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  • Oct 15- President Donald Trump's administration is considering using West Coast military facilities to export coal and natural gas to Asia, according to an Associated Press report on Monday, citing U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. The move would help fossil fuel producers ship their products to Asia and circumvent environmental concerns in...

  • Oct 15- A group of young Americans suing the federal government over lack of action to fight climate change can proceed with their lawsuit, but U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken in Eugene, Oregon, came before the case is scheduled to go to trial in federal court on Oct. 29. The original lawsuit had named President Barack Obama as a defendant.

  • Oct 15- The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military facilities to export coal and natural gas to Asia, according to an Associated Press report on Monday citing U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. The move would help fossil fuel producers ship their products to Asia and circumvent environmental concerns in...

  • Oct 15- A group of young Americans suing the federal government over lack of action to fight climate change can proceed with their lawsuit, but President Donald Trump cannot be named as a defendant, a federal judge ruled on Monday. District Judge Ann Aiken in Eugene, Oregon, came just days before the case is scheduled to go to trial in federal court on Oct. 29.

  • WASHINGTON/ MEXICO CITY, Sept 28- The text of the Trump administration's trade agreement with Mexico is due to be released on Friday, launching a contentious U.S. approval process as pressure mounts on Canada to join its partners in revamping the North American Free Trade Agreement. Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo was scheduled to present the...

  • WASHINGTON/ MEXICO CITY, Sept 28- The text of the Trump administration's trade agreement with Mexico is due to be released on Friday, launching a contentious approval process as pressure mounts on Canada to sign a revamping of the trilateral NAFTA pact. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday said they expected the text to largely exclude language...

  • Sept 26- Nike shares fell as much as 3 percent on Wednesday after the company disappointed Wall Street by not raising its full-year forecast following a sales boost from its Colin Kaepernick ad campaign. "A combination of heightened expectations going into the company's results, a slight disappointment in gross margins, as well as tepid second-quarter...

  • Sept 26- Amazon.com Inc's Echo smart speakers were back up on Wednesday after facing problems with connectivity in the U.K. and some other European countries, according to outage tracker Downdetector.com. The reports started surfacing at about 8 am UK time on Wednesday. Users from the U.K. and Europe had earlier reported widespread difficulty in connecting to...

  • The campaign, along with Nike's increasing efforts to woo younger customers with new sneakers and jerseys, had led to Wall Street expectations that the company would lift its outlook for the year. "A combination of heightened expectations going into the company's results, a slight disappointment in gross margins, as well as tepid second-quarter guidance is...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 12- Carrot or stick? Trump signed an executive order late last month directing the government to consider ways to liberalize rules governing these retirement plans, which already enjoy bipartisan backing in Congress and strong support from the financial services industry. The executive order also directs the U.S. Department of Treasury to...

  • Louis C.K. performs on stage as The New York Comedy Festival and The Bob Woodruff Foundation present the 10th Annual Stand Up for Heroes event at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on November 1, 2016 in New York City. 

    The idea of a comeback from sexual misconduct allegations would have seemed out of the question for Louis CK, but a recent appearance may be a stab at rehabilitating his image. 

  • Sept 6- Maryland on Thursday charged Insys Therapeutics Inc with deceptively marketing a powerful opioid pain killer so that it was prescribed inappropriately beyond its intended use with cancer patients. Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh announced that he had filed administrative charges against Arizona- based Insys, which he said provided...

  • Washington and Illinois, two of last year's top five export states by dollar value, for the first time warned about potential trade-related consequences in documents for recent bond sales. Now an expanding tariff war with China and Trump's threat to withdraw from the 24- year-old North American Free Trade Agreement between the United States, Mexico and...

  • USGS: Magnitude 6.3 earthquake hits offshore Oregon

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports a 6.3 magnitude earthquake has hit off the shoreline of Oregon.

  • Middle East Egypt camel

    Virtuoso discovered that Americans continue to flock to perennial favorites like Europe, but the Middle East and North Africa were increasingly popular. 

  • A Horizon Air ground service agent got into a Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft on Friday night in a maintenance area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and took off, Horizon sister carrier Alaska Airlines said. He flew for about one hour, often erratically with attempts at aerial stunts, before crashing onto sparsely populated Ketron Island in Puget...

  • A Horizon Air ground service agent got into a Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft on Friday night in a maintenance area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and took off, Horizon sister carrier Alaska Airlines said. He flew for about one hour, often erratically with attempts at aerial stunts, before crashing onto sparsely populated Ketron Island in Puget...

  • A Horizon Air ground service agent got into a Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft on Friday night in a maintenance area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and took off, Horizon sister carrier Alaska Airlines said. He flew for about one hour, often erratically with attempts at aerial stunts, before crashing on Ketron Island in Puget Sound, some 25 miles to...

  • A Horizon Air ground service agent got into a Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft on Friday night in a maintenance area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and took off, Horizon sister carrier Alaska Airlines said. He flew for about one hour, often erratically with attempts at aerial stunts, before crashing on Ketron Island in Puget Sound, some 25 miles to...

  • A Horizon Air ground service agent got into a Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft on Friday night in a maintenance area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and took off, Horizon sister carrier Alaska Airline said. The employee had worked for Horizon Air for three and a half years and had clearance to tow planes, airline and airport officials said at a news...