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U.S. SEC freezes assets of 18 traders over alleged manipulation

48 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Wednesday it has obtained an asset freeze against 18 traders over a market-manipulation scheme through which they reaped...
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Pence's mission to Turkey could be his most significant yet

57 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

Vice President Mike Pence departs for Turkey to undertake arguably his most significant mission yet, seeking to halt a weeklong assault on Syrian Kurds begun after President...
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SEC freezes assets of 18 China-based traders over manipulation

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Wednesday that it has obtained an asset freeze against 18 China-based traders over a market-manipulation scheme.
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Teva to donate over $15 billion worth of drugs in opioid settlement: source

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Teva Pharmaceuticals is in talks to contribute over $15 billion worth of drugs as part of a settlement to resolve lawsuits alleging it helped fuel the U.S. opioid crisis, a...
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Weak U.S. retail sales cast shadow over slowing economy

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. retail sales fell for the first time in seven months in September, suggesting that manufacturing-led weakness could be spreading to the broader economy, keeping the door...
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Oil rises 1% on hopes OPEC will extend supply cuts, weaker U.S. dollar

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Oil rose about 1.4% on Wednesday, gaining support due to signs that OPEC and allied producers will continue to curb supplies in December, a weaker U.S. dollar and as traders...
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Coca-Cola Wins U.S. Corporate Transparency Award, New Ranking Shows

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

Coca-Cola won for overall transparency in corporate disclosures, a new ranking shows.
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Impeachment Inquiry Delves Deeper Into Trump, Giuliani's Ukraine Dealings

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

The House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump is exposing new details about unease in the State Department and White House about Trump's actions toward the Ukraine...
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Fed survey finds US economy being hurt by trade battles

3 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

The U.S. economy was expanding at a modest pace in September and into October despite the fact manufacturing was being hurt by rising trade tensions and weaker global growth...
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Stocks flat on data, earnings; pound volatile

3 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

A gauge of world stock markets was flat on Wednesday as U.S. data that raised concerns about a slowing economy was offset by a solid start to earnings season, while sterling...
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GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest...

GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest strike in decades

The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative agreement for a new, four-year contract. GM's nearly 50,000 hourly workers have been on strike for almost... Read more ...

Trump warned Turkish President Erdogan not to be a 'tough guy' and a 'fool'...

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Netflix says 'Stranger Things' season 3 was watched by 64 million households...

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A New Jersey school district wants to ban students from attending prom if...

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GM And UAW Reach Tentative Agreement To End National Strike

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When the UAW's GM national council reviews the deal's terms Thursday, it will decide whether nearly 50,000 workers should remain on strike or if they should go back to work... Read more ...

Google launched the Pixel 4, Nest Mini, and 3 other new devices this week...

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Google announced five new gadgets at its Made By Google launch event. As expected, the company unveiled its new flagship Pixel 4 smartphone, as well as a Nest Mini smart... Read more ...

NASA's Hubble space telescope just took incredible photos of a visiting...

NASA's Hubble space telescope just took incredible photos of a visiting comet from another star system

NASA 's Hubble Space Telescope has snapped a clear photo of the second interstellar visitor ever detected in our solar system . The comet , called 2I/Borisov, came from an... Read more ...

Elton John says the 'Lion King' remake was a 'huge disappointment': 'The...

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