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Trump declares national emergency over coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency over the coronavirus pandemic, and announced a set of specific measures aimed at stemming the...

Trump pressures Congress to ‘approve a payroll tax cut’ for the...

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump pressed Congress on Friday to include a nine-month payroll tax holiday in the coronavirus relief package that is being...

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, wife of Canada PM Justin Trudeau, tests positive...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's wife, Sophie Gregoire, has tested positive for COVID-19. "Following medical advice, she will remain in isolation for the time...

Bernie Sanders will win California primary, NBC News projects

Sen. Bernie Sanders will win California's democratic presidential primary, NBC News projects. The Golden State, home to nearly 40 million people, was the biggest...

Brazilian official who posed for photo with Trump tests positive for...

The press secretary of Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for the coronavirus within days of interacting with President Donald Trump during a visit...

Fed cuts interest rates, but indicates a pause is ahead

The Federal Reserve approved an expected quarter-point interest rate cut Wednesday but indicated that the moves to ease policy could be nearing a pause.In...

House Democrats release resolution outlining impeachment probe process

The document appears to expand the scope of the inquiry by allowing the House Judiciary Committee to "conduct proceedings related to the inquiry." Until...

Schiff says ex-Trump deputy national security advisor Charles Kupperman may be...

House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff said Monday that former national security adviser John Bolton's deputy Charles Kupperman may be held in contempt after he...

Federal deficit increases 26% to $984 billion for fiscal 2019, highest...

The U.S. Treasury on Friday said that the federal deficit for fiscal 2019 was $984 billion, a 26% increase from 2018 but still short...

The Fed is sharply increasing the amount of help it is...

The Federal Reserve is ramping up the amount of temporary liquidity injections it is providing for overnight lending markets.Starting Thursday, the repo operation offerings...