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Exclusive: China makes first major buy of U.S. soybeans since Trump-Xi meet

50 minutes ago   |   Reuters

China made its first major U.S. soybean purchases in more than six months on Wednesday, two U.S. traders said, and its first since U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese...
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U.S. FCC considers ending merger ban among broadcast networks

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday voted to open a new review of U.S. media ownership rules and seek comments on whether the government should end a prohibition...
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China's Tencent Music jumps 11 percent in U.S. debut

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

Shares of China-based music streaming company Tencent Music Entertainment rose about 11 percent in their U.S. debut on Wednesday, as investors shrugged off volatile markets to...
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Stocks cheered by trade talk, sterling rises on May bets

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Stock markets around the world rose along with U.S. Treasury yields on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald Trump sounded upbeat about a China trade deal and sterling bounced on...
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Germany seeks to assist potential bank merger: Bloomberg

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Germany is conducting high-level discussions to facilitate a possible merger of the nation's two largest private banks - Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank - Bloomberg reported on...
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Wall Street opens sharply higher on trade optimism

3 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

U.S. stocks jumped at open on Wednesday as the Wall Street Journal report about China's plans to increase access for foreign firms added to earlier optimism on trade from...
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Incoming Thyssenkrupp board member Merz favorite for chairwoman: sources

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Incoming Thyssenkrupp supervisory board member Martina Merz has emerged as favorite to become head of the steel-to-submarines conglomerate's supervisory board, three people...
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U.S. consumer prices flat; underlying inflation firm

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in November, held back by a sharp decline in the price of gasoline, but underlying inflation pressures remained firm amid rising rents and...
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Stocks cheered by Trump trade talk; sterling springs off lows

4 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Stock markets rallied on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald Trump sounded upbeat about doing a trade deal with China, while sterling jumped off 20-month lows as Prime Minister...
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Futures extend gains on report China to increase access for foreign firms

4 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

U.S. equity futures added to gains on Wednesday after the Wall Street Journal reported that China was preparing to replace an industrial policy that will help increase access...
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Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Michael Cohen, a lawyer who made his career protecting President Donald Trump, will serve 36 months in prison. Read more ...

Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Judge sentences former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to 36 months in prison

Michael Cohen, a lawyer who made his career protecting President Donald Trump, will serve 36 months in prison. Read more ...

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake hits eastern Tennessee

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake hits eastern Tennessee

The earthquake has been felt in several surrounding states, including Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, North Carolina, Alabama and South Carolina. Read more ...

Desperate search for 3 people missing inside abandoned West Virginia coal mine

Desperate search for 3 people missing inside abandoned West Virginia coal mine

“These families, friends and the entire community are really hurting and need to be in our prayers." Read more ...

Carson Wentz injury update: Eagles QB dealing with back spasms, could miss...

Carson Wentz injury update: Eagles QB dealing with back spasms, could miss game vs. Rams

Coach Doug Pederson said Carson Wentz will not practice Wednesday and his status for Sunday against the Rams is uncertain. Read more ...

Ex-Obama Housing Chief Julian Castro Takes Step Toward 2020 Presidential Run

Ex-Obama Housing Chief Julian Castro Takes Step Toward 2020 Presidential Run

The 44-year-old former San Antonio mayor said he'll announce a decision Jan. 12. Read more ...

People are dragging Michael Cohen for a 2015 tweet about Hillary Clinton...

People are dragging Michael Cohen for a 2015 tweet about Hillary Clinton after he was sentenced to 3 years in prison

Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to numerous crimes he committed while employed by President Donald Trump. The sentencing... Read more ...

Longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen sentenced to 36 months in federal prison

Longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen sentenced to 36 months in federal prison

President Trump's longtime lawyer and “fixer” Michael Cohen was sentenced to 36 months in federal prison Wednesday in connection with his earlier conviction for bank and tax... Read more ...

Spice spat: Old Bay sues Pittsburgh company over 'New Bae'

Spice spat: Old Bay sues Pittsburgh company over 'New Bae'

Pittsburgh-based Primal Palate launched New Bae as an organic blend, touting its suitability for crab legs, fries and Bloody Marys. Read more ...

Joe Flacco 'disappointed' he's not starting in Bucs game

Joe Flacco 'disappointed' he's not starting in Bucs game

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson will start in Sunday's game against Tampa Bay, and he could be starter moving forward, head coach John Harbaugh announced Wednesday. Read more ...