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White House Government Agencies

  • DETROIT, Feb 27- Japan's Takata Corp on Monday pleaded guilty to a felony charge as part of an expected $1 billion deal with the U.S. Justice Department that includes compensation funds for automakers and victims of its faulty airbag inflators. After Takata's guilty plea, a federal judge in Detroit was hearing objections on Monday to the settlement raised by...

  • NORMAN, Okla., Feb 27- The U.S. Federal Reserve might need to raise interest rates in the near future to avoid falling behind the curve on inflation, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan said on Monday. "Sooner rather than later means in the near future," Kaplan told journalists after speaking at an event with university students in Norman, Oklahoma.

  • NORMAN, Okla., Feb 27- The U.S. Federal Reserve might need to raise interest rates in the near future to avoid falling behind the curve on inflation, Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan said on Monday. "Sooner rather than later means in the near future," Kaplan told journalists after speaking at an event with university students in Norman, Oklahoma.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 27- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Monday that Kenya now complies with international aviation safety standards and has been granted a Category 1 rating. With the designation, Kenyan air carriers able to secure the requisite U.S. Transportation Department authority can establish service to the United States and carry the code...

  • FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION: KENYA COMPLIES WITH INTERNATIONAL AVIATION SAFETY STANDARDS AND HAS BEEN GRANTED A CATEGORY 1 RATING- STATEMENT.

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    Another nominee from President Donald Trump drops out.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 26- The White House will send federal departments a budget proposal on Monday containing the defense spending increase President Donald Trump promised, financed partly by cuts to the U.S. State Department, Environmental Protection Agency and other non-defense programs, two officials familiar with the proposal said. One of the officials said...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 26- The White House on Monday will send federal departments a budget proposal containing the defense spending increase President Donald Trump promised, financed partly by cuts to the U.S. State Department, Environmental Protection Agency and other non-defense programs, two officials familiar with the proposal said. One of the officials said...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 24- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will block some Obama administration rules that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers such as AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc.. The rules approved by the FCC in October in a 3-2 vote were...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 24- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will block some Obama administration rules that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers such as AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc.. The rules approved by the FCC in October in a 3-2 vote were...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 24- A Republican-backed border tax proposal that drew some praise from U.S. President Donald Trump would actually dampen both exports and imports, research co-authored by an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said on Friday. The research authors are Mary Amiti, assistant vice president in the New York Fed's research unit, Oleg...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 24- The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will block Obama administration rules that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers like AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc.. The rules approved by the FCC in October in a 3-2 vote were aimed at...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 24- The new U.S. Federal Communications Commission chief will move to block broadband privacy rules, approved by the Obama administration, that subject broadband providers to stricter scrutiny than websites, a spokesman said on Friday, in a victory for internet providers like AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Corp..

  • EXCLUSIVE-FEDERAL RESERVE HAS APPROVED F.N.B.

  • CARSON CITY, Nev.— Nevada still plans to launch recreational marijuana sales in July despite warnings this week of a federal crackdown by the administration of President Donald Trump, state officials said Friday. White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Thursday that the United States Justice Department will step up enforcement of federal laws prohibiting...

  • U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (R) and Mexico's Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray arrive to deliver a statement at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Mexico City, Mexico February 23, 2017.

    The former Exxon Mobil CEO has been cut out of the loop on major aspects of his job, Vox reports.

  • The White House Is Looking For A Way To Shake Its Russia Problem

    The top White House adviser reportedly asked the FBI to dispute media reports on Trump's ties to Russia.

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    U.S. President Donald Trump attacked the FBI, saying the agency has been unable to stop people from giving national security information to the media.

  • Residents rallied to keep the stack as part of the legacy of southwestern Montana's mining days, when copper was king and the ore processed in the nearby town of Anaconda was used to electrify the United States. Three years after BP-owned Atlantic Richfield Co. shut down the Anaconda smelter in 1980, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency designated 300...

  • TOKYO, Feb 24- The dollar clawed back some ground on Friday after skidding to a two-week low against the yen, but was still on track for weekly losses after the Federal Reserve meeting minutes disappointed dollar bulls. "Market participants were still digesting the FOMC minutes from the January meeting, and there seems to be two different camps in the reading of...