The Fed announced on Wednesday that it was cutting the benchmark rate by a quarter-point to a new range of 1.75 percent to 2 percent as it seeks to cushion the U.S. economy from various threats, ranging from a slowing global economy to shocks from U.S. President Donald Trump’s trade war with China.
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“Trump, Inc.” examines Brad Parscale, a web designer turned digital strategist turned presidential avatar with a knack for personal invention that rivals that of his boss.
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Big Trump donor expressed concerns about how conflict would affect U.S. economy, Trump’s re-election prospects.
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Internal records from the Bureau of Land Management contradict what its chief told Congress about a plan to ship 200 D.C.-based career staff out West. The plan would weaken the agency, which stands between federal lands and oil, gas and mineral companies.
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Anti-Amazon advocacy group secretly funded by corporate rivals, including Oracle, Wall Street Journal reports
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Official site of The Week Magazine, offering commentary and analysis of the day’s breaking news and current events as well as arts, entertainment, people and gossip, and political cartoons.
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UN envoys in Xinjiang: Better understanding of China’s anti-terrorism – CGTN
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