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    Microsoft workers demand it drop US$450 million US Army contract

    Several Microsoft Corp employees on Friday demanded that the company cancel a US$480 million hardware contract with the U.S. Army and...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 7:11 AM
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    Twitter co-founder Evan Williams steps down from board

    Twitter Inc said on Friday one of its co-founders, Evan Williams, will be stepping down as a member of its board at the end of the...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 7:11 AM
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    Capitol Report: State election officials recount their surprise and alarm at 2016 Russian...

    State election officials on Friday recounted their surprise and alarm at the Russian hacking during the last presidential election as...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 6:24 AM
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    Commodities Corner: Will copper’s revival last? China is the X-factor

    Some analysts see further gains for copper ahead. Others warn the commodity’s path isn’t clearly bullish, given its close ties to demand...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 6:24 AM
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    NewsWatch: Why Warren Buffett’s annual letter may not be all happy news

    Warren Buffett’s annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders will be released Saturday morning and pored over by investors around...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 6:24 AM
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    NY governor orders probe into Facebook access to data from other apps

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday ordered two state agencies to investigate a report that Facebook Inc may be accessing far more...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 6:24 AM
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    Capitol Report: Why the $15.4 billion Kraft Heinz brand write-down was unusual

    The $15.4 billion impairment by Kraft Heinz wasn’t just one of the largest in corporate history. It also was unusual in how the...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 5:46 AM
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    The Fed: Fed gets earful from Fidelity executive for roiling global financial markets

    The Federal Reserve has been insisting that its plan to shrink its balance sheet would be like “watching paint dry.” [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 5:46 AM
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    Twitter co-founder Evan Williams steps down from board

    Twitter Inc. co-founder Evan Williams is leaving the social-media company's board, according to a Friday filing with the Securities and...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 5:46 AM
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    Dow reclaims 26,000 and ends at 3 1/2-month peak as stock market levitates on tariff hope

    U.S. stocks finished near their best levels on Friday, with the marking its loftiest close since early November amid continuing hopes...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 5:46 AM
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    Trump's economy 'a little under' 3 percent growth goal: Fed

    The Trump administration will fall "a little under" its target of 3 percent annual growth of gross domestic product for 2018, the...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 5:46 AM
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    Project Syndicate: Can Trump make a deal with China that doesn’t hurt the rest of the world?

    In the ongoing U.S.-China trade talks, considerable progress has been made on several key trade issues. But to defuse tensions in any...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 5:08 AM
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    Wayfair stock soars after earnings, but Wells Fargo wonders whether it's sustainable

    Wayfair Inc. shares soared more than 28% in Friday trading after the online home retailer reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 5:08 AM
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    Emerging Markets Report: Investors see Brazil’s Bolsonaro facing key test on pension...

    Investors may soon recalibrate their optimism over Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, analysts say. [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 4:30 AM
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    U.S. stocks edge off highs amid doubts on China trade progress

    U.S. stocks retreated from the highest levels of Friday as headlines from wire services of President Donald Trump's Oval Office comments...

    Forum: Market News

    Feb 23, 2019 at 4:30 AM