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Snowstorm, deep freeze leaves four dead in U.S. South

A winter storm that caused at least four deaths in the U.S. South brought record low temperatures on Wednesday to parts of the region, where it coated roads with ice, snapped power lines and prompted schools to close.


Exclusive: Trump considers big 'fine' over China intellectual property theft

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States was considering a big "fine" as part of a probe into China's alleged theft of intellectual property, the clearest indication yet that his administration will take retaliatory trade action against China.