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There's Room for Small Businesses to Compete with Prime Day

This is Why Traditional Car Insurance is Unfair (Part II)

By Anne D'Innocenzio |
As Amazon gears up for its Prime Day promotion, other big-name retailers like Macy's and eBay are launching deals and sales of their own. But small businesses shouldn't s...

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Tenants Say Kushner Firm Pushed Renters Out

Tenants Say Kushner Firm Pushed Renters Out

Jul 16
An AP investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.' largest residential buildings in New York reveals what some residents say was a campaign that used relentless construction to push rent-stabilized tenants out and bring condo buyers in.

Prime Time: A Day of Deals at Amazon, and At Its Rivals

Prime Time: A Day of Deals at Amazon, and At Its Rivals

Jul 16
Amazon is extending its annual "Prime Day" promotion to 36 hours this year and will try to lure more deal-seekers to the aisles of Whole Foods.

Kids Fleeing Venezuela Left Hungry, Sick and Even Abandoned

Kids Fleeing Venezuela Left Hungry, Sick and Even Abandoned

By Christine Armario | Jul 16
As Venezuelans flee their country's collapsing economy and an autocratic government in rising numbers, a grim toll is becoming evident among the youngest arrivals in Colombia.

Pence Family Gas Stations Left Costly Environmental Legacy

Pence Family Gas Stations Left Costly Environmental Legacy

By Brian Slodysko | Jul 16
Indiana alone has spent at least $21 million on the cleanup thus far, or an average of about $500,000 per site, according an analysis of records by The Associated Press. And the work is nowhere near complete.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Europe Provocations and the Facts

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Europe Provocations and the Facts

By Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen | Jul 16
President Donald Trump shook things up every turn in his trip to Europe, making statements on NATO, Britain, Germany and more that were meant to provoke, and they did. Accuracy was not always a hallmark.

Prime Time: A Day of Deals at Amazon, and at its Rivals

Prime Time: A Day of Deals at Amazon, and at its Rivals

Jul 16
Amazon is extending its annual "Prime Day" promotion to 36 hours this year and will try to lure more deal-seekers to the aisles of Whole Foods.

5 Years After Declaring Bankruptcy, Detroit Reborn at a Cost

5 Years After Declaring Bankruptcy, Detroit Reborn at a Cost

By Corey Williams | Jul 16
It's been five years since Detroit bottomed out after decades of decline, admitting in the largest U.S. municipal bankruptcy filing ever that the country's one-time industrial engine could no longer pay its bills.

Detaining Immigrant Kids Is Now A Billion-Dollar Industry

Detaining Immigrant Kids Is Now A Billion-Dollar Industry

By Martha Mendoza and Larry Fenn | Jul 15
Detaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion annually - a tenfold increase over the past decade, an Associated Press analysis finds.

Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program Admits to Problems

Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program Admits to Problems

By Andrew Selsky | Jul 15
The agency overseeing Oregon's legal medical marijuana industry conceded in a report Thursday it has not provided effective oversight of growers and others in the industry.

Sparse Details on Iowa Plans That Bypass Obama's Health Law

Sparse Details on Iowa Plans That Bypass Obama's Health Law

By Barbara Rodriguez and David Pitt | Jul 15
By not technically being labeled insurance, the law allows the Farm Bureau to ignore ACA rules and operate without consumer oversights provided by the Iowa Insurance Division.

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