Talks

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September 17, 2019 - 5:36 pm
By TOM KRISHER and MIKE HOUSEHOLDER Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Contract talks between the United Auto Workers and General Motors showed some signs of progress Tuesday as a strike by more than 49,000 employees extended into a second day. The walkout brought to a standstill more than 50...
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September 09, 2019 - 5:48 pm
By DEB RIECHMANN, MATTHEW LEE and ROBERT BURNS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. peace talks with the Taliban are now "dead," President Donald Trump declared Monday, one day after he abruptly canceled a secret meeting he had arranged with Taliban and Afghan leaders aimed at ending America's...
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September 09, 2019 - 5:35 pm
By HYUNG-JIN KIM Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Monday it is willing to resume nuclear diplomacy with the United States in late September but that Washington must come to the negotiating table with acceptable new proposals. If the proposals don't satisfy North Korea,...
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September 08, 2019 - 1:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Taliban spokesman contends that the insurgent group had finalized an Afghanistan peace deal with the United States and that both sides were satisfied. Suhail Shaheen in a tweet says that the government of Qatar, where the talks have taken place, was going to announce the...
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September 05, 2019 - 12:48 pm
By DAMIAN J. TROISE AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks marched broadly higher on Wall Street Thursday as investors cheered plans for the U.S. and China to meet in October in an attempt to reconcile their longstanding trade dispute. Financial markets were also bolstered by positive economic...
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September 05, 2019 - 12:20 pm
By JOE McDONALD AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — U.S. and Chinese envoys will meet in early October for more talks aimed at ending a tariff war that threatens global economic growth. Stock markets rose on Thursday's announcement but there has been no sign of progress since Presidents Donald Trump...
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June 01, 2018 - 2:46 pm
By ZEKE MILLER, JOSH LEDERMAN and JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A top aide to Kim Jong Un met with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Friday to deliver a letter from the North Korean leader as the two sides try to revive an on-again, off-again nuclear summit. Kim...
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May 23, 2018 - 12:44 pm
By MATTHEW LEE, AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday he was "very hopeful" that the U.S.-North Korean nuclear summit would take place as planned next month, although he laid the meeting's fate squarely on Kim Jong Un. The decision about whether the...
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