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By Ernest Scheyder ENDERLIN, N.D. (Reuters) - After her shift at the TraXside Cafe in the southeast North Dakota hamlet of Enderlin, all Karla Souer wants to do is go home. Partly thanks to North Dakota's energy boom, twenty-eight of the railroad's trains now traverse the city every day. Desperate for a solution, Enderlin's city councilors last month banned train breaks longer than 10 minutes. Canadian Pacific contends the order violates interstate commerce laws.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Democrats' top message man is urging the party leftward in the wake of crushing midterm election losses, saying working Americans want a robust government that will promote education access, labor bargaining rights, progressive taxes and more.
By Aruna Viswanatha WASHINGTON (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc will pay $12.5 million to resolve charges that its Swiss private banking unit illegally offered services to U.S. clients without being properly registered, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Tuesday. HSBC Private Bank agreed to admit wrongdoing to settle the claims, the latest in a series of cases U.S. authorities have brought against Swiss banks that helped Americans keep money in overseas accounts and often avoid paying taxes. ...