Government Business And Finance

Nissan execs taking pay cuts over bogus vehicle inspections

Nov 17, 2017

Nissan execs to take pay cuts over illegal vehicle inspections at Japan factories

EU leaders warn broadening of Brexit talks could be in doubt

Nov 17, 2017

EU leaders warned Britain Friday that it must do much more to convince them that Brexit talks should be broadened to future relations and trade from December

GOP closer to big win with House tax vote; Senate unclear

Nov 17, 2017

Republicans stretch closer to delivering the first big legislative victory for President Donald Trump and their party, whisking a $1.5 trillion overhaul of business and personal income taxes through the House.

Tesla wants to electrify big trucks, adding to its ambitions

Nov 17, 2017

Tesla says it will electrify trucking with 500-mile-range semi due out in 2019

US says Sudan cutting trade, military ties to North Korea

Nov 17, 2017

The United States says Sudan has agreed to cut all military and trade ties to North Korea

The Latest: Senate panel approves tax overhaul bill

Nov 17, 2017

The Senate's Republican-led tax panel has moved toward ending the Affordable Care Act's requirement that everyone in the U.S. have health insurance

California pot rules open way for potentially larger fields

Nov 17, 2017

California has released long-awaited rules to govern the state's emerging legal marijuana industry, while potentially opening the way for larger-scale cultivation

Keystone pipeline leaks 210K gallons of oil in South Dakota

Nov 17, 2017

TransCanada Corp. says its Keystone pipeline has leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota.

AP source: Mulvaney to temporarily lead consumer agency

Nov 16, 2017

AP source: White House budget director Mick Mulvaney is expected to take on a second role in the Trump administration as acting director of a consumer financial agency created by the Obama administration

Big House victory for GOP tax plan, but Senate fate unclear

Nov 16, 2017

Republic whip a near-$1.5 trillion rewrite of business and personal income taxes through the House

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