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Jelloian: China & Russia make friends in Africa - U.S. must respond

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Russia and China have become increasingly prominent players in African politics over the last decade. Human rights activists, democracy advocates and security analysts should...
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The average U.S. gasoline price has fallen 45 cents in 3 weeks. It hasn't been enough to bring back demand, an industry analyst says

9 hours ago   |   Fortune

“The drop of a dollar per gallon has not been enough to restore motorist demand, which is in retreat due to sustained high price levels,” the analyst said in a statement.
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Energy Secretary Granholm sees U.S. gasoline prices dropping further-with caveat

13 hours ago   |   Fortune

Prices in the fourth quarter are expected to average $3.78 a gallon, according to an Energy Information Administration outlook.
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If Trump gets convicted of the Espionage Act, he faces a 10-year prison sentence, legal analyst says

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Former US President Donald Trump waves while walking to a vehicle outside of Trump Tower in New York City on August 10, 2022. - STRINGER/AFP via Getty Images The Espionage Act...
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Flooding In Las Vegas Casinos? - The Monsoon Is Here And It's Been Active

14 hours ago   |   Forbes

The North American Monsoon has been particularly active so far in the Southwest U.S. - What is it anyway?
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'China threat' emerges in elections from UK to Australia

15 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

LONDON - It's not just the economy. While inflation and recession fears weigh heavily on the minds of voters, another issue is popping up in political campaigns from the U.K...
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More U.S. lawmakers visit Taiwan 12 days after Pelosi trip

15 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

The five-member delegation, led by Democratic Sen. Ed Markey of Massachusetts, will meet senior leaders to discuss U.S.-Taiwan relations, regional security, trade, investment...
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On TikTok, Election Misinformation Thrives Ahead of Midterms

20 hours ago   |   NY Times

The fast-growing platform's poor track record during recent voting abroad does not bode well for elections in the U.S., researchers said.
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Expanded IRS free-file system one step closer in Democrats' bill

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

The flagship climate change and health care bill passed by Democrats and soon to be signed by President Joe Biden will bring U.S. taxpayers one step closer to a...
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Trump lawyer says she's told him all litigation involving the former president 'will stop' if he announces he's not running for office in 2024

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Hilton Anatole on August 06, 2022 in Dallas, Texas. Brandon Bell/Getty Images A...
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The FBI and Homeland Security warned of a spike in threats against federal...

Former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida was raided by the FBI on August 8. GIORGIO VIERA/AFP via Getty Images The FBI and DHS have reported a spike in... Read more ...

China's economy slows as ‘zero COVID' drags down sales, industry

Retail sales and industrial output for July fall short of analysts' forecasts after lockdowns stifle economic activity. Read more ...

Editorial: Deshaun Watson case has forced NFL to change

The National Football League might actually be showing signs of positive change after years of shoulder-shrugging and looking the other way when players are caught engaging in... Read more ...

Jelloian: China & Russia make friends in Africa - U.S. must respond

Russia and China have become increasingly prominent players in African politics over the last decade. Human rights activists, democracy advocates and security analysts should... Read more ...

S Korea offers North economic benefits for denuclearization

South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol is offering “audacious” economic assistance to North Korea if it abandons its nuclear weapons program Read more ...

Zito: It's the struggle, uncertainty and fear, stupid

SCRANTON, Pa. - Ask a restaurant owner how difficult the COVID-19 era has been, and the list of struggles is lengthy - loss of customers, supply chain problems, doubling and... Read more ...

China cuts interest rate to shore up sagging economy

China's central bank has trimmed a key interest rate to shore up sagging economic growth at a politically sensitive time when President Xi Jinping is believed to be trying to... Read more ...

Queen Village business owners on edge after series of break-ins

Philadelphia police are investigating a series of burglaries in the city's Queen Village neighborhood. Read more ...

Japan's economy rebounds from COVID, growing 2.2 percent in Q2

Growth driven by rise in private consumption following the lifting of pandemic curbs in March. Read more ...