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Trump, Republicans raised $247.8 million in September: campaign manager

16 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump is lagging his Democratic challenger Joe Biden in fundraising in the final weeks before the Nov. 3 election, according to figures released by his campaign manager.

Trump urges big COVID-19 stimulus, McConnell disagrees as talks continue

16 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday said he is willing to raise his offer of $1.8 trillion for a COVID-19 relief deal with Democrats in the U.S. Congress, but the idea was shot down by his fellow Republican, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

Trump talks up bigger COVID-19 stimulus deal as election clock ticks

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 15 U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he is willing to raise his offer of $1.8 trillion for a COVID-19 relief package to get a deal with House of Representatives Democratic Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a move likely to raise concern among his fellow Republicans in the Senate.

Fiat to pay $9.5 million U.S. fine for misleading investors on emissions audit - SEC

29 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON Fiat Chrysler will pay a $9.5 million (£7.4 million) civil penalty to settle allegations it misled investors by not disclosing that it conducted only a limited internal review of its compliance with emissions regulations, the top U.S. securities regulator said on Monday.

Trump pledges to make Juneteenth federal holiday in bid for Black voters

26 Sep 2020

ATLANTA President Donald Trump made a series of promises at a campaign event in Atlanta on Friday in a bid to woo Black voters, including establishing Juneteenth, which commemorates the end of U.S. slavery, as a federal holiday.

Trump pledges to make Juneteenth federal holiday in bid for Black voters

26 Sep 2020

ATLANTA President Donald Trump made a series of promises at a campaign event in Atlanta on Friday in a bid to woo Black voters, including establishing Juneteenth, which commemorates the end of U.S. slavery, as a federal holiday.

White House announces nearly $13 billion in aid for Puerto Rico three years after Hurricane Maria

19 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. emergency agency is sending almost $13 billion to Puerto Rico, directed at the territory's energy and education systems, to help it recover from 2017's devastating Hurricane Maria, the White House said on Friday. | Video

COVID-19 vaccine could come in late October; White House says no pressure on timing

04 Sep 2020

U.S. public health officials and Pfizer Inc said a COVID-19 vaccine could be ready for distribution as soon as late October, just ahead of the November election in which the coronavirus pandemic is likely to be a major factor among voters deciding whether President Donald Trump wins a second term. | Video

Republican senator, swarmed by protesters after Trump speech, calls for FBI probe

29 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON Republican Senator Rand Paul on Friday called on the FBI to investigate a crowd of protesters that swarmed him as he departed the White House after listening to U.S. President Donald Trump accept his party's nomination for re-election.

U.S., European Commission begin discussions enhanced privacy shield framework: statement

10 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department and the European Commission have begun discussing how to create a privacy shield framework that would comply with the European Union top court's judgment last month that the current deal for transatlantic data transfer does not work, according to a Commerce statement.

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