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Measure takes aim at White House manoeuvre to secure funding for border wall

NY Fed president John Williams says undershoot will undermine confidence of the public

$16bn wiped from company’s market value after ‘disastrous’ update

Billionaire friend of Trump accused as part of Florida investigation into prostitution ring

The scion of Mumbai’s greatest entrepreneur has been beset by scandal amid a bitter family rift

After 20 years of socialist revolution, the gap between ‘haves’ and ‘have nots’ seems as wide as ever

EU goal will be to make UK pay its €45bn bill and agree backstop

Australia declares small rodent extinct after loss of its island habitat

Central bank report says it does not expect a return to pre-crisis levels

Queues of up to 15,000 people could stretch for a mile in worst-case scenario

Deal would create world’s largest gold mining company

US News

Donald Trump overcomes pro-life movement’s misgivings to become a strong ally

US bank profits rose 44% in the industry’s best year since 2006

Trump appointee Acosta faulted for actions while serving as a US attorney in Florida

Washington partially reverses course on Trump decision to withdraw all American forces

Opinion

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Measles alert, Margaret Hamburg on the post-truth era, vampire remedies

Our columnist plans to cut out junk food, up his mileage and watch exercise videos

American Giant makes all its clothing in the US. Could its success be a model?

Markets News

Arkansas-based telecoms company now in trouble after judge sides with hedge fund

Former executive was sacked at the behest of US regulator, which fined the bank $150m

Lansdowne Partners expects demand to fall to almost zero as climate change moves up agenda

Technology

Pinterest files to go public, vertical farming, Apple Watch review

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US president strikes doveish tone on Chinese company

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