The Latest: House passes border bill, sends to Trump's desk
8:55 p.m. Hard-fought legislation that gives President Donald Trump 55 additional miles of fencing along the U.S.
Trump to declare national emergency to build border wall
The move would help Trump get USD 5.6 billion for the construction of the wall that,...
Congress OKs border deal; Trump will sign, declare emergency
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress lopsidedly approved a border security compromise Thursday that would avert a second painful government shutdown, but a new confrontation was ignited — this time ov...
Gold prices firm as dollar eases on grim US retail sales
US gold futures were up 0.1 per cent at $1,315 an ounce.
Dollar lower versus yen after US weak retail sales
Traders expect the pound to remain volatile in the coming weeks.
The Latest: Top Dems call Trump emergency plan 'lawless'
5 p.m. The top two Democrats in Congress say President Donald Trump's upcoming move to declare a national emergency to fund his U.S.
The Latest: Pelosi slams Trump plan to declare emergency
4 p.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says if President Donald Trump declares a national emergency at the border he's making an "end run around Congress.
The Latest: Dem presidential hopefuls split on spending bill
5:30 p.m. The Democratic Party's field of presidential hopefuls is split on a $333 government funding bill that includes nearly $1.
AP Explains: Can Trump declare emergency to build his wall?
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump will declare a national emergency and take other executive action to allow construction of the president's long-promised southern border wall, after bipartisan congressional negotiations provided less than a quarter of the $5.
Asian stocks slip after grim US retail sales data
In the United States, the S&P 500 lost 0.27 per cent on Thursday.
The Latest: WH says Trump will sign bill averting shutdown
3:40 p.m. The White House confirms that President Donald Trump will sign a bill averting a potential partial government shutdown at the end of the week.
The Latest: Senate passes border security plan
4:22 p.m. The Senate has passed a bipartisan border security plan that would finance 55 additional miles of fencing along the U.S.