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Trump complained about the US dollar's strength throughout 2019 - but these 8 major currencies were even stronger

Trump complained about the US dollar's strength throughout 2019 - but these 8 major currencies were even stronger

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Trump complained about the US dollar's strength several times in 2019, but eight major currencies are set to outperform the dollar this year. The US dollar index is...
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Sudan's Ousted Leader Is Sentenced to Two Years in Prison

16 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   5 articles

Omar Hassan al-Bashir, accused of genocide in Darfur, was charged with possessing foreign currency, corruption and receiving illegal gifts.
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Former Sudan president Bashir sentenced to two years in detention for corruption

16 hours ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

KHARTOUM - A Sudanese court on Saturday convicted former president Omar al-Bashir on charges of corruption and illicit possession of foreign currency and sentenced him to two...
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Sudan's Omar al-Bashir in court for corruption trial verdict

18 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Verdict expected shortly as former president faces charges of corruption and illegal possession of foreign currency.
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U.S.-China Trade Deal Phase 1 Is Here; December Tariffs Are Scrapped

1 day ago   |   NPR

China says the deal would cover intellectual property protections and currency manipulation, but no details have been released.
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Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa says no going back to dollarisation

1 day ago   |   National Post

HARARE - Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed on Friday not to revert to using the U.S. dollar after a new local currency plunged against the greenback since its...
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This is Why Singular ‘They' Is Such a Controversial Subject

1 day ago   |   Time

On Tuesday, Merriam-Webster selected its word of the year , not some viral neologism like post-truth or selfie but a word that has been around since the Middle Ages: the...
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This bear market is certainly different: Russia's booming economy is signaling an oil price rally

This bear market is certainly different: Russia's booming economy is signaling an oil price rally

1 day ago   |   RT

Russia's economy been remarkably resilient to low oil prices this year, a fact that may well signal a coming oil price rally. The Russian bear is a decidedly different...
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Jupiter Changes Suit by Holiday Mathis

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Hhd get.creators.com It has been suggested that the only people who can live happily ever after are people who only have three minutes to live. This statement isn't so much...
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Pound Gains as Prospect of a Chaotic Brexit Fades. For Now

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Britain's currency has risen on the prospect that a Conservative victory would deliver a clean break from the European Union.
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LSU's Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in record landslide

LSU's Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in record landslide

One day, LSU football was in mourning. The next day, it officially added a transfer. Nobody knew at the time the two men would one day have so much in common. On May 20, 2018... Read more ...

At Army-Navy game, President Trump touts new pro sports option

At Army-Navy game, President Trump touts new pro sports option

President Donald Trump said he's giving military academy athletes with pro potential the chance "to make a fortune." Read more ...

Man who stole $88,000 from bank vault caught after he flashed stacks of...

Man who stole $88,000 from bank vault caught after he flashed stacks of bills on social media

Authorities say a bank employee allegedly stole $88,000 from the bank's vault and later posted photos to social media of him holding large stacks of cash. Read more ...

Democratic Rep. Jeff Van Drew Considers Switching Parties Over Impeachment

Democratic Rep. Jeff Van Drew Considers Switching Parties Over Impeachment

It's his first term in Congress. Read more ...

Obituary: Richard Hatcher / One of first black mayors of a large U.S. city

Obituary: Richard Hatcher / One of first black mayors of a large U.S. city

Former Gary, Ind., Mayor Richard Hatcher, who became one of the first black mayors of a big U.S. city, has died. He was 86. Read more ...

UN climate talks in limbo as chair Chile bids for compromise

UN climate talks in limbo as chair Chile bids for compromise

Chilean officials presiding over U.N. climate talks said they plan to propose a compromise to bridge yawning differences among countries. Read more ...

McCormack's 28 points help No. 2 KU rout Kansas City 98-57

McCormack's 28 points help No. 2 KU rout Kansas City 98-57

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - David McCormack scored a career-high 28 points, Devon Dotson added 18 and second-ranked Kansas overwhelmed Kansas City 98-57 on Saturday night in its annual... Read more ...

Florida State RB Akers to enter draft, won't play in bowl

Florida State RB Akers to enter draft, won't play in bowl

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Junior running back Cam Akers of Florida State will enter the 2020 NFL draft and won't play in the Seminoles' Sun Bowl game on Dec. 31 against Arizona State. Read more ...

The New York Times editorial board calls for Trump's impeachment

The New York Times editorial board calls for Trump's impeachment

Over the past several weeks, editorial boards at well-regarded news organizations have begun calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment . On Saturday, the editorial board... Read more ...

Ducks beat Rangers in shootout after Lindholm ties it late

Ducks beat Rangers in shootout after Lindholm ties it late

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Jakob Silfverberg and Ondrej Kase scored in the shootout after Hampus Lindholm tied the game on the power play with 1:46 remaining in the third period and the... Read more ...