House-passed bill to avoid a government shutdown sinks in the Senate as funding deadline passes

The measure failed to clear a procedural vote in the Senate just after 10 p.m. ET Friday.

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US Supreme Court takes up fight over Trump travel ban

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide the legality of President Donald Trump's latest travel ban.


GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham rips into White House for Trump's change on immigration deal

Graham said he will not support a temporary funding bill passed by the House when the Senate takes it up Friday.


Home security firm ADT drops 10% in NYSE debut

Shares of ADT fell 10 percent in the company's market debut Friday.

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Dow slips 49 points as worries of government shutdown loom

The Dow Jones industrial average fell on Friday as investors assessed the possibility of a government shutdown.


Oil prices fall as US output rise outweighs crude stock falls

Oil prices slid on Friday, putting them on course for the biggest weekly falls since October.


Trump to address anti-abortion rally March for Life, cementing his U-turn on the issue

Donald Trump will become the third sitting U.S. president to address anti-abortion activists at the annual March for Life on Friday.

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US futures point to a positive open; countdown to government shutdown looms

U.S. stock index futures posted gains ahead of the open on Friday, as investors paid close attention to politics.

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US Treasury yields rise as political news takes the spotlight

U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday, as investors turned their attention to the U.S. political and economic spheres.


European stocks seen mixed ahead of earnings, data

European markets were seen opening mixed Friday morning as investors watch out for developments in U.S. politics, new earnings and fresh data.

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Watch: White House briefing on report about foreign-born terrorists

The briefing came as lawmakers scrambled to prevent a government shutdown on Friday.


Republicans and Democrats throw blame as Congress barrels toward possible government shutdown

Parts of the government will shut down if Congress cannot pass a spending bill by the end of Friday.

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The four big fights Trump and Congress must resolve to avert a government shutdown

Here's a look at the four key obstacles lawmakers face in their efforts to forge a deal by Friday.


Disney says Sheryl Sandberg, Jack Dorsey are leaving its board as Facebook, Twitter push into media

Disney said late Friday neither Sheryl Sandberg nor Jack Dorsey will remain on their board, citing conflicts with Facebook and Twitter.


Planetary Resources' new satellite launch is big step in the mission to mine water from asteroids

An Indian-built PSLV rocket successfully deployed 31 satellites from seven countries into orbit Friday.


Trump denies he called countries s---holes, rejects senators’ DACA deal

President Donald Trump on Friday denied reports that called Haiti and El Salvador 's---hole countries.'


European shares seen higher ahead of earnings; euro keeps rising

European stocks are set to open higher Friday morning as investors watch out for new earnings and data.

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Ethereum hits record high; bitcoin climbs back above $16,000

Digital currency ethereum climbed Friday to a record high, while bitcoin attempted to recover from a recent slump.


Deutsche Bank to post small 2017 loss on US tax reform, weak markets

Shares fell almost 5 percent on Friday following the announcement.

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US Treasury yields higher as investors look to major US jobs data

U.S. government debt prices were marginally lower on Friday.

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