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Trump pulls the Federal Reserve into his trade war

President Trump swiped at the Federal Reserve while criticizing China and the European Union in tweets on Friday, complaining that currency …

News (U.S.)

Nebraska utility to study carbon storage for region

Nebraska's largest electric utility will participate in a federal study to develop safe methods to collect and store carbon produced by coal-fired …

Business

Feds' internet subsidy proposals would hurt the poor, PUC says

In the last year, the Federal Communications Commission has been circulating and seeking comment on a proposal that would, among other things, make …

News (U.S.)

Russia threatens retaliation over non-existent investigation

The Russian government has threatened to target Australian journalists following claims the Australian Federal Police are investigating the TV …

TV Stations

Essex County man indicted for 3 North Jersey bank robberies feds say he carried out

A federal grand jury has indicted an Essex County man accused of robbing three banks throughout North Jersey, including two in Jersey City. Mark …

Corruption

New Mexico to explore reuse of oil and gas wastewater

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is teaming up with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to explore ways the wastewater that results from oil and gas operations can be reused or recycled.<p>The state and the federal agency announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding Thursday.<p>Ken …

New Mexico

Court employees testify at West Virginia impeachment inquiry

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Supreme Court's deputy security director testified Thursday he helped a justice now facing a federal …

House Judiciary Committee

Trump criticizes Federal Reserve’s plan to raise interest rates, breaking long-standing practice of not commenting on Fed policy

President Trump told CNBC he’s “not thrilled” the U.S. central bank under Chairman Jerome Powell is continuing to raise interest rates, suggesting they may undercut his efforts to grow the economy.<p>“I don’t like all of this work that we’re putting into the economy and then I see rates going up,” he …

Business

Bullard Is Neither Surprised Nor Alarmed By Trump Criticism

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis president says when it comes to executive branch commentary, ‘I doubt there will be any influence one way or another’ on interest-rate policy<p>Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard brushed off on Friday critical comments made by President Donald …

Federal Reserve

ACLU, Trump Administration In Court Over Migrant Families

The ACLU and the <b>Trump</b> administration are back in court today over reuniting migrant families. The administration said yesterday that 364 children …

Immigration

Federal prosecutors list evidence they may use at Paul Manafort's Virginia trial

Photos of Paul Manafort's homes, cars, $21,000 watch and high-end clothing may be displayed for jurors at his trial beginning in Alexandria federal court on July 25, according to a list of nearly 500 potential exhibits filed by prosecutors Wednesday evening. Manafort is accused of bank and tax …

Paul Manafort

White House Appoints Federal Chief Information Security Officer

The Office of Management and Budget announced Grant Schneider will be the second federal chief information security officer.<p>As such, Schneider will …

Donald Trump

Trump Administration Defends Campus Sexual Assault Rules

Trump administration lawyers were in federal court Thursday defending their new rules on how schools should handle cases of sexual assault.

Trump Administration

Bureau of clarifications: Cleaning up Trump's comments on Russia and the Federal Reserve

WASHINGTON — Another day, another clean-up of President Donald Trump's comments.<p>Four times in less than a week, the president and his aides have attempted to say that what he said isn't what he actually had said. Three times about Russia, once about the Federal Reserve.<p>In fact, things got so woolly …

Donald Trump

India's federal police charge former finmin Chidambaram over telecoms deal

© Reuters. India's federal police charge former finmin Chidambaram over telecoms deal<p>NEW DELHI, July 19 (Reuters) - India's federal police have …

India

US Treasury yields higher despite Trump’s criticism of the Fed

U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday morning, as traders digested criticism of the Federal Reserve from President Donald Trump.<p>The yield …

Donald Trump

The Trump Administration Will Make It Easier To Fire Federal Employees

The new executive orders will "empower good workers," "advance a merit-based system," and allow federal agencies "to remove poor-performing …

Trump Administration

Looking northerly, across Federal and Congress Streets, from U.S. Custom House.

Title<p>Looking northerly, across Federal and Congress Streets, from U.S. Custom House.<p>Additional title: Ruins of the Great Fire in Portland, Me., July …

Genealogy

Judge Dismisses New York City’s Suit Against Oil Companies

Keenan says global warming and its solutions should be handled at the federal and international levels and by policy makers<p>A federal judge in Manhattan dismissed New York City’s lawsuit against five major oil companies Thursday, ruling that climate change and its effects are global issues that …

Oil & Gas Industry

Draft federal charter 'irrepealable,' ex-Bayan Muna solon warns

MANILA, Philippines — The proposed federal government Constitution drafted by President Rodrigo Duterte's consultative committee is "irrepealable," a …

Constitutional Law

U.S. House again votes to restrict federal enforcement of Chesapeake Bay cleanup

For the second time in a year, the U.S. House of Representatives has voted to restrict the federal government from penalizing states for missing …

EPA

Report: Julian Edelman will not take appeal to federal courts

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman will not go the Tom Brady route and take his appeal to the federal courts.<p>According to Tom …

NFL

Judge extends hotel vouchers for Puerto Rican evacuees until August 6

A judge has delayed the deadline for a federal housing aid program for Puerto Rican evacuees until Aug. 6, as part of a lawsuit seeking to extend …

Hurricane Maria

Trump Blasted The Federal Reserve's Rate Hikes – Bloomberg

Trump Blasted The Federal Reserve's Rate Hikes<p>Trump Blasted The Federal Reserve's Rate Hikes<p>Trump Blasted The Federal Reserve's Rate …

Federal Reserve

Federal Highway Administration kills Juneau road project

The federal government has officially killed a project to improve access to Alaska's capital nearly two years after Gov. Bill Walker halted the road …

FHA

Federal officials lift ban impacting New Bedford fishermen

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Fishermen who worked for the New Bedford fishing magnate known as "The Codfather" will be allowed to return to work after a federal ban grounded their vessels for months.<p>The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Thursday it approved an arrangement …

Ed Markey

Federal prosecutors questioned Trump communications director Bill Shine about the Fox News sexual harassment scandal

Former Fox News executive Bill Shine was questioned by federal prosecutors in a sexual harassment case. He still got a top White House job.<p>Before …

Sexual Harassment

United States Philadelphia Federal Reserve CAPEX Index

Summary The Federal Reserve argues that the labor market is at/near full employment and that prices are at/near its preferred 2% level. It states - …

Federal Reserve

Emma Husar 'mortified' by allegations she's a bully

Federal Labor MP Emma Husar says she is mortified by claims she is a bully. Ex-staffers have reportedly complained about the member for Lindsay, with …

News Corp

Contributions to Federal Candidates, 2018 cycle

Based on data released by the FEC on July 16, 2018.<p>Feel free to distribute or cite this material, but please credit the Center for Responsive …

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