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  • 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...

  • President Donald Trump addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, on February 24, 2017.

    Investors looking to bet on President Trump's big speech could benefit hugely by buying these stocks, according to Kensho.

  • CREPY-EN-VALOIS, France— A handwritten sign invited market-goers in Crepy-en-Valois, a down-and-out town north of Paris, to make their voices heard ahead of France's pivotal presidential election. "What should be changed in France in 2017?" So this is worrying, because it means they don't have a handle on politics, "said activist Florence Fusin, 48, of Melenchon's...

  • WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in U.S. military spending for new aircraft, ships and fighters in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid to make the government "do more with less." The Trump blueprint, due in more detail next month, would fulfill the Republican president's...

  • U.S. President Donald Trump

    Donald Trump is expected to sign a new refugee and immigration executive order on Wednesday, one day after addressing lawmakers at a joint session of Congress.

  • NEW YORK— A trans-Atlantic wave of puzzlement is rippling across Sweden for the second time in a week, after a prominent Fox News program featured a "Swedish defense and national security advisor" who's unknown to the country's military and foreign-affairs officials. Swedes, and some Americans, have been wondering about representations of the Nordic nation in...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 25- Highlights from billionaire Warren Buffett's annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders on Saturday:. Starting from scratch, America has amassed wealth totaling $90 trillion. " MARKET SYSTEM TO CONTINUE FAR INTO FUTURE "It's our market system- an economic traffic cop ably directing capital, brains and labor- that has created Americas...

  • OMAHA, Neb.— Billionaire investor Warren Buffett always draws a big audience with his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, but this year's edition didn't break much new ground. "I'll repeat what I've both said in the past and expect to say in future years: Babies born in America today are the luckiest crop in history," wrote Buffett, who has said he thinks...

  • 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.

    Here are some of the key stories CNBC is following this hour:

  • Immigration detainee with cuffs around ankles by I.C.E

    By one estimate, removing the estimated 11 million undocumented workers now in the U.S. would cost upwards of half trillion dollars.

  • Julissa Arce

    Julissa Arce, who was an undocumented immigrant for much of her rise at Goldman Sachs, says this is the one question that drives her crazy.

  • Detainees are escorted as hundreds of mostly Central American children are being held at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection center in Nogales, Ariz., on June 18, 2014.

    President Donald Trump's plans to deport millions of unauthorized workers would hurt a handful of states that rely most heavily on undocumented workers.

  • MEXICO CITY, Feb 23- Mexico on Thursday expressed "worry and irritation" about U.S. policies to two of President Donald Trump's top envoys, giving a chilly reply to the new administration's hard line on immigration, trade and security. The U.S. government angered Mexico this week by saying it was seeking to deport many illegal immigrants to Mexico if they entered...

  • MEXICO CITY, Feb 23- Mexico on Thursday expressed "worry and irritation" about U.S. policies to two of President Donald Trump's top envoys, giving a chilly reply to the new administration's hard line on immigration, trade and security. The U.S. government this week angered Mexico by saying it was seeking to deport many illegal immigrants to Mexico if they entered...

  • NEW YORK— Federal border officials say they were looking for a fugitive, not doing a random immigration check, when they met a plane at New York City's Kennedy Airport and asked passengers for their IDs. U.S. Customs and Border Protection says in a statement that two of its officers met the Delta jet Wednesday evening after its flight from San Francisco in an...

  • Trump says he wants to build up the U.S. nuclear arsenal to ensure it is at the "top of the pack," saying the United States has fallen behind in its atomic weapons capacity. Trump tells chief executives of major U.S. companies he plans to bring millions of jobs back to the United States, but offers no specific plan on how to reverse a decades-long decline in factory jobs.

  • WASHINGTON— Attorney General Jeff Sessions signaled Thursday his strong support for the federal government's continued use of private prisons, reversing an Obama administration directive to phase out their use. But Sessions, in his memo, said Yates' directive went against longstanding Justice Department policy and practice and "impaired the Bureau's...

  • MEXICO CITY, Feb 23- Mexico on Thursday expressed "worry and irritation" about U.S. policies to two of President Donald Trump's top envoys, giving a chilly reply to the new administration's hard line on immigration, trade and security. The U.S. government this week angered Mexico by saying it was seeking to deport many illegal immigrants to Mexico if they entered...

  • Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (L) and Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray arrive to a joint press conference at the Foreign Ministry building in Mexico City on February 23, 2017.

    Tillerson is working to smooth over tensions with Mexico that have flared since Trump took office, NBC News reports.

  • MEXICO CITY, Feb 23- Senior Mexican officials on Thursday expressed "worry and irritation" about U.S. policies during a visit by two of President Donald Trump's top envoys, who in turn sought to cool tempers after weeks of tension between the neighbors. The U.S. government this week angered Mexico by saying it was seeking to deport many illegal immigrants to Mexico...