economy

Republicans are going all out to try to stop Trump’s new economic policy

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters More than 100 House Republicans wrote a letter to President Donald Trump asking him to rethink his proposed tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum. They join a growing chorus of Republican lawmakers urging the president to change his mind on the tariffs. House Republicans are stepping up …

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Babies who look like their dads are more likely to be healthy, according to a new study

Aditya Romansa / Unsplash New research has found that babies who spend more time with their fathers are healthier one year later. If the baby resembles their dad, then they are more likely to spend time together. The researchers suggest it could be something to do with certainty over their …

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Boeing just won a major victory over Airbus by poaching one of its key US customers (HA, BA, GE)

Hawaiian Hawaiian Airlines has ordered 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners worth as much as $2.82 billion at list prices. Boeing and Hawaiian also agreed to an option for 10 additional Dreamliners. Hawaiian confirmed that it has canceled its order for six Airbus A330-800neo airliners. Hawaiian Airlines has agreed to order 10 …

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Under pressure, Kim Jong Un agrees to talk to the US about denuclearizing, peace

Reuters North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is ready to talk to the US about abandoning his country’s nuclear arms and pursuing peace, South Korea said on Tuesday. Denuclearization has been the major roadblock in peace on the Korean Peninsula for decades, but now Kim seems willing to negotiate. North …

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A self-described Russian ‘seductress’ is claiming she has dirt on Trump in a bid to escape a jail in Thailand

Sakchai Lalit/AP A Russian escort is asking the US government to grant her asylum in exchange for audio recordings that she says reveal new information about Russian meddling in the US election. The escort says she recorded more than 16 hours of conversations between a Russian oligarch, a top Russian …