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Future of TV in balance as AT&T, Time Warner plead merger case.Fans will be glued to the “March Madness” college basketball tournament as the joint owner of rights for the games, Time Warner Inc, goes before a judge on Thursday to defend a proposed takeover by AT&T Inc.

Trump prepares China trade sanctions, Beijing vows retaliation

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Wall Street drops as regulation worry sinks tech shares.(Reuters) - U.S. stocks sank on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average shedding nearly 400 points, as Facebook led a selloff in technology stocks on reports that the social media company's user information was misused.

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Toys R Us is planning to liquidate its US operations. NEW YORK — Toys R Us is headed toward shuttering its U.S. operations, jeopardizing the jobs of some 30,000 employees while spelling the end for a chain known to generations of children and parents for its sprawling stores and Geoffrey the giraffe mascot. The closing of the company's 740 U.S. stores over the coming months will finalize the downfall of the chain that succumbed to heavy debt and relentless trends that undercut its business, from online shopping to mobile games.

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U.S. will lose almost 150,000 jobs because of steel and aluminum tariffs.

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U.S. pushes NAFTA talks pace, warns of political headwinds. MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican and U.S. officials pushed on Monday to speed up NAFTA negotiations, with the United States floating the idea of reaching an agreement “in principle” in coming weeks to avoid political headwinds later this year.

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6 Reasons for Another $6 Trillion Stock Market Meltdown. The stock market may not be done correcting. In fact, Bank of America Merrill Lynch thinks there could be another big stock meltdown.

Five S&P 500 Boards Have No Women as Gender Balance Growth Stalls. American Water Works leads the S&P 500 for the most female representation on its board. But, there are still a handful of companies without any female directors.

Latvia calls emergency meeting after third-largest bank fails. Latvian authorities will gather for an emergency meeting on Monday following the failure of the country’s third-largest bank, the Prime minister said on Saturday, as the country kept watch for any fallout on other banks.

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Trump Threatens 'Reciprocal Tax,' Says Canada 'Doesn't Treat Us Right'.It's unclear what the U.S. president has in mind.

February 12, 2018 2:36 pm - by Joe Pompeo: CNN, Despite Trump Bump, Prepares for Dozens of Layoffs. A year ago, CNN was positioning itself as ready to take on Vice and BuzzFeed in the digital space. Now, the company is rightsizing as it prepares for AT&T’s embrace.

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Dow drops 200 points at the open as interest rates shoot higher

Stock futures were lower this morning, possibly extending losses for what's certain to be the first down week for the Dow and S&P 500 in 11 weeks. Ahead of today's anticipated drop, the Dow is on track for its worst week in five months. (CNBC)

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U.S. stock futures were sharply lower this morning, following the biggest one-day declines for the Dow and S&P 500 since Sept. 5. A triple-digit drop for the Dow today would be its second straight, something that last happened almost exactly one year ago on January 30-31, 2017. (CNBC)

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MINISTER of Finance Amr Al-Garhi announced that Egypt will issue dollar-dominated Eurobonds in the first half of February worth about $4 billion.

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Netflix lifts S&P, Nasdaq; J&J, Procter hold Dow in check NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks advanced on Tuesday, as strong results from Netflix helped lift the S&P and Nasdaq Composite, but the Dow Industrials were hemmed in by declines in Johnson & Johnson and Procter & Gamble.

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