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U.S. Companies Are Going After EU Bond Market Investors

35 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Corporate bonds in the U.S. have seen slow times. Companies have been issuing less debt , with investment-grade bond issuance off by 18% year over year, according to Barron's...
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Google Fined $1.7 Billion by E.U. for Unfair Advertising Rules

1 hour ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

The antitrust fine, the third imposed on Google by the European Union since 2017, reinforces Europe's regulatory role as the world's most aggressive tech watchdog.
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Here is what you need to know. Here comes the Fed. Traders see just a 0.8% chance the Fed hikes rates at the conclusion of Wednesday's meeting, according to Bloomberg data, and...
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UN judges to deliver Radovan Karadzic appeals decisions

3 hours ago   |   National Post

THE HAGUE, Netherlands - United Nations judges are set to hand down their decisions in the appeal by former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic against his convictions and...
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Why Brexit Is Europe's Finest Hour

Why Brexit Is Europe's Finest Hour

13 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

The British debacle is shoring up the EU center as it heads into critical May elections.
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Daily Marijuana Use And Highly Potent Weed Linked To Psychosis

Daily Marijuana Use And Highly Potent Weed Linked To Psychosis

13 hours ago   |   NPR

As more places in the U.S. and Europe legalize marijuana, weed consumption is growing ever more popular. But researchers are studying a troubling health risk associated with...
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Smoking strong pot daily raises psychosis risk, study finds

13 hours ago   |   National Post

LONDON - Scientists say smoking high-potency marijuana every day could increase the chances of developing psychosis by about five times. The new research adds to previous...
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An internet pioneer is doubtful Mark Zuckerberg can refocus Facebook on privacy. Here's why

An internet pioneer is doubtful Mark Zuckerberg can refocus Facebook on privacy. Here's why

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Internet pioneer Paul Vixie is dubious about Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's plan to create a "privacy focused" social networking platform. Vixie, the CEO of Farsight...
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Following the Money, a Grand Old Art Fair Moves With the Times

14 hours ago   |   NY Times

Tefaf Maastricht is Europe's largest marketplace for old-master paintings and antiques. The problem is that most collectors nowadays want contemporary art.
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Mosque shootings renew fears of terror by lone attackers

17 hours ago   |   National Post

In his manifesto, the white supremacist charged with attacking two New Zealand mosques praised fellow “freedom fighters” as his role models. In reality, all were terrorists...
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Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

Fairleigh Dickinson comes back for first win in NCAA Tournament

DAYTON, Ohio - Greg Herenda was right. Experience does matter. His team was better prepared three years later for the First Four. Fairleigh Dickinson took an early punch and... Read more ...

Google fined $1.69 billion by EU for AdSense antitrust abuses

Google fined $1.69 billion by EU for AdSense antitrust abuses

Google has been fined $1.69 billion by European regulators for abusing its dominant position in search to force third-party sites to favor its ad network. Read more ...

May asks EU to delay Brexit until June 30, ‘not prepared to delay further'

May asks EU to delay Brexit until June 30, ‘not prepared to delay further'

Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that she has written to the EU to request a short extension to Article 50, insisting that she is not prepared to “delay Brexit any... Read more ...

Donald Trump Jr. Says U.K.'s Prime Minister Should Have Listened To His Father

Donald Trump Jr. Says U.K.'s Prime Minister Should Have Listened To His Father

The political chaos surrounding Brexit could have been avoided had Theresa May simply followed the president's advice, Donald Trump Jr. wrote in an op-ed. Read more ...

AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

AP source: Alex Bregman, Astros agree to $100M, 6-year deal

HOUSTON - Alex Bregman and the Houston Astros have agreed on a $100 million, six-year deal that keeps the All-Star third baseman under contract with the team through 2024... Read more ...

Theresa May asks the EU to delay Brexit until June 30

Theresa May asks the EU to delay Brexit until June 30

Theresa May requests a three month delay to Brexit. The prime minister writes a letter to European Commission President Donald Tusk requesting that Britain's exit from the EU... Read more ...

Prosecutors reportedly offer to drop charges against Robert Kraft in...

Prosecutors reportedly offer to drop charges against Robert Kraft in massage-parlor prostitution case in an 'unusual' deal

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that prosecutors have offered to drop charges against Robert Kraft and others in the massage-parlor prostitution case. The deal requires... Read more ...

A cockpit voice recording from doomed Lion Air flight shows pilots scoured...

A cockpit voice recording from doomed Lion Air flight shows pilots scoured the plane's manual to fix its fatal dive, but couldn't find the right procedure in time

The pilots of a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max 8 plane which crashed in October 2018 desperately read an emergency handbook in an attempt to find a way to control the plane before... Read more ...

Moderate earthquake hits Turkey; 3 people injured

Moderate earthquake hits Turkey; 3 people injured

ANKARA, Turkey - A moderately-strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit southwestern Turkey on Wednesday, Turkish authorities said. At least three people... Read more ...

From behemoth to colossus: Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets

From behemoth to colossus: Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets

Disney has closed its $71 billion acquisition of Fox's entertainment business in a move set to shake up the media landscape. Read more ...