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Mnuchin Labels Trump's China, Russia FX Tweets a `Warning Shot'

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President Donald Trump's accusations that China and Russia are gaming their currencies were a “warning shot” about the consequences about devaluation, rather than part of a wish to achieve a weaker dollar, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.
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New sanctions on Russia delayed

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WASHINGTONnbspmdash President Donald Trump has delayed imposing additional sanctions on Russia and is unlikely to approve them unless Moscow carries out a new cyber attack or some other provocation, a senior administration official said on Monday.U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki...
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Russian stock markets, ruble recover after Trump rejects further sanctions

Russian stock markets, ruble recover after Trump rejects further sanctions

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The US president's decision to delay extending further economic sanctions against Moscow has pushed Russian stocks and currency higher. The new penalties were aimed at punishing Russia for its support of the Syrian government.
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Trump: Russia, China playing 'currency devaluation game'

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WASHINGTONnbspmdash President Donald Trump accused Russia and China on Monday of devaluing their currencies while the United States raises interest rates.Russia and China are playing the Currency Devaluation game as the U.S. keeps raising interest rates. Not acceptable! Trump...
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Suicide bomber strikes in Afghan capital, 31 killed

Suicide bomber strikes in Afghan capital, 31 killed

A suicide bomber struck a voter registration center in Afghanistan on Sunday. Read more ...

A's Manaea pitches 1st no-hitter against Red Sox in 25 years

A's Manaea pitches 1st no-hitter against Red Sox in 25 years

It's the first no-hitter versus the Red Sox since Seattle's Chris Bosio did it in 1993. Read more ...

A's pitcher Sean Manaea throws MLB's first no-hitter of 2018 against Red Sox

A's pitcher Sean Manaea throws MLB's first no-hitter of 2018 against Red Sox

Sean Manaea became the first to no-hit the Red Sox in 25 years. Read more ...

World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

She raised seven sons and two daughters and reportedly had more than 160 descendants. Read more ...

EPA chief Pruitt met with lobbyist whose wife rented him a room

EPA chief Pruitt met with lobbyist whose wife rented him a room

The reports are the latest twist in a story that has embroiled Pruitt in controversy in recent weeks. Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Frankie Edgar's victory over Cub Swanson in UFC Fight...

Twitter reacts to Frankie Edgar's victory over Cub Swanson in UFC Fight Night 128 rematch

Frankie Edgar put himself back consideration among top featherweight contenders on Saturday when he scored his second career win over Cub Swanson in the UFC Fight Night 128... Read more ...

Biggio leads Fisher Cats past Reading

Biggio leads Fisher Cats past Reading

NH belts three home runs in win Read more ...

Trump considering pardon of boxing great Jack Johnson

Trump considering pardon of boxing great Jack Johnson

The president said actor Sylvester Stallone called him about the posthumous pardon for a conviction that critics say was racially charged. Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Kevin Lee's lopsided win over Edson Barboza at UFC Fight...

Twitter reacts to Kevin Lee's lopsided win over Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 128

Kevin Lee got himself back in the discussion among top lightweight contenders on Saturday when he defeated Edson Barboza in the UFC Fight Night 128 headliner. Following a... Read more ...

'Austin Powers' actor Verne Troyer dies at 49

'Austin Powers' actor Verne Troyer dies at 49

Verne Troyer, the actor best known for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" movie franchise, has died at the age of 49. Read more ...