Trump-Russia claims: US intelligence chiefs
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BBC NewsTrump-Russia claims: US intelligence chiefs to give evidenceBBC NewsHe was accused by Democrats of lying under oath when he testified at a January confirmation hearing that he had "no communications with the Russians" before it emerged that he had met Moscow's ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak during the campaign ...'No evidence' Trump's team colluded with Russia - US intel. committee chiefDeutsche Welleall 138 news articles »
Posted on 19 March 2017 | 10:43 pm
US warned that work visa curbs will send
Financial TimesUS warned that work visa curbs will send jobs abroadFinancial TimesThe proposed bill would require companies to pay H-1B visa holders at least $130,000 a year unless they can prove it was impossible to find a US worker to do the job. This threshold, currently set at $60,000, in effect sets a wage floor for the industry.
Posted on 19 March 2017 | 8:37 pm
How the US can resolve its North Korea
Express.co.ukHow the US can resolve its North Korea headacheCNBCPresident Donald Trump will need "creative diplomacy" to resolve the issue of North Korea's nuclear aggression, warned former U.S. Ambassador to China Max Baucus. Beijing, a long-term ally to Pyongyang, is a key player in this situation, so Chinese ...Kim Jong-Un warns North Korea ready to deploy NUKES if US 'fires a SINGLE bullet'Express.co.ukNorth Korea rocket test ups ante with belligerent Trump administrationThe Guardianall 129 news articles »
Posted on 19 March 2017 | 8:01 pm
Republicans revamp health bill, boost
ReutersRepublicans revamp health bill, boost benefits to older AmericansReutersWASHINGTON U.S. House Republicans are working on changes to their healthcare overhaul bill to provide more generous tax credits for older Americans and add a work requirement for the Medicaid program for the poor, House Speaker Paul Ryan said on ...and more »
Posted on 19 March 2017 | 7:55 pm
J&J CEO: US needs to focus on the long-term
CNBCJ&J CEO: US needs to focus on the long-term sustainability of health careCNBCThe U.S. has to push for sustainable improvements to health care, according to the CEO of Johnson & Johnson. Congressional Republicans unveiled a broad plan for replacing Obamacare on Mar. 6, which was met with harsh resistance from various factions, ...
Posted on 19 March 2017 | 7:43 pm
U.S. confirms Islamic State computer expert
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Junaid Hussain of Birmingham, England, was killed on Aug. 24 by a U.S. military air strike on the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqah, Syria, Air Force Colonel Pat Ryder, a spokesman for U.S. Central Command, told reporters. Hussain had been involved in ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:15 am
Dow Struggles To Push Higher; U.S. Stocks
A volatile ride for global markets this week looked set to end with a whimper on Friday as lingering worries over Chinese economic growth and the Federal Reserve's plans to raise interest rates weighed on stocks, but oil rebounded sharply. U.S. crude ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:13 am
U.S. Oil-Rig Count Rises for Sixth
The U.S. oil-rig count ticked up by one in the latest week to 675, marking the sixth consecutive week of increases, according to Baker Hughes Inc. The number of U.S. oil-drilling rigs, which is a proxy for activity in the oil industry, has fallen sharply ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:11 am
Before Saying Farewell at U.S. Open, Mardy
MASON, Ohio — The last time Mardy Fish played in the United States Open, he departed crumpled in anxiety, fear and tears. Facing Roger Federer in a marquee fourth-round matchup in 2012, Fish had a severe panic attack. He could not take the court and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:06 pm
U.S. stocks set to fall as volatile week
Wall Street stocks were setting up for losses Friday, as investors remained wary after a volatile week and a gathering of Federal Reserve officials loomed. Stocks were set to finish the week moderately higher, with the Nasdaq Composite COMP, +2.45% ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:32 pm