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California regulators have changed course and in redrafted regulations released late Friday opened a pathway for the public to get self-driving cars of the future that lack a steering wheel or pedals
California regulators have changed course and opened a pathway for the public to get self-driving cars of the future that lack a steering wheel or pedals....

Volkswagen has agreed to pay its U.S. dealers up to $1.2 billion to compensate them for losses they said they suffered as a result of the company's emissions cheating scandal
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Volkswagen has agreed to pay its U.S. dealers up to $1.2 billion to compensate them for losses they said they suffered as a result of the company's emissions cheating scandal, according to a settlement agreement filed Friday in federal court in San Francisco....

Reorganizing itself under the umbrella company Alphabet has done wonders for Google _ but less so for a grab bag of eclectic projects ranging from robotic cars to internet-beaming balloons, which are suffering costly growing pains
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Reorganizing itself under the umbrella company Alphabet has done wonders for Google - but less so for a grab bag of eclectic projects ranging from robotic cars to internet-beaming balloons, which are suffering costly growing pains....

Germany's biggest bank is looking shaky and some investors fear it could collapse and endanger the wider financial system
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Germany's biggest bank is looking shaky and some investors fear it could collapse and endanger the wider financial system....

Shares in Deutsche Bank swung wildly on Friday, touching a record low before roaring back to life, amid speculation about the stability of Germany's biggest bank and the European financial system
BERLIN (AP) -- Shares in Deutsche Bank swung wildly on Friday, touching a record low before roaring back to life, amid speculation about the stability of Germany's biggest bank and the European financial system....

US consumer spending flat in August, marking weakest pace in five months
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. consumers scaled back their spending in August to its weakest pace in five months, reflecting a drop in spending on autos. Income growth also decelerated as wages and salary gains slowed following four strong months....

US stocks climb as banks trade higher after a steep drop the previous day
NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stocks climbed Friday as banks made a rapid recovery following a steep fall a day ago. Investors hoped Deutsche Bank and the financial system in general were in better shape than they had feared....

European Union environment ministers have approved the ratification of the landmark Paris climate change pact, paving the way for the agreement to enter force in November
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union's environment ministers on Friday approved the ratification of the landmark Paris climate change pact, paving the way for the agreement to take effect in November....

Mall operators are looking at new security technologies and other measures that offer protection without intruding too much on customers
NEW YORK (AP) -- More sophisticated cameras. Security robots. Customers feeling shaken by recent attacks at U.S. malls may not notice huge changes - but mall operators are testing and putting in place new technologies and other measures to offer people more protection without intruding too much on their shopping time....

US safety regulators have closed a yearlong investigation into the Jeep Grand Cherokee's automatic braking system without seeking a recall
DETROIT (AP) -- U.S. safety regulators have closed a yearlong investigation into the Jeep Grand Cherokee's automatic braking system without seeking a recall....

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GlaxoSmithKline PLC has agreed to pay $20 million to resolve U.S. regulators' allegations that the pharmaceutical giant's China operations bribed officials to boost drug sales

Low-cost airline Allegiant says it has complied with FAA concerns over training, operations

Starting Wednesday, J.C. Penney is offering refunds to shoppers who purchased certain products even though it still is unable to determine whether they're made of knockoff Egyptian cotton

Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the IMF, is calling the inclusion of China's renminbi as the fifth currency in an elite group of the world's reserve currencies an "important and historic milestone" for the international financial system

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The U.S. Department of Justice has issued a subpoena to Chesapeake Energy that seeks information on the oil and natural gas producer's accounting methods for the acquisition and classification of oil and gas properties

Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars

Yields on municipal and Treasury bonds sagged this week on concerns about the health of Germany's largest bank, before retracing their steps on Friday

Some American Airlines employees say new uniforms made of wool give them rashes

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