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Interest rates flat to lower at weekly US Treasury auction

Jun 18, 2018

Interest rates on short-term U.S. Treasury bills were flat to lower in Monday's auction. Rates on three-month bills fell to their lowest level in three weeks while six-month bills were unchanged.

Zimmer Biomet and Clorox fall; Apache and JD.com climb

Jun 18, 2018

Zimmer Biomet Holdings and Clorox trade lower while Apache and JD.com advance

Markets Right Now: Stocks look to recover from early skid

Jun 18, 2018

Stocks are closing mixed after recovering from early losses, with energy stocks helping the comeback

The Latest: Highway reopens after Indiana train derailment

Jun 18, 2018

Authorities have lifted an evacuation order and reopened a major highway that was closed due to the derailment of a train that caught fire in southwestern Indiana

The Latest: Minnesota opens key hearing on Enbridge pipeline

Jun 18, 2018

Passions ran high though people remained polite as Minnesota regulators opened a key hearing on Enbridge Energy's proposal for replacing its deteriorating Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota

2 activists killed in Gambia in protests against sand mining

Jun 18, 2018

Gambian police say two environmental activists were killed during protests against a sand mining company amid clashes with paramilitary forces

Greek far-right lawmaker arrested on treason-linked charges

Jun 18, 2018

Greek anti-terrorism police have arrested an extreme far-right lawmaker on treason-linked charges, more than two days after he evaded arrest by speeding past a series of police highway checkpoints

Airport authorities detain 2 rights advocates in Yemen

Jun 18, 2018

Yemeni rights advocates are reporting that two of the country's most prominent activists have been detained and taken to an undisclosed location at an airport in western Yemen

Canada temporarily shuts fishing areas to help right whales

Jun 18, 2018

The Canadian government says it is taking some steps to try to protect endangered North Atlantic right whales from encounters with fishing vessels

The Latest: Trump signing directive to clean up space junk

Jun 18, 2018

President Donald Trump is signing a new space policy directive at the White House that aims to reduce satellite clutter in space

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