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  • Anglo American, Glencore and Freeport have been at the forefront of those companies trying to sell, but BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto have also been seeking to rationalise their assets while signalling an interest in acquisitions. Slower growth in China triggered the slide in the prices of raw materials, and Chinese companies are among the potential buyers of...

  • Arizona's Pinal county will not go down as the nation's first region to have zero Obamacare plans next year.

  • DENVER, Sept 6- The drumbeat of hammers echoes most mornings through suburban Denver, where Jay Small, the owner of company that frames houses, is building about 1,300 new homes this year. Eight years after the housing bust drove an estimated 30 percent of construction workers into new fields, homebuilders across the country are struggling to find workers at all...

  • DENVER, Sept 6- The drumbeat of hammers echoes most mornings through suburban Denver, where Jay Small, the owner of company that frames houses, is building about 1,300 new homes this year. Eight years after the housing bust drove an estimated 30 percent of construction workers into new fields, homebuilders across the country are struggling to find workers at all...

  • DENVER, Sept 6- The drumbeat of hammers echoes most mornings through suburban Denver, where Jay Small, the owner of company that frames houses, is building about 1,300 new homes this year. Eight years after the housing bust drove an estimated 30 percent of construction workers into new fields, homebuilders across the country are struggling to find workers at all...

  • RBC Capital Markets LCC, in settling the case, neither admitted nor denied the allegations, the SEC said. An SEC investigation found that RBC's presentation included "materially false and misleading statements," making the bid look more attractive. The presentation also caused the information to be included in a proxy statement filed by Rural/Metro in May 2011...

  • Senator Marco Rubio speaks during a town hall meeting in Marshalltown, Iowa, January 6, 2016.

    Three high-profile incumbents, including Rubio and McCain, have beat back primary challengers in Tuesday's primaries, NBC News reports.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 30- Democrats in Congress, including party Senate leader Harry Reid, asked the FBI to investigate concerns that the Russian government may be attempting to undermine the U.S. presidential election through cyber attacks that could include tampering with voting results. It was followed on Tuesday by a letter from four Democrats asking Comey to...

  • FBI urges states to ramp up security ahead of November elections

    The warning comes after the agency detected breaches against state voter registration databases in Illinois and Arizona.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 30- Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid is calling on the FBI to conduct a quick and thorough investigation into concerns the Russian government is trying to undermine the U.S. presidential election, including by tampering with official election results. Comey, speaking at a cyber security conference on Tuesday, declined to give details about...

  • Residents cast their votes at a polling place in Chicago, Illinois for the Chicago mayoral election.

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation has found breaches in Illinois and Arizona's voter registration databases.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 29- The Federal Bureau of Investigation has found breaches in Illinois and Arizona's voter registration databases and is urging states to increase computer security ahead of the Nov. 8 presidential election, according to a U.S. official familiar with the probe. The FBI warning in an Aug. 18 flash alert from the agency's Cyber Division did not...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 29- The Federal Bureau of Investigation has found breaches in Illinois and Arizona's voter registration databases and is urging states to increase computer security ahead of the November presidential election, according to a U.S. official familiar with the probe. The FBI warning in an Aug. 18 flash alert from the agency's Cyber Division did not...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- Nearly a third of U.S. counties likely will be served by only one insurer that participates in an Affordable Care Act marketplace in 2017, according to an analysis published on Sunday by the Kaiser Family Foundation. Despite sharing a namesake, the Kaiser Family Foundation is not associated with healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente.

  • U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire.

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that he would make a major speech on illegal immigration in Arizona on Wednesday.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- Nearly a third of U.S. counties will likely be served by only one insurer that participates in an Affordable Care Act marketplace in 2017, according to an analysis published Sunday by the Kaiser Family Foundation. UnitedHealth Group Inc and Aetna Inc have decided to largely exit government-run online marketplaces in 2017 that sell subsidized...

  • CHICAGO/ TAMPA, Fla., Aug 26- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommended on Friday that all blood donated in the United States and its territories be tested for Zika virus, as it moves to prevent transmission of the virus through the blood supply. The agency said its decision to expand blood screening in the United States was based on concerns about more cases...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 26- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommended on Friday that all blood donated in the United States and its territories be tested for Zika virus, as it moves to prevent transmission of the virus through the blood supply. The agency said its move to expand blood screening in the United States was based on concerns about increasing cases of local...

  • Aug 25- Illinois' attorney general on Thursday sued Insys Therapeutics Inc, accusing it of deceptively marketing and selling an addictive fentanyl-based medication, intended to treat cancer pain, to doctors for off-label uses. The lawsuit, filed by Attorney General Lisa Madigan in Cook County Circuit Court, comes as Insys faces a number of state and...

  • The shortage of cotton from Egypt, which commands a premium due to its superior quality, creates an incentive to blend it with other types of cotton without disclosing it or to counterfeit the label altogether, cotton traders said, exacerbating a problem that has plagued the industry for years. While other countries including the United States and Australia...