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Thursday, May 25, 2017


Nikkei stumbles after weak U.S. data, financial stocks underperform

Japanese stocks dropped on Wednesday morning after the dollar eased against the yen on weak U.S. economic data, while financials stocks underperformed hit by lower...

Car sales down as US automotive industry suffers decline in 2017

The US automotive industry has suffered its fourth straight month of declining sales with US car and truck sales falling more than expected for April.   Overall...

U.S. Senate Democtrats seek details on possible Comey funding

Democrats in the U.S. Senate have formally requested for details from the Justice Department on any additional funding ousted FBI Director James Comey may...

U.S. suspends aid to Kenyan health ministry over corruption concerns

The U.S. government has suspended $21 million in direct aid to Kenya's Ministry of Health amid concern over corruption, the embassy said on Tuesday, giving...

Gold inches up from eight-week low as dollar slides

Gold prices edged up on Wednesday from an eight-week low hit the session before, with the dollar slipping after U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly...

Dollar drops against the euro, sterling after Trump fires FBI director...

The U.S. dollar traded lower against some rivals on Wednesday, which some analysts attributed in part to President Donald Trump’s abrupt firing of James...

Obamacare Uncertainty May Mean Higher Insurance Premiums, Experts Say

President Donald Trump and Republicans in the House may be celebrating their victory in a bill that reverses big parts of Obamacare, but the...

U.S. House of Reps passes bill to repeal, replace Obamacare

The US House of Representatives narrowly passed a Republican effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, delivering a welcome victory to President Donald Trump after...

Trump To Issue Executive Order Making It Easier For Churches, Religious...

President Donald Trump will issue an executive order on Thursday making it easier for churches and religious groups to take part in politics without...

Three Tanzanian drug traffickers extradited to U.S.

Three Tanzanians including an alleged drug king-pin have been extradited to the United States on narcotics trafficking charges. U.S. embassy in a statement said the...
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