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  • WASHINGTON— Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine are closely aligned on many issues, but Kaine's cautious, left-leaning political profile in a closely contested state is blurred by his ties to energy industry interests and his personal qualms over abortion. The Virginia senator is regarded as a careful, earnest politician who has navigated the...

  • MONTREAL/ SAO PAULO, July 15- Canada insisted on Friday that it plays by international trade rules after Brazil warned it may challenge government funding to planemaker Bombardier Inc, a move that would revive a two-decade-old dispute between the two countries. Brazilian Foreign Minister Jose Serra told Reuters on Thursday it could move against Canada at the...

  • MONTREAL/ SAO PAULO, July 15- Canada insisted on Friday that it plays by international trade rules after Brazil warned it may challenge government funding to planemaker Bombardier Inc, a move that would revive a two-decade-old dispute between the two countries. Brazilian Foreign Minister Jose Serra told Reuters on Thursday it could move against Canada at the...

  • MONTREAL/ SAO PAULO, July 15- Canada insisted on Friday that it plays by international trade rules after Brazil warned it may challenge government funding to planemaker Bombardier Inc, a move that would revive a two-decade-old dispute between the two countries. Brazilian Foreign Minister Jose Serra told Reuters on Thursday it could move against Canada at the...

  • WASHINGTON, June 29- Presidential candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday lashed out at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's scathing criticism of his stance on trade, highlighting divisions within the Republican Party that threaten unity ahead of the Nov. 8 election. But on Tuesday it took issue with Trump's vocal opposition to trade deals, calling his proposals "...

  • WASHINGTON, June 29- Presidential candidate Donald Trump and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday continued to diverge sharply on trade policy, the latest example of divisions within the Republican Party that threaten unity ahead of the Nov. 8 election. But it took issue on Tuesday with Trump's vocal opposition to international trade deals, calling his...

  • WASHINGTON, June 29- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump fired back at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, saying the nation's largest business association needed to "fight harder" for American workers, after it issued a scathing criticism of his economic platform. But it took issue on Tuesday with Trump's vocal opposition to international...

  • WASHINGTON, June 29- The Commodity Futures Trading Commission would have stronger policing powers over the derivatives market, along with a boosted budget, under legislation introduced in the U.S. Congress on Wednesday. The bill, introduced by Democrats Elizabeth Warren and Mark Warner in the Senate and Elijah Cummings in the House of Representatives, also...

  • TORONTO/ OTTAWA June 24- Canada's commodity-linked economy will suffer weaker growth because of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, which has put the prospect of Canadian interest rate cuts back on the table. "Canada's direct exposure to the UK is fairly limited, but indirectly the financial volatility following the Brexit vote will put downward...

  • TORONTO/ OTTAWA June 24- Canada's commodity-oriented economy will suffer a blow from Britain's vote to leave the European Union, which has put the prospect of Canadian interest rate cuts back on the table. Canada faces weakened demand from its third-largest export market and a likely delay in ratifying a long-negotiated free trade deal with the EU.

  • WASHINGTON, June 21- In a move that stopped short of allowing package deliveries by unmanned aircraft, the Obama administration unveiled landmark rules on Tuesday that will open the skies for low-level small drones for education, research and routine commercial use. The head of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, Michael Huerta, declined to offer a...

  • WASHINGTON, April 27- The U.S. securities regulator on Wednesday unveiled a plan for a database tracking equity and options trades, as it works to get on top of increasingly sophisticated technology that has contributed to the "flash crash" and other major disruptions. It has been nearly four years since the SEC approved creating a database known as a "...

  • The dominant pricing system used by exchanges, known as the "maker-taker" model, will be discussed at a meeting of the SEC's Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee on Tuesday. The SEC should use framework provided in the recommendation to move forward with a study, Warner, ranking member of the Senate subcommittee that oversees securities, along with...

  • The proposal from Senators Richard Burr and Dianne Feinstein, the top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, does not spell out how companies must provide access or the circumstances under which they could be ordered to help. Congress has tried and failed for years to pass legislation that could prevent criminals and spies from "going...

  • Feb 22- Apple Inc on Monday urged the creation of a government panel on encryption, the latest salvo in a standoff over a locked iPhone linked to the San Bernardino shooting that has escalated into a public relations battle between the revered technology company and the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation. But FBI Director James Comey, in an article published...

  • Feb 22- Apple Inc on Monday called for the creation of a government commission or panel of experts on encryption to help resolve the standoff over national security and data privacy that began last week after the technology company refused a U.S. government demand to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters. A digital security commission...

  • Eric Cantor

    Eric Cantor said House Speaker John Boehner decision to step down could help avert a potential government shutdown.

  • Sen. Warner: Never write Clintons off

    Sen. Mark Warner, (D-Va.), discusses his support of Hillary Clinton's presidential run and weighs in on the Federal Reserve raising interest rates.

  • Sen. Warner: Meeting in the political middle

    Sen. Mark Warner, (D-Va.), shares his thoughts on the upcoming battle over the budget now with the departure of House Speaker Boehner, and weighs in on what's attracting non-traditional right wing candidates to run for president.

  • President Barack Obama at the TransCanada Stillwater pipe yard in Cushing, Oklahoma.

    Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.