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  • *Dollar climbs on Fed bets, Europe risks. NEW YORK, Nov 12- The U.S. dollar surged on Monday to its highest point in 16 months against a basket of currencies and world stocks fell broadly amid concern about political risks in Europe, while U.S. and European technology shares were hammered. In Europe, fears about a no-deal Brexit and a growing rift over Italy's budget put...

  • *Trump seen with "free hand" to wage China trade war. WASHINGTON, Nov 8- The new Democrat majority in the U.S. House of Representatives is likely to back President Donald Trump's trade war with China and could even egg him on, but will offer tougher scrutiny of his negotiations with allies, trade experts and lawmakers say. If anything, the Blue Wave will be as hawkish, if...

  • issues for schools, roads, parks, sewers and other projects as well as measures to rein in taxation and expand Medicaid. F-State of California $8.87 bln for water projects P-State of California $4 bln for housing and veterans' loans P-San Diego Unified School District $3.5 bln for school improvements P-State of California $2 bln for homeless housing P-State of...

  • issues for schools, roads, parks, sewers and other projects as well as measures to rein in taxation and expand Medicaid. F-Pima County $430 mln for roads and highways Mesa School District $300 mln for upgrades and renovations. F-State of California $8.87 bln for water projects P-State of California $4 bln for housing and veterans' loans P-San Diego Unified...

  • closer to U.S. House win@. TOKYO, Nov 7- Wall Street stock futures and Asian shares erased most of their earlier gains in choppy trade on Wednesday, as results from the U.S. midterm elections showed Republicans close to losing their grip on Congress. Asian shares retained most of their gains but were off their highs with MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares...

  • Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun arrives at a campaign rally attended by U.S. President Donald Trump at the County War Memorial Coliseum November 5, 2018 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. 

    Republican businessman Mike Braun is projected to win his bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly in Indiana, according to NBC News. Election experts had pegged the race to be a toss-up.

  • Nov 6- Eli Lilly and Co's diabetes drug Trulicity helped power higher-than-expected third-quarter profit on Tuesday, while sales of some other newer treatments fell short of Wall Street estimates. The Indianapolis- based drugmaker raised its 2018 adjusted earnings forecast to between $5.55 and $5.60 per share, from $5.40 to $5.50 per share.

  • US President Donald Trump alongside radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh arrive at a Make America Great Again rally in Cape Girardeau, Missouri on November 5, 2018. 

    On the eve of an historic midterm election, the president held rallies in three states and made it clear that he sees Tuesday's vote as a referendum on himself and his presidency.

  • CHICAGO, Nov 5- North American farmers are finding increased levels of a plant toxin known as vomitoxin in this year's corn harvest, adding insult to injury for growers already suffering as the U.S.- China trade war hurts soybean exports and crop prices. They will literally starve to death before eating it, "said Indiana grain inspector Doug Titus of Titus Grain...

  • LOS ANGELES, Nov 5- Amazon.com Inc wants to hire thousands of seasonal delivery drivers to supplement services provided by the U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service Inc, FedEx Corp and its own delivery partners, the company said on Monday. Advertisements on the job listing site Indeed.com offered pay of $16.25 per hour in El Monte, California, about 20 miles east...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 5- U.S. Supreme Court justices, hearing a challenge to Virginia's moratorium on uranium mining, struggled on Monday over how far states can go to ban mining of the radioactive metal for public health reasons before overstepping federal law. At the center of the dispute is the largest-known U.S. uranium deposit, located beneath a privately owned...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 5- U.S. Supreme Court justices, hearing a challenge to Virginia's moratorium on uranium mining, struggled on Monday over how far states can go to ban mining of the radioactive metal for public health reasons before overstepping federal law. At the center of the dispute is the largest-known U.S. uranium deposit, located beneath a privately owned...

  • Nov 1- Chuck Wirtz voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 election, inspired by the then-political outsider, but the veteran Iowa hog farmer now has buyer's remorse as the U.S. Wirtz, 56, estimates the tariffs resulting from the U.S. trade war with China and other nations have cost him $200,000 this year and forced the liquidation of part of his farm in northwestern Iowa.

  • CHICAGO, Nov 1- Election ballots around the United States on Tuesday will be packed with referendums for billions of dollars of state, local government and school bonds, as well as measures seeking to curb taxation, expand healthcare for the poor and increase school funding. There are 673 bond issues on ballots in 38 states totaling nearly $76.3 billion, the...

  • Nov 1- U.S. voters on Tuesday will decide the fate of scores of bond issues for schools, roads, parks, sewers and other projects as well as measures to rein in taxation and expand Medicaid. State of California $8.87 bln for water projects State of California $4 bln for housing and veterans' loans San Diego Unified School District $3.5 bln for school improvements...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 1- Election ballots around the United States on Tuesday will be packed with referendums for billions of dollars of state, local government and school bonds, as well as measures seeking to curb taxation, expand healthcare for the poor and increase school funding. There are 673 bond issues on ballots in 38 states totaling nearly $76.3 billion, the...

  • factories@ SMYRNA, Tenn., Nov 1- At points along the. assembly line at Nissan Motor Co Ltd's largest U.S. Nissan calls the system "pick to the light," and it helps workers get the right part for whichever of six different vehicles built at the plant, according to Ryan Fulkerson, director of new model engineering during a walk along the line.

  • Senator Joe Donnelly

    Donnelly leads GOP challenger Mike Braun by 2 percentage points among likely voters, down from 6 percentage points in September, according to the poll.

  • *Traders start looking ahead to USDA crop data. CHICAGO, Oct 31- U.S. soybean futures turned higher on Wednesday after falling to a six-week low as traders awaited further clues about the size of the U.S. harvest and the impact of the U.S.- China trade war on exports. Chicago Board of Trade November soybeans were up 3-1/ 4 cents at $8.36-3/ 4 by 11:55 a.m. CDT.

  • *Investors point to bargain-hunting following rough month. NEW YORK, Oct 30- Major U.S. stock indexes jumped more than 1 percent on Tuesday, helped by strong gains for chip and transport stocks as investors took advantage of cheaper prices following a steep recent pullback for equities. You have had such a pounding here in the month of October that at some point you...