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U.S. weekly jobless claims fall to near five-month low7/20/2017 1:13:34 PMWASHINGTON - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, touching its lowest level in nearly five months, suggesting strong job gains that should continue to underpin economic growth.One in eight people who voted for Trump having second thoughts - Reuters/Ipsos poll7/20/2017 12:27:59 PMNEW YORK - About one in eight people who voted for President Donald Trump said they are not sure they would do so again after witnessing Trump's tumultuous first six months in office, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll of 2016 voters.Republicans meet late into night as Trump demands new healthcare plan7/20/2017 1:13:46 PMWASHINGTON - Republicans struggling to agree on healthcare legislation to overhaul Obamacare obeyed U.S. President Donald Trump's orders to try to swiftly reach a deal but were unable to resolve their differences in a long, late-night meeting.Supporters to Senator McCain: fight on7/20/2017 1:25:03 PMWASHINGTON - News that U.S. Senator John McCain has brain cancer triggered a wave of support on Thursday from across the political spectrum for the often outspoken former Republican presidential candidate who survived five years captivity as a U.S. Navy pilot during the Vietnam War.Goldman's rotten trading quarter is a familiar smell on Wall Street7/20/2017 8:26:29 AM - Big Wall Street banks have spent billions of dollars and untold man-hours in recent years transforming their trading desks from hedge-fund like operations trading on their own account into market-making businesses offering a price based on what customers want to buy or sell.White House makes broad deregulatory push7/20/2017 1:18:05 PMWASHINGTON - The White House said Thursday it had withdrawn or removed from active consideration more than 800 proposed regulations that were never finalized during the Obama administration as it works to shrink the federal government's regulatory footprint.House panel approves budget measure that advances tax reform7/20/2017 2:49:37 AMWASHINGTON - The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives took a new step toward tax reform legislation on Wednesday by approving a fiscal 2018 budget resolution that would allow the Senate to pass a sweeping tax code overhaul without Democratic support.Trump says he should not have picked Sessions as attorney general: NY Times7/20/2017 2:42:17 PMWASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would not have appointed Jeff Sessions as attorney general if he had known Sessions would recuse himself from the Russia investigation, according to a New York Times interview.Parents of kidnapped U.S. journalist Tice renew plea for release7/20/2017 11:28:59 AMBEIRUT - The parents of a U.S. journalist kidnapped in Syria nearly five years ago issued a new plea for his release on Thursday.After Mosul, Islamic State digs in for guerrilla warfare7/20/2017 11:52:35 AMMOSUL - Islamic State militants began reinventing themselves months before U.S.-backed Iraqi forces ended their three-year reign of terror in Mosul, putting aside the dream of a modern-day caliphate and preparing the ground for a different fight.