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Dollar firm after bounce from lows, yuan slips on China downgrade

Dollar firm after bounce from lows, yuan slips on China downgrade

Treasury yields, while the yuan eased after Moody's cut its sovereign rating on China due to concerns over the country's soaring debt. Moody's this week slashed China's credit rating for the first time in nearly three decades citing concerns about the country's rising debt and slowing growth, but Beijing rejected the downgrade as "inappropriate".


U.K. resumes sharing Manchester attack info with U.S.

U.K. resumes sharing Manchester attack info with U.S.

The British decision to halt sharing information with counterparts in the United States comes after a series of revelations about the case that first surfaced in US media including USA TODAY , such as the name of the suicide bomber, Salman Abedi .


Walker's Medicaid drug-testing wins approval

Walker's Medicaid drug-testing wins approval

The committee also modified Walker's proposal to impose a work requirement for parents who receive food stamps through FoodShare. The Legislature's Republican-controlled budget committee has ditched Gov. Walker's initial proposal calls for $500 million more in borrowing and Senate leaders have also floated the idea of more borrowing. Steineke says Assembly Republicans remain open to negotiations and options that would lead to a long-term road-funding solution.



Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge

I need to share something from my heart. "I took an action I can not take back". For that I'm sorry. Its U.S. editor, Lee Glendenning, said in a statement: " The Guardian is deeply appalled by how our reporter, Ben Jacobs , was treated in the course of doing his job as a journalist while reporting on the Montana special election ".