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Joaquin Haces Garcia caries crockpots through JCPenney shortly after their 2 p.m. opening on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, in Corpus Christi, Texas. (Courtney Sacco/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP)
Shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, as retailers branch outRetailers kick off holiday shopping season with an eye toward wooing shoppers away from rivals
The Associated Press9 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2017 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May, right, speaks with French President Emmanuel Macron as they walk on a pier at an EU summit in Goteborg, Sweden. German chancellor Angela Merkel returns to the European Union summit scene on Friday Nov. 24, 2017 after missing the last one because she showed a rare domestic flaw by struggling to form a coalition. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)
'Macron effect' fuels Paris bid for post-Brexit businessU.S. businesses are more eager to invest and hire in France than they have been in years _ but want to see more progress first in President Emmanuel Macron's efforts to reduce labor costs and simplify taxes
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The bottom part of the European Central Bank is reflected in the Main river in Frankfurt, Germany, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Jobs growth in eurozone at 'highest since dotcom era'Eurozone economy heading for strongest quarter since 2011, new survey says
The Associated Press7 hours ago
France's President Emmanuel Macron, left, welcomes Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo prior to a meeting, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
French, Polish leaders start to mend strained tiesFrench President Emmanuel Macron and Poland's prime minister took a first, key step Thursday toward mending differences that are weighing on the whole European Union
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Employees of the Competence Call Center (CCC) work for the Facebook Community Operations Team in Essen, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. About 500 people control and delete facebook content if it does not apply the facebook standards in the new center in Essen. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Facebook opens 2nd office combating hate speech in GermanyFacebook is adding 500 more contractors in Germany to review content posted to the social media site, after a new law came into force targeting online hate speech
The Associated Press9 hours ago
An anti Brexit, pro European Union campaigner waves flags near Parliament in London, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017.  Britain's Treasury chief has little room to maneuver Wednesday as he reveals his spending plans to a nation bracing for the shock of Brexit. While Philip Hammond is promising to tackle a bleak economic outlook "head on," a slowing economy and stubborn deficit mean there is little money available to increase spending in the face of demands from teachers, firefighters, the National Health Service and the military.  (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
EU officials say UK Brexit stance chaotic in leaked documentA leaked Irish government document says European officials see Britain's performance in Brexit negotiations as confused and chaotic
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. Asian stock markets were largely flat on Thursday with investors in the U.S. markets going on a Thanksgiving holiday and the Fed minutes largely in line with investor expectations that the Fed will soon raise interest rates for a third time next month. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
China stock slump weighs on global marketsEuropean stock markets were weighed down Thursday by the earlier slump in China's main stock market to its lowest level since September. Trading levels were relatively modest though with U.S. markets closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Bread made of insects to be sold in Finnish supermarketsOne of Finland's largest food companies is selling what it claims to be a first: insect bread
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Washington state panel outlines risk of oil-by-rail terminalA state panel reviewing a major oil-by-rail terminal proposed on the Columbia River has released its environmental review days ahead of making a recommendation to Wash. Gov. Jay Inslee
The Associated Press18 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, March 15, 2017, file photo, a traveler tries to book a ride with Uber at LaGuardia Airport in New York. Through a string of almost weekly scandals, Uber has managed to continue growing and hold onto the title of the world’s largest ride-hailing service. In the latest misbehavior, hackers were able to steal data for 57 million riders and drivers, and Uber concealed it for a year. Riders and business experts say that hits people directly, and they won’t be happy about it. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
The last straw? Uber loyalists tested by string of scandalsScandals chase away some customers from Uber, but service keeps others hanging on
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. Asian stock markets were largely flat on Thursday with investors in the U.S. markets going on a Thanksgiving holiday and the Fed minutes largely in line with investor expectations that the Fed will soon raise interest rates for a third time next month. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
Asian stocks flat as Fed minutes show support for rate hikeAsian stock markets are largely flat as investors are little surprised by the latest Fed minutes showing most officials were comfortable raising interest rates soon
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Commission alerted to review allegations against TripAdvisorThe Federal Trade Commission could take action against TripAdvisor after the Massachusetts-based travel company was accused of deleting hotel reviews that contained allegations of rape and other crimes
The Associated Press22 hours ago
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