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March 21, 2017 - 2:59 am
CONGRESS-HEALTH OVERHAUL GOP leaders propose health bill changes to help older people WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Republicans hunting votes for their health care overhaul are proposing amendments aimed at providing more help for older people, curbing Medicaid and accelerating the repeal of some tax...
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March 21, 2017 - 1:59 am
CONGRESS-HEALTH OVERHAUL NEW: GOP leaders propose health bill changes to help older people WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Republicans hunting votes for their health care overhaul are proposing amendments aimed at providing more help for older people, curbing Medicaid and accelerating the repeal of...
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March 21, 2017 - 12:52 am
TV-FOX-NAPOLITANO NEW: Fox pulls Napolitano from air after Trump report NEW YORK (AP) — A Fox News Channel legal analyst cited by President Donald Trump and his spokesman for claiming that British intelligence helped former President Barack Obama spy on Trump won't be in front of Fox cameras in the...
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March 20, 2017 - 11:36 pm
AIRPLANE SECURITY-LAPTOPS Ban aimed at electronics in cabins of some US-bound flights WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is temporarily barring passengers on certain flights originating in eight other countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and most other electronics in carry-on luggage...
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Attendees stand for the national anthem at the Kentucky Exposition Center ahead of the arrival of President Donald Trump, Monday, March 20, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
March 20, 2017 - 8:25 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 8:10 p.m. President Donald Trump says he's working on new executive actions aimed at helping revive coal mines. Trump is telling thousands of supporters at a campaign-style rally in Kentucky that "the miners are coming back...
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Trader Edward Curran works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, March 20, 2017. U.S. stocks are opening slightly lower, led by losses in banks after Britain announced it will formally trigger the process of leaving the European Union. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
March 20, 2017 - 12:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Major U.S. indexes are little changed Monday as technology and basic materials companies rise but energy and bank stocks fall. Stocks in Europe fell after the British government said it will formally begin the process of leaving the European Union next week. KEEPING SCORE: The...
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March 20, 2017 - 10:31 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Major U.S. indexes are little changed in early trading Monday as technology companies gain but energy and bank stocks fall. Stocks in Europe are lower after the British government said it will formally begin its departure from the European Union next week. KEEPING SCORE: The...
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In this Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, photo, a group of workers at the C.C. Filson Co. manufacturing facility work at their sewing machines, in Seattle. On Friday, March 17, 2017, the Federal Reserve reports on U.S. industrial production for February. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
March 17, 2017 - 9:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factories cranked out more autos, steel and computers in February, the sixth straight monthly increase in manufacturing output. Factory production rose a seasonally adjusted 0.5 percent last month from January, the Federal Reserve said Friday . That followed another 0.5...
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March 14, 2017 - 4:00 pm
CONGRESS-HEALTH OVERHAUL Dems say CBO report on GOP bill 'knockout blow' WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and Republican leaders in Congress are scrambling to shore up support for their health care bill. This, as critics go on the attack over new estimates that 14 million people would lose...
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Darren Woods, Exxon Mobil CEO, speaks during CERAWeek at the Hilton Americas,Monday, March 6, 2017, in Houston. (Melissa Phillip/Houston Chronicle via AP)
March 06, 2017 - 5:02 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday praised Exxon Mobil Corp. after the company announced plans to create thousands of jobs by spending $20 billion over 10 years on refineries, chemical and liquefied natural gas plants along the Gulf Coast. Exxon said the work would create 12,000...
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