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Business Report: Volkswagen U.S. operations to become ‘Voltswagen of America’

Morning Business Report March 30, 2021 The deadline to contribute to individual retirement accounts and health savings accounts is May 17, the same day that individual...

Meghan’s racism claims come as no surprise to Black Britons

LONDON (AP) — Explosive allegations by Meghan, Duchess of Sussex that she faced racist attitudes from both the palace and the U.K. press have...

UK palace silence on Harry, Meghan allegations adds to furor

LONDON (AP) — Harry and Meghan’s allegations of ill-treatment by the royal household are so serious that observers say Buckingham Palace’s silence has only...

William says hospitalized grandfather Prince Philip is ‘OK’

LONDON (AP) — Prince William says his grandfather Prince Philip is “OK” as the 99-year-old royal consort remains in a London hospital for rest...

Grammy-winning duo Daft Punk break up after 28 years

NEW YORK (AP) — Grammy-winning French duo Daft Punk have announced they're breaking up after 28 years. The electronic performers shared the news Monday in...

Authorities use tear gas and batons against US-bound migrants

(CNN) -- Guatemalan authorities fired tear gas and used their batons on a group of US-bound migrants in a caravan trying to move towards...

Trudeau says, ‘Trump incited a violent assault on democracy’

TORONTO, Canada (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says President Donald Trump incited an assault on democracy by violent rioters. Friday's comments were...

Boris Johnson condemns Trump’s actions

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson condemns President Trump's actions to encourage riots at the US Capitol and says that he's glad that democracy has...

With time running out, EU and UK near post-Brexit trade deal

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union and British negotiators are closing in on a trade deal with only a disagreement over fishing rights in U.K....

Biden tells pope he hopes to work with him

WASHINGTON, DC (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden has spoken by phone with Pope Francis as he continues to talk with leaders around the world. Biden’s...

Shanghai airport worker gets virus; 8,000 tested

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities in China’s financial hub of Shanghai have quarantined 186 people and conducted coronavirus tests on more than 8,000 after a...

Tropical Storm Epsilon likely to strengthen further before eyeing Bermuda

With Epsilon developing and another system possibly in the offing later this week, this season is rapidly closing in on the record of 28 named storms set in 2005 -- the only other year to use the Greek alphabet to name storms.