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US advisor Bolton promises India support after Kashmir attack
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 05:18 GMT - A Pakistan-based militant group, Jaish-e-Mohammad, has claimed responsibility for a deadly car bombing in disputed Kashmir on a military convoy in which 44 paramilitary police were killed, raising tensions with India.
Trade talks with the US are 'making a final sprint,' Chinese state media claim
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 03:57 GMT - Chinese state media expressed cautious optimism over trade talks between the United States and China on Saturday.
Mueller says searches yielded evidence of Roger Stone-WikiLeaks communications
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 02:51 GMT - U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller disclosed for the first time on Friday that his office has evidence of communications between Trump-advisor Roger Stone and WikiLeaks related to the release of hacked Democratic Party emails.
Texas landowners file first lawsuit to block Trump's national emergency declaration
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 02:40 GMT - Three Texas landowners and an environmental group filed the first lawsuit on Friday challenging U.S. President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions of dollars to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.
Special counsel: Guidelines suggest ex-Trump campaign boss Manafort imprisoned for up to 24 years
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:17 GMT - Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday filed his sentencing memo for Paul Manafort, the former chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign.
California governor accuses Trump of keeping disaster money from wildfire survivors
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:04 GMT - California Gov. Gavin Newsom blasted President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency Friday and accused him of forgetting about the "real emergency" needs of survivors of last year's disastrous Camp Fire.
State of the Union video tweeted by Trump is 'removed' after complaint from R.E.M. publisher
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:48 GMT - The clip, which was first posted by another Twitter user and runs more than two minutes in length, plays audio from R.E.M.'s early-'90s hit single "Everybody Hurts" over excerpts from Trump's Feb. 5 State of the Union address.
Cramer's game plan: Investors shouldn't underestimate the importance of a trade deal with China
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:47 GMT - Jim Cramer takes a look at the week ahead and says good news on a U.S.-China trade deal can give international companies a guidance boost and cause stocks to rally.
Payless will begin to shutter its U.S. stores Sunday
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:26 GMT - The retailer will begin liquidation sales for its U.S. stores on Feb 17. It is also winding down its e-commerce operations. It expects all stores to remain open until at least the end of March and the majority until May.
New York's image is 'a bit tarnished' after Amazon exit, says business group CEO
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:23 GMT - When it comes to luring business to New York, the city may take a hit after Amazon announced its exit, says Kathryn Wylde, CEO of Partnership for New York City.
Amazon will pay $0 in federal taxes this year — and it's partially thanks to Trump
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:51 GMT - It's mostly thanks to friendly corporate tax rates and a mix of credits and deductions.
As Trump ponders auto tariffs, free-trade Republicans push back
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:23 GMT - The Commerce Department is expected to deliver long-awaited report on auto tariffs to the president by a Feb. 17 deadline, according to two sources familiar with the matter.
Uber sues New York City over rules that capped ride-hailing driver licenses
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:58 GMT - The New York City Council imposed a cap on licenses for ride-hailing drivers, limiting the number allowed on city streets.
New York City plans to start fining restaurants that use CBD in food and drinks
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:53 GMT - The New York City Health Department plans to step up its campaign — with violations and fines — against restaurants offering CBD.
The Fed could move markets this week when it tells us what it was thinking at the January meeting
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:27 GMT - The Fed calmed the markets in late January when it said it could stop raising interest rates, but investors are watching the release of its meeting minutes for any sign the Fed could veer off its easy path.
Employee being fired fatally shoots 5 co-workers in Illinois
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:06 GMT - The chief of police says five people were killed and five officers were wounded in a shooting at a business in suburban Chicago.
Special counsel Robert Mueller interviewed Trump's press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:24 GMT - "I was happy to voluntarily sit down with them," Sanders told CNBC.
Federal judge slaps partial gag order on Trump friend Roger Stone in Mueller case
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 20:05 GMT - A federal judge on Friday slapped a gag order on Roger Stone, and lawyers for the longtime controversial Republican operative. The judge, Amy Berman Jackson, is presiding over Stone's criminal case in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C.
Short-seller Jim Chanos says he will support Joe Biden if he runs for president in 2020
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:44 GMT - "Like many other Americans, I certainly hope Vice President Biden decides to run in 2020. If he does run, I fully expect to support him any way I can," Chanos said in a statement first given to CNBC.
Epic CEO Judy Faulkner: We would never sell to Apple
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:33 GMT - Judy Faulkner is not going to sell her company Epic Systems to Apple anytime soon. "We're not going to do that," she said at a conference this week.
Hasbro is betting it can survive without Toys R Us with help from Fortnite and Facebook
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:31 GMT - Since it was announced that Toys R Us would no longer be a major player in Hasbro's distribution plans, the company has been introducing new strategies to right its sales.
Supreme Court takes up case over census citizenship question
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:28 GMT - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday announced it would hear arguments in a dispute over the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.
Investors may have already missed out on the bulk of the market's gains this year
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:20 GMT - Those expecting the stock market to build on the robust start it's seen in 2019 don't have history on their side.
Colin Kaepernick reaches settlement in national anthem kneeling collusion case against NFL
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:06 GMT - The NFL and lawyers for players Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid jointly announced Friday that they have settled a complaint of collusion by the players, who claimed football team owners blackballed them because they knelt during the national anthem.
Trump: Obama told me that he was 'close to starting a big war with North Korea'
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:59 GMT - "I don't want to speak for him, but I believe he would've gone to war with North Korea. I think he was ready to go to war. In fact he told me he was so close to starting a big war with North Korea," Trump said of Obama.
'Ann Coulter — I don't know her': The most combative moments from Trump's press conference
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:41 GMT - Trump spoke at the White House on Friday without reading from a teleprompter and apparently without following a full script.
Robert Mueller wants ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort sentenced soon in Virginia case
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:20 GMT - Special counsel Robert Mueller said a ruling by a Washington, D.C., federal court judge that former Trump campaign boss Paul Manafort lied to the special counsel's team means that there is no reason to delay sentencing in a related case in Virginia.
Uber's growth slowed dramatically in 2018
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:00 GMT - In 2018, Khosrowshahi's first full year as CEO, Uber narrowed losses and continued to grow, though at a slower pace than in the previous year.
Some on-base military housing is infested with mold, vermin and other health risks, report says
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:45 GMT - A Military Family Advisory Network report found that some military families living on bases face dangerous situations including mold, vermin, poor water quality and more in their homes.
Trump: I have to 'straighten out' the military before worrying about the $22 trillion debt
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:29 GMT - "If we don't have a strong military, you don't have to worry about debt, you have bigger problems," the president said.


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