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Aide: Blacks not trying hard enough to work with Trump
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Aide: Blacks not trying hard enough to work with Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s liaison to the black community, the former “Apprentice” star Omarosa Manigault, says African-American activists aren’t trying hard enough to work with the new administration. The White House aide delivered the pointed message in an interview with The Associated Press in advance of an appearance Thursday at the annual … Continue reading

Trump eyes changes to Obama’s tax and Wall Street rules
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Trump eyes changes to Obama’s tax and Wall Street rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hoping to spur economic growth, President Donald Trump embarked Friday on new steps to dismantle some of the tax and financial regulations established by former President Barack Obama. Trump signed an executive order to review any major tax regulations set last year by his predecessor, as well as two memos to potentially … Continue reading

IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in ’17
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IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in ’17

WASHINGTON (AP) — A resilient China, rising commodity prices and sturdy financial markets are offering a sunnier outlook for the global economy and helping dispel the gloom that has lingered since the Great Recession ended. That’s the picture sketched Tuesday by the International Monetary Fund, which predicts that the world economy will grow 3.5 percent … Continue reading

Trump eyes changes to Obama’s tax and Wall Street rules
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Trump eyes changes to Obama’s tax and Wall Street rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hoping to spur economic growth, President Donald Trump embarked Friday on new steps to dismantle some of the tax and financial regulations established by former President Barack Obama. Trump signed an executive order to review any major tax regulations set last year by his predecessor, as well as two memos to potentially … Continue reading