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Facebook Finds Hack Done by Spammers, Not Foreign State

The company believes the hackers who accessed 30 million accounts masqueraded as a digital marketing firm and were driven by greed, not ideology......»»

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Chief Justice Roberts Emphasizes Supreme Court"s Independence

In his first comments on Kavanaugh controversy, the jurist tells an audience at the University of Minnesota, ‘We serve one nation’.....»»

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Private-Equity Firm Abraaj Raised Billions Pledging to Do Good---Then It Fell Apart

Western investors piled into the Dubai-based Abraaj Group, whose founder, Arif Naqvi, pledged to make money by helping the poor in developing countries. Now it’s the world’s largest insolvent private-equity firm......»»

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The Brewing Fight Over the Yuan

Hedge funds betting the Chinese currency will fall below 7 to the dollar for the first time in more than a decade, and Beijing is essentially saying, “no way.”.....»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJOct 16th, 2018Related News

Google"s CEO Defends Potential Return to China

Google’s chief executive defended his company’s plan to explore a search engine tailored for users in China despite concerns about censorship......»»

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Trump, Calling Mattis a Democrat, Opens Door to His Exit

President Trump told “60 Minutes” that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis could be considering whether to step down and said that he sees the Pentagon chief as “sort of a Democrat.”.....»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJOct 15th, 2018Related News

The Bad Trade-Offs Emerging Markets Face

Emerging markets worried about their falling currencies and investors rushing to the exits are raising interest rates and keeping a lid on spending, even though doing so is likely to hurt their long-term prospects......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJOct 15th, 2018Related News

U.S. Stocks Have Been an Anomaly in Global Markets. Not Anymore.

For months, U.S. stocks powered higher to records while most of the world’s markets crumbled, a divergence that analysts and investors said wouldn’t last. It didn’t......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJOct 15th, 2018Related News

"You Just Realize It"s All Gone": Hurricane Michael"s Heavy Toll

One of the most powerful storms to ever strike the U.S. erased entire neighborhoods and leveled communities. “It looks apocalyptic,” said a resident of Panama City, Fla., whose home was destroyed......»»

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Famous. Rich. Powerful. Missing.

In China, makin.....»»

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Rising Rates Not a Worry for Big Banks

Third-quarter earnings from JPMorgan, Citigroup and Wells Fargo showed the U.S. economy is performing well as consumer credit expands......»»

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Mnuchin Says a Trump-Xi Trade Summit Is No Done Deal

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he is encouraging a meeting between President Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping to address trade tensions, but that no final decision has been made on a potential summit......»»

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Investor Shift Triggers Stocks" Wild Ride

A Friday bounceback couldn’t save U.S. stocks from their worst week since March, as investors reassessed the value of American companies in the face of a long-awaited rise in interest rates......»»

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China"s $3 Billion Bond Sale Defies Global Markets Slump

China sold $3 billion in U.S. dollar bonds, raising money as cheaply as some of America’s strongest companies at a time of heightened tensions with its largest trading partner and in the midst of a global markets selloff......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJOct 12th, 2018Related News

Tencent Music Pauses IPO

Tencent is postponing its initial public offering until at least November because of the selloff in global markets, according to people familiar with the offering......»»

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FBI Personnel Recalled From Asia Amid Probe Into Prostitution, Partying

Several FBI employees have been recalled to Washington from cities in Asia in recent months as the agency investigates allegations related to parties and interactions with prostitutes, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

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U.S. Strengthens Controls on Nuclear Technology Exports to China

The U.S. implemented heightened controls on nuclear technology exports to China. U.S. officials say the move follows Chinese attempts to illicitly acquire the know-how......»»

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Hurricane Michael Pummels Florida Panhandle

Hurricane Michael slammed ashore Wednesday as one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the U.S., toppling houses, trees and power lines in its path through the Florida Panhandle......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJOct 11th, 2018Related News

Alleged Chinese Spy Accused of Stealing GE Trade Secrets

An alleg.....»»

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HSBC to Pay $765 Million to Settle Probe

HSBC will pay $765 million to settle Justice Department claims that it willfully covered up risks associated with residential-mortgage products in the run-up to the last housing-market downturn......»»

Category: asiaSource: WSJOct 10th, 2018Related News