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Environmentalists take aim at TransCanada pipeline project
BOSTON (AP) -- Environmentalists are again taking aim at the company that proposed the Keystone XL pipeline - this time for another of its projects they fear would send hundreds of supertankers laden with crude oil down the Atlantic coast to refineries in Texas and Louisiana....

Twitter still struggling to grow as rivals race ahead
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Twitter is in danger of becoming the next internet company forced into a desperation sale if it cannot find a way to start luring people and advertisers back to its sometimes-befuddling messaging service....

As iPhone sale sag, Apple touts apps and services instead
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- You can expect to hear a lot more from Apple about the virtues of mobile apps and online services in coming months. And for good reason: They're just about the only part of Apple's business that's growing right now....

Cybersecurity experts see merit in claims of Russian hacking
PARIS (AP) -- Experts who've followed the leak of Democratic National Committee documents say they believe the party's claim that Moscow had a hand in the hack, lending weight to the extraordinary allegation that the Kremlin is trying to tamper with the U.S. presidential contest....

Stocks close flat as investors monitor company earnings
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks had a muddled session on Tuesday, as investors worked through a large batch of corporate earnings from a range of companies including Gilead Sciences, McDonald's and Texas Instruments....

Tesla opens Gigafactory to expand battery production, sales
SPARKS, Nev. (AP) -- It's Tesla Motors' biggest bet yet: A massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could nearly double the world's production of lithium-ion batteries....

McDonald's sales disappoint in US despite all-day breakfast
NEW YORK (AP) -- McDonald's is again looking for ways to win back customers, less than a year after launching a widely touted all-day breakfast menu that makes Egg McMuffins available around the clock....

$15 billion Volkswagen emissions deal clears 1st hurdle
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A nearly $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal cleared a key hurdle Tuesday, with a federal judge giving preliminary approval to the deal that includes an option for owners to have the carmaker buy back their vehicles....

Dakota Access pipeline gets federal permit approvals in Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- A crude oil pipeline that will cut across Iowa has received the final federal permit approvals needed to proceed with construction....

Fiat Chrysler revises sales, shows streak ended in 2013
DETROIT (AP) -- Fiat Chrysler has revised more than five years of U.S. sales figures and says a much-touted streak of 75 months of gains should have ended in 2013....

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