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EU tax on big digital companies could be struck by March: French minister

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

A European Union-wide tax on the world's top digital companies could be reached by the end of March, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said in an interview published on...
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Shutdown, Trade, Stock Volatility Drive U.S. Consumer Confidence to Lowest Level of Trump Era

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Consumer confidence in the U.S. sank to its lowest point since President Trump took office, thanks to a host of factors that included a government shutdown that stretched into...
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Don't Look Now, but the Dow Is on It's Longest Weekly Winning Streak Since Last Summer

1 day ago   |   Fortune

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied 1.4% Friday on encouraging news about the trade tensions between the U.S. and China, helping the benchmark stock index to close the...
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Liberals push rosy economic message at cabinet retreat, but dispute with China looms large

Liberals push rosy economic message at cabinet retreat, but dispute with China looms large

1 day ago   |   National Post

SHERBROOKE, Que. - Liberal cabinet ministers on Friday wrapped up a three-day retreat in the southeast Quebec city of Sherbrooke - a riding currently held by the NDP in a...
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Remembering Vanguard Founder Jack Bogle-Before He Became an Investment Legend

1 day ago   |   Fortune

To Paul Haaga, Jack Bogle displayed an aura of greatness long before he became a legend. As a 24-year-old MBA/JD student at the University of Pennsylvania in the early 1970s...
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Market Woes, CLOs, and Jho Low: What We Learned From Wall Street Earnings Week

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Six of Wall Street's largest financial institutions opened their books to the public this week, revealing a blockbuster quarter for the industry and some insight into a...
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Term Sheet - Friday, January 18

1 day ago   |   Fortune

WALL STREET'S UNLIKELY STAR Good morning, Term Sheet readers. When Brian Moynihan became CEO of Bank of America in 2010, he was dismissed as a colorless attorney who lacked the...
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Malaysia open to talks if Goldman pays $7.5 billion, minister says

1 day ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Malaysia's finance minister said on Friday the government would be ready to discuss dropping criminal charges against Goldman Sachs linked to the 1MDB scandal if the bank pays...
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‘I wanted to get into the market'

1 day ago   |   National Post

Muhammad Kazi's lived in Toronto for four years and was keen to get on the property ladder. The 37-year-old recruitment manager spent two years saving and one year doing...
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Malaysia will forget all about the Goldman Sachs 1MDB scandal for the low low price of $7.5 billion

Malaysia will forget all about the Goldman Sachs 1MDB scandal for the low low price of $7.5 billion

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Malaysia's finance minister has hinted that the country's government may consider dropping charges against Goldman Sachs over its alleged role in the 1MDB scandal in return for...
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Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Henry Cejudo needed just 32 seconds to KO T.J. Dillashaw

Henry Cejudo needed just 32 seconds to KO T.J. Dillashaw

Henry Cejudo's best chance to beat T.J. Dillashaw was supposed to be to outwrestle him. Instead, the 125-pound champion dominated Dillashaw with his fists. It took just 32... Read more ...

Harden scores 48 points, Rockets beat Lakers 138-134 in OT

Harden scores 48 points, Rockets beat Lakers 138-134 in OT

HOUSTON - James Harden scored 48 points, Eric Gordon added 30 and the Houston Rockets overcame a 21-point deficit to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 138-134 in overtime Saturday night. Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

NEW YORK - Henry Cejudo needed only a record 32 seconds to defend his 125-pound title in New York. Cejudo's next defense was a passionate one for the flyweights - and the hope... Read more ...

UFC on ESPN+ 1 bonuses: Donald Cerrone doubles up for $100K

UFC on ESPN+ 1 bonuses: Donald Cerrone doubles up for $100K

Gallery Donald Cerrone def. Alexander Hernandez at UFC on ESPN+ 1: Best photos view 10 images Henry Cejudo , Donald Cerrone and Alexander Hernandez each earned $50,000 bonuses... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Allen Crowder delivered on his promise to upset controversial debuting heavyweight Greg Hardy - however it didn't go down the way he wanted - in the UFC on ESPN+ 1... Read more ...

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova took under an hour to beat American teenager Amanda Anisimova and return to the Australian Open... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Henry Cejudo's quick TKO of T.J. Dillashaw at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Twitter reacts to Henry Cejudo's quick TKO of T.J. Dillashaw at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Henry Cejudo denied T.J. Dillashaw 's chance at history on Saturday when he defended his UFC flyweight championship in the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 1. Cejudo emerged... Read more ...