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Trump, Xi eye Mar-a-Lago summit

The United States and China are finalizing plans for a summit between presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago this

Top senators: No evidence Trump Tower bugged by Obama

President Donald Trump’s controversial allegation that the Obama administration wiretapped his Trump Tower in New York wilted further Thursday when two

US industrial output in February flat, manufacturing gains

Manufacturing output posted its sixth straight increase in February, but unseasonably warm weather again dragged down utilities, keeping total industrial production

Hawaii judge blocks Trump’s revamped travel ban


Federal judges have halted Donald Trump’s revised executive order to temporarily close US borders to refugees and nationals from six

US jobless claims dip in mid-March


New claims for US unemployment insurance edged downwards in mid-March, continuing a record stretch of low-levels,reported Thursday.

With an unemployment

Trump slashes foreign aid in ‘hard power’ budget blueprint


President Donald Trump proposed drastic cuts in spending on the arts, science, foreign aid and environmental protection Thursday, in a

New US home construction rebounds in February


Construction of new US housing rebounded in February to its highest level in four months, the Commerce Department reported Thursday.

Trump supporters cheer leak of 2005 tax bill

Donald Trump’s supporters Wednesday cheered the release of a partial tax return for 2005 showing he paid a hefty sum that

Winter Storm Stella hits US Northeast, NY dodges worst

NEW YORK (AFP) – Winter Storm Stella lashed the northeastern United States with sleet and snow Tuesday, cancelling thousands of flights,

US launches probe after hoverboard fire kills two-year-old

A US safety agency said Wednesday it had launched an investigation into a hoverboard fire that killed a two-year-old girl, the