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Immigrants pay big for basics at private lock-ups

Private prisons in the United States are cashing in on President Trump's crackdown on illegal immigrants, forcing detainees to work for sub-minimum wages in exchange for essentials, activists say.


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Exclusive: U.S. pushing for regular review of China trade, reform progress

The United States is pushing for regular reviews of China's progress on pledged trade reforms as a condition for a trade deal - and could again resort to tariffs if it deems Beijing has violated the agreement, according to sources briefed on negotiations to end the trade war between the two nations.

Lilly cancer drug fails key trial, will no longer be prescribed

Eli Lilly and Co said on Friday that its cancer treatment Lartruvo, which had won conditional approval, failed to improve patient survival in a long-term confirmatory study and will no longer be prescribed, driving the drugmaker's shares down nearly 3 percent.

Wall Street rally builds on trade optimism

Technology and industrial stocks powered Wall Street's rise on Friday, setting the three main indexes on track for their fourth week of gains, amid growing optimism that the United States and China would resolve their bitter trade dispute.



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