Economy

Manufacturing surge pushes industrial production up 0.3 pct

10 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. industrial production increased 0.3 per cent in December, led by the biggest surge in manufacturing in ten months. The Federal Reserve said Friday that that...
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Zimbabwe reportedly turned off the entire country's internet to shut up people protesting its out-of-control economy

Zimbabwe reportedly turned off the entire country's internet to shut up people protesting its out-of-control economy

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Zimbabwe's government has reportedly cut off the country's internet, an effort to keep control of increasingly violent protests. The largest internet provider in the country...
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Shutdown Flights, Moonves Fights, Tesla Cuts: CEO Daily for January 18, 2019

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. If innovation is the key to business success in today's economy, then what is the key to innovation? What makes it happen? Companies today spend a lot of time on...
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In the week ahead, several regularly scheduled economic releases will be missing

3 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

The stock market is not the economy. And as the partial government shutdown drags on, that has never been more accurate. In the week ahead, several regularly scheduled economic...
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How the shutdown will inflict lasting damage

4 hours ago   |   Politico

The longest government shutdown in U.S. history will scar the federal bureaucracy and U.S. economy long after the doors are unlocked and workers return. The feds will struggle...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Netflix's stock fell after a slight Q4 revenue miss and solid subscriber-growth numbers. The results came just...
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China, German promise closer financial co-operation

8 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

BEIJING - China and Germany promised Friday to open their markets wider to each other's banks and insurers, giving Beijing a burst of positive trade news amid conflicts with...
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Trump Economy Good for Wealthy, Not Working People

11 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

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Business Highlights

15 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

China says economy czar to visit Washington for trade talks BEIJING - The top U.S. and Chinese trade envoys will hold talks in Washington this month in a...
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Creative career symposium set for Albany

17 hours ago   |   Times Union

Albany Advice on how to start an unorthodox career will be offered at a Friday seminar by the Alliance for the Creative Economy. Owners of business including gemstone therapy...
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Watch: Legendary great white shark, 'Deep Blue,' filmed swimming with divers

Watch: Legendary great white shark, 'Deep Blue,' filmed swimming with divers

A great white shark, believed to be one of the largest on the planet, has been spotted by divers as it fed on a whale carcass off the coast of Hawaii. Read more ...

Democrats: This New Report on Trump One of the Worst Yet

Democrats: This New Report on Trump One of the Worst Yet

Michael Cohen has admitted that he lied to Congress about Donald Trump's ambition to build a tower in Russia. But a new report from BuzzFeed adds a wrinkle that has bombshell... Read more ...

Videocast: Winter Storm Warnings this weekend

Videocast: Winter Storm Warnings this weekend

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These Are the Americans Who Were Killed in Syria This Week

These Are the Americans Who Were Killed in Syria This Week

Three of the four Americans killed in a bomb blast in Syria on Wednesday have been identified. The Department of Defense said Special Forces Chief Warrant Officer Jonathan... Read more ...

Tesla to sack over 3,000 workers amid poor profits and Model 3 production...

Tesla to sack over 3,000 workers amid poor profits and Model 3 production challenges

Electric car maker Tesla is planning to fire around seven percent of its full-time staff, as the road ahead will be “very difficult,” according to an email sent to employees by... Read more ...

Tesla to cut workforce by 7 percent, expects lower Q4 profit

Tesla to cut workforce by 7 percent, expects lower Q4 profit

Tesla Inc said on Friday it would cut 7 percent of its workforce - or some 3,400 jobs - to rein in costs as it plans to increase production of lower-priced versions of its... Read more ...

Good Samaritan transports surgeon, donor kidney from Cranberry to Erie after...

Good Samaritan transports surgeon, donor kidney from Cranberry to Erie after flat tire

Transporting a kidney proved to be more difficult than transplanting it for one UPMC surgeon. Read more ...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for planned trip abroad

On Thursday the president denied the House speaker an aircraft for a planned trip abroad. Read more ...

Former Chicago Cop Jason Van Dyke To Be Sentenced For Laquan McDonald Murder

Former Chicago Cop Jason Van Dyke To Be Sentenced For Laquan McDonald Murder

The 2014 shooting was captured on an infamous video that showed McDonald, who was carrying a knife with a three-inch blade, walking away from Van Dyke just before the officer... Read more ...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll rigging

President Donald Trump's former "fixer" Michael Cohen said he paid the head of a small technology company thousands in 2015 to rig online polls at "the direction of and for the... Read more ...