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FILE - This Wednesday, April 12, 2017, file photo shows a home for sale, in Natick, Mass. On Thursday, June 29, 2017, Freddie Mac reports on the week’s average U.S. mortgage rates. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
Average US mortgage rates flat to lower; 30-year at new lowAverage US mortgage rates flat to lower; 30-year at new low for 2017
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
A woman rides a bike in front of a pile of garbage in Athens, on Thursday, June 29, 2017. A strike by garbage collectors, which has lasted nearly two weeks, has left towering mounds of garbage on city streets at a time when the summer's first heatwave sent temperatures soaring. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Greek trash collectors back to work after 2-week protestGreek municipal garbage collectors decided Thursday to return to work after nearly two weeks of protests that left mounds of uncollected refuse in the streets amid a heatwave
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
Aetna to leave Connecticut headquarters for New York CityAetna is moving its headquarters to New York City after nearly two centuries in Hartford, Connecticut
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FILE - In this June 22, 2017 file photo, Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine speaks amid a crush of reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Somewhere along the way, the Republican crusade to repeal "Obamacare" also turned into an effort to limit the future growth of Medicaid. That bit of mission creep is complicating prospects for the GOP, and could lead to deadlock.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
GOP adds opioid money to health bill, fate remains in doubtTop Republicans add opioid money to health care bill, but measure's fate remains in doubt
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
Retired Court of Appeal judge Martin Moore-Bick views flower tributes left near to the Grenfell Tower apartment building in London, Thursday June 29, 2017.  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday appointed Martin Moore-Bick to chair a public inquiry into the deadly west London fire on June 14, that killed some dozens of people. (Philip Toscano/PA via AP)
Retired judge to lead inquiry into deadly London tower fireBritish Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed a retired judge to chair a public inquiry into the devastating west London fire that killed at least 80 people, as more high rises failed fire-safety tests
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
France's President Emmanuel Macron attends a press conference after a gathering of European leaders on the upcoming G-20 summit in the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, June 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Europeans line up behind Paris accord, free trade before G20European leaders say they are ready to defend the Paris climate accord and free trade when they face President Donald Trump at the Group of 20 summit
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
Campaigners from the community-based organization Avaaz, wearing a mask of Rupert Murdoch, centre right, and Prime Minister Theresa May, stage a protest opposite parliament in London, Thursday, June 29, 2017. Britain’s Culture Secretary Karen Bradley  is ruling on whether to permit the proposed 11.7 billion pound merge of Sky and Twenty-First Century Fox.  Bradley is set to offer her verdict Thursday. The merger would allow Rupert Murdoch to consolidate his power base in British media. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinyThe UK government says Twenty-First Century Fox's bid to takeover pay TV and broadband company Sky needs more scrutiny
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE- In this Thursday, April 21, 2016 file photo president of European Central Bank, ECB, Mario Draghi speaks during a news conference after a meeting of the governing council in Frankfurt, Germany.  Draghi said Tuesday, June 27, 2017 the bank's stimulus efforts need to be "persistent" even as the economy recovers and that any scaling back of support will come gradually.. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)
Market fits highlight central bankers' difficult taskVolatility in bond and currency markets have underlined the challenge that Europe's top central bankers face as they prepare investors for the day when they will start to phase out stimulus policies
The Associated Press1 hour ago
NYPIRG Straphangers representative Jaqi Cohen, far left, and Michael Sciaraffo, second left, who was one of hundreds of other subway riders aboard a New York City subway that lost power for nearly an hour earlier this month, join transit advocates in a rush hour rally outside New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office, Wednesday, June 28, 2017, in New York. In the wake of Tuesday's subway derailment in Harlem, protesters demanded that Cuomo provide adequate funding to fix the city's ailing subway system. Sciaraffo also called for a Metropolitan Transit Authority program to educate subway riders on emergency evacuation procedures. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Governor declares state of emergency for NYC transit systemGov. Andrew Cuomo says he's asked the new leader of New York City's troubled public transit system to do a series of urgent reviews of the agency's management and aging infrastructure.
The Associated Press8 minutes ago
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