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Trump targets another company, draws Sanders' criticism 5:58pm EST

WASHINGTON President-elect Donald Trump drew a rebuke from former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Saturday, after turning his attention to another Indiana company planning a move to Mexico.

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Duterte says felt rapport with Trump, assures U.S.-Philippines ties intact

MANILA/WASHINGTON Philippines leader Rodrigo Duterte described as "encouraging" his phone call with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Friday, during which he felt a rapport between them and gave assurance that ties were intact, despite a period of rocky relations.

World, Election 2016 2:20am EST
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Trump's dilemma: slower job growth or rising rates and inflation?

WASHINGTON A drop in the U.S. unemployment rate last month to a 9-year low signals the risk of a collision between President-elect Donald Trump's plans to goose the economy and the Federal Reserve's efforts to tap the brakes with higher interest rates.

Election 2016 Dec 02 2016
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Trump creates business advisory council stacked with CEOs

WASHINGTON President-elect Donald Trump announced the formation of a council to advise him on job creation, a group comprised of the leaders of a variety of major U.S. corporations including GE, GM, Boeing, Disney and IBM.

Election 2016 Dec 02 2016
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U.S. spy agencies fight Congress over plan for probe of covert Russian influence campaign

WASHINGTON The top U.S. intelligence officer has asked Congress to drop a provision in a pending bill that would create a special committee to combat Russian efforts to exert covert influence abroad, saying such a panel would duplicate current work and hinder cooperation with foreign allies.

Election 2016, Russia Dec 02 2016