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  • WASHINGTON— Congress sent legislation to President Barack Obama that could make it easier to get tickets to popular shows, sports events and concerts. The Senate passed the bill last month. "Hamilton" producer Jeffrey Seller testified at a Senate hearing in September.

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate wrestling magnate Linda McMahon as his choice to head the Small Business Administration, Trump's transition team said in a statement on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate wrestling magnate Linda McMahon as his choice to head the Small Business Administration, Trump's transition team said in a statement on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate wrestling magnate Linda McMahon as his choice to head the Small Business Administration, Trump's transition team said in a statement on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a Trump transition team source said on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest bank.

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a Trump transition team source said on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest bank.

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency, a Trump transition team source said on Wednesday. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage lender in 2009, rebranded it as OneWest Bank and built it into Southern California's largest bank.

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to appoint retired Marine Corps General John Kelly to lead the Department of Homeland Security, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday. Mattis is a retired Marine general known for his tough talk, distrust of Iran and battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. He assembled an investor group to buy a...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to appoint retired Marine Corps General John Kelly to lead the Department of Homeland Security, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday. Mattis is a retired Marine general known for his tough talk, distrust of Iran and battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. He assembled an investor group to buy a...

  • President-elect Donald Trump plans to appoint retired Marine Corps General John Kelly to lead the Department of Homeland Security, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday. Mattis is a retired Marine general known for his tough talk, distrust of Iran and battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. He assembled an investor group to buy a...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 6- Philadelphia Energy Solutions Chief Executive Phil Rinaldi said he plans to retire in March, forcing the company to find a new leader as it responds to an industrywide downturn that has hit the U.S. East Coast the hardest. Carlyle Group spokesman Christopher Ullman said the firm had already begun looking for a new CEO. He quickly became the region's...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 6- The chief executive of Philadelphia Energy Solutions, Phil Rinaldi, told employees in a memo on Tuesday that he plans to retire in March, raising questions about the future of the region's largest and oldest refinery. Rinaldi, 70, has been CEO of the privately held company since 2010, when The Carlyle Group and Sunoco formed a joint venture to buy...

  • Nearly 40 malls in the U.S. have installed high-tech settings that let kids tap tablets, play games or take a virtual ride to the North Pole as they make their way to meet Santa. WHERE: 13 malls, including Northlake Mall in Charlotte, North Carolina; Fashion Show Mall in Las Vegas and Oak Park Mall in Overland Park, Kansas. WHERE: 12 malls, including Twelve Oaks Mall in Novi,...

  • The Army issued the decision to not approve the easement at this time. The company building the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline is slamming the Obama administration after the U.S. Army's decision not to grant an easement for the project. The company building the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline is slamming the Obama administration after the U.S....

  • President-elect Donald Trump said on Monday he would name retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Mattis is a retired Marine Corps general known for his tough talk, distrust of Iran and battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage...

  • President-elect Donald Trump said on Monday he would name retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Mattis is a retired Marine Corps general known for his tough talk, distrust of Iran and battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage...

  • President-elect Donald Trump said on Monday he would name retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Mattis is a retired Marine Corps general known for his tough talk, distrust of Iran and battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. He assembled an investor group to buy a failed California mortgage...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 5- The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission on Monday revised its proposed rules for limiting positions that traders can hold in the commodity markets, dashing expectations that it would finalize the rules by year-end. Massad, a Democrat, will step aside as chairman once President-elect Donald Trump takes office, to be replaced...

  • President-elect Donald Trump said on Monday he would nominate retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, a presidential rival-turned-supporter to serve as Department of Housing and Urban Development secretary. *Jon Huntsman, former Republican Utah governor and ambassador to China under President Barack Obama, ran for 2012 Republican presidential nomination in...

  • CANNON BALL, N.D.— In a story Dec. 4 about an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it would not grant the easement. The U.S. Army says it won't grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota. CANNON BALL, N.D.— The U.S. Army said...