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Trump's steel tariffs create big profits but few new jobs

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SEDALIA, Missouri (Reuters) – Nucor Corp, America’s largest steelmaker, planned a new plant in Sedalia, Missouri, long before U.S. President Donald Trump imposed tariffs to protect the industry – and it does not need them to make money. Residents sit on their porch in Sedalia, Missouri, U.S., October 3, 2018. Picture taken October 3, 2018. Read More

Amazon to pick NYC, Northern Virginia for split 'HQ2': source

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) will on Tuesday announce it has selected New York and Northern Virginia for its second headquarters, a source told Reuters, ending a more than year-long contest that has seen frenzied bidding from locales across North America. FILE PHOTO: Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough Read More

Paradise destruction as complete as Mosul or Raqqa

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Suddenly the sky turns yellow – you don’t expect it. The bright Californian sunshine dims and huge clouds of smoke envelope the landscape, burnt black by wildfires that have brought death and destruction on an unprecedented scale. From miles out, passing through this scarred landscape, you know that what happened in the northern town of Read More

Amazon to pick NYC, Northern Virginia for split “HQ2”: source

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) will on Tuesday announce it has selected New York and Northern Virginia for its second headquarters, a source told Reuters, ending a more than year-long contest that has seen frenzied bidding from locales across North America. FILE PHOTO: Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough Read More

At least 42 fatalities tallied in California's deadliest wildfire ever

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Search teams have recovered remains of 42 people killed by a fierce wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, marking the greatest loss of life from a wild land blaze in state history, authorities said on Monday. The latest death toll, up from 29 tallied over the Read More

IDF sends tanks to Gaza border, bracing for potential full-fledged ground offensive – reports

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Tel Aviv has reportedly deployed additional ground forces, including tanks, to the Gaza Strip border after more than 300 rockets were fired at Israel, triggering airstrikes against some 70 targets across the Palestinian enclave. The Israeli military began reinforcing its positions along the Gazan border on Monday night after the army was reportedly given a Read More

Paradise lost: Grim search under way in incinerated California town

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(Reuters) – Experts in identifying human tissue joined California police and firefighters on Monday in sifting through the charred debris of homes destroyed in the most devastating wildfire in the state’s history, searching for remains of 228 missing people. Firefighters gather around a fire truck as they battle the Woolsey fire in West Hills, Southern Read More

Northern California wildfire kills 42 to rank as deadliest in state history

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Search teams have recovered the remains of at least 42 people killed by a devastating wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, making it the deadliest single wildland blaze in state history, authorities said on Monday. The latest death toll, up from 29 tallied over the weekend, Read More

Northern California officials fear record wildfire death toll could rise

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Emergency teams searched on Monday for more than 200 people listed as missing in the deadliest northern California wildfire on record, and officials voiced concerns the casualty toll will climb higher as a resurgence of fierce winds fanned the flames. The deadly Camp Fire also ranked as California’s most destructive ever Read More