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‘Fragile’ Pakistan Says It Can Weather the Financial Storm

‘Fragile’ Pakistan Says It Can Weather the Financial Storm

Pakistan’s Prime Minister and central bank say the nation can weather the strain of its widening external deficits and shrinking foreign-exchange reserves.
Toxic Smog, Health Warnings No Deterrent for Delhi Half-Marathon

Toxic Smog, Health Warnings No Deterrent for Delhi Half-Marathon

A half-marathon in one of the world’s most polluted mega-cities will go ahead despite calls to cancel the event from India’s medical association and a warning from the lead sponsor that it may pull
Rep. Hoyer Says House Tax Bill Is Not Good for America

Rep. Hoyer Says House Tax Bill Is Not Good for America

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer discusses the House passage of its plan to overhaul the U.S. tax code. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Lisa Abramowicz on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source:
Gov. Hickenlooper Says Further Debate Needed on Tax Bill

Gov. Hickenlooper Says Further Debate Needed on Tax Bill

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper discusses the passage of the House version of legislation to overhaul the U.S. tax code. He speaks with Bloomberg's Julia Chatterley and Scarlet Fu on "Bloomberg
Zinke Failed to Document for Use of Private Jets, Watchdog Says

Zinke Failed to Document for Use of Private Jets, Watchdog Says

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke failed to properly document his use of private jets and whether his wife paid her way when accompanying him on official travel, the agency’s watchdog said.
Davis Says to Wait a ‘Few More Weeks’ for Brexit Bill Details

Davis Says to Wait a ‘Few More Weeks’ for Brexit Bill Details

Brexit Secretary David Davis said there would be some clarity on the Brexit divorce bill in a “a few more weeks,” as the U.K. side is going through European demands in search of a breakthrough in
Trump Wants Alabama Voters to Decide Moore's Fate, Sanders Says

Trump Wants Alabama Voters to Decide Moore's Fate, Sanders Says

Donald Trump believes Alabama voters should decide whether to elect Senate candidate Roy Moore despite allegations of sexual impropriety, his press secretary said, distancing the president from a
Sonangol's Fired Boss Said She Leaves $2 Billion in Reserves

Sonangol's Fired Boss Said She Leaves $2 Billion in Reserves

Isabel dos Santos, Africa’s richest woman, said Sonangol will be left with a financial reserve of $2 billion after she leaves as chair of Angola’s state-owned oil company.
Menendez Mistrial Leaves U.S. With Choice: Retry or Give Up?

Menendez Mistrial Leaves U.S. With Choice: Retry or Give Up?

The mistrial in the corruption case of Senator Robert Menendez leaves prosecutors with a vexing decision: Retry him or fuhgeddaboudit?
NJ Governor-Elect Murphy Renews Call for Higher Taxes on Wealthy

NJ Governor-Elect Murphy Renews Call for Higher Taxes on Wealthy

New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy, in his first major speech since winning the race, pledged to raise levies on the highest earners while fighting President Donald Trump’s attempts to overhaul the
Pentagon: Retweet of Call for Trump to Resign Was Accidental

Pentagon: Retweet of Call for Trump to Resign Was Accidental

The Pentagon says an authorized operator of its Twitter page accidentally retweeted a tweet urging President Donald Trump to resign.
CEA's Hassett Says Lower Corporate Taxes Will Boost Wages

CEA's Hassett Says Lower Corporate Taxes Will Boost Wages

Kevin Hassett, chairman of the White House’s Council of Economic Advisers, says research shows tax legislation like the kind Congress is debating will boost capital expenditures and ultimately wages.

U.K. Seeks Help From German Business for Brexit Trade Deal

U.K. Brexit Secretary David Davis appealed directly to German businesses to help break the deadlock in the divorce talks as he warned the European Union not to put short-term politics before the
Block Porn or Be Blocked, Indonesia Warns Google, Twitter

Block Porn or Be Blocked, Indonesia Warns Google, Twitter

Indonesia has threatened to bar the world’s biggest social-media providers from operating in the country unless they comply with stringent demands to filter pornography and other content deemed

Judge Denies Rick Gates’s Request for a Break From House Arrest

Paul Manafort’s co-defendant, Rick Gates, won’t get a break on his court-ordered home confinement while he waits to go to trial on money laundering and other federal charges arising from Special
Rep. Walker Expects Passage of Tax Reform by End of Year

Rep. Walker Expects Passage of Tax Reform by End of Year

Rep. Mark Walker, a North Carolina Republican, comments on the House passage of its plan to overhaul the U.S. tax code. He speaks with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source:
Sinclair Wins Again at FCC, and Favoritism Claim Is Revived

Sinclair Wins Again at FCC, and Favoritism Claim Is Revived

A divided Federal Communications Commission approved a new TV broadcast standard backed by Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc., sparking renewed criticism that the agency is favoring the company -- a notion
Nafta Negotiators Placing Top Focus on Carmaking and Finance

Nafta Negotiators Placing Top Focus on Carmaking and Finance

Nafta negotiators are set to give the most attention to rules for regional content, including cars, as well as financial services in the latest round of trade talks, according to an agenda obtained by
How Trump Can Give Wall Street What It Wants

How Trump Can Give Wall Street What It Wants

The president can’t cancel Dodd-Frank, but he can change the way it’s enforced.
Hensarling Says Tax Bill Is 'Huge Shot in Arm'

Hensarling Says Tax Bill Is 'Huge Shot in Arm'

Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Texas Republican, comments on the House passage of its plan to overhaul the U.S. tax code. He speaks with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)