Report: German spy agency targets foreign…

German weekly Der Spiegel reports that the country's spy agency had at least 50 numbers and email addresses belonging to journalists among its targets for surveillance

US stocks slump as banks and technology companies…

US stocks fall as banks trade lower following a decline in bond yields and interest rates

Kurtz: Beltway barbs aimed at Kellyanne

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the media claiming Kellyanne Conway has been benched by the Trump administration

Legalized Marijuana Industry Expected To Create…

The legalized marijuana industry is growing more than pot. Analysts say it could create over a quarter of a million jobs while other industries decline.

Greece's Tsipras: the era of austerity is over

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras paints a positive picture of future reforms Greece has agreed to take after its current third international bailout ends, insisting they mark an end to austerity

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Hundreds fill ballroom ahead of pipeline project…

About 500 people have filled a hotel ballroom as New Jersey regulators prepare to vote on whether a natural gas pipeline should run through the state's federally protected Pinelands region

Kurtz: Press penalizes Trump over golf

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on criticism over Trump's golf playing while pointing out how many times previous presidents have played the game while in office

Egypt more than doubles foreign visitors' visa costs

Egyptian airport officials say that authorities are doubling entry visas' costs for foreign visitors starting next week

Austrian court orders release of Ukrainian…

An Austrian court has ordered that Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash be released from custody pending decisions on separate U.S. and Spanish extradition requests

Ellen, Wal-Mart give scholarships to school's…

Ellen DeGeneres has handed out college scholarships to the entire senior class of a New York City charter school

Kurtz: Trump criticized on timing, not substance

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on President Trump being critizied for not confronting anti-Semitism sooner

Top EU official sees brighter financial future for Portugal

A senior European Union official says EU authorities are poised to release Portugal from tight fiscal oversight and the threat of sanctions because the country's financial health has improved

China, France overtake US as top German trade…

New statistics show that China and France have overtaken the U.S. as Germany's largest trading partner

Global stocks fall amid Trump trade policy…

Global stock markets fell Friday amid worries that U.S. trade policies could hurt growth and questions about the timing of tax cuts

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Italy vows to be ready in time to host G-7 in Sicily

Italy is promising all be ready for the G-7 summit, to be held in the stunning setting of Sicily in late May, even as construction awaits its start

Royal Bank of Scotland has lost money for 9…

Royal Bank of Scotland's fourth-quarter loss jumped 62 percent as it set aside more than 4 billion pounds ($5 billion) to cover the costs of misconduct during the financial crisis and targeted a return to profitability in 2018

US new-home sales rise in sign of housing market health

US new-home sales rose 3.7 percent in January in sign of housing market health

Landowners say EPA botched cleanup, now they want…

A group of Montana landowners say federal environmental officials have botched a 34-year environmental cleanup, and they want a shot at removing the toxic metals from their yards their way

$9.5 million in penalties in platform blast, Gulf…

An oil industry services company will pay $9.5 million in penalties for Gulf of Mexico safety violations and for pollution from a 2012 offshore platform fire that killed three workers

Google-bred company accuses Uber of self-driving…

A self-driving car company founded by Google is accusing a former top engineer of stealing pivotal technology that is propelling Uber's effort to assemble a fleet of automated vehicles for its popular ride-hailing service

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US factory CEOs to Trump: Jobs exist; skills don't

President Donald Trump brought two dozen manufacturing CEOs to the White House on Thursday and declared their collective commitment to restoring factory jobs lost to foreign competition