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The Latest: Mexico slams US decision on solar panels tariff

The Latest on President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported solar panels and washing machines (all times local):9:55 p.m.Mexico says it regrets the United States' decision not to exclude it from tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels...

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Trump applies tariffs to solar panels, washing machines

President Donald Trump on Monday approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines in a bid to help U.S. manufacturers.The Republican's decision followed recommendations for tariffs by the U.S. International Trade Commission...

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Back to work: Government shutdown ends after Dems relent

President Donald Trump signed a bill reopening the government late Monday, ending a 69-hour display of partisan dysfunction after Democrats reluctantly voted to temporarily pay for resumed operations. They relented in return for Republican assurances...

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Netflix's success turns net neutrality into an afterthought

Netflix once fought fiercely for net neutrality, fearing that its online video service would suffer if internet providers were free to discriminate against it.But now that it boasts one of television's largest audiences, Netflix isn't spending much...

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Netflix's success turns net neutrality into an afterthought

Netflix once fought fiercely for net neutrality, fearing that its online video service would suffer if internet providers were free to discriminate against it.But now that it boasts one of television's largest audiences, Netflix isn't spending much...

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Uber driver in US illegally charged with 4 California rapes

A Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally used his job as an Uber driver to target intoxicated young women and was charged Monday with raping, assaulting and robbing four victims, California prosecutors said.Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez drove women to their...

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Uber driver in US illegally charged with 4 California rapes

A Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally used his job as an Uber driver to target intoxicated young women and was charged Monday with raping, assaulting and robbing four victims, California prosecutors said.Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez drove women to their...

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Startup accelerators Techstars and Sputnik ATX introduce new Austin cohorts

One startup -- Rosso & Flynn -- brings together the quality of old school butcher shops with the convenience of online ordering and delivery. Another -- Milkful -- supports breastfeeding moms through community, education and healthy lactation...

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Heat-not-burn cigarette alternative faces US scrutiny

A device that heats tobacco without burning it reduces some of the harmful chemicals in traditional cigarettes, but government scientists say it's unclear if that translates into lower rates of disease for smokers who switch.U.S. regulators published...

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Media mogul Rupert Murdoch says Facebook should pay for news

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch says Facebook should pay fees to "trusted" news producers for their content.Facebook said last week that it will boost news sources that its users rank as most trustworthy , while shrinking the percentage of news posts overall...

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