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Federal Reserve lifts rates again


At its final meeting of 2017, policy makers set aside concerns about persistently low inflation and instead focused on meaningful economic improvements.

MP to Facebook: Look harder for Russian Brexit meddling


Facebook says a Russian troll farm with links to the Kremlin only spent $0.97 targeting British voters ahead of the Brexit referendum. But the head of a parliamentary committee says he's concerned Facebook hasn't looked hard enough.

Fed chair warns: You could 'lose a lot of money' on bitcoin


Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says bitcoin is not a stable source of value, but she says that the risks that bitcoin poses to financial stability are "limited."

What a Disney-Fox deal would mean for media


If all goes as the media world expects, at some point this week or next Disney will announce that it is purchasing a large chunk of 21st Century Fox in what would be one of the largest media deals in recent years.

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How a dead woman campaigned against net neutrality

Investigators say the identities of more than one million Americans, both dead and alive, may have been used to hijack the FCC's public comment process on net neutrality.


Delta set to place huge order with Airbus

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The deal is a blow to U.S. aerospace giant Boeing, which hoped to sell 100 737 Max 10 airliners to Delta.

'Mannequin Skywalker' takes flight on Blue Origin rocket

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Blue Origin just logged its seventh successful test flight, this time with a capsule fit to fly humans.


Future of internet regulation about to change

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Apple is backing up AirPods with American jobs

Apple is investing millions of dollars into products such as AirPods and FaceID that could help fuel job creation in the U.S.

Stocks hit record highs on tax bill hopes

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The market popped following reports of a tax reform deal in the House and Senate. Investors are hoping that a tax bill will lead to even stronger corporate profits and consumer spending. And that should push the market even higher.

College gets $50M from student who barely graduated

Startup founder is making good on an old promise.


JPMorgan fund for Detroit entrepreneurs just tripled

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A fund for Detroit-based small businesses run by minorities just tripled in size.


Britain has lost 65,000 retail jobs since Brexit vote

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Britain has lost 65,000 retail jobs since it voted to leave the European Union, a decline fueled by increased online competition and a Brexit-induced wage squeeze.


U.K. panel dings Facebook, Twitter over illegal content

Facebook, Twitter and Google should be held responsible for illegal content on their platforms, a top U.K. ethics panel said Wednesday.

Will 2018 be better for Under Armour?

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Under Armour is the worst performing stock in the S&P 500 for 2017. The company is hopeful that it can get back on track next year but analysts are still skeptical. Competition from Adidas and Nike continues to be fierce.


Premarket: 6 things to know before the bell


Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.


Google is opening an artificial intelligence center in China

Despite many of its services being blocked in China, Google has chosen Beijing for its first AI research center in Asia.


Indian company can build an apartment in two weeks

SquarePlums is customizing shipping containers to help fix a shortage of homes in India's tech hub.


Google wants you to experiment with its new photo apps

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The company released three free experimental apps for playing with photos and videos.


Canada shuns Boeing, will buy used Australian fighter jets

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Instead, Canadian officials announced Tuesday the country will buy used, older model F/A-18's from Australia. The decision is a major blow to Boeing, which loses out on an approximately $5.23 billion deal.

Tuesday, Dec 12

Europe may see gas shortage after deadly pipe explosion

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Energy markets were shocked Tuesday by the closure of a pipeline in the North Sea and a major explosion at a facility in Austria.

Companies coming clean on climate change

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Hundreds of companies have pledged to report climate-related information, joining an environmental campaign led by billionaire Michael Bloomberg and U.K. central banker Mark Carney.

South Koreans' 'fear and greed' fuel bitcoin fever

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Students are checking the price between classes, workers are trading as they line up for coffee, and grandparents are playing the market at home.

North Korea may be making a fortune on bitcoin

Kim Jong Un's regime is amassing a hoard of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, experts say.

Monday, Dec 11

Europe doesn't like Trump's tax plans


Europe's five biggest economies have warned the Trump administration that its tax plan may violate international trade rules.

Volkswagen used to love diesel. Not anymore

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The chief executive of Volkswagen says Germany should reduce subsidies for diesel cars and ban heavily polluting vehicles from its city centers.

Japanese firm to launch world's greenest cruise ships

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A Japanese cruise operator is teaming up with a Finnish shipbuilder to build the world's greenest cruise ship.

Bitcoin jumps after futures trading begins

The Chicago Board Options Exchange on Sunday began trading bitcoin futures -- a new step for the cryptocurrency.

Sunday, Dec 10

'Most extreme' road car costs $1 million


McLaren says its new supercar wasn't built with "usability" in mind -- and the company isn't sorry about it.

A warning about bitcoin's wild price swings

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The cryptocurrency's value skyrocketed this week, and the Coinbase CEO is worried about it.