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  • SPANGLE, Wash.— In the aptly named Harvester Restaurant, wheat farmer Roy Dube makes clear he's no fan of President Donald Trump's trade policy. Dube says China is buying less wheat from eastern Washington farmers and Trump's policies have opened the door for Australia and Canada to wrestle away business. McMorris Rodgers has made it clear she opposes the...

  • *HEAD OF CANADA'S LARGEST PRIVATE SECTOR UNION, IN WASHINGTON TO CONSULT WITH CANADIAN OFFICIAL ON NAFTA, SAYS HE DOESN'T THINK THERE WILL BE A DEAL THIS WEEK.

  • HEAD OF CANADA'S LARGEST PRIVATE SECTOR UNION, IN WASHINGTON TO CONSULT WITH CANADIAN OFFICIAL ON NAFTA, SAYS HE DOESN'T THINK THERE WILL BE A DEAL THIS WEEK.

  • *China retaliates with duties on $60 bln of U.S. goods. NEW YORK, Sept 18- Wall Street bounced back on Tuesday, led by gains in consumer discretionary, technology and industrial stocks as investors shrugged off escalating trade rhetoric between the United States and China. China responded on Tuesday by unveiling tariffs on about $60 billion of U.S. goods, measures...

  • BOSTON, Sept 18- A resident of a Massachusetts city rocked by last week's deadly gas blasts that damaged dozens of homes sued utility operator NiSource Inc on Tuesday, accusing it of inadequately maintaining its distribution system. The proposed class action lawsuit targets NiSource and its subsidiary Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, which services Andover,...

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Sept 17- Major U.S. ethanol producer Green Plains Inc is shutting down or cutting output at plants across the Midwest due to low profit margins, five industry sources told Reuters on Monday. The slash in production comes after the Trump administration's escalating trade disputes cut off U.S. access to ethanol markets in China, contributing to a...

  • Amid heavy rain from Florence, some smartphone or in-car map directions in recent days have sent people in North Carolina onto flooded roads and others closed to traffic. Google-owned Waze said Monday it's worked with local governments and its own community of volunteer map editors to mark closures of more than 1,300 roads in North Carolina and hundreds more...

  • The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

    As of mid-September, roughly 40 percent of the more than half a billion dollars in direct contributions raised by Senate candidates had flowed into 10 battleground races that will decide control of the chamber. 

  • BOSTON, Sept 14- Before gas explosions in Massachusetts sent its shares reeling on Friday, utility NiSource Inc was considered a secure play and its top investor was loading up on shares as part of a push into what it called "the safest, most defensive sector in the S&P 500.". The area is served by the Columbia Gas of Massachusetts unit of NiSource, whose shares were...

  • XENIA, Ohio— The Agriculture Department says Bob Evans Farms is recalling nearly 47,000 pounds of pork sausage links because it might contain pieces of plastic. The items have establishment number "EST 6785" and were sold in Indiana, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin.

  • **WASHINGTON D.C.- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric S. Rosengren speaks on Fed's inflation framework- 1400 GMT. OSLO- Norway Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen gives a speech at a seminar hosted by the ministry of finance about the financial crisis 10 years ago- 1030 GMT. FORT WAYNE, INDIANA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles...

  • JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.— The fate of a Missouri nail manufacturer suffering under President Donald Trump's steel tariffs has put Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley in a bind between his support for the president's trade strategy and a local plant that says it could be forced to close. Mid Continent Nail Corporation says it could shutter its Poplar Bluff plant,...

  • WASHINGTON— Over the protests of many Democrats, the Senate on Wednesday evening approved President Donald Trump's choice to become the new head of the IRS. With the midterm elections barely two months away, critics say the new policy announced by the IRS in July will let more dark money— including from foreign interests— flood into the U.S. political system.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 12- After months of waging a behind-the-scenes war against President Donald Trump's trade tariffs that have escalated far beyond what business groups once imagined, more than 85 U.S. industry groups launched a coalition on Wednesday to take the fight public. "A lot of other interest groups thought they wouldn't go this long or go this deep, but...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Eldorado Resorts was given temporary approval to own Atlantic City's Tropicana casino, expressing optimism about a growing market rather than nervousness over increasing competition. The Reno, Nevada- based company is taking over the Atlantic City as part of a $1.85 billion acquisition of Tropicana Entertainment. The sale of seven...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 12- The U.S. Agriculture Department on Wednesday issued a surprise increase to its corn harvest forecast due to expectations of record yields in key production areas such as Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska and Indiana. USDA also boosted its outlook for Russian wheat production, where concerns about dry conditions had raised concerns about export cuts...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 12- The U.S. Agriculture Department on Wednesday issued a surprise increase to its corn harvest forecast due to expectations of record yields in key production areas such as Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska and Indiana. In its monthly supply and demand report, USDA pegged the 2018/ 19 corn harvest at 14.827 billion bushels, based on an average yield of 181.3...

  • Indiana died earlier this year at age 89.. The Journal Sentinel reports that despite questions raised about artwork attributed to Indiana near the end of his life, Johnsonville's owners are confident in the sculpture's authenticity. A federal lawsuit alleges that a caregiver and art publisher took advantage of Indiana, created forgeries under his name and...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 12- The U.S. Agriculture Department on Wednesday issued a surprise increase to its corn harvest forecast due to an outlook for record yields in key production areas such as Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska and Indiana. In its monthly supply and demand report, USDA pegged the 2018/ 19 corn harvest at 14.827 billion bushels, based on an average yield of 181.3...

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio— Ohio awarded another round of prizes totaling $2.4 million Wednesday in its global technology challenge seeking scientific breakthroughs to address the U.S. opioid crisis. Ohio Third Frontier Commission Chairman David Goodman, whose high-tech development panel is leading the effort, said since it was launched last fall, the competition has...