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Mexico finance minister losing sleep over sluggish economy, stalled trade deal

15 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON Mexico's economy is not in recession yet but the federal government is trying to counter an economic slowdown with targeted infrastructure spending, Finance Minister Arturo Herrera said on Tuesday.

U.S. presidential candidate Warren calls on AT&T to reject plan she says will cost jobs

10 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren called on AT&T Inc to reject an activist investor plan she said would lead to job cuts, staking out a different position than President Donald Trump who has cheered the investor's involvement.

Federal Reserve policymakers increasingly divided on way ahead, minutes show

10 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON Most Federal Reserve policymakers supported the need for an interest rate cut in September, minutes of the central bank's last policy meeting showed, but they remained divided on the path ahead for monetary policy.

Federal Reserve policymakers increasingly divided on way ahead, minutes show

09 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 Most Federal Reserve policymakers supported the need for an interest rate cut in September, minutes of the central bank's last policy meeting showed, but they remain increasingly divided on the path ahead for monetary policy.

Sanders health scare involved a heart attack, his doctors say

05 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders suffered a heart attack earlier this week, his physicians said on Friday, describing his health scare in more specific terms than previously disclosed. | Video

U.S. presidential hopeful Warren increases fundraising in third quarter

04 Oct 2019

U.S. presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren stepped up her fundraising between July and September in another sign her campaign to win the Democratic presidential nomination is gathering steam.

Harris leads U.S. Democrats in Facebook ads on impeachment; Biden absent

03 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON/LONDON U.S. Senator Kamala Harris is funding the most new Facebook ads calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment among the 19 Democrats seeking their party's nomination to face the Republican president in the November 2020 election, a Reuters review of Facebook ad data shows. | Video

Trump says he canceled peace talks with Taliban over attack

08 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON/ISLAMABAD U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday said he canceled peace talks with Afghanistan's Taliban leaders after the insurgent group claimed responsibility last week for an attack in Kabul that killed an American soldier and 11 other people. | Video

August jobs report points to slowing economy, Fed rate cut

06 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, reflecting the U.S. trade war with China and raising expectations for a Federal Reserve rate cut this month.

RPT-Farm loan delinquencies surge in U.S. election battleground Wisconsin

06 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO, Sept 5 Farm loan delinquencies rose to a record high in June at Wisconsin's community banks, data showed on Thursday, a sign President Donald Trump's trade conflicts with China and other countries are hitting farmers hard in a state that could be crucial for his chances of re-election in 2020.

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