Existing US home fell in December as supplies at 17-year lowAmericans retreated from purchasing homes in December, as the number of properties listed for sale sank to its lowest level since 1999. The National Association of Realtors said Tuesday that sales of existing ...
Hearing underway on plan to run pipeline through Pinelands
New study: Trump to inherits $559B deficit, stable economyCongressional analysts Tuesday projected that President Donald Trump has inherited a stable economy and a government that is on track to run a $559 billion budget deficit for the ongoing budget year. The ...
Trump courts business, labor in delicate balancing act
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump's opening work day offered a look at his tricky balancing act between American businesses and the working-class voters who propelled his march to the White House.
Trump to sign orders advancing Keystone, Dakota pipelines
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump will sign orders Tuesday to advance the construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, a pair of projects that were blocked by the Obama administration due in part to environmental concerns.
Iraqi PM Abadi confirms capture of east Mosul: State TV
US stock indexes edge higher in early trading; oil risesMaterials companies led U.S. stock indexes slightly higher in early trading Tuesday as investors sized up the latest round of company earnings news. Energy stocks also rose as crude oil prices headed higher. Phone companies and health care stocks lagged the broader market.
Trump urges U.S. automakers to make big push for new plants
U.S. President Donald Trump pushed the chief executives of General Motors Co, Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Tuesday to increase production in the United States and boost American employment. Trump opened a meeting with GM CEO Mary Barra, Ford CEO Mark Fields and Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne at the White House, saying he wants to see new auto plants built in the United States.
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All 6 dead in helicopter crash in central Italy
CAMPO FELICE, Italy (AP) ? A helicopter ferrying an injured skier off the slopes crashed Tuesday into a mountainside in central Italy, killing all six people aboard in the latest tragedy to hit a region slammed by recent earthquakes, heavy snowfall and an avalanche, officials said.