Why Trump might be driving Amazon HQ2 to Canada

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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers want to regulate the fast-growing paid fantasy sports industry while leaving alone traditional private leagues in which money may change hands among friends.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Nineteen New Mexico lawmakers say they’re ready to work with Amazon to create “one of the best places on earth to work and live.” The New Mexico House Repub
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Amazon on Friday tried to quell concerns among employees about sexual-harassment accusations against an executive, sending an email to its staff saying the company would review its policies to ensure
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While the other two Port races feature an incumbent trying to stave off an election challenger, the Position 4 race is open after commissioner Tom Albro decided not to run again.
Dave Chmielewski would make toffee for fellow Detroit firefighters. It’s now spread like fire across the world             
A judge on Friday tossed out a $417-million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson’s talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene. Los Angeles Cou
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Andrew Chmielewski and his father Dave, of Dave's Sweet Tooth Toffee, show their racks of Peanut Butter Crunch toffee at their Harrison Township warehouse.           &n
Dan Gilbert says Detroit pitch offers Amazon a chance to set up shop in U.S. and Canada             
EAST LANSING, Mich. - Dan Gilbert knows Detroit is vying against a slew of cities to lure Amazon's second headquarters. And the Rock Ventures founder still likes its chance. "We feel like ......
Stocks just keep rising, with record closes piling up in U.S. benchmarks at a rate that is starting to defy precedent.
Approach the front of this mansion and you may freeze for a moment to absorb the lavish detail.             
NEW YORK (Reuters) - World stocks advanced, bond yields rose and the U.S. dollar strengthened on Friday on increased hopes President Donald Trump could make progress on his fiscal plans after the U.S.
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Five years ago, Jeremy Regan left behind the world of high-priced hair salons and hasn’t looked back. “I was at a fairly high-end salon and was charging $55 for a haircut, ...
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Airbus leaders who surprised Boeing this week with a deal giving them control of the CSeries jet are now backpedaling on an earlier statement suggesting they plan to buy out Bombardier’s stake comple
(Reuters) - A California judge on Friday threw out a $417 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit by a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer after using its talc-based product
WaterStart, a public-private nonprofit group founded in 2013, is trying to recruit a water technology company that can make cooling towers more efficient and less costly to set up shop in Nevada.
'If everybody had a little bit of Graham in them, this world would be a lot better place' and I think that says him in a nutshell."              
MGM Resorts International will continue to use a modified advertising campaign with a #VegasStrong hashtag despite social media criticism that it is exploiting the Oct. 1 shootings.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Prosecutors say the founder of a Northern California startup tech company was arrested and charged with assaulting and sexually abusing a toddler. Zain Jaffer, the founder of mob
Curacao, a Southern California electronics retailer that caters to Latinos, was accused of several unlawful business practices in a civil lawsuit filed by state Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra. The prac
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(Reuters) - Tesla Inc said on Friday it has increased its borrowing capacity for a car lease program to $1.1 billion from $600 million.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is defending the central bank’s extraordinary efforts to fight the Great Recession and says they might be needed again. Yellen said in a spe
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