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Trump asks SEC to study six-month reporting system for public firms

Trump's proposal, offered in a 7:30 a.m. tweet , took the securities industry by surprise and prompted some to worry that it could unintention...

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Italy bridge collapse: Three more bodies found under the rubble

A few hours earlier, the bodies of an Italian couple and their 9-year-old daughter were found in their smashed vehicle under a big block of conc...

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Tesla and Elon Musk under fire as SEC issues subpoenas

The subpoena, from the Securities and Exchange Commission, comes days after regulators began inquiring about an August 7 Twitter post by Musk...

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It's a pain being me, says Elon Musk after tough year

A couple of years ago, Tesla approached Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg about the job, Mr Musk told the newspaper, but added that no ...

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United States stocks rally as Turkish lira rebounds from record low - USA

Technology stocks were the biggest drag on the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq, with the S&P 500 technology index .SPLRCT down 1.1 percent. The Nasdaq co...

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USA threatens ‘second wave’ of Turkey sanctions over detained pastor

The US has threatened to slap Turkey with more sanctions if it does not release a Christian evangelical pastor held on terrorism charges. He s...

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China announcement of trade talks come as a relief to world markets

We recently told you that Pastor Andrew had been released from a Turkish prison and was allowed to return to his house in Turkey where he now ...

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Google return in China in doubt after employee outcry

According to the report , the secretive project, codenamed Dragonfly , led to a protest by 1,000 Google employees who objected to the company'...

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Turks film themselves smashing iPhones amid US-Turkey trade war

Kristina Arriaga, vice chair of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom, recently returned from Turkey. President Donald Trump ...

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USA threatens more Turkey sanctions if pastor not freed

The growing tensions between Washington and Ankara have sent the Turkish currency tumbling to historic lows. The currency lost almost 40 per...

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U.S. threatens Turkey with more sanctions if it doesn’t free pastor

The Trump administration has threatened more sanctions if Turkey does not release Brunson. US President Donald Trump prefaced Mnuchin's r...

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White House says Turkey treated pastor 'badly'

But Lavrov, speaking on a visit to the Turkish capital on Tuesday, did not make any commitments for Russian Federation to drop the dollar in tra...

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"Damaged Legitimate Interests": China Blasts US Tariffs On Solar Panels

Steel was our greatest company", Tump told The Journal. Trump's tariffs were not popular with the U.S. solar industry, which claimed the risi...

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Setback for US Pastor Brunson as Turkey Retaliates Against Trump

Erdogan also spoke with French President Emmanuel Macron, a day after talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and a $15 billion pledge of sup...

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Equities enjoy breather as Turkish lira rebounds

Behind the scenes, however, diplomats resumed contact to ease tensions. Turkey has also raised tariffs on some USA products "in response t...

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Mnuchin Says Turkey Faces More Sanctions If Pastor Not Released

The tit-for-tat measures are part of a broader dispute between the two countries over the fate of an American citizen, Andrew Brunson , who is ...

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Bitcoin dominance reaches 50% for the first time in 2018

He explained that in the Bitcoin futures market, investors are incentivized to intentionally bring down the price of Bitcoin to cash out...

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Turkey slaps more tariffs on United States goods, escalating trade tensions

He didn't give a date for that meeting and also made no direct reference to Turkey's currency crisis. In the conference call, Albayrak said ...

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China’s Vice Commerce Minister to visit USA for trade talks

The latest headlines crossing the wires concerning China-US trade spat, cites that China's Vice Commerce Minister is said to visit the US for tr...

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Corona’s Brewer Just Bet $4 Billion on Canadian Pot

Shares of Canopy Growth shot up 26 percent to $31.01 in early trading in NY, while Constellation dropped 5.0 percent to $210.65. Makers of a...

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Turkish lira rebounds after Qatar pledges $15 billion

Neither side appears willing to back down in the dispute over Andrew Brunson , an evangelical preacher who was arrested on terrorism charges in...

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Second night of rescue efforts after deadly Italy bridge collapse

Italy's government has blamed the firm that operated the collapsed bridge for the disaster and announced a state of emergency in the region. ...

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Nigeria’s inflation dips to 11.14% in July - NBS

The rise in inflation was partly due to the increased cost of video games in the United Kingdom, as well as higher transport fares. The Home P...

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Turkey willing to talk with United States as equals over tariffs and pastor

The lira lost approximately 40 percent of its value against the dollar this year, but bounced back strongly since the beginning of the week -gai...

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Turkey 'frustrated with Qatar silence' amid U.S. sanctions imposed on Ankara

Turkey accuses Brunson of espionage and is holding him under house arrest pending his trial. Tensions between the U.S. and Turkey have been st...

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Photographic memory: Pete Souza trolls Trump with just the right Obama photos

Manigault-Newman has been on a media blitz promoting her juicy tell-all memoir Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House which...

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Turkey's tariffs on USA imports amount to $553 million, trade minister says

The currency's climb followed retaliatory tariffs by Ankara against United States goods including rice, coal and cars. The Turkish lir...

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Turkish court rejects appeal to release USA pastor

Turkey has doubled tariffs on some USA imports, such as cars, alcohol and tobacco, one day after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called for a b...

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Turkey is boycotting iPhones, but it hurts Turkey more than Apple

The Turkish lira has lost more than 40 percent of its value. The lira jumped 5.9 per cent to 6.5028 per dollar by 6:03 p.m.in Istanbul . ...

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Vermont’s Christine Hallquist becomes first openly transgender gubernatorial candidate

Vermont Democratic candidate Christine Hallquist embraces supporters after claiming victory during her election night party. Hallquist said ...

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