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23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say

WASHINGTON (AP) — The health care bill Republicans recently pushed through the House would leave 23 million more Americans without insurance and confront others who have costly medical conditions with coverage that could prove unaffordable, Congress' official budget analysts said Wednesday. Premiums on average would fall compared with President Barack Obama's health care overhaul — a chief goal of many...

May 25, 2017

Asian shares gain, tracking Wall St advance, oil price rally

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares climbed Thursday after Wall Street advanced overnight into record territory spurred by the latest meeting minutes from the Federal Reserve. KEEPING SCORE: The Nikkei 225 stock index in Tokyo climbed 0.4 percent to 19,821.44 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng jumped 0.7 percent to 25,598.44. South Korea's Kospi jumped 1 percent to 2,340.23 while the Shanghai Composite index gained 0.8...

May 25, 2017

The Latest: Report disputes claim on pre-existing conditions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congressional Republican efforts to replace the health care law (all times local): 5:15 p.m. A new analysis by Congress' nonpartisan budget scorekeepers undermines claims by House Republicans that their health legislation protects people with pre-existing conditions. Instead, the Congressional Budget Office "score" of the bill passed earlier this month says that in some cases,...

May 24, 2017

New Zealand to spend budget windfall on roads and cut taxes

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's conservative government is planning to reduce taxes and spend more money on building roads and railways as it looks to cash in on a thriving economy. The budget released Thursday is the ninth for the National Party after it gained power in 2008 and the first under new Finance Minister Steven Joyce. The South Pacific nation is in a financial position many other countries might envy as it decides what to do with rising budget surpluses. Joyce's plan will spend the windfall rather than paying down debt and comes during an election year. The budget will reduce taxes for most families, saving them an average of 26 New Zealand dollars ($18) a week. It will give...

May 25, 2017

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Fed minutes: Officials back reducing bond holdings this year

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials signaled in discussions early this month that they would likely start reducing the Fed's huge portfolio of bond holdings later this year, a step that could cause borrowing rates to rise. At the same time, the Fed appears to be on track to resume raising its key short-term interest rate when it next meets in mid-June. The minutes of the Fed's May 2-3 meeting, released Wednesday, show that officials not only discussed beginning a reduction of bond holdings this year but also expressed approval for a plan on how the bond sales should proceed. The Fed would set a cap on the size of maturing bonds to be sold each month and a schedule for gradually raising the cap....

May 24, 2017
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Trades for May 24, 2017.

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Drugmaker paying $33M over recalled nonprescription meds

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson has reached a $33 million settlement with 42 states, resolving allegations the health care giant sold nonprescription medicines that didn't meet federal quality requirements. The settlement was announced Wednesday by attorneys general from the states. The case dates to 2009, when Johnson & Johnson began dozens of voluntary recalls of popular over-the-counter...

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Judges divided in hearing on consumer agency power

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal appeals judges are divided as they hear...

May 24, 2017
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How major US stock market indexes fared on Wednesday

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May 24, 2017
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AP FACT CHECK: No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump's budget director insists the administration's...

May 24, 2017