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President Donald Trump Approves Trade Deal With…

In return for a delay in tariffs, China will purchase U.S. agricultural products.

Asian markets mixed after US-China trade deal

Asian stock markets are mixed following a U.S.-Chinese trade deal that disappointed some investors

Nestlé Sells U.S. Ice Cream Business To Joint…

According to Euromonitor, Nestlé's market share for its U.S. ice cream business had decreased in recent years.

China delays tariffs on US autos, other goods in…

China is postponing punitive tariffs on U.S.-made automobiles and other goods following an interim trade deal with Washington

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White gold: Cyprus' halloumi cheese entangled in…

Halloumi cheese is the leading export of Cyprus

Sackler-owned opioid maker pushes overdose…

The same pharmaceutical empire that manufactured the blockbuster opioid widely blamed for fueling the American epidemic is now selling an antidote for opioid overdoses through its international affiliate

Banker, New York City savior Felix Rohatyn dies…

A banker who was credited with saving New York City from financial ruin has died at age 91

Under pressure, Hallmark pulls gay-themed wedding ads

Under pressure from a conservative group, The Hallmark Channel has pulled ads for a wedding planning site that featured two brides kissing at the altar

California utility scrambles to renegotiate…

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's opposition to Pacific Gas & Electric's restructuring plan is forcing the nation's largest utility to go back to the negotiating table and come up with a solution quickly

Mexico objects over US bill on ratifying trade…

Mexico is objecting to legislation introduced in the U.S. Congress as part of an eventual ratification of the recently agreed trade deal to replace NAFTA

China welcomes preliminary deal in trade war it…

China has expressed cautious optimism about an agreement to start dialing down a trade war that it blames the U.S. for starting

Santa Monica hotel built without permits can…

The California Coastal Commission is allowing a luxury beachfront hotel built without proper permits to remain open under a compromise

Iowa Democrats worry 'Medicare for All' hurts key…

In Iowa, where nearly 17,000 residents work in the health insurance industry, candidates are facing questions about how their health care plans could affect jobs in the state

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Wisconsin governor: No tax credits for new Foxconn plant

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers' top aide is warning Foxconn Technology Group that it won't collect any state incentives for its scaled-down factory in Wisconsin if it doesn't renegotiate the deal

State mounts largest crackdown on illegal pot…

California regulators carried out their largest crackdown to date on illegal marijuana shops in Los Angeles, raiding 24 locations and seizing nearly $9 million in illicit products

Florida city mum on ransom demands by cyberattackers

A Florida city is confirming that hackers seeking to extort money were responsible for crippling its computer systems earlier this week

Justices to take up dispute over subpoenas for…

A case involving President Donald Trump's pleas to keep his tax, bank and financial records private is going before the Supreme Court

Swarovski crystals, $900 cabernet and a Buttigieg…

Pete Buttigieg's liberal opponents for the Democratic presidential nomination are accusing him of being beholden to big-money donors, but Buttigieg is undeterred

Cyberattack, ransomware hobbles New Orleans city government

New Orleans officials say investigators have discovered ransomware as they investigate a suspected cyberattack that led to a shutdown of city computers

Documents: Mining company writing own…

Documents show the U.S. Forest Service allowing a Canadian company to write a key environmental report on its proposed open-pit gold mines in central Idaho after the Trump administration became involved

In surprise decision, US approves muscular…

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a second drug to treat muscular dystrophy, the debilitating disease that causes loss of movement and early death

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Anonymous donations pay off $70K in layaway purchases

Anonymous donations have paid off $70,000 in layaway purchases at two Walmart stores in Alabama