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Oregon tackles climate change with cap-and-trade proposal

Jun 17, 2019

Oregon is on the precipice of becoming the second state after California to adopt a cap-and-trade program

Supreme Court sides with Virginia in uranium mining ban case

Jun 17, 2019

The Supreme Court is siding with the state of Virginia in a case about the state's decades-old ban on mining radioactive uranium, and ruling that a lawsuit challenging the ban was properly dismissed

Climate talks held as Arctic ice melts, concerns grow

Jun 17, 2019

Experts are meeting in Germany for ten days of U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing pressure for governments to take faster action to curb global warming

US stocks edge higher after 2 weeks of gains

Jun 17, 2019

U.S. stocks edged higher in midday trading on Wall Street following two weeks of gains.

Fed likely to leave rates alone but signal readiness to cut

Jun 17, 2019

Fed is expected to leave rates alone but to signal willingness to ease credit to aid economy

Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95

Jun 17, 2019

Heiress, designer and romantic Gloria Vanderbilt has died at age 95.

Markets Right Now: Stocks are off to a mixed start

Jun 17, 2019

Stocks are getting off to a mostly higher start on Wall Street as the market comes off two weeks of gains.

AP EXPLAINS: Iran's nuclear program as 2015 deal unravels

Jun 17, 2019

AP EXPLAINS: A look at Iran's nuclear program, a year after Trump's withdrawal from the 2015 accord with world powers

APNewsBreak: 'Hunger Games' prequel novel coming in 2020

Jun 17, 2019

APNewsBreak: Suzanne Collins has a new 'Hunger Games' novel coming out, a prequel set 64 years before the beginning of her multimillion-selling trilogy

US companies' message to Trump: Don't expand China tariffs

Jun 17, 2019

US companies have a message for Trump: Don't expand the tariffs on Chinese goods

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