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North, South Korea leaders to meet at border for summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Friday as the latter crosses a military ...
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A failed US-North Korea summit could increase the risk of armed conflict

If diplomatic talks between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un don't produce any kind of agreement on ...
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Telecommunications companies are angling for ‘the next level’

Content is still king. That's the message from media executives at the 2018 APOS summit, in Bali, but it's not platforms ...
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Cramer: Don’t panic over the rising 10-year Treasury yield

The 10-year Treasury yield reached 3 percent Tuesday morning for the first time in five years, causing all major indices to ...
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After-hours buzz: FB, T, CMG & more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Shares of Facebook surged 7 percent after hours. The social networking service's ...
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Allegiant Air: Bookings return to near normal after ’60 Minutes’ report criticized safety record

Allegiant Travel Co. bookings fell and cancellations rose following a report on CBS' "60 Minutes" that criticized the company's safety record, ...
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Facebook’s cash hoard has more than doubled in two years

Facebook is a cash machine. No matter the deteriorating public sentiment or concern about the company's reliance on mobile ads, businesses ...
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Without mentioning his buddy Trump by name, France’s Macron just tore into the US president’s policies

There's no election for leadership of the "liberal world order" — the U.S.-constructed system of laws and values underpinning American prosperity ...
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Forget smartphones, this ‘Staten Island Hustle’ star invested $200,000 in a ‘dumb’ phone

It's no secret consumers love smart phones: One report estimated there will be six billion of them by 2020. And, the ...
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How fake Mark Zuckerbergs scam Facebook users out of their cash

A Facebook notification on Gary Bernhardt's phone woke him up one night last November with incredible news: a message from Mark ...
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Trump VA pick Ronny Jackson denies wrecking a car after new allegations emerge

Dr. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's embattled pick for Veterans Affairs secretary, allegedly provided a "large supply" of the opioid Percocet ...
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Stocks still have further to drop but S&P will rally to 2,850 by year-end: Piper Jaffray

The S&P 500 should end the year about 200 points higher from its current level, but not without first falling further, ...
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Nearly $100B has been wiped off FANG this week. Here’s how to trade it

The FANG stocks have said goodbye to roughly $88 billion in market cap this week. One strategist has a game plan ...
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AMD stock jumps after chipmaker’s earnings top estimates

AMD shares jumped nearly 10 percent on Wednesday after the chipmaker reported better-than-expected first quarter results.

Judge orders hearing in Michael Cohen case as she mulls appointing watchdog for Trump files

A judge considering whether to appoint a special watchdog to review legal files related to President Donald Trump ordered prosecutors and ...
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The personality traits of people who live to 100

In Italy's mountainous Cilento region on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea, it is not uncommon for villagers to live well ...
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Dollar’s rise crushes doubters after Trump dials back on trade threats

The dollar has been moving higher, crushing doubters and trading more on rising U.S. interest rates than on President Donald Trump's ...
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Connecticut is going after hedge funds for more money to fill its budget gap


Bruce McGuire, the president of the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association, was holding court at a cocktail reception at Greenwich harbour late ...
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Watch: White House briefs press as Trump administration defends travel ban in court

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General Electric faces protests from workers and shareholders at annual meeting

General Electric employees and shareholders voiced frustration on Wednesday with the company's poor performance, while attending the first annual meeting under ...
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Facebook exec: We won’t remove offensive posts if users are clear about the context

Facebook is working to stop bad content from showing up on the website, but the company's head of global policy said ...
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US pecan growers are using the potential trade war to sell more nuts

The humble pecan is being rebranded as more than just pie. Pecan growers and suppliers are hoping to sell U.S. consumers ...
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This is why millennial men want a spouse who earns more than they do

Well, I ain't saying he's a gold digger, but if he's a millennial looking to get married, he just might be ...
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