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steven-mnuchin-101818.jpg Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced Thursday he will not attend an investor conference in Saudi Arabia next week. Mnuchin revealed in a post on Twitter that he decided to drop out of the conference after meeting with President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

us-mexico-101818.jpg President Donald Trump on Thursday threatened that he will call the military to close the U.S.-Mexico border unless a caravan of Central Americans immediately halt their U.S.-bound journey. He made the threat in a series of early morning messages on Twitter. "I am watching the Democrat Party led (because they want Open Borders and existing weak laws) assault on our country by Guatemala, Honduras

jamal-khashoggi-101818.jpg The last column written by missing dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has been published by Washington Post. Khashoggi, a columnist for The Washington Post who had been living in the United States, has not been seen since he entered a Saudi consulate in Turkey's Istanbul on October 2. The article he wrote shortly before his disappearance and published Wednesday on the op-ed page, calls

robert-mueller-101718.jpg Special Counsel Robert Mueller is expected to issue findings on core aspects of his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election after next month's midterm elections, according to a report from Bloomberg on Wednesday.

donald-trump4-101718.jpg Continuing his unending battle with the media, President Donald Trump lashed out at the Associated Press in a post on Twitter on Wednesday. Trump accused the venerable news agency of distorting his comments about the upcoming midterm elections after an AP headline stated the president "won't accept blame if GOP loses House."

wef-us-101718.jpg In its annual Global Competitiveness Report, the World Economic Forum has named the United States as the most competitive economy in the world. Under the new framework for competitiveness, the U.S. economy is the closest to the "competitiveness frontier", followed by Singapore, Germany, Switzerland, and Japan, says the closely-watched Report, which was published on Wednesday. The U.S. is ranked

donald-j-trump1-101718.jpg President Donald Trump continued his assault on the Federal Reserve in an interview with Fox Business on Tuesday, calling the central bank the "biggest threat" to his presidency.

us-trade-deal-101718.jpg The Trump Administration has notified Congress about its decision to negotiate three separate trade agreements with Japan, the European Union, and the United Kingdom. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer Tuesday notified Congress of the proposed trade talks, which is mandatory under the Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 - often referred to as Trade Promotion Autho

manbooker-oct17.jpg Northern Ireland's Anna Burns won this year's Man Booker Prize for her novel, "Milkman." Anna, 56, becomes the first Northern Irish writer, and the first woman since 2013, to win the prestigious world literature award. Milkman is Anna's third full-length novel, and Booker Prize is her first major award. The Belfast-born writer won the award worth £50,000 ($65,556) overcoming tough competition

donald-trump3-101618.jpg President Donald Trump said in a post on Twitter on Tuesday that Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has once again denied knowledge regarding the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.

attractiveemployers-oct10.jpg In the race to attract and retain the best talent, companies are doling out several perks and benefits to employers.

trump-thumb-101618.jpg Continuing a record fundraising streak, President Donald Trump's campaign for re-election in 2020 brought in more than $18 million in the third quarter. Trump's campaign said the more than $18 million raised in the July-September period came in both direct contributions and contributions raised through...

television-pills-101618.jpg Despite opposition from the pharmaceutical industry, President Donald Trump's administration has proposed a new rule requiring companies to include the prices for prescription drug and biological products in their television advertisements.

elizabeth-warren-101518.jpg Seeking defuse frequent attacks by President Donald Trump, Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., released the results of a DNA test on Monday that support her claims of Native American ancestry.

jeffsessions-101518.jpg Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the creation of a transnational organized crime Task Force of experienced prosecutors to coordinate the Trump administration's efforts and develop a plan to eliminate criminal groups off the US streets. Sessions said he has directed the FBI, DEA, OCDETF, and the Department's Criminal Division to identify top transnational criminal organizations tha

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