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US Republican Senator Ted Cruz has helped successfully scuttle a bill that would provide more funds for border enforcement.
A U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission watchdog conducted an extensive, months-long investigation to find out who had leaked information that appeared in two Reuters stories published last autumn, but it was unable to identify the sources, according to a report of the probe seen by Reuters on Thursday.
Tesla cut a deal with New York legislators to keep its stores in the state, but it agreed in return not to open any new ones.
General Electric Co's credit card unit, Synchrony Financial, made a muted debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday as investors remained ambivalent about the chances of a consumer-led U.S. economic recovery.
Archaeologists examine the remnants of a centuries old wooden ship at the World Trade Center site in lower Manhattan in New York on July 15, 2010.
Rock guitarist Dick Wagner, whose prolific session work graced the albums of such acts as Alice Cooper, Lou Reed, Kiss and Aerosmith during the 1970s, has died at age 71 in Arizona, his manager said on Thursday.
Job seekers stand in line to meet with prospective employers at a career fair in New York City on October 24, 2012.
A Palestinian man carries a boy as he walks at a United Nations-run school what was allegedly hit by Israeli shelling on July 30. Photo by Suhaib Salem/Reuters After another deadly attack on a U.N. school in Gaza sheltering Palestinians from fighting between Israel and Hamas militants, the United Nations declared "enough is enough" on Wednesday and ... (more)
Galaxy Alpha is fast becoming the most anticipated smartphone for the South Korean company.
The US-based firm's announcement comes less than 24 hours after rival Flipkart announced raising a whopping $1-billion funding, the largest in the e-commerce space in India.
A recent study suggests that most elementary age students are okay with eating the healthier school lunches required by the USDA.
Cherie Sharkey, left, weeps for her son Michael Sharkey who died in his used 2006 Chevy Cobalt in Dresden, NY, as she walks with Laura Christian, of Harwood, Md., birth mother of Amber Marie Rose, the first reported victim of the General Motors safety defect, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, to represent their children at a ... (more)
Thomson Reuters Corp on Wednesday reported a higher-than-expected profit on a 1 percent rise in revenue on growth in its Legal and Tax & Accounting divisions.
* A June 30 debt interest payment made by Argentina in defiance of a U.S. court ruling is still held in the Buenos Aires account of trustee agent Bank of New York Mellon, a source at the Central Bank of the Republic of Argentina told Reuters on Tuesday.
Paramount Pictures film studio apologized on Wednesday for a poster for its upcoming film "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", showing the four characters jumping down from an exploding skyscraper underscored with a Sept.
Argentina President Cristina Fernandez has long refused to negotiate with the plaintiffs led by New York billionaire Paul Singer's NML Capital Ltd. Argentina's economy minister emerged from daylong negotiations aimed at preventing a default Tuesday to say both sides had finally spoken for the first time, a development that raised hopes that a deal ... (more)
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