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US construction spending up slight 0.1% in August

Oct 1, 2019

US construction spending up just 0.1% in August, dragged by weak nonresidential building

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Egyptian president says he'll protect the poor, middle-class

Sep 30, 2019

Egypt's president says he'll protect the poor, middle-class hard hit by his government's austerity measures

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Greek fashion firms revitalize centuries-old silk tradition

Sep 29, 2019

Greece's financial crisis nearly snuffed out the country's centuries-old silk manufacturing tradition, but the end of the crippling recession has raised demand for fashion products and silk produced by a remote border town

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Correction: Swamp Rodent Invasion story

Sep 26, 2019

Correction: Swamp Rodent Invasion story

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Spokesman: China has made deals to buy US soybeans, pork

Sep 26, 2019

China says importers agree to buy American soybeans and pork ahead of October trade talks

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Japan welcomes US trade pact, but automakers appeal for help

Sep 26, 2019

Japanese automakers have urged government officials for further effort to improve their business environment after their government signed a trade deal with the US in which auto tariffs remain in effect

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China releases more pork from reserve to cool prices

Sep 26, 2019

China is releasing more pork from stockpiles to help cool surging prices ahead of next week's celebration of the Communist Party's 70th anniversary in power.

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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Sep 25, 2019

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the U.S. and abroad

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US new home sales climbed a healthy 7.1% in August

Sep 25, 2019

US new home sales climbed a healthy 7.1% in August, helped by low borrowing costs

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Russia's Putin hosts Venezuelan leader Maduro for talks

Sep 25, 2019

Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting Venezuela's leader in Moscow amid the ongoing political crisis in the South American nation

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