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21 states sue Trump administration over new coal rules

Aug 14, 2019

A coalition of 21 Democratic-led states has sued the Trump administration over its decision to ease restrictions on coal-fired power plants

Trump claims credit for Shell plant announced under Obama

Aug 13, 2019

President Donald Trump is taking credit for the construction of a major manufacturing facility in western Pennsylvania as an example of his accomplishments in office

Court rules for US in fight over Nevada plutonium shipment

Aug 13, 2019

A federal appeals court has ruled against Nevada in a legal battle over the U.S. government's secret shipment of weapons-grade plutonium to a site near Las Vegas

CBS, Viacom to reunite as media giants bulk up for streaming

Aug 13, 2019

CBS and Viacom are set to reunite, bringing together their networks and the Paramount movie studio as traditional media giants challenge streaming companies like Netflix

Airline ends trans-Atlantic routes due to 737 Max grounding

Aug 13, 2019

Norwegian Air says it's ending trans-Atlantic service between Ireland and three U.S. and Canadian airports because the grounding of Boeing 737 Max aircraft has made the routes "no longer commercially viable."

Facing pressure, Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods

Aug 13, 2019

US delays tariffs on cellphones, other Chinese goods, drops others altogether; stocks rally

Stocks soar after US delays plans for some China tariffs

Aug 13, 2019

Stocks tore higher on Wall Street after the U.S. government said it would delay new tariffs on certain goods imported from China and remove tariffs on other goods entirely

US delays tariffs on some Chinese goods, drops others

Aug 13, 2019

US delays tariffs on cellphones, other Chinese goods, drops others altogether; stocks rally

Farms turn to technology amid water warnings in Southwest US

Aug 13, 2019

Researchers and farmers across the Southwestern U.S. are experimenting with drones, specialized cameras and other technology to squeeze the most out of every drop of irrigation water from the vital but beleaguered Colorado River

US budget deficit grows 27% through July

Aug 12, 2019

US budget deficit climbs 27% to $867 billion in first 10 months of fiscal year