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Jan 21 2019

Trump Offers to Extend DACA Protections in Exchange for Border Wall Funding

In a briefing with reporters, Vice President Mike Pence defended the proposal from criticism from the right. The California Democrat said the effort could not pass th...

Jan 19 2019

Federal choose sides with Trump, permitting employees to go unpaid throughout shutdown

The Labor Department's response to Bowser's request Monday fell on the 27th day of the partial government shutdown , the longest in USA history. As of Friday, January 18...

Jan 18 2019

'Hamberders and covfefe': Trump's latest misspelling amuses social media

Burger King trolled President Trump Tuesday - joking about the commander-in-chief's tweet that he had sprung for "1,000 hamberders" for Clemson's national champion f...

Jan 18 2019

British PM Theresa May Says Impossible To Rule Out No-Deal Brexit

Labour former prime minister Tony Blair said Corbyn must meet with the British leader. Ms McVey said she and her fellow Brexit MPs "are fighting hard, fighting hard...

Jan 18 2019

Cadillac's first electric SUV revealed

In order to keep up with emerging markets , the automaker surprised the world with a teaser for its first fully electric SUV on Sunday, slating release for 2022. Cadil...

Jan 18 2019

GOP dismisses suggestion that State of Union be postponed

The White House did not immediately respond to Pelosi, but her letter prompted some back and forth between Democrats and Republicans. Yesterday Speaker Pelosi wrote...

Jan 17 2019

Theresa May to face no-confidence vote after Brexit defeat

The environment secretary was fully gladiatorial as he criticised the Labour leader's record and handling of... May's plan was rejected by 432 votes to 202, with some 100...

Jan 17 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joins House Financial Services Committee

The Free Beacon noted that while Ocasio-Cortez most likely meant "she and her fellow liberal Democrats would enthusiastically pursue their agenda items, "run train" is ...

Jan 16 2019

US calls Chinese death sentence against Canadian 'politically motivated'

Canada has warned citizens travelling to China about a risk of " arbitrary enforcement" of laws after the Schellenberg retrial, and the detention of up to 13 Canadian...

Jan 16 2019

Trump feels shutdown pressure from economists, Nancy Pelosi

US President Donald Trump speaks alongside fast food he purchased for a ceremony honouring the 2018 College Football Playoff National Champion Clemson Tigers in t...

Jan 15 2019

Miami International Airport will reopen shuttered terminal Monday

The passenger notified Delta Airlines officials after landing at Tokyo's Narita International Airport. "Upon the customer's disclosure, the airline reported the inc...

Jan 12 2019

Apple iPhone XR Is Still $94 Cheaper In US After Chinese Discounts

This sounds familiar, but the newest features may come in the phones' cameras. The other two new iPhones, meanwhile, will continue to feature a double rear camera setup...

Jan 11 2019

Jaguar Land Rover to cut 4500 jobs in Brexit slump

Demand in China , which had once been one of its strongest countries but has since been hit by a slowdown, fell by 21.6 percent, the biggest drop of any of its markets. ...

Jan 09 2019

Tesla Breaks Ground On $5-Billion U.S. Car Factory In China

Whether Tesla will pursue a capital raise for the new factory remains a matter of speculation . The $5 billion investment comes at a tenuous time in relations between ...

Jan 09 2019

Trump said to want China trade deal to boost stock market

Speaking to reporters on Monday, Lu Kang , spokesman for China's Foreign Ministry, expressed hope that the two countries could reach an agreement: "From the beginning ...

Jan 08 2019

Chaos at Heathrow as 'drone sighting' grounds all planes

Heathrow wants to accommodate an extra 25,000 flights per year ahead of the planned opening of a new runway at the airport. London's Metropolitan Police said that the...

Jan 07 2019

China cuts banks' reserve ratio to ratchet up support for 2019

The measures will also include targeted RRR cuts aimed at supporting small and private companies, Mr Li was quoted as saying in a statement on the website of the Chinese ...

Jan 05 2019

Wall Street surges on strong jobs report, dovish Powell comments

Private economists viewed Powell's comments as a strong signal that the Fed , which in December had projected another two rate hikes in 2019, may end up deciding to paus...

Jan 05 2019

US national debt reaches a new high under Trump

The long meeting ended with little progress, as 800,000 federal employees remain on leave without pay, or working without pay if they are considered "essential" staff. ...