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Trump wants new NAFTA deal to cut trade deficit with Mexico

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is vowing to boost U.S. manufacturing by cutting the trade deficit with Mexico.Trump says, "No longer are we...

California governor scrambles for support on climate deal

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A plan to extend California's signature climate initiative for another decade is scheduled to go before legislative committees Thursday, despite...

Afghan girls will be allowed into US for robotics contest

WASHINGTON (AP) - The nation's capital is bracing for a long, hot summer, and that's not even counting the weather.The White House is immersed...

Governor scrambles for support as climate deal inches onward

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A plan to extend California's signature climate initiative for another decade is scheduled to go before legislative committees Thursday, despite...

Washington braces for a long, hot summer slog of politics

WASHINGTON (AP) - The nation's capital is bracing for a long, hot summer, and that's not even counting the weather.The White House is immersed...

Yellen tells Congress to expect more rate hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen told Congress on Wednesday that the central bank expects to keep raising a key interest rate...

House panel unveils $1.6B plan for building US-Mexico wall

WASHINGTON (AP) - A House panel Tuesday unveiled legislation to begin building President Donald Trump's long-promised wall along the U.S-Mexico border. Mexico, however, will...

Trump taps Randal Quarles for Federal Reserve board

WASHINGTON (AP) - Randal Quarles, who served in top Treasury Department positions under two Republican presidents, has been nominated by President Donald Trump to...

G-20 shut Trump out on climate, strike deal on trade

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) - World powers lined up against U.S. President Donald Trump on climate change, reaffirming their support for international efforts to fight...

The Latest: French leader hopes to persuade Trump on climate

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) - The Latest on the Group of 20 summit (all times local):6:40 p.m.French President Emmanuel Macron says he harbors the hope...