President Trump signed Congress' newly passed $1.3 trillion spending bill, ending suspense over a threat to veto the budget and shut down the federal government. However, Trump said he is 'unhappy' about the measure.
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Wall St. struggles to shake off trade war fears, tech gloom
Wall Street on Friday struggled to shake off fears of a global trade war after the United States moved to slap tariffs on China and as technology stocks took another hit with Micron's results weighing on chipmakers, though oil prices gave some succor.
Europeans promise more steps against Russia over UK spy attack
European Union member states agreed at a summit on Friday to take additional punitive measures against Russia for a nerve agent attack in Britain, as Moscow accused the bloc of joining a London-driven hate campaign against it.
Bank of America pays $42 million fine in New York 'masking' probe
Bank of America Corp will pay a $42 million fine and admitted wrongdoing to settle claims by New York's attorney general that it fraudulently routed clients' stock trades to outside firms, including one run by swindler Bernard Madoff.
GSK pulls out of $20 billion race for Pfizer consumer assets
GlaxoSmithKline has quit the race to buy Pfizer's consumer healthcare business, endangering an auction the U.S. drugmaker hoped would bring in as much as $20 billion.
Celebrity cash, kudos boost 'March for Our Lives' gun control campaign
Oprah Winfrey calls them "warriors of the light," actor Bill Murray says the young Florida gun control campaigners remind him of the students who rallied to end the Vietnam War, and George Clooney has donated $500,000 to their cause.
Russia names Putin's new 'super weapons' after a quirky public vote
Russia has unveiled the names for a new generation of nuclear-powered missiles touted by President Vladimir Putin as invincible after more than seven million people took part in a quirky public vote organized by the Russian military.
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