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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference at the...

Pompeo plays down North Korea sparring

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday played down an exchange of contentious remarks with North Korea on the sidelines of weekend regional meetings in Singapore, saying Pyongyang had made clear its continued commitment to denuclearize.

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shakes hands with North Korea's Foreign...

North Korea, U.S. spar over nuclear deal at Singapore forum

North Korea and the United States on Saturday sparred over an agreement reached at a landmark summit in June for the Asian country to end its nuclear program, as Washington called for maintaining sanctions pressure against Pyongyang, which in turn said it was alarmed by U.S. intentions.


SEC moves to ease information disclosure requirements

WASHINGTON The top U.S. securities regulator on Friday said it had voted to simplify and update requirements for disclosing information that it considers redundant or outdated, with the aim of reducing compliance burdens for companies.