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January 19, 2019

Products made of threatened African wildlife sold at US expo

Products made of threatened African wildlife sold at US expo RENO, Nev. — Photos and video taken by animal welfare activists at a recent trophy hunting […]
January 18, 2019

Federal workers caught in the middle apply for unemployment

Federal workers caught in the middle apply for unemployment PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Thousands of federal employees and their families are applying for unemployment and food stamps […]
January 18, 2019

Top-performing hedge fund is shorting Canadian banks on all the usual suspects — and something even more worrying

Top-performing hedge fund is shorting Canadian banks on all the usual suspects — and something even more worrying A small U.S. hedge fund that was a […]
January 17, 2019

The Latest: EU Brexit negotiator: UK red lines ‘shut doors’

The Latest: EU Brexit negotiator: UK red lines ‘shut doors’ LONDON — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 9:30 a.m. The European Union’s Brexit negotiator […]
January 16, 2019

The IRS is recalling 46,000 workers to handle tax returns

The IRS is recalling 46,000 workers to handle tax returns WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the […]
January 15, 2019

Visa Champions Female Entrepreneurs in 2019

Visa Champions Female Entrepreneurs in 2019 SAN FRANCISCO & NEW YORK — As part of its ongoing commitment to support female entrepreneurs, Visa (NYSE: V) is […]
January 15, 2019

Giant gold deals create giant miners, but divide investors

Giant gold deals create giant miners, but divide investors As Newmont Mining Inc.’s chief executive Gary Goldberg hawked a proposed $10 billion all-stock purchase of Vancouver-based […]
January 15, 2019

Shutdown becomes longest federal closure in US history

Shutdown becomes longest federal closure in US history WASHINGTON — The partial government shutdown became the longest closure in U.S. history when the clock ticked past […]
January 15, 2019

US partial government shutdown becomes longest on record

US partial government shutdown becomes longest on record The partial shutdown of the US government has become the longest on record, with still no end in […]