Industries

New San Francisco high-rise remakes skyline to mixed reviews

Aug 16, 2017

Tech industry makes its mark on San Francisco's skyline with city's new tallest building: 61-story Salesforce Tower.

On a chaotic day in DC, Trump goes after Amazon, again

Aug 16, 2017

President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Amazon, and he says the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers."

SBA head sees businesses held back by lack of loans, workers

Aug 16, 2017

Six months into her tenure, SBA head sees businesses as optimistic but held back by lack of loans, workers

5 years after 34 South African miners shot dead, no arrests

Aug 16, 2017

5 years after 34 South African miners shot dead, no arrests have been made, says rights group

Target says turnaround efforts are bringing shoppers back

Aug 16, 2017

Target, which is remodeling stores and bolstering its online operations, showed signs Wednesday that the moves are starting to win back shoppers.

Calvin Harris to perform at Rihanna's Diamond Ball charity

Aug 16, 2017

Calvin Harris, the writer and producer of Rihanna's hit "We Found Love," is set to perform at her charity event in New York next month

SpaceX Dragon delivers scientific bounty to space station

Aug 16, 2017

A SpaceX shipment has arrived at the International Space Station, delivering a bonanza of science experiments.

US home construction slumped in July

Aug 16, 2017

US housing starts fell 4.8 percent in July as apartment construction plunged

New UK aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives at port

Aug 16, 2017

Britain's new flagship aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has arrived at its home port in southern England to great fanfare

Vandals scrawl anti-law message on Lincoln Memorial

Aug 16, 2017

The National Park Service says someone used red spray paint to scrawl an anti-law message on the Lincoln Memorial in Washington

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