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North Dakota Recreational Pot Measure Approved for Ballot
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Born Out of the Financial Crisis, Bull Market Nears Record

North Dakota Recreational Pot Measure Approved for Ballot

By Bernard Condon |
If stocks don't drop significantly by the close of trading Wednesday, the bull market that began in March 2009 will have lasted nine years, five months and 13 days, a record t...

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Fearful of Losing Roe, Left Pushes Schumer for Action

Fearful of Losing Roe, Left Pushes Schumer for Action

By Alan Fram | Aug 21
It's the latest manifestation of the Democratic debate over how ideologically pure and confrontational the party's strategies and candidates should be in resisting Trump and his hard-right stances.

Prominent Republicans Struggling to Fit Into Trump's Party

Prominent Republicans Struggling to Fit Into Trump's Party

By Steve Peoples | Aug 21
Forgotten Republicans have been unwilling to sit quietly as Trump steers the GOP away from free trade, fiscal responsibility, consistent foreign policy and civility. Isolation and political exile have been their rewards.

U.S. Firms to Trump: Don't Raise Tariffs on More Chinese Goods

U.S. Firms to Trump: Don't Raise Tariffs on More Chinese Goods

By Paul Wiseman | Aug 21
Fishermen off the Alaskan coast. A Florida maker of boat trailers. A building materials distributor in Tennessee. Those and hundreds of other American businesses are delivering the same plea to President Donald Trump.

Superdry Founder Gives $1.28 Million to Anti-Brexit Campaign

Superdry Founder Gives $1.28 Million to Anti-Brexit Campaign

By Jill Lawless | Aug 21
The co-founder of the fashion brand Superdry said Sunday he has donated 1 million pounds ($1.28 million) to a group seeking a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union.

UK's Right-Wing Farage Vows to End Brexit 'Sell-Out'

UK's Right-Wing Farage Vows to End Brexit 'Sell-Out'

By Jill Lawless | Aug 21
Two years after the country voted to leave the European Union, emotional arguments about membership in the bloc are raging as fiercely as they did during the 2016 referendum.

Kavanaugh in Memo Pushed Graphic Sex Questions for Clinton

Kavanaugh in Memo Pushed Graphic Sex Questions for Clinton

By Kevin Freking | Aug 21
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh suggested that attorneys preparing to question President Bill Clinton in 1998 seek graphic details about the president's sexual relationship with Monica Lewinsky.

Frustration Rules As Venezuela Unveils New Currency

Frustration Rules As Venezuela Unveils New Currency

By Scott Smith | Aug 21
Banks and most other businesses were closed for the day as Venezuela launched a series of dramatic economic reforms, beginning with the release of a currency with five fewer zeros in a bid to tame soaring inflation.

Catholics Consider Withholding Donations Amid Abuse Scandals

Catholics Consider Withholding Donations Amid Abuse Scandals

By Ivan Moreno and Jeff Karoub | Aug 21
Across the U.S., Catholics once faithful with their financial support to their churches are searching for ways to respond to the constant sex-abuse scandals that have tarnished the institution in which they believe.

Trump Plan Rolls Back Obama's Coal Emissions Standards

Trump Plan Rolls Back Obama's Coal Emissions Standards

By Matthew Daly | Aug 21
The Trump administration is set to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming, the Clean Power Plan that restricts greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.

MTV Launches Drive to Get Young People to Vote

MTV Launches Drive to Get Young People to Vote

By David Bauder | Aug 21
MTV is launching its first-ever midterm election drive to encourage young people to register and vote, hoping fans make voting a communal effort with their friends.

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