President Donald Trump's drive to overhaul the U.S. tax code cleared a critical hurdle on Thursday when the Senate approved a budget blueprint for the 2018 fiscal year that will pave the way for Republicans to pursue a tax-cut package without Democratic support.
If President Donald Trump prevails in shutting down a major "Obamacare" health insurance subsidy, it would have the unintended consequence of making free basic coverage available to more people, and making upper-tier plans more affordable.
The Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to Major League Baseball's World Series for the first time since 1988 after beating the Chicago Cubs 11-1 on Thursday to clinch the National League Championship Series 4-1.
German automaker Daimler says net profit fell 16 percent in the third quarter as a voluntary recall to improve diesel emissions hurt earnings at its Mercedes-Benz luxury car brand.
European Union leaders have gathered to weigh progress in Brexit negotiations as they look for new ways to speed up the painfully slow moving process.
The Latest on the Spain-Catalonia political crisis (all times local): 10:50 a.m.
Asian shares pushed higher Friday on investor optimism over the global outlook despite uncertainties over the outcome of political events in China and Japan and speculation over Trump's choice for the next Fed chief.
A senior figure in China's ruling Communist Party has accused a dismissed regional leader of plotting a coup against the party leadership in the clearest explanation to date of the abrupt firing of the former rising star.
The Latest on Congress and a budget resolution (all times local): 4:10 a.m.
Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders are taking their final orders as the exchange prepares to shut its trading hall, joining other world exchanges in going fully automated.
Republicans must now shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift than the $4 trillion budget plan they've muscled through the Senate to lay the groundwork for the first tax overhaul in three decades.
Japan's industrial standards inspection agency has searched offices of metals maker Kobe Steel as investigations into falsified data on its products widen.
Celebrity chef and restaurateur Bobby Flay says he will close his New York restaurant, Bar Americain, early next year.
The sloping vineyards of New York's Finger Lakes region known for producing golden-hued rieslings and chardonnays also are offering a splash of orange wine.
Attorneys are preparing to make their closing arguments in the case of a Massachusetts pharmacist charged with second-degree murder in a deadly meningitis outbreak.
The Australian auto manufacturing era is about to end after more than 90 years.
Technology companies led a slide in U.S. stocks early Thursday as the market pulled back from its latest record highs.
Senate Republicans are on track to pass a $4 trillion budget plan that shelves GOP deficit concerns in favor of the party's drive to cut taxes.
Slowing loan growth spells trouble for the broader economy.
The search giant is leading a $1 billion funding round for Lyft, which doesn't need the cash. What's going on here?
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The Latest on Australia's last auto plant (all times local): 11:30 a.m.
Big Blue detailed organic growth rates, the success of the mainframe, and its much anticipated return to growth.
The Latest on President Trump, Congress and $4.1 trillion budget plan (all times local): 6:50 a.m.
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The credit card giant is completing its two-year turnaround plan.
If Facebook can un-tether virtual reality headsets it could take the technology to a new level.
Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson says President Donald Trump's inconsistent stance on a bipartisan health deal has hurt prospects for the Senate proposal aimed at stabilizing insurance markets and lowering premiums.
Developers of a proposed oil-by-rail terminal that would be the nation's largest have poured big money into a port commissioner race that may shape the project's future.
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Michele Marsh, a popular longtime news anchor in New York City, has died.
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Despite increasing revenue in the third quarter, the cloud-based healthcare technology company faces some serious headwinds.
Gilead Sciences' premium price for Yescarta could help offset hep C headwinds.
Sharp growth in mobile payments led PayPal to report a better-than-expected third-quarter profit.
The leading walking-footwear specialist moves higher after exceeding earlier guidance in its third quarter.
Helen J. DeVos, a philanthropist from western Michigan known for her support of children's health, Christian education and the arts, has died at age 90.
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