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Investors Nervous With Fed Meeting Ahead and a Santa Crash Behind

1 minute ago   |   Fortune

Markets are bracing themselves for another tough day ahead, with bad news leading in and nervousness about a Federal Reserve rate-setting meeting ahead. The stock market...
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We're About to Launch 4 Different Rockets Into Space On the Same Day

31 minutes ago   |   Time

On a historic day of four planned space launches, Lockheed Martin Corp. is betting that the first of its long-delayed, next-generation Global Positioning System satellites can...
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Growth fears grip world markets ahead of Fed meeting

39 minutes ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

World stock markets, the U.S. dollar and oil prices tumbled on Tuesday as fears about a slowing global economy gripped investors, just as the U.S. Federal Reserve looks set...
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Huawei calls on US, others to show proof of security risk

41 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By JOE McDONALD DONGGUAN, China - The chairman of Huawei called on the United States, Australia and other governments on Tuesday to provide evidence to back up claims the...
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A New Disease Is Testing Us for the Next Global Epidemic

49 minutes ago   |   Wired

As perplexing to diagnose as it is to treat, acute flaccid myelitis may foreshadow whether our surveillance systems could uncover a severe epidemic.
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Crude oil slides to year lows on oversupply fears despite agreed cuts

1 hour ago   |   RT   |   4 articles

Oil prices dropped more than 3 percent on Tuesday with main crude benchmarks, Brent and WTI, trading at the lowest levels in more than a year. Forecasts of record US shale oil...
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China & Japan lead global dumping of US sovereign debt

1 hour ago   |   RT

The two biggest foreign holders of America's sovereign debt pared their holdings in October, according to the latest data released by the US Treasury Department. Foreign...
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Truecaller: Spam calls jumped over 300% in 2018

Truecaller: Spam calls jumped over 300% in 2018

1 hour ago   |   Venture Beat

According to Truecaller's yearly report, global spam calls were up 300% over last year, and scammers cost U.S. users $8.9 billion.
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Huawei to spend $2 billion over five years in cybersecurity push

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Huawei Technologies on Tuesday said it would spend $2 billion over the next 5 years to focus on cybersecurity by adding more people and upgrading lab facilities, as it battles...
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Global Markets Follow Wall Street's Sell-Off as Xi's Speech Disappoints

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

A speech by China's leader, Xi Jinping, was a letdown for investors who had hoped for new initiatives on the economy or the trade war with the United States.
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Good riddance, Jose: Toxic Mourinho will not be missed at Manchester United

Good riddance, Jose: Toxic Mourinho will not be missed at Manchester United

The manager has finally been sacked after a disastrous start to the season. It was inevitable having turned the atmosphere sour in at Old Trafford Read more ...

'Devastating tragedy': Two Chicago officers fatally struck by commuter train...

'Devastating tragedy': Two Chicago officers fatally struck by commuter train while on duty

Two newly appointed police officers were investigating a shooting near the train tracks. Read more ...

CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

The board said Monday it reached its decision after finding that Moonves failed to cooperate fully with investigators looking into sexual misconduct allegations against him. Read more ...

Kremlin rejects new US reports on Russian meddling

Kremlin rejects new US reports on Russian meddling

MOSCOW - The Kremlin has rejected as baseless reports about a Russian political disinformation campaign on U.S. social media. Reports released by the Senate intelligence... Read more ...

Jose Mourinho has left Manchester United after a tumultuous 2 and a half...

Jose Mourinho has left Manchester United after a tumultuous 2 and a half years in charge of the super-club

Jose Mourinho has left Manchester United with immediate effect, the English super club said in a statement on Tuesday morning. A short statement posted on the club website... Read more ...

'The Sacked One': Twitter reacts to Jose Mourinho's shock exit from...

'The Sacked One': Twitter reacts to Jose Mourinho's shock exit from Manchester United

The coach's departure after defeat to Liverpool - and with a top-four finish looking increasingly unlikely - was celebrated by many on social media Read more ...

Pogba deletes cryptic tweet after Mourinho sacking as Neville tells him to...

Pogba deletes cryptic tweet after Mourinho sacking as Neville tells him to get out of Man Utd

The French midfielder removed a post that was construed as a potential final dig at the Portuguese, with the club's former right-back unimpressed Read more ...

Two Chicago officers struck, killed by commuter train

Two Chicago officers struck, killed by commuter train

The incident, which occurred shortly after 6 p.m. near East 103rd Street and South Dauphin Avenue, shut down the Metra's South Shore Line trains in both directions. Read more ...

Dow falls more than 500 points as investors worry about the economy

Dow falls more than 500 points as investors worry about the economy

The U.S. stock market sank deeper into the red following sluggish economic reports on Monday and bad news from a couple of blue chip giants. Read more ...

An Epidemic Is Killing Thousands Of Coal Miners. Regulators Could Have...

An Epidemic Is Killing Thousands Of Coal Miners. Regulators Could Have Stopped It

More than 2,000 miners in Appalachia are dying from an advanced stage of black lung. NPR and Frontline have found the government had multiple warnings and opportunities to... Read more ...