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  • WASHINGTON, Oct 15- A strong U.S. economy could help President Donald Trump win re-election next year unless there is a surge in voter turnout, economic research firm Moody's Analytics said on Tuesday. Across American universities and on Wall Street, researchers are honing computer models designed to predict the winner in the November 2020 election in which...

  • Sept 24- As many as 60 million Americans tend to have a hard time qualifying for credit cards and other loans, making it more difficult for them to recover from financial setbacks, according to a report released on Tuesday by the New York Federal Reserve. The findings show that the number of Americans who cannot easily access loans may be twice as many as previously...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 29- U.S lean hog futures shot to their highest prices in more than a week on Thursday on hopes for progress in trade negotiations with China. The comments raised hopes among some livestock traders because they expect China would significantly increase pork imports if a deal is reached to resolve the trade war between Washington and Beijing.

  • CHICAGO, Aug 23- Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures tumbled on Friday, with the benchmark October contract falling its daily 3- cent limit after China announced a fresh set of tariffs on U.S. agricultural products, traders said. China will levy extra 10% tariffs on U.S. beef and pork from Sept. 1, its commerce ministry said, the latest retaliatory measure...

  • Nonetheless, China on Thursday vowed to counter the latest U.S. tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods but called on the United States to meet it halfway on a potential trade deal. Trump said he did not think Beijing would retaliate for the U.S. tariffs and that he believes China wants to make a trade deal. "I think we're having very good discussions with China.

  • Nonetheless, China on Thursday vowed to counter the latest U.S. tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods but called on the United States to meet it halfway on a potential trade deal. Trump said he did not think Beijing would retaliate for the U.S. tariffs and that he believes China wants to make a trade deal. "I think we're having very good discussions with China.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally at SNHU Arena in Manchester, NH, on Nov. 7, 2016, the night before election day.

    President Donald Trump heads to Manchester, New Hampshire, for a rally Thursday as he tries to win the state he narrowly lost in 2016.

  • BEIJING/ WASHINGTON, Aug 15- China on Thursday vowed to counter the latest U.S. tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods but called on the United States to meet it halfway on a potential trade deal, as U.S. In a separate statement, China's foreign ministry spokeswoman, Hua Chunying, said, "We hope the U.S. will meet China halfway, and implement the consensus of the two...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 15- Any trade deal the United States makes with China must be on U.S. terms, Donald Trump said on Thursday, as Beijing prepared to take countermeasures in response to the Republican U.S. president's latest tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese imports. "China, frankly, would love to make a deal, and it's got to be a deal on proper terms. Trump said in an...

  • July 29- A federal judge on Monday overturned the Trump administration's approval of a plan by the state of New Hampshire to impose work requirements on people seeking to obtain benefits from the Medicaid health insurance program. The three states are among nine that have received approval from the U.S. Department and Health and Human Services under...

  • July 29- A federal judge on Monday overturned the Trump administration's approval of a plan by the state of New Hampshire to impose work requirements on people seeking to obtain benefits from the Medicaid health insurance program. District Judge James Boasberg in Washington came after the judge earlier this year blocked the Republican-led states of...

  • NEW YORK, July 17- CVS Health said on Wednesday it will start a clinical trial of its new home dialysis system this week, setting it up to compete directly with the two largest operators of U.S. dialysis centers, Fresenius Medical Care AG and DaVita Inc.. The U.S. government, which covers most patients with end stage renal disease in its Medicare health program, last...

  • The pillars of that order, the International Monetary Fund and its sister institution the World Bank, have been controlled by the United States and Europe since their inception at the Bretton Woods conference in New Hampshire in July 1944. Le Maire said that while Bretton Woods had defined the international economic order of the second half of the 20th century,...

  • LONDON, July 15- 1/ HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BRETTON WOODS! Their agreement, signed July 22, was one of the first global monetary policy and currency agreements- re-establishing a gold standard for exchange rates, backing away from competitive devaluations and setting up the International Monetary Fund to bridge balance of payments gaps. Taking place at the same time as...

  • LONDON, July 12- 1/ HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BRETTON WOODS! That agreement, signed July 22, was one of the first global monetary policy and currency agreements- re-establishing a gold standard for exchange rates, backing away from competitive devaluations and setting up the International Monetary Fund to bridge balance of payments gaps. Taking place at the same time as IMF...

  • Parents hold baby's hands.  Happy family in park evening

    Analyzing the data from the CNBC America's Top States for Business study, we reveal the 10 states that get the highest marks for low crime, inclusiveness, a strong health system and a healthy environment.

  • Skilled workers are in short supply in the U.S., thanks to historically low unemployment and a strong economy. Here are the top 10 states winning the war for talent in 2019, according to the CNBC America's Top States for Business ranking.

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    The motto "Live Free or Die" also applies to the friendly regulatory regime, but Granite State infrastructure is a bit unstable.

  • Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks during the second night of the first Democratic presidential debate on June 27, 2019 in Miami, Florida.

    Sen. Kamala Harris outshined all of her 19 rivals in the first Democratic presidential debates, says longtime GOP insider Frank Luntz.

  • BOSTON, June 7- A unit of Insys Therapeutics Inc pleaded guilty on Friday to fraud charges as part of an $225 million deal with the U.S. Justice Department resolving claims that the drugmaker bribed doctors to prescribe an addictive opioid medication. The plea, in federal court in Boston by the Chandler, Arizona- based Insys' operating subsidiary, came in one of the...