Month: May 2017

Howard Schultz told Starbucks workers that Trump is creating ‘chaos’ that is impacting the economy in leaked video – Business Insider


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Howard Schultz told Starbucks workers that Trump is creating ‘chaos’ that is impacting the economy in leaked video
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“We have a president that is creating episodic chaos every single day and that is no doubt affecting consumer behavior,” Schultz said in a video obtained by Business Insider. Schultz said he believed Starbucks was perhaps uniquely suited to thrive in

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Trump has reportedly decided to withdraw from the Paris climate deal – Business Insider


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Trump has reportedly decided to withdraw from the Paris climate deal
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Apple, BP, Google, Microsoft, Shell, and several other companies sent Trump a letter in April encouraging him to keep the US in the pact, because they believe it strengthens their competitiveness, creates jobs, and reduces business risk. The official
Big business wants Trump to stick with Paris climate accordCNNMoney
The ‘Business Case’ for Paris Is BunkWall Street Journal (subscription)
Trump faces G7 squeeze on climate change, trade at Sicily summitFox Business
Axios –BBC News –NPR
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Trump tweets Kathy Griffin ‘should be ashamed of herself’ after provocative photo shoot – Business Insider


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Trump tweets Kathy Griffin ‘should be ashamed of herself’ after provocative photo shoot
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Kathy Griffin attends the Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Pre-Grammy Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Rich Fury/Invision/AP. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday morning that comedian …

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A healthcare firm that wants to create ‘an exam room that knows you’ just landed a $5 billion valuation – Business Insider


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A healthcare firm that wants to create ‘an exam room that knows you’ just landed a $5 billion valuation
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“The idea at this point was simple: We want to be in every exam room in the world,” Outcome CEO Rishi Shah told Business Insider. “We want to bring all the available information and intelligence in the world to help docs and patients make the best

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YouGov analysis predicts Corbyn will wipe out May’s majority – Business Insider


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YouGov analysis predicts Corbyn will wipe out May’s majority
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Such a result would throw Britain back into the era of coalition government and put Theresa May’s future in doubt. The analysis has a large margin of error. LONDON — Theresa May could be on course to lose her majority in parliament, according to
Business is worried about the UK election, whoever winsCNNMoney
Pound buffeted by UK election polls, as FTSE 100 hits another record high – business liveThe Guardian
What will happen if there is a hung parliament?Business Insider UK

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Here’s Nest’s first new product in a year — a 4K wireless camera – Business Insider


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Here’s Nest’s first new product in a year — a 4K wireless camera
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The company unveiled a new wireless video camera on Wednesday, its first new product in roughly a year. The Nest Cam IQ is a new, pricier model of the company’s existing Wi-Fi camera rather than the brand-new product many people have been waiting for …

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Business Highlights – ABC News


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Business Highlights
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NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon, the internet goliath that revolutionized the way much of the world buys books, toilet paper and TVs, hit a new milestone Tuesday. Its stock surpassed the $1,000 mark for the first time. That price puts Amazon’s market value at
Amazon hits $1000 a share for the first timeBusiness Insider
Amazon.com, Inc. – AMZN – Stock Price Today – ZacksZacks Investment Research
SEC FORM 4 – SEC.govSEC.gov

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London Stock Exchange to buy Citi’s Yield Book bonds analysis business for $685 million – Reuters

London Stock Exchange to buy Citi’s Yield Book bonds analysis business for $685 million
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L) has agreed to buy The Yield Book, Citigroup’s (C.N) fixed-income analytics and indexing business, for $685 million in cash, the companies said on Tuesday. LSE, which has said it would explore investments to drive growth after the collapse of its

A zookeeper was killed by a tiger in a ‘freak accident’ at an English zoo – Business Insider


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A zookeeper was killed by a tiger in a ‘freak accident’ at an English zoo
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A female zookeeper was killed on Monday by a tiger at Hamerton Zoo in the county of Cambridgeshire, about 80 miles north of London. “We are sorry but our staff are too distressed to speak directly to the media, as one of our colleagues was killed at …

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Macron levels remarkable attack on Russian ‘propaganda’ organs as Putin stands by his side – Business Insider


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Macron levels remarkable attack on Russian ‘propaganda’ organs as Putin stands by his side
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French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday leveled a remarkable criticism of two Russian media outlets — with Russian President Vladimir Putin standing by his side. Macron, at a joint news conference with Putin in Paris, was asked by a reporter about …

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Big business wants Trump to stick with Paris climate accord – CNNMoney


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Big business wants Trump to stick with Paris climate accord
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“By expanding markets for innovative clean technologies, the agreement generates jobs and economic growth,” business leaders wrote in a recent ad published in major newspapers. “U.S. companies are well positioned to lead in these markets. Withdrawing …
Trump’s trip: Conventional images and unconventional talkFox Business

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Japanese family life is falling apart — and the reasons why go back to World War II – Markets Insider


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Japanese family life is falling apart — and the reasons why go back to World War II
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Harvard sociologist Mary Brinton puts it bluntly: “This is death to the family,” she tells Business Insider. Japan’s case isn’t just extreme in scale; it’s also extreme in how far the ripples of the past have extended into the present. Policies

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Bob Iger gave up on his dream job at 23, and ended up becoming Disney’s CEO instead – Business Insider


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Bob Iger gave up on his dream job at 23, and ended up becoming Disney’s CEO instead
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He decided to go behind the camera instead, and work his way up that side of the TV business. After Iger abandoned his Cronkite dream, he didn’t set any “particularly lofty goal,” nor has he really had one since. For Iger, his career progression was

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British minister says some of the Manchester bomber’s network are ‘potentially’ still at large – Business Insider


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British minister says some of the Manchester bomber’s network are ‘potentially’ still at large
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Members of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi’s network are still potentially at large, British interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday, after the terrorism threat level was lowered due to significant progress in the investigation. Police have

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‘This is serious’: Jared Kushner reportedly tried to set up a secret Trump-Russia backchannel – Business Insider


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‘This is serious’: Jared Kushner reportedly tried to set up a secret Trump-Russia backchannel
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Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top White House adviser, was willing to go extraordinary lengths to establish a secret line of communication between the Trump administration and Russian government officials, The Washington Post …
Jared Kushner now a focus in Russia investigationWashington Post
Jared Kushner Under Scrutiny in Russia Probe, Officials SayNBCNews.com

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Apple is working on a chip to power artificial intelligence in future gadgets, including the iPhone – Business Insider


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Apple is working on a chip to power artificial intelligence in future gadgets, including the iPhone
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Apple is working on chips to power artificial-intelligence capabilities in its gadgets, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman reported Friday. The chips would handle more advanced AI tasks, such as facial recognition, and help better manage battery life and power

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7 books you can finish in a long weekend that will make you a more well-rounded person – Business Insider


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7 books you can finish in a long weekend that will make you a more well-rounded person
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Below, Business Insider has rounded up seven books you can get through in a long weekend — both because they’re relatively short and because they’re so compelling that you won’t be able to put them down. Grab one (or more!) before you head out this …

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Exclusive: China’s COFCO overhauls Brazil business after accounting crisis – sources – Reuters


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Exclusive: China’s COFCO overhauls Brazil business after accounting crisis – sources
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UL] is overhauling its operations in Brazil, including a management reshuffle, as it restructures its Nidera Sementes Ltda business following accounting irregularities reported last year, according to company documents and sources. Since first

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Iconic hedge fund manager Seth Klarman says investors are missing huge risks – Business Insider


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Iconic hedge fund manager Seth Klarman says investors are missing huge risks
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An iconic hedge fund manager says investors are misperceiving risks in the markets — at a time when markets are hitting historic highs. Baupost Group’s Seth Klarman laid out his concerns in April in a client letter, a copy of which was reviewed by

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Why China may be headed for a massive bank bailout – Business Insider


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Why China may be headed for a massive bank bailout
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SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – Moody’s Investors Service downgraded China’s credit ratings on Wednesday for the first time in nearly 30 years, saying it expects the financial strength of the economy will erode in coming years as growth slows and debt …
Moody’s downgrades China’s rating to A1 from Aa3 and changes outlook to stable from negativeMoodys.com

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Government officials in the UK are fuming over US leaks about the Manchester bombing – Business Insider


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Government officials in the UK are fuming over US leaks about the Manchester bombing
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A group of UK police chiefs blasted intelligence officials in the US on Wednesday for leaking photographs of evidence relating to the suicide bombing in Manchester earlier this week. In decrying the leaks, the National Police Chiefs’ Council joined

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Advertisers begin dropping Sean Hannity’s show amid the controversy over Seth Rich conspiracies – Business Insider


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Advertisers begin dropping Sean Hannity’s show amid the controversy over Seth Rich conspiracies
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Fox News host Sean Hannity has begun losing advertisers amid heightened controversy surrounding his decision to draw attention to conspiracy theories about the death of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich. In recent weeks, Hannity has …

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A dubious Russian document may have swayed former FBI Director Comey’s treatment of the Clinton email probe – Business Insider


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A dubious Russian document may have swayed former FBI Director Comey’s treatment of the Clinton email probe
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The FBI obtained a document supposedly hacked by the Russians last summer that purported to show that then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch had been privately reassuring Hillary Clinton’s campaign that the Department of Justice would not be pursuing the …

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Trump told Philippines’ Duterte the US Navy had 2 ‘nuclear submarines’ near North Korea – Business Insider


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Trump told Philippines’ Duterte the US Navy had 2 ‘nuclear submarines’ near North Korea
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Business Insider previously reported that the nuclear-powered USS Michigan submarine would head to North Korea’s coast, joining the USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group. The Michigan does not carry nuclear weapons, but it does carry Tomahawk missiles …

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