Wall St. falls as weak economic data triggers growth worries

U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, as a clutch of weak economic data from the United States and China sparked worries of slowing global growth against the backdrop of a bitter trade dispute that has roiled financial markets.
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The 5 most likely outcomes in the South Carolina primary
The final "early" vote of the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination fight happens on Saturday in South Carolina.
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A checkup on Mike Pence's public health record
Pence has espoused false beliefs that are disproven with data easily found on U.S. government webpages.
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Corvette flooded by water main break
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UPDATE 1-Honeywell sees surge in demand for face masks in North America, China
Industrial conglomerate Honeywell International Inc said on Friday it was seeing a surge in demand for its protective face masks in North America, Europe, India and China, following the coronavirus outbreak.
Patient warned Columbia about OB-GYN who allegedly assaulted Evelyn Yang
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Trump To Nominate Rep. John Ratcliffe To Top Intelligence Post
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Hidden island uncovered in Antarctica after melting glaciers reveal its shore
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Coronavirus poses ‘very high’ global risk, WHO warns
The global coronavirus risk alert has been raised to “very high” — the highest level of alarm — as the deadly disease spread further on Friday, World Health Organization officials announced. The virus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, has spread to 49 countries in a matter of weeks, officials said. Countries other...
Pending Taliban peace deal alarms House Republicans
CNN's Barbara Starr reports.
Arizona bill would ban transgender athletes from competing on female teams
A new Republican bill is being pushed in Arizona that would ban transgender girls from competing on school sports teams, a measure other states are also debating that has drawn fierce opposition from LGBTQ advocates.
Trump nominates Rep. John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence
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Sanders and Bloomberg slam Trump over coronavirus
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UPDATE 5-U.S. to push production of protective gear for coronavirus; new case confirmed in California
The United States will invoke a federal defense law to boost production of masks, gloves, gowns and other items to protect against the new coronavirus, the Trump administration said, as a new case was confirmed in California on Friday.
Biden or Sanders? In South Carolina, it may come down to age
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Feds reject removal of 4 US Northwest dams to save imperiled salmon
A long-awaited federal report Friday rejected removing four hydroelectric dams in the Pacific Northwest river to save threatened or endangered salmon.
Trump nominates Rep. John Ratcliffe to be next intelligence director
President Donald Trump announced Friday he will nominate Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be his director of national intelligence, after abruptly yanking Ratcliffe’s nomination last year. “I am pleased to announce the nomination of @RepRatcliffe (Congressman John Ratcliffe) to be Director of National Intelligence (DNI),” Trump tweeted. Trump wrote that he would have “completed process...
Trump nominates Rep. Ratcliffe to be Intel Director
President Trump announced in a tweet that he is nominating Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) to be the new Director of National Intelligence. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.
Trump on coronavirus: A lot of people are getting better
President Trump talks about the cases of coronavirus in the US before heading to a rally.
Harley-Davidson CEO out at struggling motorcycle maker
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Local digest: Syringe used in attack on woman in Md. contained semen, police said
A roundup of news from the Washington region.
Congressman for military base responds to whistleblower complaint of health workers without proper gear or training
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Ninth Circuit Reopens Border, Blocks Donald Trump's 'Return to Mexico' Policy
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Appeals court dismisses Dem effort to force ex-White House counsel Don McGahn to testify
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Mexico confirms first 2 coronavirus cases, health official says
Mexican health officials announced the country's first two confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus on Friday and said the patients are from Mexico City and the northern state of Sinaloa.
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Trump nominates John Ratcliffe to be intel director
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