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Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports
NEW YORK (AP) -- Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports, each citing a single unnamed source....

G-20 countries pledge to protect against Brexit shock
BEIJING (AP) -- Global finance officials promised Sunday to protect the world economy from the shockwaves of Britain's European Union referendum and to boost sluggish growth....

AP Exclusive: Medicare safeguard overwhelmed by pricey drugs
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A safeguard for Medicare beneficiaries has become a way for drugmakers to get paid billions of dollars for pricey medications at taxpayer expense, government numbers show....

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Gas prices drop 7 cents to $2.22 a gallon
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) -- The average price of gasoline has dropped 7 cents over the past three weeks to $2.22 a gallon for regular grade....

Airbnb sues hometown San Francisco over rental regulation
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings - or face steep fines....

'Star Trek Beyond' soars with $59.6M at weekend box office
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- "Star Trek Beyond" has landed atop the weekend box office....

Solar projects can't save the forest for the trees?
WADING RIVER, N.Y. (AP) -- A green energy project has some environmentalists seeing red....

European grocery store giants complete $29 billion tie up
NEW YORK (AP) -- The owner of Stop & Shop and Giant and the parent company of Food Lion completed their $29 billion combination after receiving regulatory clearance by the Federal Trade Commission....

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