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Eastman Chemical, Conduit Global cutting jobs in Tennessee

Mar 14, 2019

Eastman Chemical Co. says it is cutting an undisclosed number of jobs globally, citing "the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute" and an economic slowdown in Europe

China's auto sales contraction worsens in February

Mar 14, 2019

China's auto sales in January and February contract 17.5 percent over a year ago as contraction in industry's biggest market worsens

UK lawmakers seek to stop no-deal Brexit as EU warnings grow

Mar 13, 2019

The U.K. and the EU woke up Wednesday to political crisis and warnings of economic chaos in just 16 days if Britain crashes out of the bloc without a Brexit withdrawal agreement to smooth the way.

The Latest: Russia's Rosneft rejects US claim on sanctions

Mar 12, 2019

Russian state oil company Rosneft has rejected accusations by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that it is violating sanctions on Venezuela

US sanctions Russia based bank for its work in Venezuela

Mar 11, 2019

Trump administration is sanctioning a Moscow-based bank for allegedly trying to circumvent U.S. sanctions on the Venezuelan oil company.

Power station blast adds to sense of chaos in Venezuela

Mar 11, 2019

Witness say an explosion has rocked a power station in the Venezuelan capital

Powell says Trump's attacks played no role in rate pause

Mar 11, 2019

Fed's Powell says Trump's attacks played no role in decision to pause rate hikes in January

Abbas picks ally as new Palestinian premier

Mar 10, 2019

Palestinian president appoints Mohammed Ishtayeh prime minister

More blackouts hit Venezuela as opposition, government rally

Mar 9, 2019

Venezuelan opposition and government loyalists on Saturday held rival demonstrations in Caracas, as both sides girded for what some fear could be a protracted power struggle

How Federal Reserve helped fuel the bull market in stocks

Mar 8, 2019

How the Federal Reserve helped fuel the bull market in stocks

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