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Tuesday September 22nd, 2020 11:32PM

AP Business - Economy

House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown
Democrats and Republicans in a bitterly divided U.S. House have voted to take a government shutdown off the table this fall, giving a big, bipartisan vote to a temporary government-wide funding bill Tuesday night
8:18PM ( 3 hours ago )
World powers clash, virus stirs anger at virtual UN meeting
Kept apart by a devastating pandemic, world leaders have convened electronically for an unprecedented high-level U.N. meeting
8:08PM ( 3 hours ago )
Nike shakes off pandemic blues with surging online sales
Nike appears to have recovered from its pandemic slump, posting a solid quarterly profit driven by soaring online sales of its sneakers and workout apparel
6:12PM ( 5 hours ago )
Congress seeks to block goods from China over forced labor
A bipartisan bill aimed at keeping goods out of the U.S. that are made with the forced labor of detained ethnic minorities in China passed overwhelmingly Tuesday in the House of Representatives
5:23PM ( 6 hours ago )
Wall Street steadies itself, halting 4-day losing streak
Stocks rebounded on Wall Street Tuesday, recovering some of their losses after tumbling on a raft of worries about the pandemic and governments’ response to it
4:44PM ( 6 hours ago )
House Democrats hope to pass funding bill to avert shutdown
Democrats controlling the House are pressing ahead with a government-wide temporary funding bill that would keep federal agencies fully up and running into December
4:28PM ( 7 hours ago )
UN chief warns of crisis as world powers meet remotely
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has kicked off the U.N.’s first-ever virtual meeting of global leaders by saying the world is facing an “epochal” crisis
3:36PM ( 7 hours ago )
At UN, Trump raps China for virus as US deaths top 200,000
President Donald Trump is demanding that the United Nations hold China accountable for the coronavirus pandemic as he defends his own handling of COVID-19 in America as the death toll there topped 200,000
2:30PM ( 9 hours ago )
Wall Street steadies itself after 4-day losing streak
Stocks are drifting higher on Wall Street Tuesday, steadying themselves a day after tumbling amid a raft of worries about the pandemic and governments’ response to it
2:25PM ( 9 hours ago )
From LA to Oslo, 12 cities pledge to divest from fossil fuel
Ten cities around the world have joined New York and London in committing to divest from fossil fuels companies as part of efforts to combat climate change
1:45PM ( 9 hours ago )