US says it could remove India from currency monitoring list
The Department of Treasury maintained the same monitoring list in its latest report released on Wednesday but said if India continues with the same practices as in the last six months, it would be removed from its next bi-annual report.
US West Texas Intermediate crude for October delivery was up 17 cents, or 0.2 percent, at $69.92 a barrel by 0031 GMT, after falling 3 percent in the previous session to settle below $70 for the first time in a month.
Open thread for night owls. Reich: Economy in much worse shape than it appears
20 days remain until the final votes are cast in the midterms
Robert Reich at TruthDig writes—The Economy Is in Much Worse Shape Than It Looks:
I keep hearing that although Donald Trump is a scoundrel or worse, at least he’s presiding over
Wall Street slips after minutes show Fed united on rate hikes
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 92.48 points, or 0.36 percent, to 25,705.94, the SP 500 lost 0.74 points, or 0.03 percent, to 2,809.18 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 2.79 points, or 0.04 percent, to 7,642.70.
Denver's Casa de Paz welcomes newly released migrants with fresh clothes, food and compassion
Sarah Jackson said she was “just living my perfect little life” when she went with her church to visit the U.S./Mexico border eight years ago. “I didn’t know immigrant detention centers existed … it was not even a blip on my radar.” It would be
The press bites back: Organization sues Trump to protect media from unconstitutional restrictions
PEN America is a New York nonprofit dedicated to promoting creative expression and defending the rights upon which it’s predicated: freedoms of speech and press. Its members range from journalistic to literary to media professionals. There’s no shortage
Watch: Red Sox catch break on controversial fan interference in Game 4
A fan in Houston may have robbed Jose Altuve of a two-run homer during the bottom of the first inning of ALCS Game 4 at Minute Maid Park on Wednesday night on a highly controversial play. Altuve was up with one out and a runner on first in the bottom of the f
Trump–Perry Plan to force utilities to burn coal can't even find support in the Trump White House
In November 2017, the Donald Trump administration announced a plan to employ emergency powers that had gone untouched since the Korean War in order to distort the energy marketplace in favor of coal. But as early as January of this year, Trump and designate
Robert Mueller reportedly ready to release key findings—but will wait until after midterms
According to a report in Bloomberg, Special Counsel Robert Mueller is ready with “key findings” in the investigation into connections between the Trump campaign and Russian operatives. The Mueller investigation has already generated indictments against 3