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Stocks sink early on Washington worries before paring losses

Stocks sink early on Washington worries before paring losses

Worries that Washington may not be able to help businesses as much as once thought knocked stock indexes down hard early Monday, but they clawed back most of their losses and ended the day mixed

Strikes to hit French Guiana as tensions paralyze territory

Strikes to hit French Guiana as tensions paralyze territory

French Guiana faced a nationwide strike Monday over crime and economic difficulties, amid protests that have paralyzed the French territory in South America, halted flights and a rocket launch and prompted a U.S. travel warning

Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin

Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin

Ivanka Trump has accepted an invitation from German Chancellor Angela Merkel to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women in Berlin

New Zealand and China plan to expand free-trade deal

New Zealand and China plan to expand free-trade deal

New Zealand and China announced Monday they would open talks soon to expand a successful free-trade deal in place for nearly a decade

'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot

'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot

Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" has continued enchant audiences even in its second weekend in theaters