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Devil"s in the DNA: The Tasmanian Tiger"s Demise Is a Tale of Bad Genes

The Tasmanian tiger frightened European settlers, who put a bounty o.....»»

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Amid North Korea Tensions, a Narrow Diplomatic Window Opens

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Trump Trade Representative Attacks WTO for "Losing Focus"

President Donald Trump’s chief trade adviser blasted the World Trade Organization Monday for “losing its essential focus” and becoming “a litigation-centered organization” that has failed to enforcing existing rules......»»

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EU Officials Urge U.S. to Not Go It Alone on Mideast Peace Efforts

European Union officials warned the Trump administration not to go it alone in its Middle East peace efforts as the bloc’s foreign ministers said they wouldn’t follow the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital......»»

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Beijing Develops Plan to Counter Trump Tax Plan

Chinese officials are putting in place a contingency plan to combat consequences for China of U.S. tax changes as well as expected interest-rate increases by the Federal Reserve......»»

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The Future Is Bumpy: High-Tech Hedge Fund Hits Limits of Robot Stock Picking

Voleon is among funds deploying machine learning, a technology in which computers develop trading strategies. It’s harder than it sounds, given that markets are noisy and clients often want a better understanding of how their money is being invested......»»

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Icahn to Nominate Four to Xerox Board

Xerox said that former Icahn Capital Managing Director Jonathan Christodoro resigned from its board so that investor Carl Icahn’s organization could nominate four directors at Xerox’s annual meeting in 2018......»»

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Conference Board"s Employment Index Fell in November

After a strong increase in October, an index that measures U.S. employment fell in November......»»

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Duterte Presses for Another Extension of Martial Law in Philippines

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked legislators to extend martial law on the southern island of Mindanao for a year, sticking with a policy he said was necessary to fight Islamic extremism despite vehement opposition from rights groups......»»

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Ex-Gawker Employees Launch Crowdfunding Drive to Buy Website

Former employees of Gawker.com’s defunct publisher are raising money through a new crowdfunding campaign in a bid to purchase the blog out of bankruptcy and relaunch the website......»»

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SoftBank to Invest More in OneWeb

Japan’s SoftBank Group has agreed to invest roughly $500 million more in satellite broadband provider OneWeb, according to a person familiar with the details......»»

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Carl Icahn to Nominate Four Directors to Xerox"s Board

Xerox said that former Icahn Capital Managing Director Jonathan Christodoro resigned from its board so that activist investor Carl Icahn’s organization could nominate four directors at Xerox’s annual shareholder meeting in 2018......»»

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Treasury Says GOP Economic Agenda Would Pay for Tax Cuts

Treasury Department said the Republican economic agenda would generate enough economic growth to pay for the tax cuts being considered by Congress, using growth assumptions exceeding the official congressional estimates......»»

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In New NFL Deal, Verizon Trades Mobile Exclusivity for Rights on Yahoo

Verizon Communications will no longer have the exclusive mobile rights to distribute the games to its wireless customers, but the $2 billion deal will expand the partnership to Verizon-owned platforms like Yahoo Sports......»»

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Retailers Help Shoppers Do the Markdown Math

Department stores and other retailers have a gift or two for discount-weary holiday shoppers: they have been scaling back overlapping promotions and making price reductions easier for customers to understand......»»

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Mobile-Wireless Market Might Be Our Post Net-Neutrality World

With rules governing internet services set to be rolled back, service providers and their detractors are envisioning new models that could translate into a wider range of fees—both lower and higher......»»

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European Finance Chiefs Hit Out at U.S. Tax Plans

The finance chiefs of Europe’s five largest economies warned the U.S. against tax plans that might violate the country’s double taxation treaties and could be at odds with world trade rules......»»

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Putin Declares Victory in Surprise Visit to Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin paid a surprise visit to a military air base in Syria, marking a mission-accomplished moment for the leader months ahead of a presidential election......»»

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Steinhoff Seeks to Shore Up Finances With Extra Advisers

Steinhoff has appointed additional outside advisers as the retail giant battles a burgeoning financial crisis that has engulfed the firm since it disclosed possible accounting irregularities last week......»»

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Netanyahu Calls on Palestinians to Advance Peace

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on Palestinians to accept Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, saying that was the best way to advance serious peace talks......»»

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