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Ahead of election, tech could unite Europe's populist groups

12 minutes ago   |   National Post

PARIS - .The web platform was named for a revered French populist philosopher and created by an Italian internet entrepreneur to transform common grievances into proposals and...
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60-hour weeks, ambulance call-outs, and 'swag bucks': 30 employees describe the intense reality of working for Amazon during its busiest time of the year

60-hour weeks, ambulance call-outs, and 'swag bucks': 30 employees describe the intense reality of working for Amazon during its busiest time of the year

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider spoke to 30 current and former Amazon workers across the US, the UK, and Europe about what it's like to work during peak season. Amazon's unseen army of...
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Google's former CFO wants to fund Europe's Facebook and Google before Silicon Valley buyers 'take them out'

Google's former CFO wants to fund Europe's Facebook and Google before Silicon Valley buyers 'take them out'

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Google's former chief financial officer, Patrick Pichette, will invest in European startups as a general partner at Canadian venture capital firm Inovia Capital. Pichette will...
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Here is what you need to know. Revenue collapsed at the end of the year at Europe's biggest bank, and it's being blamed on Trump's trade war. "Growth rates are certainly lower...
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Europe to Mike Pence: No, Thank You

2 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

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You Can't Blame Brexit Alone for the U.K. Auto Industry's Woes

2 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Tuesday morning's confirmation that Honda will close a major U.K. plant appears to confirm that Brexit is hammering the auto industry before it even happens. However, the truth...
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Survey shows no rebound for slowing Germany economy

2 hours ago   |   ABC News

An index of investor confidence in Germany has improved slightly but remains well below its long-term average amid ongoing signs of weakness in Europe's largest economy
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Russia Has a Case. So Does America. So Save the Nuclear Treaty

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Contention over the I.N.F. missile control treaty is complicated by suspicions on both sides that the other has broken its rules.
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Germany's Merkel suggests rethink of EU competition policy

3 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Europe may need to rethink its competition rules if it wants to create companies that can play a significant role on the global stage...
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Revenues at Europe's biggest bank 'collapsed' at the end of 2018 - and it's blaming Trump's trade war with China

Revenues at Europe's biggest bank 'collapsed' at the end of 2018 - and it's blaming Trump's trade war with China

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Annual results for Europe's largest bank, HSBC, missed analyst expectations on Tuesday, with the bank's CEO saying revenues "collapsed" at the end of 2018. The bank saw...
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Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Sen. Bernie Sanders announces 2020 presidential run

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has announced a second run for president. Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at age 85, French media report

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at age 85, French media report

The iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is dead, French news site Pure People reported on Tuesday. The German-born couturier and photographer reportedly died in hospital in... Read more ...

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

'Really awesome': Officer leaves pregnant waitress big tip on $9 bill

Included with the tip was a message: “Enjoy your first, you will never forget it.” Read more ...

16 states sue Trump over national emergency to fund border wall

16 states sue Trump over national emergency to fund border wall

It's the latest challenge to hit the Trump administration, which already faces a litany of lawsuits over the national emergency declaration. Read more ...

16 states sue Trump over national emergency to fund border wall

16 states sue Trump over national emergency to fund border wall

It's the latest challenge to hit the Trump administration, which already faces a litany of lawsuits over the national emergency declaration. Read more ...

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Jussie Smollett Allegedly Wanted ‘Bigger Reaction' From Threatening Letter

Investigators looking into the alleged hate crime against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett are examining a threatening letter sent last month. A source told CBS Chicago, "when... Read more ...

Officials say tractor-trailer hanging off bridge after deadly crash

Officials say tractor-trailer hanging off bridge after deadly crash

One person is dead after a crash involving a car and an 18-wheeler carrying chickens which is hanging off a bridge in Anderson County, according to officials on scene. Read more ...

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dead at 85

The German designer, who was the creative director for Chanel and Fendi, has died at age 85. Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. Revenue collapsed at the end of the year at Europe's biggest bank, and it's being blamed on Trump's trade war. "Growth rates are certainly lower... Read more ...

Poll: 6-In-10 Disapprove Of Trump's Declaration Of A National Emergency

Poll: 6-In-10 Disapprove Of Trump's Declaration Of A National Emergency

A new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll finds the majority of Americans oppose the president's national emergency declaration, don't believe there is an emergency and believe... Read more ...