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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

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

Delta Thinks The Way Back To Your Heart Is More…

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

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

'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

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

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

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

SpaceX launches rocket from NASA's historic moon…

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

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

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

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

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

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

Moonshot pad roaring back into action with SpaceX…

The launch pad used to send Americans to the moon and shuttle astronauts into orbit is roaring back into action

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

London Fashion Week opens amid Brexit…

Models and fashion editors descended on Britain's capital from a snowy New York for the start of London Fashion Week

Asian shares mixed as investors await Fed, company earnings

Asian stocks are mixed in early trading as investors looked for fresh leads while awaiting economic and corporate earnings reports and Fed meeting minutes due out this week

Colorado town getting a drive-through marijuana shop

The western Colorado town of Parachute is getting a drive-through marijuana shop, believed to be the first in the state

UAE seals deal with China's CNPC for onshore oil project

The United Arab Emirates' main state oil company has signed a deal giving China National Petroleum Company an 8 percent stake in a major onshore oil project