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Energy shares lead Asian stocks higher on OPEC output deal

Energy shares lead Asian stocks higher on OPEC output deal

Energy companies led a rally in Asian stock markets Thursday as investors welcomed news that OPEC nations planned to cut oil production for the first time in eight years in an effort to reduce a global glut

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Congress clears stopgap spending bill, $1.1B to fight Zika

Congress clears stopgap spending bill, $1.1B to fight Zika

Congress is sending President Barack Obama a bill to keep the government operating through Dec. 9 and provide $1.1 billion in long-delayed funding to battle the Zika virus

US soda-tax battle bubbles up in San Francisco Bay Area

US soda-tax battle bubbles up in San Francisco Bay Area

The national fight over sugar-loaded soda is bubbling up in the San Francisco Bay Area, where voters in November will consider a tax on the drinks that many health experts say contribute to diabetes, obesity and tooth decay

The Latest: Trump says he saved Machado's job

The Latest: Trump says he saved Machado's job

Donald Trump says he saved former Miss Universe Alicia Machado's job by shaming her into losing weight