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U.S. sanctions Russian, Chinese tech firms over funds for North Korea

Sep 14 2018

WASHINGTON/SEOUL The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a China-based tech firm, its North Korean CEO and a Russian subsidiary, accusing them of moving illicit funding to North Korea in violation of U.S. sanctions.

Trump - Bin von Zinserhöhungen der Fed nicht begeistert

Jul 20 2018

Washington US-Präsident Donald Trump hat die Zinserhöhungen der Notenbank Federal Reserve kritisiert.

Trump verärgert über Harley - "Die Aura wird weg sein"

Jun 26 2018

Washington/Berlin Der von Donald Trump angezettelte Handelskonflikt droht für den US-Präsidenten zum Bumerang zu werden: Mit dem traditionsreichen Motorrad-Hersteller Harley-Davidson kündigte das erste bekannte US-Unternehmen an, wegen der EU-Strafzölle die Produktion für den europäischen Markt ins Ausland zu verlegen.

Deloitte to pay $149.5 million to U.S. over failed mortgage lender

Feb 28 2018

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Deloitte & Touche [DLTE.UL] has agreed to pay the U.S. government $149.5 million to settle claims it failed to uncover fraud at the failed Taylor, Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp, the Department of Justice said on Wednesday.

U.S., Colorado sue PDC Energy, claiming Clean Air Act violations

Jun 26 2017

WASHINGTON The Trump administration and the state of Colorado sued PDC Energy Inc on Monday, claiming the company violated the federal Clean Air Act by allowing unlawful emissions from storage tanks.

U.S., Colorado sue PDC Energy, claiming Clean Air Act violations

Jun 26 2017

WASHINGTON The Trump administration and the state of Colorado on Monday sued PDC Energy Inc on Monday, claiming the company violated the federal Clean Air Act by allowing unlawful emissions from storage tanks.

Lieberman withdraws from consideration to be FBI director

May 25 2017

WASHINGTON Former U.S. Senator and Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Lieberman has withdrawn from consideration to be the next director of the FBI, citing the potential for an appearance of a conflict of interest given President Donald Trump's decision to retain an attorney who works at the same firm.

Congressional office to release House healthcare bill analysis May 24

May 19 2017

WASHINGTON The Congressional Budget Office expects to release its analysis of the U.S. House of Representatives' healthcare overhaul legislation on May 24, the agency said in a statement on Friday.

Former Trump adviser Flynn likely broke law with Russia trip -lawmakers

Apr 25 2017

WASHINGTON Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn likely broke the law by failing to get permission to be paid for a trip to Russia in 2015, the leaders of a House of Representatives committee said on Tuesday.

U.S. House oversight panel seeks ex-Trump aide Flynn's records

Mar 22 2017

WASHINGTON The main investigative panel of the U.S. House of Representatives has asked the White House and the FBI for documents regarding former national security adviser Michael Flynn's foreign contacts with Russia, Turkey and others, its Republican chairman and Democratic counterpart said on Wednesday.

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