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NASA's asteroid chaser swings by Earth on way to space rock

Sep 22, 2017

NASA's asteroid-chasing spacecraft, Osiris-Rex, swings by Earth on Friday on its way to a space rock

Decision on moving N Carolina Confederate monuments delayed

Sep 22, 2017

A state commission has delayed until next spring a decision on Gov. Roy Cooper's request to move three Confederate monuments from North Carolina's old Capitol grounds to a Civil War battlefield

GM to furlough 3rd shift at Tennessee plant as demand slows

Sep 22, 2017

General Motors is laying off the third shift at its Spring Hill, Tennessee, SUV factory as it deals with a slowing U.S. auto market

US rig count drops by 1 this week to 935

Sep 22, 2017

The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell by one this week to 935

Not home? Walmart wants to walk in and stock your fridge

Sep 22, 2017

Walmart is testing a service that lets a delivery person walk into a customer's home when they're not there to drop off packages or put groceries in the fridge

Trump piles on new economic sanctions against North Korea

Sep 22, 2017

President Donald Trump has authorized stiffer new sanctions against North Korea

Thousands in Germany protest over planned steel merger

Sep 22, 2017

Thousands of steelworkers have gathered in western Germany in a protest over the planned merger of the European steel operations of Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel, which is expected to cost up to 4,000 jobs

AP FACT CHECK: Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute

Sep 22, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute

Officials: Cause of massive fire at old mill undetermined

Sep 22, 2017

Officials say that they haven't determined a cause for a massive fire last year that engulfed a former steel mill in upstate New York

Germany expels 2nd Vietnamese diplomat over 'kidnapping'

Sep 22, 2017

The German government is expelling a second Vietnamese diplomat suspected of involvement in what it considers the kidnapping in Berlin of a former Vietnamese oil executive

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