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Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Hafiz Saeed, who leads the militant group believed responsible for the 2008 Mumbai hotel attack, denounces Pakistani and U.S.

Judge Laura Taylor Swain said Thursday at a hearing in U.” The bondholders say the loan proposed by Puerto Rico would give the commonwealth additional financial leverage over Prepa, which is already carrying $9 billion in debt.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Donald Trump’s budget director is about to preside over a historic rise in the budget deficit Feb.14, 2018 11:50 a.

Move comes as Schulz attempts to placate mounting anger in the center-left SPD about his leadership Feb.9, 2018 11:03 a.

Rand Paul of Kentucky went rogue and stalled a vote in protest over his party's willingness to bust the budget.The House vote ensured most employees would report for work as usual.

Congress has a week to avert another government shutdown — but only three working days since both parties are taking time to go on retreats to plan their legislative strategies for the year.The most likely path to keeping the government running involves yet another short-term spending bill — the fifth since September.

White House memo had floated idea of ‘moonshot’ federal government effort to develop a nationalized system Updated Jan.29, 2018 6:17 p.

KABUL—After one of the deadliest attacks to hit Kabul in years, the Afghan government accused its usual nemesis, Pakistan, of supporting the Islamist militants behind the massacre.But the focus of dismay and anger for many Afghans was closer to home: the government’s U.

In initial disclosures about critical security flaws discovered in its processors, Intel Corp.notified a small group of customers, including Chinese technology companies, but left out the U.

On Monday morning, the Senate advanced a temporary spending bill that would end the government shutdown.A total of 48 Republicans and 33 Democrats voted for the bill, while two Republicans and 16 Democrats voted No.

Sixty votes were needed to end the Democrats' filibuster, and the party's senators provided 33 of the 81 the measure got.In a statement, Trump said he's open to immigration deal only if it is "good for our country.

The White House downplayed McConnell's commitment, and said Democrats caved under pressure.If not, he said "it would be my intention to take up legislation" addressing those issues.

(Reuters) - Stock investors gave a muted reaction to the second day of a U.stock index futures dipping only slightly on expectations that the political impasse will not hurt the U.

Reuters / Andrew KellyGoldman Sachs says the government shutdown will result in a 0.The firm notes that the impact on financial markets will be "very modest.

Behind the scenes, however, leading Republicans and Democrats were trying to work out a compromise to avert a lengthy shutdown.Critical government functions will continue, with uniformed service members, health inspectors and law enforcement officers set to work without pay.

REUTERS/Carlos BarriaWhat Republicans Say: House Republicans did their job and passed a four-week spending bill.”What Democrats Say: Republicans control the House, the Senate and the White House.

Rob Portmanwarned Democrats on Friday that government shutdowns historically don't end well.Republicans say the issue is unrelated to the spending bill.

It threatens to make emails and data transmissions by foreign companies more vulnerable, security analysts say.Jan.

contractor fuels debate about role of private companies in delivering public services; thousands of jobs at risk Jan.15, 2018 5:32 a.

Parties agree to move forward to formal coalition negotiations, though efforts could still falter Jan.12, 2018 4:55 a.