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At annual World Economic Forum in Davos, the world order remains intact - for four days at least

3 hours ago   |   National Post

LONDON - The chances of finding world leaders hobnobbing with captains of industry and Nobel prize-winning economists while rock star Sheryl Crow warbles in the background...
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Business can break slavery chains

Business can break slavery chains

4 hours ago   |   CNN

Editor's Note: Tammy Lee Stanoch is the Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Carlson. She has more than a decade of executive leadership experience in the airline and travel...
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Big Tech's 'bully' tactics stifle competition, smaller rivals tell Congress

Big Tech's 'bully' tactics stifle competition, smaller rivals tell Congress

9 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Apple, Amazon and Google wield their market dominance to bully smaller tech players with relative impunity, executives from smaller competitors testified on Friday at a...
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Export Diversification, Margins and Economic Growth at Industrial Level: Evidence from Thailand

9 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This paper examines the relationship between export diversification, export margins and economic growth at the industry level using Thailand as a case study during...
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Take profit on high flyers like Apple: wealth manager

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

It's time investors book some profits on big cap tech stocks, says wealth manager Ken Kamen of Mercadien Asset Management. He suggests investors rotate the proceeds into...
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This Week In Credit Card News: Cards Give Banks Record Profits In 2019; Issuers Benefit From China Trade Deal

12 hours ago   |   Forbes

What took place this week in the credit card and payment industries
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Politico shows and no-shows: What public officials attended the REBNY gala?

12 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

For the second year in a row, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio snubbed the biggest real estate event of the year. Neither made an appearance at the Real Estate Board...
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Here are the best selling video games of the past 25 years

14 hours ago   |   Fortune

Tastes seem to shift regularly in the video game industry, but a look at the top selling games of the last 25 years shows just how loyal players have remained to some of the...
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15 fast-food items you can get in the UK but not in America

15 fast-food items you can get in the UK but not in America

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

There are many fast-food items that you can get in the UK but not in the US. If you think the UK is just tea, crumpets, and jam then you'd be wrong, as its fast food industry...
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Sunset Park Community Board divided on Industry City

15 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

The Sunset Park community board reached an impasse on the Industry City rezoning after a lengthy meeting Wednesday night. The board members failed to reach a decision on the...
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The Trump administration proposed scrapping Michelle Obama's healthy school...

The Trump administration proposed scrapping Michelle Obama's healthy school lunch policy on her birthday

On Friday, Michelle Obama celebrated her 56th birthday. That same day, the USDA announced proposed rules that would roll back one of her signature policies as First Lady... Read more ...

Disneyland's newest 'Star Wars' ride is jaw-droppingly impressive and even...

Disneyland's newest 'Star Wars' ride is jaw-droppingly impressive and even the line to get on it is a blast

The new "Star Wars" Rise of the Resistance theme park ride opens in California's Disneyland on Friday, January 17. Insider previewed the ride, and it's an impressive show of... Read more ...

Big Tech's 'bully' tactics stifle competition, smaller rivals tell Congress

Big Tech's 'bully' tactics stifle competition, smaller rivals tell Congress

Apple, Amazon and Google wield their market dominance to bully smaller tech players with relative impunity, executives from smaller competitors testified on Friday at a... Read more ...

Amtrak Asks Two People In Wheelchairs To Pay $25,000 For A Ride

Amtrak Asks Two People In Wheelchairs To Pay $25,000 For A Ride

It costs 16 dollars to take the Amtrak from Chicago to Bloomington, Ill. But two people in wheelchairs were told they'd have to pay $25,000. Amtrak defended the cost, saying it... Read more ...

The trailer for 'Little Fires Everywhere' puts Reese Witherspoon and Kerry...

The trailer for 'Little Fires Everywhere' puts Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington at the center of a mysterious house fire

Hulu released the official trailer for its new miniseries " Little Fires Everywhere " on Friday, which stars Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington . The trailer opens on... Read more ...

Best Buy investigates claims that its CEO was romantically involved with...

Best Buy investigates claims that its CEO was romantically involved with another executive

Best Buy is investigating allegations that CEO Corie Barry was romantically involved with a fellow executive, the company confirmed to Business Insider on Friday. The claims... Read more ...

5 credit cards with welcome bonuses of 50,000 points or more, so you can get...

5 credit cards with welcome bonuses of 50,000 points or more, so you can get a head start on your warm-weather travel plans

Credit card welcome bonuses of 50,000 points or more can get you a free round-trip flight, several hotel nights, or more, depending on how you use them. While most credit card... Read more ...

Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds battled over who loves Betty White the most...

Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds battled over who loves Betty White the most on her 98th birthday

Betty White turned 98 years old on Friday. Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds, who appeared with White in the 2009 film "The Proposal," sang her their own version of "Happy... Read more ...

The Titans made a low-cost trade for a backup quarterback 10 months ago, and...

The Titans made a low-cost trade for a backup quarterback 10 months ago, and it propelled them to within one game of the Super Bowl

In March 2019, the Tennessee Titans traded a fourth- and seventh-round pick to the Miami Dolphins for Ryan Tannehill and a sixth-round pick. Expected to be a backup, Tannehill... Read more ...

Karlie Kloss finally responded to the viral 'dinner with the Kushners' jab...

Karlie Kloss finally responded to the viral 'dinner with the Kushners' jab with an awkward clapback about the contestant's 'terrible' dress on 'Project Runway'

Supermodel Karlie Kloss finally responded to the viral "dinner with the Kushners" moment on "Project Runway." On an episode that aired earlier this month, judges questioned... Read more ...