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Trump says Pelosi is behaving 'irrationally' in shutdown impasse as ...

WASHINGTON -- As a damaging partial government shutdown hit the 30-day mark on Sunday, President Donald Trump sought to allay criticism from conservative critics who fear he is softening his hard line on immigration, while unleashing strident new ...Read More


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$1.2 trillion in risky corporate debt echoes subprime mortgage crisis

WASHINGTON –– Indebted borrowers increasingly take out high-interest, adjustable-rate loans that are packaged into securities and sold to investors eager for a better rate of return.

Everything's fine while the economy is growing. But when it...Read More

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Furloughed federal workers' health coverage intact, but shutdown still ...

WASHINGTON -- Joseph Daskalakis' son was born New Year's Eve, a little more than a week into the current government shutdown, and about 10 weeks before he was expected.

Oliver ended up in a specialized neonatal intensive care unit, the only one ...Read More


Light Notes: It plays like a Hallmark Channel romance, but this 'script'...

It plays like a Hallmark movie. Guy meets independent woman, unexplained coincidences, love blooms, and then a happily ever after. It's what ardent viewers -- always tissues in hand -- love about these romantic films.

Hallmark Channel lovers, ...Read More

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