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Newsdeck: Trump Vetoes Measure Barring U.S. Role in Saudi-Led Yemen War

“This resolution is an unnecessary, dangerous attempt to weaken my constitutional authorities, endangering the lives of American citizens and brave ...
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Business Maverick: Wednesday April 17: Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day

A New Trade Weapon? President Donald Trump may be giving China a new cudgel to use on American companies and striking another ...
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Newsdeck: Ecuador’s Assange Expulsion Didn’t Involve U.S., President Says

"When Vice President Mike Pence asked me what I’d do with Mr. Assange, I said that that would be a ...
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Business Maverick: Crisis in Coffee Means Hipsters Could Lose Specialty Blends

On the futures market, arabica coffee -- the smoother variety favored by companies like Starbucks Corp. -- is languishing near ...
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Business Maverick: Tiffany Training Africans to Cut Locally Sourced Diamonds

More than a quarter of the New York-based company’s 1,500 global diamond cutters and polishers are now based in Africa, ...
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Newsdeck: Sudan protesters warn ‘remnants of Bashir regime’ still at work

Fearing that the core of the old establishment is far from gone, the Sudanese Professionals Association (SPA) on Monday reiterated ...
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Business Maverick: Analysis: What Data Say About China, Global Economy: Mohamed A. El-Erian

The slowing of the Chinese economy, along with growing evidence of European growth under pressure, cast a big cloud of ...
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Newsdeck: Sudan transition: Will protesters and military reach agreement?

On Friday evening, General Awad Ibn Auf named Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan as his successor at the helm of ...
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Newsdeck: Trump Raises $30 Million in First Quarter, Campaign Says

The Republican National Committee, which will be supporting Trump’s bid, raised an additional $45.8 million in the first quarter, the ...
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Newsdeck: SpaceX Readies First Falcon Heavy Launch for Paying Customer

Falcon Heavy will rumble aloft as soon as Thursday from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, after wind scuttled an ...
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