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Utility shares tank after notice on wildfire evidence
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. shares plummeted 10.5 percent, after regulators directed the company to preserve any evidence of failed poles or other equipment that might be connected to Northern California wildfires that killed 32 people
'The Briefing Room': Chief of staff John Kelly gives first White House press briefing
ABC News' political team talks Trump's tweets and headlines from Thursday's White House press briefing.
State tries to dismiss lawsuit in ski resort visa fraud case
Vermont officials say the state shouldn't be liable for losses in a fraud case that cost a ski resort's foreign investors millions of dollars and potentially the opportunity to live in the U.S.
Wilmington Trust reaches $60M settlement with prosecutors
The first financial institution to be criminally charged in connection with the federal bank bailout program has reached a $60 million settlement with prosecutors
Hurricanes cause rare monthly US job loss but rebound likely WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. lost 33,000 jobs in September because of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which closed thousands of businesses in Texas and Florida and forced widespread evacuations. It was the first decline in nearly seven years.
Administration calls for easing rules for financial markets
Trump administration calls for easing rules governing stocks, bonds and derivatives
Sen. Warren says Equifax is making money off data breach
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren grilled CEO Richard Smith today during testimony before the Senate Banking Committee.
Hurricane recovery enough for Florida to host Tennessee
No. 24 Florida and 23rd-ranked Tennessee will play at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Florida, on Saturday, the SEC announced Tuesday. After assessing the impact of Hurricane Irma on Florida's campus and the surrounding areas, and evaluating the available physical and personnel resources
Texas A&M regent thinks Kevin Sumlin should be fired
Texas A&M's epic collapse against UCLA on Sunday night was the final straw for one Aggies regent. He wants Kevin Sumlin fired. Houston attorney Tony Buzbee offered his thoughts on Facebook Sunday after Texas A&M blew a 34-point lead to lose 45-44 in Los Angeles. He wrote: "I'm sure I may be