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The plan, not yet finalized, would transfer catfish to the USDA from the Food and Drug Administration, which has safety responsibility for all other seafood. USDA is working toward a final rule, and TPP will not affect that, "a U.S. official said on condition of anonymity because the overall trade deal is not yet finalized. The final rules may require Hanoi to erect a...
WASHINGTON/ BEIJING, Aug 28- The chairman of China's Tsinghua Unigroup travelled to the United States this week to meet with board members of Micron Technology and try to revive a politically fraught takeover bid of the U.S. chipmaker, people familiar with the matter said. Senator Charles Schumer of New York called on the inter-agency Committee on Foreign...
WASHINGTON, Aug 24- Jostling for position in the U.S. presidential race, candidates on Monday blamed Wall Street elites, the Federal Reserve, exposure to China, and President Barack Obama's spending policies for the market contagion from China's stock-market plunge. Because China's going bad it's going to bring us down, too, because we're so heavily coupled with...
WASHINGTON, Aug 24- As China's stock-market plunge spread to the United States, presidential candidates on Monday laid on blame and pushed their policy ideas from the sidelines, with Republican Donald Trump saying he had warned about U.S. exposure to China. Because China's going bad it's going to bring us down, too, because we're so heavily coupled with China, "said...
Politico's Ben White, shares his thoughts on whether Donald Trump's pursuit of the White House is over.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on whether Donald Trump's comments about Sen. John McCain are likely to impact his bid for president.
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Jeb Bush hasn't met the high expectations set for him, says this media consultant. But there is something he can do about it.
Something about Vladimir Putin makes Republicans in the U.S. presidential race see red.
The agency lost its authority to collect Americans' phone records in bulk, after GOP Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending the program.
Jeb Bush is simply determined to run for president his way and not bow to political customs unless he absolutely must. NBC reports.
In a political world where candidates nearly always follow the party line on every issue, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has broken the mold.
Republicans will offer their plan to balance the budget within a decade and rein in programs such as food stamps and Medicare.
President Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel reaffirm sanctions until Moscow complies with international law.
Returning from Saudi Arabia, Sen. John McCain tells CNBC he's most concerned about the threat posed by Iran.
Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain tells CNBC he thinks filmmaker Michael Moore's statements about the movie "American Sniper" were "idiotic."
We need a strategy, says Sen. John McCain, (R-Ariz.), discussing transition in Saudi Arabia amid instability in the Middle East and ISIS terror attacks.
Washington is scrutinizing the "blackout rule" that restricts broadcasts for NFL games that fail to sell out.
While political focus was on a Senate Intelligence Committee report, Congress snuck in two measures to its must-pass spending bill. NBC News reports.
Voters generally find candidates associated with their political party are more attractive, reports Today Show.