Elon Musk is not convinced Falcon Heavy’s maiden launch will be a success

SpaceX CEO says developing the booster rocket has been ‘harder than initially thought’ and there is a good chance it ‘will not make it to ...

John McCain has ‘aggressive’ form of brain cancer

The Republican senator, who was Obama’s adversary in the 2008 presidential election, faces a poor prognosis

Dead healthcare bill on the menu at Trump’s Senate lunch

Republicans face the once-unthinkable prospect of working with Democrats to fix Obamacare — but the president is having none of it

Trump set to end his first year without hitting a single major legislative goal

Americans are not tired of winning, as Trump envisaged, but they may soon be tired of the White House’s inertia

Trump throws hissy fit, threatens to ‘let Obamacare fail’

President lashes out at Democrats and ‘some Republicans’ in Twitter storm over being ‘let down’ in his bid to scrap the Affordable Care ...

Atypical variety of mad cow disease discovered in the US

Department of Agriculture says the case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy was detected during routine surveillance and did not pose a risk to the food supply

Lower US import prices suggest inflation will remain benign

US import prices decreased 0.2% in June after an upwardly revised 0.1% decline a month earlier

The dollar plummets as US Republicans scramble over healthcare bill

With no consensus on a new healthcare bill on the horizon, a repeal-only strategy might be on the cards

Netflix now has more subscribers internationally than in the US

The company’s stock price jumped as much as 9.7% on Tuesday in New York, its biggest increase since October 2016

US imposes new sanctions on Iran regarding missile programme

The US department of treasury says it is targeting 16 entities and individuals for supporting ‘illicit Iranian actors or transnational criminal ...

Tight-lipped Maduro faces 24-hour strike for new polls, following referendum

Venezuelans were asked in the plebiscite if they would reject President Nicolas Maduro’s plan, and whether they would back fresh elections for a new ...

Republicans in chaos after second attempt to pass healthcare bill fails

The party is divided on what to do next, with President Donald Trump calling for an outright appeal of Obamacare while others suggest a bipartisan approach

Is Wall Street headed for a new subprime crash — in cars?

Details emerging about the relationship between Santander and Fiat Chrysler lay bare some of the excesses of the current subprime car boom

Venezuelans clear in their condemnation of plans to rewrite the constitution

More than 7-million people voted in the unofficial referendum to heap pressure on President Nicolas Maduro

Trump backs son on Russian meeting

ABC-Washington Post poll shows Trump’s approval rating at the six-month mark has hit just 36%

US retail sales fall more as consumers spend less on restaurants and hobbies

There were also declines in airline fares and prices for apparel, household furnishings, new motor vehicles, and used cars and trucks

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