Government And Politics

Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.4%, on Fed rate cut talk

Jun 20, 2019

Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.4%, on Fed talk of possible rate cuts

Hicks rebuffs questions on Trump White House in interview

Jun 20, 2019

Former top White House adviser Hope Hicks refuses to answer questions related to her time in the White House in an interview with the House Judiciary Committee

APNewsBreak: Texas says Rapid DNA supplier jeopardizes cases

Jun 20, 2019

Texas officials are raising concerns over Rapid DNA analysis that has been used to identify California wildfire victims and verify family connections on the US-Mexico border

Public to weigh in on revised California vaccine bill

Jun 20, 2019

Residents are getting their first chance to weigh in on a revised California vaccination measure giving state public health officials oversight of certain doctors and schools

Florida city pays $600,000 ransom to save computer records

Jun 20, 2019

A Florida city agreed to pay $600,000 in ransom to hackers who took over its computer system, the latest in thousands of attacks worldwide aimed at extorting money from governments and businesses

Witness: Navy SEAL called dead prisoner an 'ISIS dirtbag'

Jun 20, 2019

A witness says a decorated Navy SEAL charged with murder told fellow troops if they encountered a wounded enemy he wanted medics to know how "to nurse him to death"

The Latest: New York lawmakers OK farmworker rights bill

Jun 20, 2019

New York lawmakers have voted to allow farmworkers to collectively bargain under legislation that also extends overtime, a day off and other labor protections

FBI eyes Deutsche Bank after money-laundering report

Jun 20, 2019

The FBI has reached out to a lawyer for a former Deutsche Bank employee who complained that the bank ignored suspicious transactions, including some involving Jared Kushner's family real estate company

The Latest: Phoenix man in video calls for police firings

Jun 20, 2019

The young black man who was targeted in a videotaped encounter that showed Phoenix police pointing guns at him and his pregnant fiancee has told the City Council he wants the officers to be fired

Senators reach deal to vote on blocking Saudi arms sale

Jun 19, 2019

Lawmakers have reached a deal with the Senate's Republican leadership to vote on more than a dozen resolutions aimed at blocking the Trump administration's sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia

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