceX has launched its first rocket from NASA's historic moon pad

The fiduciary rule and you

The "fiduciary rule," a measure proposed to protect retirement account investors, has been delayed, but here's what you need to know about it now

Expert: Brexit could endanger security for other EU nations

A former counterterrorism chief for London's Metropolitan Police says Britain's withdrawal from the European Union could compromise the security of other EU members if they do not continue to have full access to British intelligence

IMF agrees terms for $5 billion loan to…

The International Monetary Fund and other partners have agreed on terms for a more than $5 billion loan to the Mongolian government to help get the north Asian country's economy back on track

Kelly: Trump is working on a "streamlined" travel…

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says President Donald Trump is working on a "streamlined" version of his executive order banning travel from seven predominantly Muslim nations

Germany's Merkel backs free press amid Trump…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told an audience including U.S. Vice President Mike Pence that she supports a "free, independent press" and that Germany has good experience of mutual respect between the government and media

Pruitt OK'd as EPA chief over environmentalists…

The Senate confirmed Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency on Friday over the strong objections of environmental groups