Author Archives: Justina Binsfeld

Iran, world powers resume talks on US return to nuclear deal

VIENNA (AP) — World powers opened a fifth round of talks with Iran aimed at bringing the United States back into the landmark 2015 nuclear deal meant to prevent the Islamic Republic from obtaining an atomic bomb, with both sides expressing hope Tuesday that it might be the final series of negotiations. The talks in […]

US consumers are feeling less confident about economy’s prospects

Americans are still feeling pretty good about the current state of the United States economy, but less so about its short-term outlook.  Americans are still feeling pretty good about the current state of the United States economy, but less so about its short-term outlook. The latest survey by The Conference Board showed its Consumer Confidence […]

US removes Xiaomi’s designation as a Communist Chinese Military Company

Xiaomi, one of China’s high-profile tech firms that fell in the crosshairs of the Trump administration, has been removed from a U.S. government blacklist that designated it as a Communist Chinese Military Company. The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has vacated the Department of Defence’s designation of Xiaomi as a CCMC in January, […]