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Obama heads to the West aiming to boost Democrats' prospects
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Barack Obama was looking to boost Hillary Clinton's prospects and help Democrats in their bid to retake Senate control, scheduling a campaign stop Sunday in tightly contested Nevada before headlining party fundraisers in California.
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Pentagon chief in Irbil for closer assessment of Mosul fight
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) ? U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter visited Irbil on Sunday for a closer assessment of the fight against the Islamic State group in northern Iraq and to hear from Kurdish leaders whose forces launched a new offensive in the operation to wrest Mosul from the militants.
Belgium urged to break EU-Canada trade deadlock by Monday
BRUSSELS (AP) ? If Belgium cannot break a deadlock over the European Union's landmark free deal with Canada by Monday night, EU leaders will consider canceling a signing ceremony scheduled for later in the week, sources said Sunday.
Senate to hold hearing on AT&T acquisition of Time WarnerWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate subcommittee on antitrust will hold a hearing sometime this year on AT&T Inc's planned acquisition of Time Warner, a spokesman for the subcommittee's chairman, Mike Lee, said on Sunday.
Riding high in polls, Clinton barnstorms swing states
Hillary Clinton has soared to a 12-point lead over Donald Trump in the race for the White House, a new poll showed Sunday, as the Democratic presidential frontrunner stepped up efforts to see her party make gains in Congress. The 68-year-old Clinton -- in swing state North Carolina on Sunday after two stops in another key battleground, Pennsylvania -- definitely has the momentum with 16 days to go before Election Day. The former secretary of state is reaching out to undecided Republicans and independents and has said she will focus on boosting Democratic candidates in House and Senate races, with control of Congress up for grabs.
Rockwell Collins buys B/E Aerospace for $62 per share
Aircraft component maker Rockwell Collins Inc has struck a deal to buy aircraft interior maker B/E Aerospace Inc for $62 per share in cash and stock, the companies said on Sunday. The acquisition, valued at $6.4 billion plus the assumption of $1.9 billion in debt, expands the range of products Rockwell Collins supplies to major commercial and business aircraft and broadens its customer based internationally. Rockwell agreed to pay $34.10 per share in cash and $27.90 in shares of Rockwell Collins stock, a 22.5 percent premium to B/E Aerospace's closing price on Friday.