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If Kushner has a Mideast peace plan, it's a secret so far
If Jared Kushner has a plan to solve the Arab-Israeli conflict, so far he's giving little away. In the four months since President Donald Trump took office and gave his 36-year-old son-in-law the job of forging peace between Israel and the Palestinians, Kushner has kept his plans under wraps for a conflict that is nearly twice as old as he is.
Wall St. trims gains as weak data weighs ahead of Trump budget
U.S. stocks trimmed their gains on Tuesday morning, weighed down by weak economic data, while investors await more details from President Donald Trump's first full budget plan aimed at slashing government spending.
Former James Bond actor Roger Moore dies aged 89
Actor Roger Moore, who won international fame playing British secret agent James Bond, died of cancer on Tuesday aged 89, his family said.
Bond market braces for impact of New York's free tuition plan
Little known private colleges that are already struggling to grow their revenues are facing a new threat that could further weaken their finances and make borrowing harder: free tuition at public universities.
CEOs of Target, ADM to square off on U.S. border tax at hearing
The chief executive officers of two major American companies - retailer Target Corp and agribusiness Archer Daniels Midland Co - will offer countering views in a hearing before U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday on a proposed border adjustment tax.
'War on sugar' takes toll; Asia, Brazil struggle to make up shortfall
The "war on sugar" being waged by governments and consumers to combat public health emergencies like diabetes is slowing growth in global demand, which along with other factors could signal a fundamental shift in consumption ahead.
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