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Markets Right Now: Stocks end a choppy week slightly higher

Feb 23, 2018

Stocks are ending the week slightly higher after a two-day rally wiped out losses from earlier in the week.

US weighs Sheldon Adelson offer to fund Jerusalem embassy

Feb 23, 2018

President Donald Trump's administration is considering an offer from Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson to pay for at least part of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem

Gothamist news sites brought back to life by public radio

Feb 23, 2018

A local news website in New York abruptly shut down late last year after reporters unionized has a new life thanks to public radio

US tightens sanctions on North Korean shipping

Feb 23, 2018

The Trump administration is slapping sanctions on scores of companies and ships accused of illicit trading with the pariah nation

The Latest: Trump warns of 'very rough' sanctions on NKorea

Feb 23, 2018

President Donald Trump says that if sanctions against North Korea don't work, it will be time for "phase two" of the pressure campaign against the nuclear-armed nation _ which Trump says could be "very rough."

Democrats accuse Texas of voter suppression in schools

Feb 23, 2018

Federal courts have in the past struck down Texas' electoral maps and strict voter ID law saying they could suppress voters

Chairman of China's Geely acquires 10 percent of Daimler

Feb 23, 2018

Chairman of China's Geely acquires nearly 10 percent of Daimler, maker of Mercedez-Benz

The Latest: Governors push national health care compromise

Feb 23, 2018

Bipartisan group of governors working to strike compromise on hot-button policy issues takes on health care; governors from Ohio, Colorado, Alaska, Nevada, Pennsylvania present their ideas

The Latest: Australia says he's inspired by US tax cuts

Feb 23, 2018

President Donald Trump says "a lot of good things" will come from Friday's meetings with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

Governors push bipartisan national health care compromise

Feb 23, 2018

Republican and Democratic governors say they're working to strike compromise on hot-button policy issues including health care