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Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Airbnb is dispatching inspectors to rate thousands of the properties listed on its home-rental service in an effort to reassure travelers they're booking nice places to stay....
DETROIT (AP) -- A veteran executive who has led Ford's Lincoln luxury brand will now head American operations, replacing an executive who was ousted this week over allegations of inappropriate behavior....
National Public Radio has adopted a series of measures to improve its workplace culture, following an independent investigation into sex harassment issues stemming from the ouster of a top executive....
U.S. stocks closed mostly higher Thursday after a late-afternoon wave of selling erased much of a midday rally....
Trisha and Dennis Rawlings, a couple in their early 30s, are moving to suburban Chicago and leaving their over-60-year-old first home in the St. Louis area behind....
      
Wall Street Journal
This use of doctored images was a crucial and deceptively simple technique to spread fabricated information during the 2016 election. Tech companies, which are increasingly under fire, struggle to screen for indications photos might have been distorted or taken out of context.
Airbnb Inc., looking to solidify sales ahead of an expected IPO, is adding more hotels to its site, along with a loyalty program and new tiers of listings that include luxury and more budget-friendly offerings.
Ford Motor named a new leader for its key North American operations among several executive changes, a day after a top executive was fired after a company investigation into allegations of misconduct.
SpaceX launched into orbit a commercial payload with two prototype communications satellites intended to pave the way for an eventual constellation of thousands of similar internet-via-space satellites.
Rising sales of storage and networking devices powered Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s core business during the holiday quarter, helping the company raise its annual profit targets while boosting planned returns to shareholders.
      
CNNMoney
The bank had been taking heat on social media as the national debate over guns reaches a fever pitch.
BlackRock is pressing gunmakers on their response after the school shooting in Florida.
The Department of Education may make it easier for people filing for bankruptcy to get out of their student loans.
The average rate of a 30-year-fixed rate mortgage jumped to 4.40% this week ? the highest level since April 2014.
      
NY Times Business Headlines
The deal was the second Chinese takeover of a European luxury brand in a month.
A report sent to Parliament said there was evidence to suggest that Novartis made payments to politicians.
The allure of investment options like hedge funds and venture capital remains strong for universities, even though standard stock index funds have outperformed them in the last 10 years.
One reason for the evictions, legal advocates say, is that the residents’ better-paying Medicare coverage is ending and will be replaced by Medicaid.
A list of residents’ rights, along with advice from lawyers and advocates who work on behalf of people in nursing homes.
      
USA Today Business Headlines
First national Bank of Omaha says it received complaints amid an intensifying national debate on gun control
     
 
 
The Dow and S&P 500 advance to halt a two-session losing skid, on gains in industrials and energy, and U.S. Treasury yields ease, while the Nasdaq loses ground for a third straight session. Aleksandra Michalska reports. Video provided by Reuters
     
 
 
Salt or no salt? Frozen or on the rocks? Feb. 22 is National Margarita Day.
     
 
 
The world's largest restaurant chain is rolling out a new program.
     
 
 
The Consumer Reports verdict served as a reminder that Toyota remains on top in the areas that matter most to consumers.
     
 
 
      
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