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The man behind the network behind the news anchor that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump tossed out of a news conference Tuesday is not happy with...

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Arctic nations joust but North Pole payoff may be years away

WASHINGTON — Even as melting Arctic glaciers threaten to swamp shorelines, nations from Russia to the United States are betting that warming temperatures also...


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Trump wants to raise his own taxes, but would he kill the 1031

Billionaire Donald Trump, who built his fortune in real estate, told Bloomberg Politics this week that he wants to raise his own taxes. One way to do it is a...


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Big sugar fighting to protect a sweet deal with lawmakers

WASHINGTON — A sweet deal for American sugar farmers is compounding delays in a proposed trade agreement affecting 40 percent of the world’s economy....


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Fischer praises economy, straddles FOMC liftoff date camps

Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left open the option of an interest-rate increase next month, walking a line between officials who want to delay due...


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Little tips for big security gains

A week doesn't go by without news of a security breach on some big name website. Add to that the constant stream of phishing scams, ransomware attacks and other new...




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Texas is booming and investors are yawning

For all its success as the fastest-growing big state, luring the most business with a paucity of taxes and regulation, Texas is an inferior investment. Even before...


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When it is and isn't OK to be on your smartphone: the conclusive

Etiquette, by definition, is a form of consensus: not a static code of conduct, necessarily, but a set of norms we all agree on at a given moment. We change, the...


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China's economic woes expose drawbacks of president's power play

BEIJING — President Xi Jinping has set out a beguiling vision for what he calls the “great rejuvenation” of the Chinese nation, one where his...


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Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15s and similar weapons

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Wal-Mart will stop selling the AR-15 rifle and other semi-automatic weapons at its stores because fewer people are buying them, a...


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In landmark case, labor board votes to redefine employee

WASHINGTON — A federal labor board voted Thursday to redefine the employee-employer relationship, granting new bargaining powers to workers in an economy...


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Trump wants to raise his own taxes, but would he kill the 1031

Billionaire Donald Trump, who built his fortune in real estate, told Bloomberg Politics this week that he wants to raise his own taxes. One way to do it is a...


Arctic nations joust but North Pole payoff may be years away

WASHINGTON — Even as melting Arctic glaciers threaten to swamp shorelines, nations from Russia to the United States are betting that warming temperatures also...