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US opens up banking to private Cuban businesses as it…

Posted by May 28, 2024

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. lifted some financial restrictions against Cuba on Tuesday, in a move designed to boost private businesses on the island.The measures wil

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First aid from US pier in Gaza has reached starving…

Posted by May 22, 2024

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.N. World Food Program said Wednesday that it has handed out in Gaza in recent days a “limit

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Trump or Biden? Either way, US seems poised to preserve…

Posted by May 20, 2024

WASHINGTON -- As president, Donald Trump imposed a 25% tariff on foreign steel, which hurt Clips & Clamps Industries, a Michigan auto supplier — raising i

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Many remember solid economy under Trump, but his record also…

Posted by May 20, 2024

WASHINGTON -- It was a time of fear and chaos four years ago.The death count was mounting as COVID-19 spread. Financial markets were panicked. Oil prices briefl

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Trucks are rolling across a new US pier into Gaza.…

Posted by May 17, 2024

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trucks carrying badly needed aid for the Gaza Strip rolled across a newly built U.S. pier and into

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Supreme Court sides with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, spurning…

Posted by May 16, 2024

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a conservative-led attack that could have undermined the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.The justices

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New US tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles, batteries and solar…

Posted by May 14, 2024

WASHINGTON -- New tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles and batteries, solar cells, medical equipment and other goods are intended to protect U.S. jobs and manuf

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Former NFL LB Says Commanders QB Jayden Daniels ‘Most Pro…

Posted by May 7, 2024

The Washington Commanders made a pick for their immediate and long-term future in the 2024 NFL Draft by taking former Heisman-winning and LSU Tigers QB Jayden D

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As China and Iran hunt for dissidents in the US,…

Posted by May 6, 2024

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a student leader of the historic Tiananmen Square protests entered a 2022 congressional race

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Biden has rebuilt the refugee system after Trump-era cuts. What…

Posted by May 5, 2024

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A church volunteer stood at an apartment door, beckoning inside a Congolese family for their first look at where they would live in America.

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US employers scaled back their hiring in April, adding 175,000…

Posted by May 3, 2024

WASHINGTON — The nation’s employers pulled back on their hiring in April, adding a modest 175,000 jobs in a sign that persistently high interest rates may b

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US jobs report for April will likely point to a…

Posted by May 3, 2024

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American economy likely delivered another solid hiring gain in April, showing continuing durabi

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