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Victims of ‘La Bestia,’ Mexico’s notorious migrant train, learn to walk again

CELAYA, Mexico (Reuters) – Twelve hours after he scrambled atop a boxcar on a freight train that hurtled through Mexico toward the U.S. border, Roni Osorio could no longer fight …

China strikes back in trade dispute with U.S. with new tariffs

FILE PHOTO: A U.S. flag on an embassy car is seen outside a hotel near a construction site in Shanghai, China, July 31, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song BEIJING (Reuters) – China …

White House mulling tax cuts but not to counter short-term weakness: adviser

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration is studying tax cuts to buttress long-term U.S. economic growth that could be rolled out during the 2020 election campaign but is not looking …

Rockin ‘n’ rollin on Mars: Rolling Stones have space rock named after them

The Rolling Stones perform during their No Filter U.S. Tour at Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, California, U.S., August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (Reuters) – The Rolling Stones have rocked …

App looks to get tips from coffee drinkers to Colombia growers

BOGOTA (Reuters) – An app that sends money in the form of tips from appreciative caffeine devotees around the world to coffee growers in Colombia could help farmers battered by …

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China strikes back in trade dispute with U.S. with new tariffs

FILE PHOTO: A U.S. flag on an embassy car is seen outside a hotel near a construction site in Shanghai, China, July 31, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song BEIJING (Reuters) – China …

Tesla to buy batteries from South Korea’s LG Chem: Bloomberg

FILE PHOTO – Tesla super chargers are shown in Mojave, California, U.S. July 10, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) has agreed to buy batteries from South Korea’s …

Exclusive: Boeing, grappling with uneven 737 supply chain, targets 52 per month in February – sources

SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) has told suppliers it will resume production of its best-selling 737 jets at a rate of 52 aircraft per month in February 2020, then …

U.S. jobless claims fall in sign of labor market strength

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week, suggesting the labor market was holding firm despite a manufacturing slowdown and concerns the …

Swiss telecom Sunrise touts $6.4 billion UPC deal, blasts shareholder as ‘self-serving’

FILE PHOTO: The company’s logo is pictured at a shop of Swiss telecoms company Sunrise in Zurich, Jan. 14, 2015. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss telecommunications company Sunrise …

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White House mulling tax cuts but not to counter short-term weakness: adviser

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration is studying tax cuts to buttress long-term U.S. economic growth that could be rolled out during the 2020 election campaign but is not looking …

Bernie Sanders meets California fire victims, lays out Green New Deal

WASHINGTON/SACRAMENTO (Reuters) – Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change strategy on a tour of northern California that included meeting families displaced by deadly …

Trump set to discuss biofuels Thursday with USDA, EPA: sources

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump, faced with mounting anger in the farm belt over policies that allow oil refineries to use less corn-based ethanol, summoned Cabinet members …

Graphic: Factory woes grip swing states that flipped for Trump in 2016

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A slowdown in U.S. manufacturing is hitting jobs in states that flipped to Donald Trump in the 2016 election and that will be key to the Republican …

Washington Governor Inslee withdraws bid for U.S. Democratic presidential nomination

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Washington state Governor Jay Inslee, who made the fight against climate change the focus of his White House campaign, said on Wednesday he was withdrawing from the …

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App looks to get tips from coffee drinkers to Colombia growers

BOGOTA (Reuters) – An app that sends money in the form of tips from appreciative caffeine devotees around the world to coffee growers in Colombia could help farmers battered by …

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Rockin ‘n’ rollin on Mars: Rolling Stones have space rock named after them

The Rolling Stones perform during their No Filter U.S. Tour at Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, California, U.S., August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (Reuters) – The Rolling Stones have rocked …

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Florida scientists induce spawning of Atlantic coral in lab for first time

APOLLO BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – Scientists in Florida have artificially induced reproductive spawning of an endangered Atlantic coral species for the first time in an aquarium setting, a breakthrough they …