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Novartis lawyer steps down over Trump lawyer payment

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis on Wednesday announced the retirement of its top legal expert, as he apologised in a statement for

Trump discloses payment to attorney who paid off porn star

President Donald Trump has formally disclosed that he reimbursed his personal attorney more than $100,000 last year, apparently in connection with

US apartment construction dip weighs on home building in April


US home building slowed in April amid a steep drop in the construction of apartments after a surge in March,

Tom Wolfe, author of ‘The Right Stuff’, dies at 88

Author Tom Wolfe, the acerbic chronicler of American society known for best-selling books “The Right Stuff” and “The Bonfire of the

Smokey Robinson woos Congress, pushes music law reform

Singers, songwriters and engineers whose lifelong devotion to music has not always been adequately rewarded got a boost Tuesday when Motown

US retail spending slows in April

Retail spending in the world’s largest economy slowed sharply in April, retreating from March’s booming pace, but still grew at a

Facebook suspends 200 apps over data misuse

Facebook said Monday it has suspended “around 200” apps on its platform as part of an investigation into misuse of private

US-Mexico border embrace for separated families

For three minutes, the border no longer existed for Ivan Castaneda and the family he left behind in the United States

US Supreme Court strikes down federal ban on sports gambling

The US Supreme Court on Monday paved the way for states to legalize gambling on baseball, basketball, American football and other

‘Rock bottom’: Anti-McCain comments spark uproar

Family and congressional colleagues pushed back Friday against attacks on cancer-stricken John McCain, including one by a White House aide who