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California lawmakers to meet, eye big oil’s high gas prices

Today News || SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Furious about oil companies’ supersized profits after a summer of record-high gas prices, California…

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China fines former NBA star Lin over quarantine comments

Fitness & Health: BEIJING — Former NBA star Jeremy Lin, who plays for a Chinese team, was fined 10,000 yuan…

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Whole Foods decision to pull lobster divides enviros, pols

Today News || PORTLAND, Maine — Environmental groups are once again at odds with politicians and fishermen in New England…

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Asian shares gain after earnings-fueled rally on Wall Street

Today News || BANGKOK — Asian shares advanced on Wednesday after solid earnings pushed retailers higher on Wall Street ahead…

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Ross Stores, Gap rise; Farfetch, Williams-Sonoma fall

Today News || Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Ross Stores, Gap rise; Farfetch, Williams-Sonoma fall…

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Japan to reopen to cruise ships after 2 1/2-year ban

Fitness & Health: TOKYO — Japan will lift a more than 2 1/2-year ban on international cruise ships that was…

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Walmart offers to pay $3.1 billion to settle opioid lawsuits

Today News || Retail giant Walmart on Tuesday become the latest major player in the drug industry to announce a…

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Flying home for the holidays will cost you more this year

Today News || People still looking to book trips home to visit family or take a vacation during the holidays…

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West Virginia’s opioid crisis transcends partisan politics

Fitness & Health: CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Dr. Frank Annie sees desperation in his hospital, where 30- and 40-year-olds come in…

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Philadelphia Home Depot workers vote to reject unionization

Today News || PHILADELPHIA — Home Depot workers in Philadelphia rejected the first store-wide labor union at the world’s largest…

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