Government Business And Finance

Epic antitrust fight looms for AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

Nov 21, 2017

Epic antitrust fight looms for AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal after Justice Department sues to stop it

Whitefish halts power work in Puerto Rico over $83M owed

Nov 21, 2017

Whitefish Energy Holdings says it is halting work to help restore power in Puerto Rico because the U.S. territory's government has not paid crews as part of a contract that led to accusations of overcharging and incompetence

Rates on short-term Treasury bills rose at weekly auction

Nov 20, 2017

Rates on short-term US Treasury bills rose at weekly auction to highest levels since fall 2008

Nebraska gives long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline new life

Nov 20, 2017

Nebraska regulators have approved a Keystone XL oil pipeline route through the state, breathing new life into the long-delayed $8 billion project

Yellen to step down from Federal Reserve board

Nov 20, 2017

Janet Yellen announces she will leave Federal Reserve board after Powell becomes chairman

Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

Nov 20, 2017

The Justice Department sued AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner

Auditor: Democratic convention bonuses OK under grant terms

Nov 20, 2017

A Pennsylvania government audit says bonuses paid out by organizers of last year's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia didn't violate terms of a $10 million state grant so they don't have to be repaid

The Latest: Tribe troubled by Keystone XL vote in Nebraska

Nov 20, 2017

Native American tribe in South Dakota "highly disappointed" after Nebraska regulators approve proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline route just days after spill near reservation

US hits Iran firms with sanctions for counterfeit Yemen cash

Nov 20, 2017

The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on six Iranian men and companies for counterfeiting Yemeni currency as a part of a scheme by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps to destabilize the country

Trump promises Americans 'huge tax cut' for Christmas

Nov 20, 2017

President Donald Trump's budget director says the White House is willing to remove a health-care provision currently in the Senate tax-cut bill.

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