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Congress is getting ready to grill top DOJ and FTC officials about being too lenient on Big Tech

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Lawmakers worry that sweeping investigations of tech giants by the DOJ and FTC are too little, too late.
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Back to basics: Congress tries to keep government lights on

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The good news in Congress is that it doesn't look like bitterly polarized lawmakers will stumble into another government shutdown.
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Feliz HispanicHeritageMonth: raceAhead

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Hispanic Heritage Month, the more generous evolution of the original Hispanic Heritage Week, was born of legislation sponsored by Rep. Edward R. Roybal and signed into law by...
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Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activist is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas made in Pennsylvania to Hong Kong police

Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activist is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas made in Pennsylvania to Hong Kong police

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One of Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activists is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas to the city's police forces. Joshua Wong is testifying before Congress on...
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'He's a businessman': One of Hong Kong's most prominent activists is urging Trump to back the pro-democracy movement and prevent a 'nightmare' for the world economy

'He's a businessman': One of Hong Kong's most prominent activists is urging Trump to back the pro-democracy movement and prevent a 'nightmare' for the world economy

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One of Hong Kong's most prominent pro-democracy activists says Trump is a "businessman" and should understand the consequences of a potential military crackdown on the East...
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McGovern: Congress set to act on marijuana banking bill

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A bipartisan bill protecting banks who serve marijuana business could pass in the House this month as key members of Democratic leadership vowed to make the bill a priority...
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Fearing ‘Spy Trains,' Congress May Ban a Chinese Maker of Subway Cars

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A Chinese train maker, the world's largest, has contracts in Chicago, Los Angeles and Boston, but Congress may block it from securing any new contracts in the United States.
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Week ahead on Wall Street

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Wall Street will be eyeing Washington next week with the Fed expected to cut interest rates and big tech executives getting grilled before Congress on violent content.
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The Fight Over Fuel-Economy Rules Is Getting Messy

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The US Justice Department is investigating automakers who struck a deal with California. Some in Congress want to investigate the investigators.
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Health groups backed dark money campaign to sink 'surprise' billing fix

Health groups backed dark money campaign to sink 'surprise' billing fix

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A group calling itself Doctor Patient Unity has spent nearly $30 million on a campaign designed to kill the leading congressional legislation that would make it harder for...
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Saudi Arabia reportedly considers the drone attack on its oil industry...

Saudi Arabia reportedly considers the drone attack on its oil industry, which killed no one, to be 'their 9/11'

Saudi Arabia's ruling family considers Saturday's drone attack on an oil facility "their 9/11," a senior US official in the region reportedly said. Donald Trump's Iran envoy... Read more ...

Oil at $100 per barrel? Attack on Saudi refineries could shake oil market...

Oil at $100 per barrel? Attack on Saudi refineries could shake oil market further, analysts tell RT

The drone strike on key Saudi oil facilities could stoke already-flaring tensions in the Middle East, driving crude prices higher amid growing fears of supply shortages, market... Read more ...

TuSimple raises $120 million to expand its fleet of driverless delivery trucks

TuSimple raises $120 million to expand its fleet of driverless delivery trucks

Self-driving truck company TuSimple secured a $120 million extension to its series D funding round, bringing its total raised to nearly $300 million. Read more ...

The Real Reason General Motors Workers Are On Strike Nationwide

The Real Reason General Motors Workers Are On Strike Nationwide

It's not that complicated. GM has been highly profitable, and workers haven't forgotten the sacrifices they made to prop up the company. Read more ...

Warren, in NYC rally, casts campaign as successor to other women-led movements

Warren, in NYC rally, casts campaign as successor to other women-led movements

NEW YORK - Sen. Elizabeth Warren, in a speech that drew thousands of supporters to a historic site in Lower Manhattan, on Monday made one of her most explicit appeals to female... Read more ...

Trump Goes 'Behind Enemy Lines' To Raise Money In SF Bay Area

Trump Goes 'Behind Enemy Lines' To Raise Money In SF Bay Area

The president will be attending private fundraisers near Silicon Valley and Beverly Hills. It is his first visit to the San Francisco Bay Area since his election, when he lost... Read more ...

The Saudi drone attack took out a known weak spot in the supply chain with...

The Saudi drone attack took out a known weak spot in the supply chain with low-tech weapons that Saudi was powerless to stop

An attack Saturday on a major Saudi oil facility knocked out 5% of global supply, and roiled the markets. What's more, it was achieved with easy-to-acquire and relatively cheap... Read more ...

Thousands flooded a Manhattan park to see Elizabeth Warren in her biggest...

Thousands flooded a Manhattan park to see Elizabeth Warren in her biggest rally to date, and her selfie line after lasted almost 4 hours

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren delivered a forceful speech in a campaign stop in New York City on Monday evening. Warren presented a vision of systemic... Read more ...

Sean Spicer danced the salsa to the Spice Girls in his 'Dancing With the...

Sean Spicer danced the salsa to the Spice Girls in his 'Dancing With the Stars' debut

Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made his dancing debut on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" on Monday night. In an ode to his last name, the former Trump official... Read more ...

Working Families Party endorses Warren in blow to Sanders

Working Families Party endorses Warren in blow to Sanders

The Working Families Party endorsed Elizabeth Warren for president on Monday - delivering both a victory for the Massachusetts senator and blow to her liberal rival, Bernie... Read more ...