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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Canada and Mexico plan to confront the United States over its demand for tougher NAFTA automotive content rules, people briefe..
National security officials are urging President Trump to approve the sale of nearly $50 million worth of U.S. weapons to Ukraine, which has confronte..
National security officials are urging President Trump to approve the sale of nearly $50 million worth of U.S. weapons to Ukraine, which has confronte..
In addition to "all communications to, from, or copied" to Flynn, former national security advisor, since Election Day, the senators requested that Ku..
President Donald Trump announced Monday the U.S. is putting North Korea's "murderous regime" on America's terrorism blacklist, despite questions about..
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Nov. 17 Sen. Al Franken's behavior on USO tour cannot be excused Minnesotans were rightly horrified to find yet another of t..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly disclosed financial records show that President Donald Trump's nominee to become secretary of the Health and Human Services De..
(Repeating without changes for wider distribution) By Patrick Rucker and David Shepardson WASHINGTON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Recreational vehicle retailer..
A former Facebook employee is calling for the company to be strictly regulated to prevent it from abusing the mass amounts of user data it handles. Sa..
Investors are too optimistic and taking on too much risk in this low volatile environment, setting the stock market up for a potential downfall, accor..
LEBANON, Pa. — Douglass Henry, owner of packaging materials manufacturer Henry Molded Products, admits he could live without a tax cut. He is not goin..
The White House says it's willing to strike a health care provision from Senate legislation to cut taxes and overhaul the tax code if the provision be..
It's hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S. military has prepared for doomsday — the day America gets into a nuclear shooting war. No detail seems ..
South Korea's spy agency says North Korea may conduct more ballistic missile tests by the end of the year to boost its ability to threaten the U.S. Me..
Behind their legislation is a theory long popular among conservatives: Slash taxes for corporations and rich people, who will then hire, invest and pr..
WASHINGTON — The White House says it's willing to strike a health-care provision from Senate legislation to cut taxes and overhaul the tax code if the..
Nearly a decade ago, FBI agents arrested a 24-year-old legal permanent resident from Afghanistan in the U.S. who was charged with conspiracy to bomb t..
U.S. President Donald Trump would not insist on including repeal of an Obama-era health insurance mandate in a bill intended to enact the biggest over..
U.S. President Donald Trump predicted on Sunday that Senator Jeff Flake will oppose the Republican tax bill, but the senator's office says he has not ..
Asian shares are mixed in muted trading Monday ahead of the Thanksgiving holidays in the U.S., as gloom carried over from Friday's retreat on Wall Str..
ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche got a double dose of positive trial news on Monday, with its immunotherapy Tecentriq mixed with other drugs succeeding agains..
NEW YORK(Reuters) - In August, a dozen inventors gathered around a fire pit outside the headquarters of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in Alexan..
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares pulled back on Monday, with investor sentiment hurt by a retreat on Wall Street and a slide in Chinese stocks, while th..
Asian shares fell in muted trading Monday ahead of the Thanksgiving holidays in the U.S., as gloom carried over from Friday's retreat on Wall Street. ..
President Donald Trump on Sunday expressed more doubts about a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to be imported, appear..
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares eased on Monday, with investor sentiment hurt by a retreat on Wall Street and sliding Chinese stocks, while the euro sk..
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The ultra-wealthy, especially those with dynastic businesses — like President Donald Trump and his family — do very well under a major Republican tax ..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two of President Donald Trump's leading economic advisers sent mixed signals Sunday on the fate of a health care provision in the Se..
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday expressed more doubts about a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to b..
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team investigating whether President Donald Trump sought to obstruct a federal inquiry into connections between his p..
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team investigating whether President Donald Trump sought to obstruct a federal inquiry into connections between his p..
Demonstrators in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 19 called for additional aid to be sent to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the island in Septe..
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares started the week on the back foot on Monday, pressured by a retreat on Wall Street amid tax reform uncertainty while th..
Look, we get that the bullshit surrounding the practice of tipping can suck, especially in industries—most notably food service in the U.S.—where it’s..
Demonstrators in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 19 called for additional aid to be sent to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria devastated the island in Septe..
Thousands of protesters marched throughout Washington D.C. on Sunday in the "Unity March for Puerto Rico," a show of support for ongoing disaster reli..
While shoppers scramble for Black Friday bargains this year, outdoor retailer REI is closing its 154 U.S. stores. This is the third consecutive year t..
Major tech companies are beefing up their lobbying amid scrutiny from Congress over their handling of Russian interference in the 2016 election. Execu..
In 2016, the U.S. economy served as a punching bag for then-candidate Donald Trump. Today, it has become a lifeline for an otherwise embattled preside..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump would not insist on including repeal of an Obama-era health insurance mandate in a bill intended to..
Biological contamination goes both ways, mind you. Just as important as keeping extraterrestrial organisms from reaching the surface (aka "backward co..
WASHINGTON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Recreational vehicle retailers from across the country were sipping morning coffee at a convention in Las Vegas earlier..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump would not insist on including repeal of an Obama-era health insurance mandate in a bill intended to..
It's hard to overstate how thoroughly the U.S. military has prepared for doomsday — the day America gets into a nuclear shooting war. No detail seems ..
Congress will not create a new branch of the military dedicated to space this year, but lawmakers who support the move and defense experts say it’s on..
WASHINGTON (AP) — Anyone who doubts the lure of Route 66 should talk to Winslow Chamber of Commerce CEO Bob Hall, who said that capitalizing on the hi..
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey could benefit from a new grant announced Friday by the federal government. Gov. Greg Abbott announ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A radio broadcaster accused U.S. Senator Al Franken on Thursday of touching her-----while she slept and forcing a kiss on her i..
In late January 2012, drug distributor Cardinal Health got word that the Drug Enforcement Administration was about to take action against the company’..