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European stocks retreat in face of Fed rate hike

Trump has laid a lot of the blame on the Fed, saying at one point in October that the central bank was "going loco" for raising rates . Still, ...

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Fed raises interest rates by 25 bps, signals more hikes

It dropped 7 percent Tuesday and closed at a 16-month low, and has fallen nearly 40 percent since October 3. Asian markets closed lower: Tokyo...

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In major shift, U.S. now exports more oil than it ships in

The kingdom's diplomatic position has been badly weakened by the furore over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. "OPEC group coun...

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USA to consider raising tariffs on Chinese cars to 40%: USTR

Trump didn't discuss dedicated gaming hardware specifically, but he did comment on the potential for a hike in iPhone prices. Just $5 a month. ...

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The Anti-Pelosi Democrats Have Started Plotting Against Her

On Capitol Hill, Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell said Democrats must decide how much "harassment" they want to pursue against Trump...

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Trump faces investigation blitz from Democratic House of Representatives

In Mississippi, a Republican and Democrat are headed to a November 27 runoff, where the Republican is favored. Midterm losses are typical fo...

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Democrats win control of the House in 2018 midterms

As for the Senate race, despite Trump's deeply polarizing effect on voters, the GOP harnessed his rock-solid popularity with hard-right voters...

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Day of reckoning approaches in first midterm elections of Trump presidency

A number of Greek-American candidates are running for office in U.S. congressional midterm elections Tuesday, widely seen as a referendum on ...

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Iran sanctions: "Maximum" economic pressure, Treasury's Mnuchin says

We stand with them as they call for the regime to respect their human rights and dignity", said US Special Representative for Iran, Brian Hook. ...

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Trump, Obama tout clashing visions of USA as elections near

Trump is sending up to 15,000 U.S. troops to the border to stave off a caravan of migrants slowly making its way through southern Mexico, hundr...

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USMCA deal a bad one for agriculture

Foreign affairs minister Chrystia Freeland said Monday all farmers in supply management sectors will be compensated. The Liberals Minister of ...

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NAFTA talks: Canada voices optimism as it rejoins negotiations

About $332 billion of Canadian goods and services were exported to the United States. Mexican officials did not confirm the date, although two i...

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Trump Claims Cohen Didn't Break Campaign Finance Laws

Trump's rally in West Virginia came scarcely three hours after almost simultaneous legal developments that threaten his presidency: A guilty...

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Trump may be the greatest free-trade president ever

Noting the new economic growth numbers are due out Friday, Trump said, "I don't what they are, but there are predictions from 3.8 to 5.3 (percen...

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Senate Passes Measure Repealing Changes to Net Neutrality Rules

Senate Democrats , led by Ed Markey of MA, used the Congressional Review Act-an oversight tool that permits Congress to repeal rulings made ...

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Supreme Court Ruling Could Benefit Radio

Many states have already passed laws preparing for the Supreme court's decision and several others are following suit as they prepare legislatio...

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Supreme Court Ruling Could Benefit Radio

Many states have already passed laws preparing for the Supreme court's decision and several others are following suit as they prepare legislatio...

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Cleveland Cavaliers 2018: On LeBron James' fadeaway, Boston Celtics' resurgence - Bill Livingston

While there is no such thing as a LeBron Stopper on Boston's roster - or anywhere else in the league - the Celtics believe there are ways to for...

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Flipkart-Walmart deal to create 10 million jobs in India

Flipkart has set aside $500 million to repurchase employee stock options as a result of Walmart buying $77% stake in Flipkart through a $16 b...

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Walmart buys 77 percent stake in Flipkart

But it will take some time for the business to turn profitable, and analysts on a Wednesday morning call about the deal adopted a cautious tone....

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Celtics vs. 76ers, Cavaliers vs. Raptors

The total has gone over in 11 of Boston's last 14 games. Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum said his trash talk toward Philadelphia 76er...

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Trump Says He Repaid Stormy Daniels Hush Money And It Was Legal

Speaking briefly to reporters on Thursday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders deflected questions about why Trump had previously...

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Using Running Styles To Identify Contenders And Pretenders In the Kentucky Derby

The favorite will be running against 136 years of history - no horse has won the Derby without racing at 2 since Apollo did it in 1882 - as ...

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City leaders come out to Quail Hollow

The PGA Tour returns to Charlotte, North Carolina and the Quail Hollow Country Club for what should be an exciting tournament in the Wells Fa...

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Wall Street praises Apple as tech giant becomes less reliant on iPhone

Crow Point Partners LLC grew its position in shares of Apple by 100.0% in the 3rd quarter. Apple's stock buyback fits into a broader trend...

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Sprint-T-Mobile Deal Faces Tough Path in Trump's Washington

The tie-up would position the telecom companies as fiercer competitors to Verizon and AT&T , which have long dominated the United States ma...

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Richard Sherman defends Josh Allen over old tweets

My Cleveland Browns are on the clock. The New York Giants are a complete wildcard at number two. At least one current Hall of Famer, Gian...

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Accused serial rapist and killer undetected working as cop

A 72-year-old former police officer has been arrested in California after DNA testing linked him to some of the 12 murders and at least 45 r...

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Republican Wins Arizona Seat Despite Tough Fight From Democrat

Jan Brewer at her home in Peoria, Arizona, April 24, 2018. Lesko will fill the seat through the end of this congressional term in January an...

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Marcus Smart cleared to play in Celtics-Bucks Game 5

The Celtics are still reeling from confirmation that star Kyrie Irving will miss the rest of the season. The seven-foot-one Maker, in parti...

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Amazon's newest service: delivering packages to your parked auto

The new service is available starting Tuesday to all Prime members through Amazon's Key app , but it only works with certain types of cars ....

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Going out of business sales announced for Bon-Ton Stores, Inc

No refunds or exchanges will be offered, and customers can not use their rewards cards, coupons or any other special offers. Herberger's emplo...

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Netflix Blasts Past Subscriber Growth Expectations

Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Netflix by 47.1% in the fourth quarter. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 972 ...

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The Walking Dead season 8 finale: is there a future for Negan?

Some fans even interpreted that as a threat on Rick and Michonne's lives, which doesn't seem to be what Maggie is saying. He believes that...

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Death toll from Humboldt Broncos bus crash rises to 16

She noted the women's hockey team is on a bus nearly every weekend. Stu Middleton is working to get hockey teams across Canada to give blood f...

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