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Swiss Bank Gets Hit With $5B Penalty For Tax…

A French court found Swiss bank UBS guilty of tax fraud and illegal solicitation, fining it more than $5 billion.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. News Release

Trump sets up abortion obstacles, barring clinic…

Trump administration acts to bar taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions

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Macron visits French farm fair amid rural anger…

French President Emmanuel Macron pledged to protect European farming standards and culinary traditions

Microsoft workers protest use of HoloLens headsets for war

A group of Microsoft workers is demanding the company cancel a contract supplying U.S. Army soldiers with HoloLens headsets that could help them spot adversaries on the battlefield

US and China extend trade talks; Xi-Trump meeting…

US and China extend trade talks through weekend, and a Xi-Trump meeting may follow in March

China bars millions from travel for 'social…

China blocks travel for 'social credit' offenses under system Communist Party says will improve public behavior

Report: Apps give Facebook sensitive health and…

Several apps are sending sensitive user data to Facebook, including health information, without users' consent, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal

Twitter co-founder Williams steps down from company board

Twitter co-founder Evan Williams will leave the social media company's board of directors at the end of the month

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Disabled greeter meets with Walmart about job; no resolution

A beloved Walmart greeter with cerebral palsy has met with store management in a bid to keep his job but came away with no guarantees, and his family is girding for a fight

How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Technology and health care companies led U.S. stocks higher Friday, giving the S&P 500 index its fourth straight weekly gain

Ground-breaking electric Chevrolet Volt runs out…

General Motors has stopped making the Chevrolet Volt, a ground-breaking electric car with a gasoline backup motor

Trump: Amazon's dropped deal 'a big loss' for…

Trump says Amazon's decision to drop plans for New York City headquarters is "a big loss" for the city

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