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Trade wars: Trump demands India drops 'unacceptable' tariffs - business live

15 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as US president blasts India for raising tariffs on American goods Trump: New Indian tariffs are unacceptable...
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‘Hard Brexit six months ago would have been significantly better than one today'

57 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Having a “Hard Brexit” six months ago would have been significantly better than having one today, business leaders from around the north-east heard yesterday. Around 100...
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Democrats began sorting wheat from chaff. Beto was chaff | Moira Donegan

1 hour ago   |   The Guardian

The first debate was won on substance, not theatrics - with surprisingly few references to Trump or Biden There were passionate diatribes against economic inequality, dire...
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Dow Stocks Lead As Bitcoin Rebounds; Optimism Gauge Up | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

5 hours ago   |   Roi Investing

Blue chips gathered momentum midday Friday, as the fourth-quarter earnings season picked up, IBD's economic optimism index rose to a 10-month high and Bitcoin found support at...
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Dutch Ambassador gains insight in region's excellence

6 hours ago   |   New Anglia

Strengthening North Sea Neighbours' economic ties The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Simon Smits will be meeting with a Norfolk and Suffolk delegation on Thursday...
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Gary Shilling, who predicted several recessions over past 40 years, thinks U.S. is in mild slump 

Gary Shilling, who predicted several recessions over past 40 years, thinks U.S. is in mild slump 

7 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Gary Shilling , a noted economist, thinks the United States is in the midst of a slight economic downturn. Some say it's partly because of President Trump's trade war with China.
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Wall Street benchmarks consolidate lower and the DJIA clings to the 4-HR pivot

9 hours ago   |   FXCM

DJIA was falling 11.4 points, or less than 0.1%, to 26,536.82. The S&P 500 dropped 3.6 points, or 0.1%, to 2,913.78. The Nasdaq Composite Index added 25.2 points, or about...
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The stock market is rapidly losing its biggest driver of gains as global trade tensions flare

The stock market is rapidly losing its biggest driver of gains as global trade tensions flare

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Analysts are chopping down their earnings estimates across sectors at a rapid clip, reversing what was a steadily improving trend, according to Deutsche Bank...
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In California, a young natural gas plant closes down as renewables get cheaper

In California, a young natural gas plant closes down as renewables get cheaper

11 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Inland Empire Energy Center outside of Riverside, California. Late last week, General Electric told a California regulator that it would close down a 10-year-old...
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9 mind-blowing facts about the United Kingdom's economy

9 mind-blowing facts about the United Kingdom's economy

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The United Kingdom has an outsize economic impact - it's the 80th biggest country but it has the 5th largest GDP in the world. The uncertainty surrounding Brexit has caused the...
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US election 2020: who won the first Democratic TV debate?

US election 2020: who won the first Democratic TV debate?

Credits Alt Text Democrats debate Elizabeth Warren praised after first ten candidates cross swords Reaction Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 6:28am Immigration, healthcare and the... Read more ...

DNC Chairman Tom Perez says Trump needs to 'stop tweeting and start working'...

DNC Chairman Tom Perez says Trump needs to 'stop tweeting and start working' on the 'humanitarian crisis' at the border

DNC Chairman Tom Perez on Wednesday slammed President Donald Trump over his approach to immigration. "This president is profoundly inept on so many issues," Perez told INSIDER... Read more ...

Reddit has 'quarantined' one of the biggest communities of Trump supporters...

Reddit has 'quarantined' one of the biggest communities of Trump supporters on the internet, citing ‘threats of violence against police and public officials'

Reddit has taken action to restrict a wildly popular pro-Trump subreddit, r/The Donald , for containing "rule-breaking behavior" and content in violation of the platform's... Read more ...

New Arsenal technical director Edu ‘already advising' Unai Emery over transfers

New Arsenal technical director Edu ‘already advising' Unai Emery over transfers

Edu is expected to become Arsenal's new technical director Incoming Arsenal technical director Edu is already working with Unai Emery over the Gunners' moves in the transfer... Read more ...

Cheerios maker General Mills shares sink after sales miss the mark

Cheerios maker General Mills shares sink after sales miss the mark

General Mills shares tumbled Wednesday after the company reported fourth-quarter sales that fell short of analysts' expectations. The company better known for cereal products... Read more ...

Trump threatens to sue Facebook and Google and rails against big tech...

Trump threatens to sue Facebook and Google and rails against big tech companies for being 'totally biased'

President Donald Trump threatened Google and Facebook with potential lawsuits, and claimed Silicon Valley's tech giants are biased against Republicans, in an interview with Fox... Read more ...

Kylie Jenner forced Alex Rodriguez to backtrack after he said she talked...

Kylie Jenner forced Alex Rodriguez to backtrack after he said she talked about 'lipstick and how rich she is' at the Met Gala

Alex Rodriguez recently told Sports Illustrated that he was seated at the same table as Kylie Jenner at the 2019 Met Gala , and she talked about "Instagram and her lipstick... Read more ...

Manchester United seeking scouts in Spain & France to identify ‘world class'...

Manchester United seeking scouts in Spain & France to identify ‘world class' talent

Manchester United have made just one signing so far this summer Manchester United want to hire ‘talent spotters' in Spain and France to identify up-and-coming talent in La... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Apple has reportedly acquired self-driving car startup Drive.ai. Drive.ai had raised some $77 million from... Read more ...

Former special counsel Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

Former special counsel Robert Mueller agrees to testify before Congress

The former special counsel Robert Mueller agreed to publicly testify before two House committees "in open session." House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler and House... Read more ...