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Consumer watchdog head names a successor, and Trump does too

Published Nov. 25 2017

The director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau resigned Friday and named his own successor, leading to an open conflict...

Ryan Johansen scores, Pekka Rinne stays hot, Predators blank Blues 2-0

Published Nov. 24 2017

Ryan Johansen had a goal and an assist, and Pekka Rinne earned his second shutout of the season as the...

U.S. backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in D.C.

Published Nov. 24 2017

The Trump administration backtracked Friday on its decision to order the Palestinians' office in Washington to close, instead saying it...

Macy's says it's fixed gift, credit card issue

Published Nov. 24 2017

Macy's says it has "fully resolved" problems on Black Friday related to its processing some gift and credit cards.

Arkansas fires Bret Bielema moments following Missouri loss

Published Nov. 24 2017

Arkansas has fired coach Bret Bielema after five disappointing season, moments after a season-ending 48-45 loss to Missouri on Friday.

Trump tells Turkey's leader: U.S. to stop arming Syrian Kurds

Published Nov. 24 2017

The United States will cut off its supply of arms to Kurdish fighters in Syria, President Donald Trump told the...

Even in the Amazon era, Black Friday shows stores are alive

Published Nov. 24 2017

Retailers worked hard to attract shoppers to stores on Black Friday, offering in-person deals meant to counter the ease of...

Trump signals welfare reform is next, with details to come

Published Nov. 24 2017

President Donald Trump wants to put his stamp on welfare reform.

Stores hope deals, excitement draw shoppers for Black Friday

Published Nov. 24 2017

Stores are hoping deals and excitement bring shoppers to stores and to their sites for Black Friday, one of the...

Bannon-sponsored candidates often picked for Trump loyalty

Published Nov. 24 2017

Wisconsin Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson, a consultant for Fortune 500 companies, doesn't look much like the renegade outsiders whom political...

Pakistan releases U.S.-wanted militant suspect on court order

Published Nov. 24 2017

Pakistani authorities acting on a court order released a U.S.-wanted militant Friday who allegedly founded a banned group linked to...

Amazon goes into the holidays with magnified store presence

Published Nov. 24 2017

Amazon goes into the holiday season with a newly magnified brick-and-mortar presence, giving it more opportunities to sell its Kindle...

8 thought to be North Korean fishermen wash ashore in Japan

Published Nov. 24 2017

TOKYO (AP) - Japanese authorities are investigating eight men found on Japan's northern coast who say they are from North...

Education Department wants to narrow scope of civil rights investigations at schools

Published Nov. 24 2017

The Education Department wants to narrow the scope of civil rights investigations at schools, focusing on individual complaints rather than...

Mississippi stuns No. 16 Mississippi State 31-28 in Egg Bowl

Published Nov. 24 2017

Jordan Ta'amu threw for 247 yards and two touchdowns, Jordan Wilkins ran for two scores and Mississippi upset No. 16...

Complaint: Veterans Affairs doctor broke federal law in 2014 U.S. Senate run in Tennessee

Published Nov. 24 2017

Federal authorities say a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs doctor who ran for U.S. Senate in 2014 broke a law...

MLK symposium scheduled in Memphis on death anniversary

Published Nov. 24 2017

Tennessee's National Civil Rights Museum and the University of Memphis are planning a two-day symposium about civil rights and economic...

Redskins beat Giants 20-10 in turkey of a Thanksgiving game

Published Nov. 23 2017

Kirk Cousins threw two touchdown passes to compensate for a pick-6, and the Washington Redskins beat the New York Giants...

Johnny Cash boyhood home considered for historic nomination

Published Nov. 23 2017

The boyhood home of country music icon Johnny Cash is being considered as a nominee for inclusion on the National...

Shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, as retailers branch out

Published Nov. 23 2017

Shoppers are hitting the stores on Thanksgiving as retailers under pressure look for ways to poach shoppers from their rivals.