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Cron's HR caps 6-run first as Twins beat Rangers 12-7

Aug 18, 2019

C.J. Cron had a two-run home in Minnesota's six-run first inning, and the Twins went on to beat the Texas Rangers 12-7 on Saturday night

Stock market gyrates as the economic picture gets blurred

Aug 17, 2019

Stocks gyrate in August as investors try to figure out if a recession is in the cards

Indian authorities begin easing clampdown in Kashmir

Aug 17, 2019

Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir have begun restoring landline phone services after a nearly two-week unprecedented security crackdown and news blackout following a decision to downgrade the majority-Muslim region's autonomy

Signs of recession worry Trump ahead of 2020

Aug 17, 2019

President Donald Trump has been warning of an economic crash if he loses reelection, but recession may be coming before that.

From tusks to tails, nations eye trade in endangered species

Aug 17, 2019

Representatives of more than 180 nations are meeting to agree on protections for vulnerable species, taking up issues such as the trade in ivory and the demand for shark fin soup that is decimating shark populations

Java still a no-no for Mormons despite fancy coffee names

Aug 17, 2019

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a warning to members that coffee is prohibited no matter how fancy the name and that vaping is banned despite the alluring flavors

O'Rourke visits town targeted by 'terrifying' ICE raids

Aug 16, 2019

Democrat Beto O'Rourke has become the first presidential candidate to visit Mississippi towns where federal immigration agents raided chicken plants and arrested nearly 700 people

Trump appoints student loan industry exec to watchdog job

Aug 16, 2019

The Trump administration appoints longtime student loan industry executive to be the government's top watchdog for the $1.5 trillion student loan market

Markets Right Now: Stocks head higher at end of a wild week

Aug 16, 2019

Stocks are moving broadly higher on Wall Street at the end of a wild week but are still headed for their third losing week in a row.

Stocks move broadly higher as turbulent week nears its end

Aug 16, 2019

Stocks moved broadly higher in midday trading as investors pushed for some gains at the end of a wildly turbulent week

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