US Ending Iranian Oil Sanctions Waivers

The United States is tightening its economic sanctions on Iran by ending a set of waivers Thursday that had allowed some of the country's largest oil buyers to continue their purchases.

With the expiration of waivers for eight buyers, U.S. …

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White House Downplays Trump Meeting With Tycoon

WHIT HOUSE A White House meeting between the current U.S. president and a prominent businessman who is seeking to become president of Taiwan is causing concern.

The White House on Thursday sought to downplay any diplomatic or political sensitivities, saying …

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