South Korea's economy grows at fastest pace in 3 quarters

South Korea, Asia's fourth-largest economy, grew at the fastest clip in nearly a year thanks to recovery in exports, the central bank said Thursday, despite a backlash from Chinese consumers over the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system.



The Latest: California universal health measure advances

The Latest on California lawmakers' single-payer health care proposal (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Hundreds of nurses have rallied in support of a California proposal to create a government-funded health care system that would eliminate health insurance companies.

Judge could rule soon to let beer stores keep licenses

Four Nebraska beer stores could learn soon whether they can stay in business near a South Dakota Indian reservation plagued by alcoholism while they appeal a state regulator's ruling that could force them to close.



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Trump plan would cut taxes for companies — and people, too WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump proposed dramatic cuts in corporate and personal taxes Wednesday in an overhaul his administration asserts will spur national economic growth and bring jobs and prosperity to America's middle class.