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Business group: China preparing to retaliate on trade

Business group: China preparing to retaliate on trade

An American business group says China is preparing to retaliate if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump carries out promises to impose sanctions on Chinese goods

Texas, 12 other states sue to block Obama coal mining rule

Texas, 12 other states sue to block Obama coal mining rule

Texas and 12 other states have asked a federal court to block the Obama administration's final rules designed to reduce coal mining's environmental impact on streams

McConnell introduces bill to fund coal miner health plans

McConnell introduces bill to fund coal miner health plans

The Senate's top Republican, Mitch McConnell, on Tuesday introduced legislation to maintain health benefits for retired union coal miners whose companies have declared bankruptcy in recent years

Judge Lets Federal Flaring Rules Take Effect During Lawsuit

Judge Lets Federal Flaring Rules Take Effect During Lawsuit

New nationwide rules to curtail the practice of burning off excess natural gas from oil and gas wells on federal land took effect Tuesday after a judge said he saw no urgent reason to block them while a lawsuit proceeds

Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit'

Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit'

Britain's future outside the European Union has become clearer: It's so long to the single market, goodbye to the European Court of Justice and farewell to freedom of movement