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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Aug 16, 2018

U.S. stocks jumped Thursday as China and the U.S. said they will hold their first trade discussions in months, a potential sign of progress toward ending their trade war

US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

Aug 16, 2018

America's newspapers are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people"

Markets Right Now: US stock indexes close sharply higher

Aug 16, 2018

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street following strong results from Walmart and signs of progress in defusing the trade dispute between China and the U.S.

Elon Musk proposes Los Angeles tunnel to Dodger Stadium

Aug 16, 2018

Traffic-weary baseball fans could someday travel to and from Dodger Stadium on a public transportation system underneath Los Angeles

The thrill and the truth of Aretha Franklin

Aug 16, 2018

Like the best actors and poets, nothing came between how Aretha Franklin felt and what she could express, between what she expressed and how we responded.

As our media environment blurs, confusion often reigns

Aug 16, 2018

Dramatic changes in the media, including a blurring of the lines between opinion and fact, give critics ammunition to criticize journalism

The Latest: US Senate affirms the press is 'not the enemy'

Aug 16, 2018

America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people"

Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

Aug 16, 2018

Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies in Detroit at 76

Aug 16, 2018

Legendary Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has died at age 76, according to her publicist

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

Aug 16, 2018

Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76

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