WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump tweeted he would not allow transgender individuals to serve in the U.S. military in any capacity.
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Wal-Mart proposes policy actions to boost U.S. manufacturing
Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Wednesday proposed 10 policy actions to boost U.S. manufacturing that the retailer said could help recapture $300 billion of the $650 billion worth of consumer goods that are currently imported.
Russia says its Baltic Sea war games with Chinese Navy not a threat
Russia said late on Tuesday that war games it is conducting with the Chinese Navy in the Baltic Sea, which has become a zone of heightened tensions between Moscow and the West, do not pose a threat to anyone.
Investment in UK fintech tops pre-Brexit levels in first half of 2017
Over half a billion dollars were poured into British financial technology companies in the first half of 2017, over a third more than the same period last year, trade body Innovate Finance said on Wednesday, in the latest sign the fast-growing sector is so far weathering Brexit.
U.S. energy secretary duped into fake interview with Russian comedians
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry optimistically discussed expanding American coal exports to Ukraine and other energy matters during a lengthy phone call this month with a Russian prankster who Perry thought was Ukraine's prime minister.
Exclusive: Group of nations urge U.N. Security Council to take action to ensure access for Syrian aid
The United States, Saudi Arabia, Britain, France and other nations are demanding the U.N. Security Council takes action to ensure aid convoys reach millions of needy Syrians as violence diminishes, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Wednesday.
From a church sanctuary, Colorado woman resists deportation
Rosa Sabido stares out a church window pondering her future and worrying about her ailing mother.
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