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Insider Q&A: National Flood Insurance Program Director

NEW YORK (AP) — Flood insurance is on people's minds again after hurricanes Harvey in Texas and Irma in Florida. Roy Wright, the director of the National Flood Insurance Program, has been pushing to make changes to the system, which is overseen by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The flood insurance program was criticized after Hurricanes Sandy and Katrina as not being as responsive as it should be to...

September 24, 2017

Asian shares mixed as focus turns to world election results

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mixed on Monday as investors turned their attention to global politics and evaluated weekend election results from Germany and New Zealand. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index rose 0.4 percent to 20,386.32 as the yen's renewed strength made the country's stocks more attractive to foreign investors. But South Korea's Kospi lost 0.5 percent to 2,377.41, Hong Kong's Hang...

September 25, 2017

Aid begins to flow to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico (AP) — Large amounts of federal aid have begun moving into Puerto Rico, welcomed by local officials who praised the Trump administration's response but called for the emergency loosening of rules long blamed for condemning the U.S. territory to second-class status. In northwest Puerto Rico, people began returning to their homes Saturday after a spillway eased pressure on a dam that...

September 24, 2017

Asian shares mixed as investors mull weekend vote results

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mixed on Monday as investors turned their attention to global politics and evaluated weekend election results from Germany and New Zealand. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index rose 0.6 percent to 20,414.93 but South Korea's Kospi lost 0.4 percent to 2,380.38. Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.8 percent to 27,655.32 and the Shanghai Composite in mainland China fell 0.3 percent to 3,342.71. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 edged up 0.3 percent to 5,699.90. GERMAN POLITICS: Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term but the share of the vote that her party and its allies won was down from four years ago and was one of their weakest post-war results. Meanwhile, the...

September 25, 2017

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The Latest: Health care groups oppose GOP bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican push on health care (all times local): 9:35 p.m. The nation's doctors, hospitals and health insurance plans are unified in their opposition to the latest Republican bill to dismantle Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. In a joint statement on Saturday, major groups such as the American Medical Association, the American Hospital Association, America's Health Insurance Plans and the BlueCross BlueShield Association called on the Senate to reject the bill sponsored by GOP Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy. The groups say, "Health care is too important to get wrong." They warn that under the bill patients and consumers will lose important protections and...

September 24, 2017
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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In parched North Dakota, cloud-seeding irks some farmers

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — In the parched northern Plains, where the worst drought in decades has withered crops and forced some ranchers to begin selling off their herds, a cloud-seeding program aimed at making it rain would seem a strange target for farmer anger. But some North Dakota growers are trying to end a state cloud-seeding program that's been around for generations, believing it may be making the drought...

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The Latest: France send equipment to hurricane-hit islands

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Maria and its...

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After German vote, Europe can turn to patching euro's flaws

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September 24, 2017
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Company to pay $35M for falsely marketing cholesterol drug

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts drug company has agreed to pay more than $35...

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