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'Why not now?' for slavery reparations, House panel is told

Jun 19, 2019

Actor Danny Glover asks House panel to address the issue of reparations for slavery

Top US trade official plans to meet Chinese counterpart

Jun 19, 2019

Top US trade negotiator plans to meet Chinese counterpart before Trump-Xi summit

5 New York City anchorwomen allege age discrimination

Jun 19, 2019

Five anchorwomen at a New York City news channel have sued their company, saying they were marginalized and cast aside for younger women and men

Markets Right Now: Stocks mixed as investors wait for Fed

Jun 19, 2019

Investors are in wait-and-see mode Wednesday, hours ahead of a widely anticipated Federal Reserve decision on interest rates.

The Latest: Markets cautious ahead of Fed rate decision

Jun 19, 2019

Stock markets are subdued as investors look ahead to the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy meeting, where the central bank is expected to indicate it could cut interest rates in coming months

Trump rehashes gripes, rips 'radical' Dems in 2020 launch

Jun 19, 2019

President Donald Trump is officially kicking off his reelection campaign with a grievance-filled Florida rally

Kansas City, Missouri, voters elect Lucas as new mayor

Jun 19, 2019

A 34-year-old black man whose family was occasionally homeless during his childhood in Kansas City, Missouri, will become the city's 55th mayor

Trump's Pentagon pick is Army veteran, defense lobbyist

Jun 19, 2019

President Donald Trump's pick for new Defense Department secretary is an Army veteran who served in the first Iraq war.

San Francisco closer to ban on e-cigarette sales

Jun 18, 2019

San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes

New Jersey may let Golden Nugget casino take some NBA bets

Jun 18, 2019

New Jersey lawmakers are considering loosening their sports betting restrictions to allow the owner of the Golden Nugget casino to accept bets on most National Basketball Association teams