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Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:56 ESTWASHINGTON—President-elect Donald Trump spoke with the president of Taiwan on Friday, a conversation that breaks with decades of U.S. policy and could well infuriate the Chinese government.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:41 ESTTrump spoke with the president of Taiwan, a conversation that breaks with decades of U.S. policy and is certain to infuriate the Chinese government. A1 Concerns raised by some congressional Republicans over a provision in a water bill could set the stage for a clash with Trump. A4 Gen. Mattis is facing a potentially rigorous confirmation process to become defense secretary. A4
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:50 ESTA day after Donald Trump helped engineer tax breaks to save 800 jobs at an Indiana plant, some local officials worried it set an unhealthy precedent, while business leaders scrambled to decide how to engage with the president-elect.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:51 ESTLocal officials worried the deal to save jobs at a Carrier plant in Indiana set an unhealthy precedent, while business leaders scrambled to decide how to engage with Trump. A1
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:01:00 ESTWASHINGTON—Firms offering online loans, smartphone payments and other financial-technology products would get new flexibility to expand and further shake up the U.S. banking industry under a proposed new federal policy.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:01:02 ESTKUNAR, Afghanistan—When one half of this province’s female-only police force recently died at an old age, the other half took matters into her own hands.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:01:05 ESTJust before 8 on the morning of Oct. 21, 2014, Robin Raphel climbed into her Ford Focus, put her purple briefcase on the passenger’s seat and began the 20-minute drive from her house in Washington to her office at the State Department.