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Trump warns British PM May's Brexit plans will hit trade with U.S.: Sun

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 1:16am
U.S. President Donald Trump warned that British Prime Minister Theresa May's proposals for leaving the European Union will have a negative effect on trade with the United States, according to an interview published on Thursday.

Britain's May looking forward to explaining Brexit stance to Trump: May spokesman

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 1:15am
British Prime Minister Theresa May is looking forward to sitting down with Donald Trump to talk him through her Brexit negotiating stance after the U.S. president criticized her plans in an interview, her spokesman said on Friday.

U.S. judge asked to create mental health fund for migrant children

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 8:13pm
A civil rights group asked a federal judge on Thursday to order the U.S. government to provide mental health counseling for the around 2,000 immigrant children separated from their parents by officials at the U.S.-Mexican border.

Top Twitter users lose 2 percent of followers on average as policy changes

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:48pm
A Twitter Inc policy change on Thursday to increase the service's credibility cost its 100 most popular users about 2 percent of their followers, on average, according to social media data firm Keyhole.

Jury orders J&J to pay $550 million in Missouri asbestos cancer case

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:32pm
A Missouri jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $550 million to 22 women who alleged the company's talc-based products, including its baby powder, contain asbestos and caused them to develop ovarian cancer.

UK PM May praises 'dearest friend' U.S. as Trump questions her Brexit plans

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:29pm
Prime Minister Theresa May made a determined pitch to Donald Trump for a post-Brexit trade deal with the United States on his first trip to Britain on Thursday, just hours after the American president questioned her plans for leaving the European Union.

Trump says PM May's soft Brexit deal could 'kill' U.S.-UK trade deal: Sun

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:28pm
U.S. President Donald Trump says that a soft Brexit of the type set out by British Prime Minister Theresa May last week would "probably kill" chances of a trade deal between Britain and the United States, the Sun newspaper reported late on Thursday.

Wall Street bounces back; technology, industrials lead

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:20pm
U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday as top technology names hit record highs and industrials rebounded from losses driven by trade worries the day before.

Trump brings reality-show style to NATO, and leaves satisfied

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:08pm
He came. He raged. He claimed victory. He left.

Trump claims NATO victory after ultimatum to go it alone

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:08pm
Donald Trump gave an angry ultimatum to European allies on Thursday, warning a NATO summit the United States could withdraw its support and sparking crisis talks which the U.S. president said produced big new defense spending pledges.

Exclusive: U.S. and Europe clash over global supersonic jet noise standards

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:03pm
A U.S. push for new global standards to kickstart its fledgling supersonic jet industry is facing resistance by European nations that want tough rules on noise, according to documents and people familiar with the situation.    

A decade on, pre-crisis mortgages linger for big banks, homeowners

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:00pm
A decade on big U.S. banks are still running down and selling off crisis-era mortgages, a process executives point to as weighing on loan growth.

China says 'bully' United States started a trade war

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:58pm
The United States has started a trade war and China will defend itself, Chinese Vice Minister of Commerce Wang Shouwen said on Thursday, urging the United States to "take the gun" of tariffs away to smooth the way for talks.

Tech stocks touch record highs, dollar steadies as trade fears ebb

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:55pm
U.S. stocks closed higher on Thursday as industrials rebounded and technology names soared, while commodities recovered and the dollar held steady after concerns over an escalating U.S. trade war with China took a breather.

U.S. Justice Department to appeal approval of AT&T acquisition of Time Warner

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:48pm
The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it would appeal a federal judge's approval of AT&T Inc's $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner, raising the prospect that the deal could be undone.

Broadcom loses $19 billion in market value after bid to buy CA

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:20pm
Chipmaker Broadcom Inc's surprise bid to buy software company CA Inc for $18.9 billion wiped off the same amount from its market value on Thursday, with investors and analysts struggling to find a clear reason for the deal.

Broadcom's ambitious deal history under CEO Hock Tan

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:20pm
Broadcom Ltd made an $18.9 billion bid for software firm CA Inc on Wednesday, the latest in the company's acquisition spree aimed at diversifying beyond semiconductors.

House Speaker casts doubt on Congress acting to stop trade tariffs

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:11pm
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday that while he does not support President Donald Trump's moves to impose tariffs on major U.S. trading partners' goods, he questioned the wisdom of Congress taking legislative action to stop such sanctions.

U.S. reopens 1955 case on murdered black teen Emmett Till

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:07pm
The U.S. government has reopened an investigation into the 1955 killing of black teenager Emmett Till in Mississippi, saying it had discovered new information in the case, which helped spark the nation's civil rights movement.

Stormy Daniels arrested in Ohio strip club, but charges dismissed

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 2:47pm
Stormy Daniels, the porn star who has said she had an affair with U.S. President Donald Trump, was arrested while performing at an Ohio strip on Thursday, but the charges were dismissed and her lawyer called the arrest a politically motivated setup.

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