China strikes back by going after America's energy companies

The United States has an abundance of natural gas that pollution-riddled China badly needs to wean itself off coal.

North Korea agrees to shut down missile site

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has agreed to shut one of the country's main missile testing and launch sites.

Oil prices fall amid surprise growth in U.S. crude stocks

Oil prices on Wednesday pulled back from gains racked up the previous day, pushed down amid a surprise climb in U.S. crude stockpiles.

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