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Australia Considers Charging Power Generators for Pollution

LEGAL | Dec 7
Australia will consider making electrical power companies pay for greenhouse gas pollution they create, three years after the government scrapped the national carbon tax, a Cabinet minister said Monday.

Trump Threatens Payback for U.S. Companies That Move Abroad

CORPORATE | By Paul Wiseman | Dec 7
President-elect Donald Trump is threatening to impose heavy taxes on U.S. companies that move jobs overseas and still try to sell their products to Americans.

Drive-by Lawsuits

LEGAL | Dec 7
Thousands of lawsuits have been filed in the U.S. for violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act, but many business owners say they're nothing more than a shakedown.

Mother Settles JetBlue Lawsuit After Son is Flown to Wrong City

LEGAL | Dec 7
A woman has agreed to settle her lawsuit against JetBlue Airways after it mixed up her 5-year-old son with another boy and flew him to the wrong city, her lawyer said Tuesday.

Alaska Airlines Gets U.S. Approval to Buy Virgin America

CORPORATE | Dec 6
Alaska Airlines has won government approval to buy rival Virgin America after agreeing to reduce its flight-selling partnership with American Airlines.

Obama Blocks Proposed Takeover of Germany's Aixtron

CORPORATE | Dec 6
Citing a national security risk, President Barack Obama on Friday blocked a Chinese investor's proposed takeover of Aixtron SE, a German maker of semiconductor manufacturing equipment.

Can't Buy Love? Drug Price Hikes Put Sex Beyond Reach

FINANCE | By Linda A. Johnson | Dec 6
Imagine not being able to afford one of life's great pleasures - sex. That's true for many older couples, doctors say. Soaring prices for prescription medicines for impotence and other problems have put the remedies out of reach for some.

Carrier Deal Will Impact How Businesses Work With the Government

LEGAL | Dec 5
President-elect Donald Trump's deal to keep hundreds of jobs at a Carrier factory from leaving the U.S. is being criticized for giving the company $7 million in tax incentives.

Denmark Files Charges Against Uber Over 'Illegal' Business

LEGAL | Dec 5
Danish prosecutors have filed charges against Uber's European regional hub in the Netherlands with "helping to commit illegalities."

Some Rockefellers Call Out ExxonMobile Over Its Climate Change Record

CORPORATE | Dec 4
Only on "CBS This Morning," members of the Rockefeller family are giving their first TV interviews about a public falling out with ExxonMobil.

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