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So Far, So Good, Mnuchin Says of Trade Talks in China

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said trade talks with China went well on Wednesday, as the world’s two largest economies try to iron out an agreement to resolve their dispute.…

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Asia Shares Sink as Global Growth Worries Deepen

Asian share markets sank on Tuesday as heightened worries about a slowing global economy sent Wall Street stocks skidding to their lowest levels in more than a year. MSCI’s broadest…

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Amazon Workers Treated Over Bear Repellent Fumes

An automated machine punctured a can of bear repellent at an Amazon warehouse on Wednesday, releasing fumes that sickened workers and sent two dozen to hospitals, officials said. At least…

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Party Heads, MKs: Ceasefire Not Such a Good Idea

Despite reports of a ceasefire, rocket fire continued in southern Israel Tuesday afternoon. A missile fell directly on a house in the border community of Netiv Ha’asara, hitting the house’s…

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Loyalty in Culture Versus Freedom of Speech

The “Loyalty in Culture” law encountered its first official obstacle on Sunday as the state prosecutor Shai Nitzan cast doubt on its legality. An amendment to the law proposed by…

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