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  • The weekend's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Port Moresby was one of open disagreement, led by disputes between the United States and China over trade, security, and who would be the better investment partner for the region. "It does mark the death of APEC's founding trade vision," Euan Graham, executive director of La Trobe Asia at Australia's La...

  • Larry Summers

    The former Treasury Secretary warned the Fed should be careful not to raise rates too quickly. 

  • Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is already up and working in her hospital room, a day after breaking three ribs in a fall, her nephew said late on Thursday at the Hollywood premiere of a film about her life.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 7- Armed with subpoenas and a list of grievances, a handful of lawmakers will soon be leading investigations likely to make President Donald Trump's life a lot tougher, now that Democrats have won a U.S. House of Representatives majority. Hours after Democrats captured control of the House, Trump fired back on Twitter early on Wednesday that House...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 7- Armed with subpoenas and a long list of grievances, a small group of lawmakers will lead the investigations poised to make President Donald Trump's life a lot tougher now that Democrats have won a majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. Democrats said Republican lawmakers will no longer be able to protect Trump from a watchful Congress.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 7- Armed with subpoenas and a long list of grievances, a small group of lawmakers will lead the investigations poised to make President Donald Trump's life a lot tougher now that Democrats have won a majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. Representative Elijah Cummings, who is expected to take over the House Oversight Committee, has said...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 6- U.S. President Donald Trump has taken credit for the stock market's gains during his nearly two years in the White House, and those claims are reasonable given the impact of tax cuts and pro-business policies on investor sentiment. Under President Dwight Eisenhower, the S&P 500 rose 29 percent from his election in November 1952 through...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 6- U.S. President Donald Trump has taken credit for the stock market's gains during his nearly two years in the White House, and those claims are reasonable given the impact of tax cuts and pro-business policies on investor sentiment. Under President Dwight Eisenhower, the S&P 500 rose 29 percent from his election in November 1952 through...

  • While not fully accurate- stocks tend to rise regardless of who controls the government- it does bear out that the market has delivered a slightly stronger performance on average when Republicans dominate in Washington. A Reuters analysis of the past half century shows stocks fared better in the two calendar years after congressional elections when...

  • While not fully accurate- stocks tend to rise regardless of who controls the government- it does bear out that the market has delivered a slightly stronger performance on average when Republicans dominate in Washington. A Reuters analysis of the past half century shows stocks fared better in the two calendar years after congressional elections when...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 1- If Democrats win control of the U.S. House of Representatives or Senate in the Nov. 6 elections, nearly every aspect of Republican Donald Trump's presidency could face swift examination from his long-elusive tax returns to possible business ties with Russia and conflicts of interest. Polls show Democrats likely to win control of the House...

  • A member of the New York Police Department bomb squad is pictured outside the Time Warner Center in the Manhattan borough of New York City after a suspicious package was found inside the CNN Headquarters in New York, U.S., October 24, 2018. 

    Investigators have been searching coast to coast for the culprit and motives behind the bizarre mail bomb plot aimed at critics of the president.

  • Oct 25- Injury rates have more than doubled at five West Virginia coal mines acquired by Murray Energy Corp. in 2013, according to a Reuters review of federal data, as the firm sharply increased the amount of coal produced per manhour. The injury rate at the five mines averaged 6.35 per 200,000 work hours last year, up from 2.79 in 2013, the last year CONSOL operated...

  • President Barack Obama, former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and the CNN bureau in New York that apparently targeted figures disparaged by right-wing critics two weeks before U.S. congressional elections. A bomb was delivered earlier this week to the suburban New York home of George Soros, a major Democratic Party donor.

  • President Barack Obama and former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton as well as the CNN bureau in New York triggered immediate investigations on Wednesday, less than two weeks before U.S. congressional elections. A bomb was delivered earlier this week to the suburban New York home of George Soros, a major Democratic Party donor.

  • President Barack Obama, former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and the Time Warner Center in New York, officials said on Wednesday. A report that a suspicious package also was sent to the White House was later found to be false, a person familiar with the matter said. These terrorizing acts are despicable, and anyone responsible will be held...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Oct 24- Federal authorities are investigating suspicious packages sent to the White House, former U.S. A suspicious package addressed to the White House was intercepted at an off-site facility, the source told Reuters. These terrorizing acts are despicable, and anyone responsible will be held accountable to the fullest extent of the law, "...

  • Larry Summers

    "No responsible central bank wants to look like it's bending to political pressure," says Summers, a strident critic of Trump. 

  • President Donald Trump addresses a 'Make America Great Again' rally in Topeka, Kansas, on October 6, 2018. 

    CNBC's Ron Insana discusses the 'presidential cycle' phenomenon for the stock market and whether it will occur this time under President Trump. 

  • Brett Kavanaugh, center, is sworn in as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, flaked by his family and Chief Justice John Roberts, far right. 

    Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in on Saturday as the 114th Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, after the Senate voted confirm his nomination amid an emotional, weeks-long debate.