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U.S. EPA chief hints vehicle CO2 limits will tighten  01h47 23 octobre
The Trump administration’s chief environmental regulator said on Tuesday final U.S. vehicle carbon dioxide standards due out later this year could be more restrictive than current rules enacted by the Obama administration because they will eliminate certain loopholes.
Biden to step up attack on Trump’s economic policies in Pennsylvania speech  00h45 23 octobre
Democratic U.S. presidential contender Joe Biden plans to tout his economic policy credentials and double down on his attacks on President Donald Trump in a speech on Wednesday in the electoral battleground state of Pennsylvania.
Support for impeaching Trump soars among independents: Reuters Ipsos poll  00h38 23 octobre
Support for impeaching U.S. President Donald Trump surged among political independents and rose by 3 three percentage points overall since last week, according to a Reuters Ipsos poll released on Tuesday.
Facebook probe by U.S. states expands to 47 attorneys general  00h26 23 octobre
A New York-led probe into allegations that Facebook Inc put consumer data at risk and pushed up advertising rates has expanded to include attorneys general from 47 U.S. states and territories, New York Attorney General Letitia James said in a statement on Tuesday.
Exclusive: Trump’s G7 and trade adviser Kelly Ann Shaw to leave White House - officials  23h39 22 octobre
President Donald Trump’s G7 and trade adviser, Kelly Ann Shaw, is leaving his administration for a position in the private sector, White House officials said on Tuesday, marking the departure of one of the most senior women on the president’s economic team.
U.S. presidential hopeful Warren rallies with striking Chicago teachers  22h59 22 octobre
U.S. Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren rallied with striking Chicago teachers on Tuesday, expressing support for the union’s demands before the country’s third-largest school system canceled classes for a fifth day.
Lori Loughlin among those facing new charges in U.S. college admissions scam  22h03 22 octobre
Actress Lori Loughlin is facing a new bribery charge after federal prosecutors on Tuesday said they brought additional charges against 18 wealthy parents, university athletic officials and others accused of participating in the largest U.S. college admissions scam ever uncovered.
Teenager wounded in shooting near California high school -police  19h32 22 octobre
Police said a possible suspect has been apprehended after a person was shot and wounded on Tuesday just outside a high school in Santa Rosa, California.
Hopes dashed’: Chicago teachers strike to enter fourth school da  18h33 22 octobre
School classes were called off for a fourth day in Chicago after the city and striking teachers in the third-largest U.S. school system failed to settle a contract dispute over issues such as class size and staffing.
Trump administration says Obamacare plan premiums to fall  13h08 22 octobre
Monthly premiums for an average 2020 Obamacare health insurance plan will fall about 4 percent from this year, according to a report released Tuesday by the Trump administration, which has tried to dismantle the program.
Former President Carter hospitalized with broken pelvis after fall  12h24 22 octobre
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized with a minor pelvic fracture after a fall on Monday night, the Carter Center said on Tuesday, the second such accident this month for the nation’s oldest living president.
Pedestrian fatalities on U.S. roads hit almost 30-year high  12h09 22 octobre
U.S. traffic deaths fell 2.4% in 2018 to 36,560 although the number of pedestrians killed rose to its highest level in nearly three decades, the U.S. auto safety agency said Tuesday.
Wildfires threaten southern California homes, prompt evacuations  09h27 22 octobre
California firefighters worked through the night into early Tuesday to tackle a pair of wildfires threatening people’s homes.
Facebook announces steps to clamp down on misinformation ahead of 2020 election  09h08 22 octobre
Facebook has announced steps to combat misinformation and voter suppression ahead of the November 2020 U.S. presidential election, on the same day it disclosed the removal of a network of Russian accounts targeting U.S. voters on Instagram.
Wildfire threatens homes, prompts evacuations in California  06h08 22 octobre
A wildfire raced up a steep hillside to threaten scores of homes in the Los Angeles coastal enclave of Pacific Palisades on Monday, prompting evacuations as water-dropping helicopters and firefighters swarmed the area to battle the flames.