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Senate Republican eyes rule change to kick start Trump impeachment trial

05 Jan 2020

WASHINGTON The head of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee said on Sunday he wants the Senate to launch an impeachment trial of President Donald Trump within days and wrap it up this month, even if it means changing Senate rules.

USA und China suchen nach geeignetem Ort für Deal im Handelsstreit

31 Oct 2019

Washington/Singapur/Peking Die USA und China suchen nach einem geeigneten Ort, um eine vorläufige Vereinbarung im Handelsstreit zu unterzeichnen.

No 'boots on the ground' in Iran dispute, Trump says; cites 'unlimited time' for new deal

26 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON/GENEVA U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he was "not talking boots on the ground" should he take military action against Iran and that he had "unlimited time" to try to forge an agreement with Tehran. | Video

Pence joins chorus: Fed should consider rate cuts

03 May 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday the Federal Reserve should consider cutting interest rates given the absence of inflation in the economy, joining President Donald Trump and Trump's top economic adviser in pressuring the central bank.

U.S. House panel launches probe into possible obstruction by Trump

03 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The House Judiciary Committee will seek documents from more than 60 people and organizations as it begins investigations into possible obstruction of justice and abuse of power by President Donald Trump, the panel's chairman said on Sunday. | Video

U.S. sanctions Russian, Chinese tech firms over funds for North Korea

14 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON/SEOUL The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a China-based tech firm, its North Korean CEO and a Russian subsidiary, accusing them of moving illicit funding to North Korea in violation of U.S. sanctions.

Trump - Bin von Zinserhöhungen der Fed nicht begeistert

20 Jul 2018

Washington US-Präsident Donald Trump hat die Zinserhöhungen der Notenbank Federal Reserve kritisiert.

Trump verärgert über Harley - "Die Aura wird weg sein"

26 Jun 2018

Washington/Berlin Der von Donald Trump angezettelte Handelskonflikt droht für den US-Präsidenten zum Bumerang zu werden: Mit dem traditionsreichen Motorrad-Hersteller Harley-Davidson kündigte das erste bekannte US-Unternehmen an, wegen der EU-Strafzölle die Produktion für den europäischen Markt ins Ausland zu verlegen.

Deloitte to pay $149.5 million to U.S. over failed mortgage lender

28 Feb 2018

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Deloitte & Touche [DLTE.UL] has agreed to pay the U.S. government $149.5 million to settle claims it failed to uncover fraud at the failed Taylor, Bean & Whitaker Mortgage Corp, the Department of Justice said on Wednesday.

U.S., Colorado sue PDC Energy, claiming Clean Air Act violations

26 Jun 2017

WASHINGTON The Trump administration and the state of Colorado sued PDC Energy Inc on Monday, claiming the company violated the federal Clean Air Act by allowing unlawful emissions from storage tanks.

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