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No repeal for 'Obamacare' _ a humiliating defeat for Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their bill to repeal "Obamacare" off the House floor Friday when it became clear it would fail badly - after seven years of nonstop railing against the law. Democrats said Americans can "breathe a sigh of relief." Trump said the current law was imploding "and soon will explode."...

Winners and losers in House Republican health plan
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The old and the poor made out great when House Republicans failed Friday to dismantle Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. The rich and the almost rich didn't do so well....

Report examines grim Bangladesh leather trade, links to West
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Hazardous, heavily polluting tanneries, with workers as young as 14, supplied leather to companies that make shoes and handbags for a host of Western brands, a nonprofit group that investigates supply chains says....

Debate renewed over economic benefits of Keystone pipeline
President Donald Trump is calling his administration's approval of the Keystone XL pipeline a new era for American energy policy....

Trump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump greenlighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a "great day for American jobs" and siding with energy advocates over environmental groups in a heated debate over climate change....

Trump's Keystone XL decision sets up new fight in Nebraska
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- President Donald Trump may have approved a federal permit for the Keystone XL pipeline, but the fight is far from over in Nebraska, the one state in its path that has yet to approve the project....

Stocks wobble, finish mixed as GOP pulls plug on health bill
NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. stocks flirted with sharp losses but managed a mixed finish after Republicans canceled a vote on their health care bill because it became clear the bill would fail. Hospital stocks soared in response, while companies that stand to benefit from other Trump proposals faltered....

Mnuchin says administration tax plan coming soon
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday that after the initial congressional battle over health care, the administration plans to turn quickly to tax reform with the goal of getting a program approved by Congress by August....

Trump touts jobs commitment first made in 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Friday praised a plan by cable company Charter Communications to hire 20,000 American call center workers. But the hiring initiative dates back to 2015 as part of the company's successful efforts to merge with Time Warner Cable....

US durable goods orders rose in February, led by aircraft
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Greater demand for commercial aircraft helped U.S. businesses increase their orders for long-lasting manufactured goods in February, but a key category that tracks business investment plans slipped slightly....

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