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File- This Feb. 1, 2017, file photo shows Affordable Solar president Kevin Bassalleck talking about the full-time positions his company will create as Gov. Susana Martinez listens during a news conference in Albuquerque, N.M. Some in the U.S. solar-power industry are hoping a decision this week by President Donald Trump doesn’t bring on an eclipse. Companies that install solar-power systems for homeowners and utilities are bracing for Trump’s call on whether to slap tariffs on imported panels. Bassalleck, said tariffs would hurt homegrown companies that make racks, tracking systems and electronics that are part of a power system. He said jobs at those companies are hard to outsource.  (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File)
The Latest: Mexico slams US decision on solar panels tariffMexico says it regrets the United States' decision not to exclude it from tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
File- This Feb. 1, 2017, file photo shows Affordable Solar president Kevin Bassalleck talking about the full-time positions his company will create as Gov. Susana Martinez listens during a news conference in Albuquerque, N.M. Some in the U.S. solar-power industry are hoping a decision this week by President Donald Trump doesn’t bring on an eclipse. Companies that install solar-power systems for homeowners and utilities are bracing for Trump’s call on whether to slap tariffs on imported panels. Bassalleck, said tariffs would hurt homegrown companies that make racks, tracking systems and electronics that are part of a power system. He said jobs at those companies are hard to outsource.  (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File)
Solar industry on edge as Trump weighs tariffs on panelsTrump is set to decide soon on possible tariffs for imported solar panels
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, center, heads to the Senate for a procedural vote to reopen the government, Monday Jan. 22, 2018, on day three of the government shutdown on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Senators strike a deal re-opening government after 69 hours69-hour shutdown: Trump signs bill re-opening government after lawmakers agree to a deal giving immigration, other issues their day in Senate
The Associated Press1 hour ago
People walk past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. Asian stock markets posted strong gains on Tuesday, as an upbeat forecast for global economic growth and the end of the U.S. government shutdown added to the market's optimistic mood. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Asian shares rise on global growth hopes, US shutdown's endAsian stock markets posted strong gains on Tuesday, as an upbeat forecast for global economic growth and the end of the U.S. government shutdown lifted sentiment.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Jan. 18, 2018 photo, former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva speaks during a meeting with artists and intellectuals in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Da Silva is facing charges in six other cases. Among the accusations against him are that he received kickbacks in the form of properties for performing favors and accepted bribes from Odebrecht in exchange for helping the construction giant secure credit lines from the state development bank. Da Silva’s defense team has rejected all of the accusations, saying evidence is lacking or invented and that prosecutors and judges are persecuting him because they want to stain his time in office and prevent him from running for president again. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
AP Explains: What's next for Brazil's da Silva after appealAP Explains: A look at the case against Brazil's former President da Silva ahead of his appeal and what's next for the politician
The Associated Press2 hours ago
The town sign stands in the snow at the entrance to Davos, Switzerland, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. The 48th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, takes place in the city and brings together entrepreneurs, scientists, chief executives and political leaders from Jan. 23 to 26. (AP Photo/David Keyton)
India's Modi to pitch country's credentials to Davos forumThe World Economic Forum officially gets underway Tuesday with Indian leader Narendra Modi offering the keynote speech
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda arrives at the BOJ headquarters in Tokyo Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. The BOJ has opted to keep intact its unprecedented monetary stimulus despite stronger than expected growth. (Naohiko Hatta/Kyodo News via AP)
Japan central bank keeps lax monetary policy unchangedThe Bank of Japan has opted to keep intact its unprecedented monetary stimulus despite signs the economy is gaining steam
The Associated Press2 hours ago
South Korea's Financial Services Commission Vice Chair Kim Yong-beom, center, speaks at the government complex in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. South Korea said Tuesday that local banks will launch a real-name system for crypto currency trading that make anonymous transactions to be traceable as the country seeks to curb speculation and criminal activities. (Kim Seung-doo/Yonhap via AP)
South Korea to start real-name trading of crypto currencySouth Korean says local banks will launch a real-name system for crypto currency trading and report suspicious activities to authorities starting next week
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Hope, fear as Puerto Rico moves to privatize power companyPuerto Ricans divided between hope, fear as U.S. territory moves to privatize power company
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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