Wall Street sheds gains on trade talk news

Wall Street sheds gains on trade talk news

The benchmark S&P 500 index ended flat Tuesday as investor optimism regarding the Federal Reserve's expected affirmation of its dovish policy stance was offset by reports of fault lines emerging in ongoing U.S.-China trade negotiations.
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North Korea’s ambassador to the United Nations, Kim Song, said on Saturday that denuclearization is off the negotiating table with the United States and lengthy talks with Washington are not needed. Jillian Kitchener has more.
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Party leaders campaign across the UK ahead of Thursday's election

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Party leaders took part in election campaign events across the UK on Saturday, just a few days ahead of next week's election that will determine the path for Britain's departure from the European Union.
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The Indian rape victim set on fire has died

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An imprisoned Iranian stem cell expert was released by Washington on Saturday in exchange for the liberation of a Chinese-American researcher detained in Iran for three years on spying charges.
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U.S. House votes to restore minority voting protections

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Bloomberg on his Democratic rivals: 'Trump will eat 'em up'

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Ruiz and Joshua get set for rematch in Saudi Arabia

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White House won't participate in Trump impeachment hearing

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Thunberg says 'our voices' being heard but not translating into action

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