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CBO: Premiums, uninsured up under 2016 GOP health law repeal

Premiums and the number of uninsured would soar under a Republican bill Congress passed last year scuttling President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, lawmakers' nonpartisan budget analyst estimated Tuesday in a report underlining the GOP's risks...

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Israel's Netanyahu mired in series of corruption allegations

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu might be upbeat these days: The economy is growing, his opposition is weak and the incoming Trump administration seems friendly, even to the much-maligned Jewish settlements in the West Bank. Instead, the long-serving leader...

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Rooster Teeth’s ‘RWBY: Grimm Eclipse,’ ‘Gravity Rush 2’ lead the week’s new games

New video games out this week: “RWBY: Grimm Eclipse.” Austin’s popular home-grown animated series “RWBY” from Rooster Teeth becomes a console game in this four-player hack-and-slash title featuring online co-op play and a new storyline, villains...

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States can offer a lesson as GOP proposes deep cut taxes

President-elect Donald Trump and congressional Republicans who have pledged to cut federal taxes to boost the economy might consider looking first at lessons learned in GOP-controlled states that adopted similar strategies, only to see growth falter...

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Ask Brianna: How do I start strong with a new roommate?

all the real-world stuff no one taught us how to do in college. Send your questions about postgrad life to askbrianna@nerdwallet.com. Q: I'm on the hunt for a new roommate. How can we make our living space conflict-free? A: I've...

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US stock indexes dip, along with bond yields and dollar

Losses for financial and health care stocks pulled U.S. indexes modestly lower in Tuesday morning trading and put the Dow Jones industrial average at risk for its third straight loss. Bond prices rose, while the dollar's value sank against...

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Tiffany feels the Trump effect on 5th Avenue

Security barricades, protesters and a perpetual media encampment in and around Trump Tower since the election tarnished sales at Tiffany, the posh jeweler whose flagship store is just steps from the president-elect's front door. Tiffany said...

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New York manufacturing grows in January for 3rd month

Manufacturing in New York state expanded in January for the third straight month, as new orders and shipments grew. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York said Tuesday that its manufacturing index slipped slightly to 6.5 in January from 7.6...

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Tech Crawl: Facebook may stop paying publishers for Facebook Live content

Happy Tuesday, Austin! For many of us who had Martin Luther King Jr. Day off work, it’s like a Monday. We’ve brought you the best tech news from around the Web that broke over the three-day weekend. Facebook Live is so 2016 Recode reports that several...

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Greece favors IMF withdrawal from rescue loan program

Greece's left-led government said Tuesday it would welcome a decision by the International Monetary Fund to pull out of the country's bailout program, which is bogged down in disagreements on further spending cuts. Government spokesman Dimitris...

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