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  • BRUSSELS, March 6- EU foreign ministers on Monday said the bloc would strengthen diplomacy to promote the fight against climate change in the face of a possible U.S. exit from the Paris agreement. President Donald Trump campaigned on promises to reverse the climate-change initiatives of his predecessor and withdraw from a Paris climate deal backed by 194...

  • Former Director of Central Intelligence James Woolsey

    Russia's attempt to influence elections is nothing new, former CIA Director James Woolsey told CNBC on Thursday.

  • March 1- Three months after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld his decision in a major insider trading case, a federal judge called on the new Congress to pass a law that simplifies and broadens the definition of when trading on confidential information is illegal. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan said the United States has "fallen behind" Europe in failing to...

  • March 1- Three months after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld his decision in a major insider trading case, a federal judge called on the new Congress to pass a law that simplifies and broadens the definition of when trading on confidential information is illegal. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan said the United States has "fallen behind" Europe in failing to...

  • President Barack Obama and the former first lady, Michelle Obama, with one volume to be written by each, the publishing company said on Tuesday. But in keeping with their past practice, the Obamas plan to donate a "significant portion of their author proceeds to charity," including the Obama Foundation, the publisher said in a statement. By comparison, fellow...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 28- After a turbulent start to his presidency, Donald Trump goes before the U.S. Congress on Tuesday night to give a speech that will be closely watched for details of his plans for the economy and whether he can strike a more conciliatory tone. White House officials say the speech will include some gestures toward unifying a country polarized by a...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 28- After a turbulent start to his presidency, Donald Trump goes before the U.S. Congress on Tuesday night to give a speech that will be closely watched for details of his plans for the economy and whether he can strike a more conciliatory tone. World financial markets will be scrutinizing the 9 p.m. address in the House of Representatives for...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 28- After a turbulent start to his presidency, Donald Trump goes before the U.S. Congress on Tuesday night to give a speech that will be closely watched for details of his plans for the economy and whether he can strike a more conciliatory tone. World financial markets will be scrutinizing the 9 p.m. address in the House of Representatives for...

  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump makes a face during the Presidential Debate at Hofstra University on September 26, 2016 in Hempstead, New York.

    Trump's administration has gotten off to a slow start. Just 15 members of his cabinet and team have won Senate confirmation, NBC News reports.

  • President Donald Trump sits for an interview in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, February 23, 2017.

    President Donald Trump said he will offer details on how he would like to overhaul President Barack Obama's signature health care law in a speech to the U.S. Congress.

  • U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center February 24, 2017 in National Harbor, Maryland.

    A mere 44 percent of Americans approve of the president's performance as president, while 48 percent disapprove, according to a survey.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 24- President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday to place "regulatory reform" task forces and officers within federal agencies in what may be the most far reaching effort to pare back U.S. red tape in recent decades. Trump signed the directive in the Oval Office with chief executives of major U.S. corporations standing behind him...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 24- President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday to place "regulatory reform" task forces within federal agencies in what may be the most far reaching effort to pare back U.S. red tape in recent decades. Trump signed the directive in the Oval Office with chief executives of major U.S. corporations standing behind him including Dow...

  • Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, accompanied by her husband former President Bill Clinton, pauses as she concedes the presidential election at the New Yorker Hotel on November 9, 2016 in New York City.

    The busiest airport in Arkansas would no longer be named after the only president and first lady from the state if a bill introduced in the legislature succeeds.

  • Roger Altman

    The Trump administration is missing the window to enact a broad-based tax reform, former U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman says.

  • Feb 21- Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright announced on Tuesday it would merge with New York- based Chadbourne& Parke to form a firm of some 4,000 lawyers with offices in 32 countries. It is the latest merger for London- based Norton Rose Fulbright, already one of the worlds largest law firms with about 3,700 lawyers. Chadbourne and Norton Rose have complementary...

  • As Trump and Republicans ricochet from crisis to crisis, lawmakers have lowered expectations for legislative action in 2017 on tax reform, health care, financial regulation, jobs and infrastructure, with some urging more White House guidance. Ambitious campaign promises by Trump helped the Republicans make a clean sweep of the White House, the Senate and the...

  • As Trump and Republicans ricochet from crisis to crisis, lawmakers have lowered expectations for legislative action in 2017 on tax reform, health care, financial regulation, jobs and infrastructure, with some urging more White House guidance. Ambitious campaign promises by Trump helped the Republicans make a clean sweep of the White House, the Senate and the...

  • Donald Trump

    Americans should stop expecting a different President Donald Trump than candidate Trump, the former Obama and Clinton aide tells CNBC.

  • Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

    Emanuel has been the target of Trump's barbs over surging gun violence and the "sanctuary" Chicago provides illegal immigrants.