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GARDEN GROVE, Calif. | California canine blood bank disputes PETA abuse claims

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. — The animal rights group PETA alleges dogs at one of the nation’s largest canine blood banks are mistreated, but the non-profit that runs the Southern California facility says the retired racing greyhounds are well-cared for and save other dogs’ lives. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals sent complaints this week … Continue reading GARDEN GROVE, Calif. | California canine blood bank disputes PETA abuse claims

WASHINGTON | GOP, home to Trump and tea party, decries Dems’ ‘mob rule’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans are forecasting nightmarish Democratic “mob rule” to amp up GOP voters for next month’s critical midterm elections, flipping the script from complaints that it’s Trump and the tea party movement who’ve boosted rowdy and divisive tactics to dangerous levels. Less than a month from voting in which … Continue reading WASHINGTON | GOP, home to Trump and tea party, decries Dems’ ‘mob rule’

WASHINGTON | GOP, home to Trump and Tea Party, decries Dems’ mob rule

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans are forecasting nightmarish Democratic “mob rule” to amp up GOP voters for next month’s critical midterm elections, flipping the script from complaints that it’s Trump and the Tea Party movement who’ve boosted rowdy and divisive tactics to dangerous levels. Less than a month from voting in which … Continue reading WASHINGTON | GOP, home to Trump and Tea Party, decries Dems’ mob rule

NUSA DUA, Indonesia | As markets swoon, finance chiefs urge US, China to cool it

NUSA DUA, Indonesia  — The heads of the World Bank and IMF appealed Thursday to the U.S. and China to cool their dispute over technology policy and play by world trade rules, as tumbling share prices drove home potential perils from a clash between the world’s two biggest economies. Global economic growth is slowing but … Continue reading NUSA DUA, Indonesia | As markets swoon, finance chiefs urge US, China to cool it

NUSA DUA, Indonesia | The Latest: IMF head says Pakistan help must be transparent

NUSA DUA, Indonesia  — The Latest on the IMF-World Bank annual meeting (all times local): 11:45 a.m. International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde has said a bailout package for Pakistan would need to be fully transparent. Lagarde said Thursday that she had not yet seen a formal request for help but thought she might … Continue reading NUSA DUA, Indonesia | The Latest: IMF head says Pakistan help must be transparent

BEIJING | China announces tariff cut but no action on US complaints

BEIJING — China has announced a new cut in import tariffs but no action on U.S. complaints about its technology policy that are fueling an escalating trade battle with Washington. The announcement Wednesday is the second cut in import taxes in less than a year in what the government says is an effort to lower … Continue reading BEIJING | China announces tariff cut but no action on US complaints

WASHINGTON | Trump takes on Google in complaints about social media

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump promised Tuesday to address what he says is the “very serious situation” of social media companies “suppressing” conservative voices and “hiding information” and good news. Trump recently has made similar complaints about the issue, which has been making the rounds in conservative media. But on Tuesday he targeted Google. Asked … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump takes on Google in complaints about social media