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Appeals court to hear arguments in Trump hotel lawsuit

Appeals court to hear arguments in Trump hotel lawsuit

RICHMOND, Va. — A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit that claims President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by accepting profits from foreign and domestic officials through his hotel in Washington.
AP source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets

AP source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets

WASHINGTON — U.S.
Lyft opens its IPO road show, to offer more than 30M shares

Lyft opens its IPO road show, to offer more than 30M shares

NEW YORK — Lyft officially kicked off the road show for its initial public offering, saying Monday it plans to put more than 30 million shares up for sale with an anticipated price of between $62 and $68 per share.

Alberta government announces further easing of oil production restrictions

EDMONTON — The Alberta government has announced another easing of restrictions on oil production, saying the amount that can be produced will increase in May by 25,000 barrels per day and another 25,000 barrels per day in June.
Tilray to focus investments on U.S., Europe as Canadian assets "overpriced"

Tilray to focus investments on U.S., Europe as Canadian assets "overpriced"

Cannabis producer Tilray Inc. plans to focus the majority of its future investments on the U.S. and Europe, where the growth potential is highest, and will not purchase "overpriced supply assets" in Canada.
Former VP of United Auto Workers charged in corruption probe

Former VP of United Auto Workers charged in corruption probe

DETROIT — A former vice-president at the United Auto Workers was charged Monday in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler executives to buy meals, golf and other perks with the automaker's money — the highest-ranking official snagged in an investigation that ha
Poll: Losing Amazon second HQ deal was bad for New York

Poll: Losing Amazon second HQ deal was bad for New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Most voters in New York think it was bad for the state when Amazon dropped plans to put a second headquarters in Queens and many think U.S. Rep.
The Latest: Ex-Peru president brushes off detention queries

The Latest: Ex-Peru president brushes off detention queries

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — The Latest on the public drunkenness arrest of Peru's former president (all times local): 2:20 p.m.

Forest service plans large sale of Alaskan old growth timber

JUNEAU, Alaska — The U.S. Forest Service is planning the largest sale of Alaska old growth timber in years.
Alan Krueger, noted economist who served Obama, has died

Alan Krueger, noted economist who served Obama, has died

Alan Krueger, a groundbreaking Princeton University economist who served as a top adviser in two Democratic administrations and was an authority on the labour market, has died, according to a statement from the university Monday.