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Asia stocks edge up as Wall St. shows resilience, oil near two-month lows10/24/2018 12:43:39 AM Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday as a late round of buying helped Wall Street indexes pare most of their earlier panic-driven losses, although crude oil struggled near two-month lows after Saudi Arabia flagged possible supply increases.Exclusive: Ecuador no longer to intervene with UK for WikiLeaks Assange - foreign minister10/24/2018 12:39:07 AM Ecuador does not plan to intervene with the British government on behalf of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to negotiate a way for him to leave the South American country’s embassy in London, where he has lived under asylum since 2012, Ecuador's foreign minister said on Tuesday.Congress postpones questioning U.S. Justice official on Trump, Russia probe10/24/2018 12:28:56 AM Two U.S. congressional committees postponed a closed-door interview with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein set for Wednesday where he had been expected to face tough questions about whether he discussed secretly recording Donald Trump and potentially removing the president from office.Trump says Saudis staged 'worst cover-up ever' on Khashoggi; U.S. revokes visas of some Saudis10/24/2018 12:27:09 AM President Donald Trump said on Tuesday Saudi authorities staged the "worst cover-up ever" in the killing of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi this month, as the United States vowed to revoke the visas of some of those believed to be responsible.Exxon, Ben & Jerry's among buyers of $256 million in political ads on Facebook10/24/2018 12:10:31 AM Facebook Inc's new searchable database of U.S. political ads reveals that companies such as Exxon Mobil Corp, Ben & Jerry's and Penzeys Spices are cumulatively spending millions of dollars to encourage voting and influence how Americans vote.Arrests of migrant families at U.S.-Mexico border increase: data10/23/2018 11:42:08 PM U.S. agents arrested nearly 17,000 members of family units attempting to cross the U.S. border with Mexico in September, a 31 percent increase over the previous month, according to official statistics released on Tuesday.Publicity, transport, food: migrants flock to more caravans after Trump broadsides10/23/2018 11:34:01 PM For years, an annual caravan of Central American migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. border received modest publicity until President Donald Trump condemned it in April, pitching the procession into the glare of the world's media - and into the homes of thousands of potential migrants.New Jersey viral outbreak leaves six young patients dead, 12 others ill10/23/2018 11:22:29 PM Six young patients died and 12 others became sick following an outbreak of adenovirus at a rehabilitation center in Haskell, New Jersey, the state's Health Department said on Tuesday.For Fed, sell-off could point to fading Trump stimulus10/23/2018 11:19:44 PM A three-week stock market sell-off may signal concerns that the massive stimulus from U.S. tax cuts and government spending will fade sooner than expected, a central issue for the Federal Reserve as it considers when to halt interest rate hikes.Second migrant caravan in Guatemala heads toward Mexico10/23/2018 11:15:32 PM A group of over a thousand Central Americans in Guatemala headed toward the Mexican border on Tuesday, as a larger caravan of migrants that has angered U.S. President Donald Trump paused in southern Mexico on its planned journey toward the U.S. border.Trump calls Saudi handling of Khashoggi's killing a total fiasco10/23/2018 10:43:47 PM President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the subsequent cover-up by Saudi Arabia was "a total fiasco."Trump adviser tells Putin: We'll quit arms control treaty you're breaking10/23/2018 10:38:59 PM Washington will press ahead with a plan to quit a landmark nuclear arms control pact despite objections from Russia and some European countries, senior U.S. official John Bolton said on Tuesday, after meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin.Wall St. ends down while oil tumbles on demand worries10/23/2018 10:31:18 PM Wall Street indexes fell in Tuesday's volatile session though they had pared losses sharply by the closing bell as investors looked for bargains, but oil dropped sharply on demand worries.Wall St. extends recent fall but ends well off day's lows10/23/2018 10:29:41 PM U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday after worries about the earnings outlook added to recent selling pressure, though major indexes ended well off the day's lows as investors snapped up beaten-down shares late in the session.Trail-blazing retired U.S. Justice O'Connor says she has dementia10/23/2018 9:51:16 PM Sandra Day O'Connor, a pioneer in the legal profession who made history in 1981 by becoming the first woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court and remained on the bench for a quarter century, announced on Tuesday that she has been diagnosed with dementia.Target's two-day holiday shipping option beats Amazon, Walmart10/23/2018 9:47:45 PM Target Corp, aiming to one-up retail rivals during the upcoming U.S. holiday shopping season, said on Tuesday it was adding more delivery and pickup options for online shoppers to have items shipped to their homes or ready for quick pick-up at local stores.Players on edge for record $1.6 billion jackpot in Mega Millions drawing10/23/2018 9:44:54 PM A record-setting $1.6 billion prize in the Mega Millions lottery has Americans dreaming of buying homes, cars, helping financially strapped friends and family and early retirement, but experts caution that with their newfound riches will come many headaches.U.S. to bar 21 Saudis from entering over Khashoggi's death: State Department10/23/2018 9:38:57 PM Twenty-one Saudis will have their U.S. visas revoked or be made ineligible for U.S. visas over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said on Tuesday.U.S. revoking visas, exploring sanctions in Khashoggi death10/23/2018 9:27:05 PM The United States has identified some Saudi officials responsible for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and is taking action, including revoking visas and exploring sanctions, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.Caterpillar tries to allay earnings concerns after shares tank10/23/2018 9:25:11 PM Caterpillar Inc tried on Tuesday to ease mounting concerns about China and global demand after it affirmed its 2018 profit estimate, a move that investors feared signaled a cap in earnings growth and sparked a sell-off in its shares.