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French prison guards protest, 2 attacked by inmates

Jan 19, 2018

The French justice ministry says two prison guards have been attacked in Corsica by inmates amid widespread national protests by guards over working conditions

The Latest: Uber supports toll if it benefits mass transit

Jan 19, 2018

Uber says it supports congestion pricing in the heart of New York City if it's applied to all vehicles and the revenue goes to mass transit; drivers in part of Manhattan would pay $11.52

Correction: Uber-Autonomous Vehicles story

Jan 19, 2018

Correction: Uber-Autonomous Vehicles story

Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidency

Jan 19, 2018

Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidency

Good dog, bad dog ... Delta wants to know before you board

Jan 19, 2018

Citing safety, Delta will require owners of service and support animals to provide more information before their furry friends can fly

SEC letter shows bitcoin funds won't happen soon, if ever

Jan 19, 2018

It may be a while, if ever, before investors can buy an exchange-traded fund with holdings of bitcoin and other digital currencies.

Baker seeks $15M for schools educating hurricane victims

Jan 19, 2018

Gov. Charlie Baker is seeking $15 million in additional state funding for school districts that are educating students displaced by hurricanes in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

NASA bumps astronaut off space station flight in rare move

Jan 19, 2018

NASA has bumped an astronaut off an upcoming spaceflight, a rare move for the space agency

Coke aims to recycle a bottle for each it sells by 2030

Jan 19, 2018

Coca-Cola plans to help collect and recycle a bottle or can for each that it sells by 2030

'Jersey Shore' star 'The Situation' admits tax evasion

Jan 19, 2018

One of the stars of the "Jersey Shore" reality TV show has pleaded guilty to cheating on his taxes

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