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  • Associated Press

    Dolphins' Stills objects to comments by Jay-Z about NFL deal

    DAVIE, Fla. (August 19, 2019) — Miami Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills objected Monday to recent comments from rapper Jay-Z about social activism by current and former NFL players, including Colin Kaepernick.

  • Associated Press

    Twitter shuts Chinese accounts targeting Hong Kong protests

    WASHINGTON (August 19, 2019) — Twitter said Monday it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were part of a Chinese government influence campaign targeting the protest movement in Hong Kong.

  • Associated Press

    Google employees call for pledge not to work with ICE

    SAN FRANCISCO (August 16, 2019) — Hundreds of Google employees are calling on the company to pledge it won’t work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection or Immigration and Customs Enforcement. It’s the latest in a year full of political and social pushback from the tech giant’s workforce.

  • Associated Press

    US stocks end turbulent week with broad gains

    NEW YORK (August 16, 2019) -- You’re not the only one confused about where the economy is headed. Just look at the stock market, where perplexed investors have been sending stocks on a wild ride in August.

  • Associated Press

    Virgin Galactic reveals futuristic outpost for space tourism

    UPHAM, N.M. (August 15, 2019) — Spaceport America is no longer just a shiny shell of hope that space tourism would one day launch from this remote spot in the New Mexico desert.

  • Associated Press

    Jay-Z defends NFL deal with Roc Nation, talks Kaepernick

    NEW YORK (August 14, 2019) — A day after Jay-Z announced that his Roc Nation company was partnering with the NFL, the rap icon explained that he still supports protesting, kneeling and NFL player Colin Kaepernick, but he’s also interested in working with the league to make substantial changes.

  • Associated Press

    Dow industrials sink 800 points

    NEW YORK (August 14, 2019) — Stocks fall sharply as bond market flashes recession warning for first time since 2007; Dow industrials sink 800 points.

  • Associated Press

    Dow plummets after bond market warns again of recession

    NEW YORK (August 14, 2019) — Stocks sank Wednesday after the bond market threw up one of its last remaining warning flags on the economy.

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