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Heather Timmons

Das Coronavirus als Konjunkturkiller - "Jeder rät herum"

13 Feb 2020

Boston/Washington/Berlin Die Viruskrise in China trübt zusehends auch die Konjunkturaussichten ein.

Mnuchin and Blankfein say Bernie Sanders would 'ruin' U.S. economy

12 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON Former Goldman Sachs head Lloyd Blankfein and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin both said that Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders would destroy the U.S. economy if he wins.

'Everyone is guessing' about coronavirus economic impacts, say experts

12 Feb 2020

BOSTON/WASHINGTON The coronavirus that spread from a seafood market in Wuhan, China to infect tens of thousands has shuttered businesses, grounded flights and killed over 1,000 people so far, mostly in China.

Fed's Powell says economy in good place, warns on coronavirus

11 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell told Congress on Tuesday that the U.S. economy is in a good place, even as he cited the potential threat from the coronavirus in China and concerns about the economy's long-term health. | Video

Travel restrictions could cost U.S. $10.3 billion in Chinese visitor spending

04 Feb 2020

WASHINGTON Travel restrictions related to the novel coronavirus from China could impact city and state economies across the United States, which have benefited from a huge jump in tourism from China in recent years, analysts say.

Trump tells evangelical rally he will put prayer in schools

04 Jan 2020

MIAMI/WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said his Democratic opponents would tear down crosses and pledged to bring prayer to public schools at a re-election rally to shore up evangelical support.

Trump seeks to shore up evangelical support at 'prosperity gospel' church

03 Jan 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a campaign event in a Miami megachurch on Friday to shore up support from Christian conservatives, after a prominent evangelical publication questioned whether the faithful should support the Republican.

Trump event in Miami church may violate IRS rules, non-profit says

31 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON El Rey Jesus, an evangelical Florida mega-church due to host a re-election event for President Donald Trump this week, may be violating tax rules barring religious groups from participating in political campaigns, a non-profit said on Tuesday.

Christianity Today's split with Trump highlights deeper issue in white evangelical America

29 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON After evangelical publication Christianity Today published a blistering editorial on what it called Donald Trump's "grossly immoral character", some church leaders and the U.S. president himself denounced the criticism as elitist and out-of-touch. | Video

Christianity Today again slams Trump, raises issue of 'unconditional loyalty'

24 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON Christianity Today, the magazine founded by the late Reverend Billy Graham, renewed its criticism of President Donald Trump in a new editorial that cited his "misuses of power" and asked fellow Christians to examine their loyalty to him, days after a controversial editorial that called for his impeachment. | Video

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