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State Street to Buy Charles River Systems for $2.6 Billion

State Street agreed to buy financial-data firm Charles River Systems for $2.6 billion, showing it is serious about its transformation from sleepy custodian to tech-savvy data manager......»»

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Platform Specialty Products to Sell Unit for $4.2 Billion

Platform Specialty Products has agreed to sell its agricultural-chemicals business to closely held UPL for $4.2 billion in cash......»»

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China Woos U.A.E. With Trade, Balancing Concerns Over Iran Ties

Chinese president wrapped up three-day meeting in U.A.E with flurry of business agreements, bolstering economic ties with a key ally of Saudi Arabia, just as Beijing is emerging as a critical partner for an increasingly isolated Iran......»»

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Facebook Suspends Analytics Firm on Concerns About Sharing of Public User-Data

Facebook said it was suspending analytics firm Crimson Hexagon while it investigates whether the firm’s government contracts violate Facebook policies......»»

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Esterline Technologies Exploring Potential Sale

Aerospace-parts maker Esterline Technologies Corp. is exploring a potential sale, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

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North Korea Signals Reluctance on Reunions, Nuclear Program

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GOP Senators Ratchet Up Pressure on Trump Over Tariffs

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, one of President Donald Trump’s most steadfast allies, is ratcheting up pressure on the White House to reconsider tariff policies, warning that GOP senators may be ready to risk a legislative confrontation......»»

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Trump Escalates Criticism of Fed, Renews Threat on China Imports

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Trump"s Emerging Economic Policy: Picking Winners and Losers

The president’s unorthodox approach to economic policy could harm some U.S. industries with tariffs, but it also includes concrete plans to maintain America’s technological edge......»»

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America Is Running Out of Family Caregivers, Just When It Needs Them Most

Family members have long been the backbone of the nation’s long-term care system. But smaller, more far-flung families mean fewer of these unpaid helpers to attend to the rising population of elderly Americans; ‘Are you really my daughter?’.....»»

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WhatsApp to Limit Forwarding After Rumor-Led Violence in India

Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging service is making it harder for users to forward content after the spread of rumors on the app led to mob violence and the killing of more than 20 people in India......»»

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Platform Specialty Products to Sell Agriculture Unit for $4.2 Billion

Platform Specialty Products has agreed to sell its agricultural-chemicals business to closely held UPL for $4.2 billion in cash......»»

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Platform Specialty Products to Sell Agriculture Chemicals Unit for $4.2 Billion

Platform Specialty Products has agreed to sell its agricultural solutions business to UPL for $4.2 billion in cash......»»

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Sen. Orrin Hatch Urges President to Rethink Trade Policies

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch is ratcheting up pressure on President Donald Trump to reconsider his tariff policies, warning that GOP senators may be ready to risk a legislative confrontation......»»

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WhatsApp to Limit Message Forwarding After Rumor-Led Violence in India

Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging service is making it harder for users to forward content after the spread of rumors on the app led to mob violence and the killing of more than 20 people in India......»»

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Trump"s Fed Outburst: All Downside, No Upside

In a presidency that has seen almost every institution consumed by division and controversy, the Federal Reserve is a shining exception, but Donald Trump’s lengthy riff on interest rates risks tainting that......»»

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Vietnam Orders American Protester Deported

A Vietnamese court fined and ordered the deportation of U.S. citizen William Nguyen for participating in a rare protest in the tightly controlled communist nation—an offense that could have sent him to prison for seven years......»»

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North Korea Economy Contracts as Sanctions Bite, South Officials Say

North Korea’s economy is estimated to have contracted the most in two decades last year, data from South Korea’s central bank showed, in a sign that its regime is feeling the pinch from stricter international sanctions......»»

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Russia Angers a European Friend, Greece

Russia’s intensifying rivalry with the West for influence in the Balkan region is upsetting it a traditional friend inside the European Union: Greece......»»

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Japan Legalizes Casino Gambling

Japan legalized casino gambling and cleared the way for three casino resorts, giving companies such as Las Vegas Sands and MGM Resorts International their first chance to open in the country......»»

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