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Asian markets rally ahead of expected US Fed rate hike

5 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Asian markets rose on Wednesday as traders awaited a third interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve for this year. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 0.4 percent to...
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The Suspect in a Series of California Killings Had Already Been Deported Six Times, Officials Say

45 minutes ago   |   Time

A Texas man suspected of killing three people and seriously injuring four in a string of attacks on sleeping Southern California men - most of them homeless - had a long...
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Trump's tariffs won't restore U.S. furniture jobs

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

While President Trump has touted tariffs against China as job boon for American workers, furniture makers in states like North Carolina say the import taxes are unlikely to...
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In a U.S. manufacturing hub, no illusions about tariffs and jobs

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

In a town where a 30-feet tall chair is the chief landmark, and which is synonymous with a U.S. furniture industry decimated over the years by imports from China, many greet...
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Fed likely to raise rates, possibly end 'accommodative' policy era

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

With the Federal Reserve widely expected to raise interest rates on Wednesday, financial markets are focused on whether signs of an acceleration in U.S. economic growth will...
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Border Patrol's first female chief hopes to inspire women

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost says she hopes she can inspire other women to sign up with the agency, which has just one female agent for every 20 men. "If...
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Border Patrol's first female chief hopes to inspire women

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost says she hopes she can inspire other women to sign up with the agency, which has just one female agent for every 20 men. “If...
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Man who tortured, drowned ex-roommate set to die Wednesday

1 hour ago   |   National Post

HUNTSVILLE, Texas - A Texas inmate who taunted a jury to sentence him to death is scheduled to be executed Wednesday evening for torturing and drowning an East Texas woman in...
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‘You are not safe': Activists furious at Kavanaugh nomination confront Ted Cruz at DC restaurant

‘You are not safe': Activists furious at Kavanaugh nomination confront Ted Cruz at DC restaurant

2 hours ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - Heidi Cruz stood frozen in the middle of the restaurant, hands clenched beneath her shawl, teeth bared in what might have started as a grin before it changed to...
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Asian markets rally ahead of US Fed rate hike

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

SINGAPORE - Asian markets rose on Wednesday as traders awaited a third interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve for this year. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 rose less...
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Senate Judiciary Committee Will Vote on Kavanaugh Friday

Senate Judiciary Committee Will Vote on Kavanaugh Friday

The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a vote Friday on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, the AP reports. The committee vote is being set for the day... Read more ...

'Never look down': Will Smith bungee jumps out of helicopter into Grand Canyon

'Never look down': Will Smith bungee jumps out of helicopter into Grand Canyon

Smith plunged out of a helicopter over the Grand Canyon to celebrate his 50th birthday! Read more ...

BREAKING: Bill Cosby sentenced to 3-10 years in state prison for drugging...

BREAKING: Bill Cosby sentenced to 3-10 years in state prison for drugging and sexual assault

NORRISTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA - Bill Cosby, who for a half-century reigned as one of America's most prominent and universally adored entertainers until a multitude of women publicly... Read more ...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent...

Judge sentences Bill Cosby to 3 to 10 years, rules him a ‘sexually violent predator'

The classification means Cosby must undergo lifetime counseling and report quarterly to authorities. Read more ...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United...

World leaders laugh as President Trump boasts of America's might at United Nations

Audience members chuckled in response to the president's accomplishment claims. Read more ...

Shohei Ohtani injury update: Angels star will undergo Tommy John surgery...

Shohei Ohtani injury update: Angels star will undergo Tommy John surgery next week

The Angels learned Shohei Ohtani had new damage to his UCL in early September. Read more ...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished...

​Authorities using parents' voices in search for 6-year-old boy who vanished at park

A massive search is underway in North Carolina, where a 6-year-old boy with autism vanished Saturday after going to a park with his dad. Read more ...

A fridge stocked full of blood and other things you might not know about the...

A fridge stocked full of blood and other things you might not know about the president's limo

Many aspects of the $1.5 million, state-of-the-art limo are kept secret, but the vehicle has many unique features. Read more ...

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

Woman says boyfriend pressed her to 'produce a baby'

A woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor that her boyfriend had pressured her to "produce a baby" after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant. Read more ...

Sanchez, Severino rebound ahead of playoffs, Yanks top Rays

Sanchez, Severino rebound ahead of playoffs, Yanks top Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Struggling Gary Sanchez drove in four runs for the first time since early April, Luis Severino won his 19th game and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa... Read more ...