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Asian shares drift as tariff deadline looms, pound eases on YouGov poll

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian stocks drifted on Wednesday as Sino-U.S. trade talks showed little progress ahead of a weekend deadline for the imposition of additional U.S. tariffs, and the pound...
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Asian shares adrift as tariff deadline looms

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian stocks flatlined on Wednesday as Sino-U.S. trade talks approached a weekend deadline with little sign of progress, while a tightening of the UK election race knocked the...
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Democrats Embrace Controversial Strategy With Trump, Trade, and Impeachment

8 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   4 articles

Just after 9 a.m. on Tuesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stood with House Democrats as they announced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump for abuse of power...
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POLITICO Playbook PM: Impeachment just got real

POLITICO Playbook PM: Impeachment just got real

10 hours ago   |   Politico

HERE WE GO... THE HOUSE IS IMPEACHING THE PRESIDENT. You know this already, but we wanted to add a bit of context here. This process - the hearings, the testimony and the...
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Goldman Sachs says risks of 'sizable election surprises' are driving traders into hedges against a plunge in the pound

Goldman Sachs says risks of 'sizable election surprises' are driving traders into hedges against a plunge in the pound

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Traders are protecting against at drop in the pound they expect in the next week. More traders are also betting that there will be less upside in the pound vs. the US...
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Here's Trump's top 25 donors in Kentucky for the 2020 presidential election

Here's Trump's top 25 donors in Kentucky for the 2020 presidential election

13 hours ago   |   WLKY

Louisville Business First is analyzing public data available from the Federal Election Commission.
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Stocks open lower on Wall Street ahead of US tariff deadline

15 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Major stock indexes are opening lower on Wall Stret ahead of a U.S. tariff deadline on Chinese imports this weekend. Investors expect President Donald Trump to put off or scrap...
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The U.K. Election Means Big Change for Business-No Matter Who Wins

16 hours ago   |   Fortune

Thursday's general election in the United Kingdom will change the country's course. Parties and the electorate are more polarized than they have been in decades, so major...
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Five ways that Albany could punish real estate in 2020

18 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Real estate interests got a butt-kicking in Albany this year - but state legislators might not be done. The new legislative session starts next month, and it's an election...
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Big Real Estate facing new limits on NY state campaign contributions

18 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

New York is about to slash the amounts that real estate donors and other large contributors can give to candidates for governor and other statewide offices. The state's Public...
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Hundreds of Saudi military personnel at US bases have been grounded after...

Hundreds of Saudi military personnel at US bases have been grounded after the deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola

Roughly 300 Saudi military aviation students at Naval Air Stations Pensacola, Whiting Field, and Mayport have been grounded for a safety stand-down and operational pause in the... Read more ...

Trump's new major trade deal looks a lot like NAFTA. Here are key...

Trump's new major trade deal looks a lot like NAFTA. Here are key differences between them

President Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced a deal on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement that will bring it to a vote in Congress and remove the... Read more ...

Pete Buttigieg reveals the clients he consulted for at McKinsey, a company...

Pete Buttigieg reveals the clients he consulted for at McKinsey, a company he now calls 'amoral'

Under mounting pressure for transparency, South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg revealed a list of clients he worked for while a consultant at McKinsey & Company between 2007 and... Read more ...

Trump's new major trade deal looks a lot like NAFTA. Here are key...

Trump's new major trade deal looks a lot like NAFTA. Here are key differences between them

President Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced a deal on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement that will bring it to a vote in Congress and remove the... Read more ...

A new strain of E. coli tied to salad is causing an outbreak - here's what...

A new strain of E. coli tied to salad is causing an outbreak - here's what you need to know

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are warning people to stay away from certain salad kits. At least eight cases of E. coli have been linked with Fresh Express... Read more ...

A vibrant, young startup founder went on a work trip to Silicon Valley. One...

A vibrant, young startup founder went on a work trip to Silicon Valley. One week later, she was found dead in the back seat of her car. What happened remains a mystery

On the night of her wedding anniversary, Agnes Valenti pushed roasted cauliflower around her plate at the restaurant while her husband talked on the phone. Their daughter, Erin... Read more ...

San Francisco is so expensive, Oracle is moving its annual mega-conference...

San Francisco is so expensive, Oracle is moving its annual mega-conference to Las Vegas instead

Starting next year, Oracle will move its annual OpenWorld conference from San Francisco to Las Vegas , CNBC's Ari Levy first reported . Oracle has reportedly signed a... Read more ...

Sacramento Kings big man Nemanja Bjelica drained a deep three at the buzzer...

Sacramento Kings big man Nemanja Bjelica drained a deep three at the buzzer to stun the Rockets after Russell Westbrook called game with 1 second left

Sacramento Kings big man Nemanja Bjelica silenced Russell Westbrook and the Houston Rockets with a buzzer-beating game-winner from long range in a thriller Monday... Read more ...

Democrats and White House announce NAFTA rewrite, giving Trump a win as his...

Democrats and White House announce NAFTA rewrite, giving Trump a win as his impeachment scandal rages

Congress on Tuesday reached an agreement with the White House on a rewrite of a 25-year-old trade pact with Mexico and Canada. The deal offers President Donald Trump and... Read more ...

The top 10 viral videos on TikTok this year include 'Kombucha Girl,' Crocs...

The top 10 viral videos on TikTok this year include 'Kombucha Girl,' Crocs, shaving cream, and David Dobrik

TikTok had a huge year in 2019, surging in popularity, creating viral stars, and influencing pop culture. The top 10 viral videos of the year on TikTok show comedy reigns on... Read more ...