Business

Trump to promote job training at White House event

Jul 18, 2018

President Donald Trump is asking U.S. companies and trade associations to sign onto a pledge to give students and workers more job training and skills development opportunities

Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

Jul 18, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook

Truex, Furniture Row seeking new primary sponsor for 2019

Jul 18, 2018

Furniture Row Racing and defending NASCAR Cup Series champion Martin Truex Jr. are looking for a new sponsor

Democrats fault Kavanaugh comment on independent counsel law

Jul 18, 2018

Democrats opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's nomination are seizing on remarks he made in 2016 saying he would like to put the "final nail" in a Supreme Court precedent upholding an independent counsel law as constitutional

A nonbinding immigration bill becomes campaign battlefield

Jul 18, 2018

Republicans and Democrats are competing to make immigration an election-year issue on their own terms, and the GOP has pushed symbolic legislation through the House. It extols a federal law enforcement agency that some liberals have proposed abolishing.

Auto industry cries foul as Trump moves toward car tariffs

Jul 18, 2018

Upping the ante: Trump escalates his trade offensive by targeting auto imports

Trump says Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

Jul 18, 2018

Trump says new Air Force One will feature a red, white and blue color scheme

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Jul 18, 2018

Big gains for banks and for transportation companies like airlines and railroads took U.S. stock indexes slightly higher Wednesday

165-year-old newspaper vows to publish despite office fire

Jul 18, 2018

A 165-year-old Vermont newspaper will publish its weekly edition only one day late despite losing its office in a fire

US stocks edge higher as airlines, railroads and banks jump

Jul 18, 2018

US stocks finish with modest gains as transportation companies including railroads and airlines rose following strong earnings reports and so do banks

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