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  • President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should begin moving its operations back to the United States. They moved major plants to China, BEFORE I CAME INTO OFFICE. Trump's ire with GM comes as contract talks with the United Auto Workers union with the Detroit Three automakers...

  • President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should begin moving its operations back to the United States. They moved major plants to China, BEFORE I CAME INTO OFFICE. Trump's ire with GM comes as contract talks with the United Auto Workers union with the Detroit Three automakers...

  • Aug 29- Wall Street's main indexes surged on Thursday, boosted by technology stocks, as China sounded hopeful on trade negotiations with the United States, lifting investor sentiment that has been dented by growing worries of a recession. President Donald Trump said in a Fox News radio interview that trade talks were scheduled for Thursday "at a different level,"...

  • Aug 29- A rise in technology stocks lifted Wall Street on Thursday, as China sounded hopeful of a resolution to the protracted trade dispute with the United States, easing investor fears of the risk of a recession. President Donald Trump said in a Fox News radio interview that trade talks were scheduled for Thursday "at a different level," but did not provide...

  • Aug 22- Walmart Inc has sued Tesla Inc, accusing it of "years of gross negligence and failure to live up to industry standards" that led to several fires at its stores with Tesla solar systems. Tesla solar panels cause fires at Walmart stores in Long Beach, California, Milpitas, California and Lakeside, Colorado. Walmart stores in Beavercreek, Ohio, Denton, Maryland and...

  • Solar energy systems installed and maintained by the electric car maker were responsible for fires at seven locations, with dozens showing hazardous problems such as loose wiring and "hot spots" on panels, according to court papers filed in New York State Supreme Court. The lawsuit is the latest blow to Tesla's struggling solar business, which it acquired...

  • Aug 20- Walmart Inc sued Tesla Inc, saying solar panels supplied by the electric car maker were responsible for fires at about seven of its stores, according to a lawsuit filed in a New York court on Tuesday. As of November 2018, no fewer than seven Walmart stores, including in Denton, Maryland and Beavercreek, Ohio, had experienced fires due to Tesla's solar systems,...

  • Aug 20- Walmart Inc sued Tesla Inc, saying solar panels supplied by the electric car maker were responsible for fires at about seven of its stores, according to a lawsuit filed in a New York court on Tuesday. As of November 2018, no fewer than seven Walmart stores, including those in Denton, Maryland and Beavercreek, Ohio, had experienced fires due to Tesla's solar...

  • Pet rat

    President Donald Trump sparked criticism when he tweeted that the Baltimore-area district of Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, was "a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess."

  • A split image of President Donald J. Trump (L) and U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.)

    Cummings issued a statement about the incident, which occurred hours before Trump launched a Twitter attack on the House Oversight Committee chairman and Baltimore that Democrats have blasted as racist.

  • *Wildfires now cover area the size of Belgium. MOSCOW, Aug 2- Raging Siberian wildfires are forcing Russian oil firms to evacuate workers and suspend drilling, industry sources said, adding to challenges facing the world's second-largest crude exporter which is already battling an oil contamination problem. Russian output fell to a near three-year low in...

  • U.S. Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.) during a news conference to introduce H.R.1, the 'For the People Act,' on the U.S. Capitol on Friday, January 4, 2019, in Washington, D.C.

    Police said the suspected burglary occurred at 3:40 a.m. Saturday at Rep. Elijah Cummings' house. "At this time, it is unknown if any property was taken from the location," a Baltimore police spokesman said.

  • Maryland Republican Gov. Larry Hogan

    Maryland Governor Larry Hogan joins "The Exchange" to discuss the new tariffs being imposed on China by the U.S., as well as the housing market.

  • July 30- Sportswear maker Under Armour Inc on Tuesday cut its full-year revenue forecast for North America, its biggest market, in the face of stiff competition from bigger rivals Nike Inc and Adidas AG, sending its share down 10%. Sales in North America fell 3% to $816 million in the second quarter. The company's net loss narrowed to $17.3 million, or 4 cents per...

  • President Donald Trump, pursued a plan to buy Westinghouse Electric Corp even as he lobbied Trump to become a special envoy to promote the building by the firm of nuclear power plants in Saudi Arabia, said a congressional report released on Monday. Documents obtained by the Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Oversight Committee raise "serious...

  • WASHINGTON, July 29- Colorado and major automakers said on Monday they have reached a deal on the state's plan to adopt California's zero-emission vehicle requirements after earlier talks had ended without a deal. The state, which plans to join the California program starting in the 2023 model year, has agreed to allow automakers to earn credits for selling...

  • President Donald Trump, pursued a plan to buy Westinghouse Electric Corp even as he lobbied Trump to become a special envoy to promote the building by the firm of nuclear power plants in Saudi Arabia, said a congressional report released on Monday. Documents obtained by the Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Oversight Committee raise "serious...

  • July 23- Lockheed Martin Corp said on Tuesday it was working to establish alternate supply sources for F-35 parts in the United States after the Pentagon decided last week to remove Turkey from the fighter jet program. On a post-earnings call, Lockheed's chief executive officer said the company would be able to remove Turkey from its manufacturing supply...

  • July 23- Lockheed Martin Corp said on Tuesday it was working to establish alternate supply sources for F-35 parts in the United States after the Pentagon decided last week to remove Turkey from the fighter jet program. On a post-earnings call, Lockheed's chief executive officer said the company would be able to remove Turkey from its manufacturing supply...

  • The Pentagon's No.1 weapons supplier now expects full-year profit to range between $20.85 and $21.15 per share, compared with its previous forecast of $20.05 to $20.35 per share. The company also raised sales estimate for the year to $58.25 billion to $59.75 billion, from $56.75 billion to $58.25 billion. The Bethesda, Maryland- based company's net earnings...