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    White House confirms Trump paid $38-million tax on $150-million income
    White House confirms Trump paid $38-million tax on $150-million income
    President Donald Trump made more than $152.7 million and paid $38.4 million in federal taxes in 2005, according to two pages of his federal income...
    US retaliates against Russian interference with 2016 election
    US retaliates against Russian interference with 2016 election
    President Barack Obama retaliated Thursday against Russia for cyber attacks aimed at interfering with the 2016 presidential campaign, imposing...
    Netanyahu says ‘no doubt’ US behind UN vote on settlements
    Netanyahu says ‘no doubt’ US behind UN vote on settlements
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stepped up his broadside at the U.S. government after the UN Security Council declared Israel’s settlements...
    Samsung scraps production of the Note 7 over fire concerns
    Samsung scraps production of the Note 7 over fire concerns
    Samsung Electronics Co. is ending production of its problematic Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, taking the drastic step of killing off a smartphone that...
    Biden given frosty reception in Turkey after Erdogan demands extradition of Gülen
    Biden given frosty reception in Turkey after Erdogan demands extradition of Gülen
    From the minute he stepped off the plane this week, United States Vice-President Joe Biden’s trip to Turkey seemed ill-fated.
    Rand at a nine-month high against the dollar as election results trickle in
    Rand at a nine-month high against the dollar as election results trickle in
    The rand strengthened to a nine-month high against the dollar to lead global currency gains as results from South African local-government...
    Gordhan answers police questions on South African tax unit
    Gordhan answers police questions on South African tax unit
    South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has responded to questions from a special police unit known as the Hawks even as he insisted the law...
    Gordhan's job seen at risk as feud with Hawks continues
    Gordhan's job seen at risk as feud with Hawks continues
    Investor fears are mounting that South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s job is in jeopardy as he engages in a public feud with...
    Hawks say Gordhan can't stymie probe
    Hawks say Gordhan can't stymie probe
    South African police indicated they will force Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to answer questions about an investigative unit that was created by...
    Battle for treasury puts Gordhan's stability vow at risk
    Battle for treasury puts Gordhan's stability vow at risk
    South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s complaint of police “harassment” signaled that a deepening battle over the independence of...