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As Miami pushes a rezoning plan to encourage redevelopment, residents are worried gentrification will change Little Havana's historic character and push longtime residents out of the neighborhood.
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The Federal Aviation Administration said it was the largest civil penalty the agency has ever proposed after drone use allegedly endangered airspace safety.
When President Obama announced a massive trade deal on Monday, he heard cheers from business groups. But the unions and public-interest groups that usually support him rejected the trade proposal.
The Labor Department also revised downward the job gains for July and August. The unemployment rate remains at 5.1 percent.
Shares in the commodities trader Glencore fell nearly 30 percent Monday, as the company struggles with low commodity prices.
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