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WASHINGTON | The Latest: CNN’s Acosta is he’s ready to ‘go back to work’

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the legal challenge to the White House’s decision to strip CNN reporter Jim Acosta of his White House press credentials (all times local): 10:47 a.m. CNN’s Jim Acosta has thanked the judge who ordered the Trump administration to immediately return his White House press credentials. Acosta said Friday that he … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: CNN’s Acosta is he’s ready to ‘go back to work’

SINGAPORE | World markets subdued on trade, Brexit tensions

SINGAPORE— World markets were subdued on Friday as trade tensions and political risks surrounding Britain‘s exit from the European Union kept investor cautious. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC lost 0.2 percent to 5,021 while Germany’s DAX was down 0.1 percent at 11,344. Britain’s FTSE 100 shed 0.3 percent to 7,016. Wall Street was set for a … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World markets subdued on trade, Brexit tensions

WASHINGTON | Melania Trump OK with criticism over anti-bullying campaign

WASHINGTON— Melania Trump says she “remains committed to tackling” online bullying even though she has been criticized for it. She spoke Thursday at an annual conference in Washington on the issue of online safety. She says she hopes attendees will consider using “negative words” directed at them as motivation to help raise awareness about responsible … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Melania Trump OK with criticism over anti-bullying campaign

WASHINGTON | US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year 4.94 pct.

WASHINGTON — U.S. long-term mortgage rates were steady to slightly up this week, at their highest levels in nearly eight years and dampening home sales. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage was unchanged from last week at 4.94 percent. That’s the highest level for the benchmark rate … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US average mortgage rates flat to higher; 30-year 4.94 pct.

sshape, Inc. Opens Doors in Washington, DC

  WASHINGTON/ NOVEMBER 15, 2018 (STL.News) sshape, Inc., has opened its doors as Washington, DC’s newest architecture and interior design firm serving commercial clients in the real estate, business, and non-profit communities. The new venture reflects the desire of partners Roger Sola-Sole and Travis Herret to refocus on the values that drive their passion for … Continue reading sshape, Inc. Opens Doors in Washington, DC