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Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk on Thursday showed off his concept for the Loop, a high-speed underground public transportation system that will carry up to 16 people and travel at 150 miles per hour. At the Boring Company Information Session, Musk...

Japan had a merchandise trade surplus of 626.0 billion yen in April, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday. That exceeded expectations for a surplus of 440.0 billion yen following the downwardly revised 797.0 billion yen surplus in March (originally...


Following a deadly school shooting in Texas on Friday, President Donald Trump lamented that such incidents have been "going on too long in our country." "Unfortunately, I have to begin by expressing our sadness and heartbreak over the deadly shooting...

The Thai stock market has ticked higher in back-to-back trading days, collecting just 4 points or 0.2 percent in that span. The Stock Exchange of Thailand now rests just beneath the 1,755-point plateau although it may spin its wheels on Monday. The...


Actress Margot Kidder, who rose to fame for her role as Superman's love interest Lois Lane, has died. The actress died at her Montana home on Sunday, and reports quoting her manager said the 69 year old actress died peacefully in her sleep. Kidder...

asian-markets2_13may18.jpg Asian stock markets are mostly higher on Monday, with some of the markets recovering after seeing initial weakness. Investors are focusing on the U.S.-China trade talks this week after U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he will help Chinese technology company ZTE Corp. "get back into business, fast," as it was hurt by a U.S. ban.
stock-market-up-051418.jpg European stocks may open a tad higher on Monday as the U.S. and China toned down their trade war rhetoric. Ahead of high stakes trade talks taking place this week, U.S. President Donald Trump has pledged to help Chinese telecom company ZTE Corp to...
stock-market-up2-051418.jpg Most Asian stocks rose on Monday as the U.S. and China prepared to continue trade talks in Washington. Investors held hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade tensions after President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he would help Chinese technology company...
stock-market-051418.jpg European stocks were subdued on Monday as a weaker dollar offset investor optimism over easing trade tensions between the U.S. and China as well as signs of political stability in Italy. The euro edged higher for a third consecutive session after European...
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trump3-051818.jpg Following a deadly school shooting in Texas on Friday, President Donald Trump lamented that such incidents have been "going on too long in our country." "Unfortunately, I have to begin by expressing our sadness and heartbreak over the deadly shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas," Trump said.
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us-capitol-field-051818.jpg House Republicans failed to pass an $867 billion farm bill on Friday amid a revolt by several more conservative lawmakers. The House voted 198 to 213 in favor of the bill, with thirty Republicans joining with all of the Democrats in the chamber to...
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A study conducted on mice by researchers of the University of Montreal, led by Jean-François Côté, have found a link between a certain protein called AXL and metastases in HER2-positive breast cancer.
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Indian shares look set to open largely unchanged on Monday as investors digest the formation of a non-BJP government in Karnataka and fret about possible larger opposition unity in the 2019 that could spoil Prime Minister Narendra Modi's bid for a second term. Two days after he took oath as the 15th...
Raden has become the second smart luggage company to shut down this month after major U.S. airlines banned smart luggage with non-removable batteries earlier this year. In a statement on its website, Raden said that it is no longer in operation and that all existing shipments have been processed for delivery. The company is shuttering after three years of operation.
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Bitcoin and its peers relatively had a lackluster week. After starting in red, they witnessed some recovery by Wednesday, that soon lost steam and cryptocurrencies were in the red Friday morning. Sentiment was damped by the lack of major news from the blockchain week that concluded mid-week in New York. The much awaited rally in cryptocurrencies following the event never happened. Read More
Another week has gone by, and it was raining FDA approvals. Now, here are some of the pharma/biotech stocks and upcoming events to keep an ear out for in the coming week. Read More
ResMed (RMD) announced the results of two clinical analyses conducted for the U.K. and U.S., demonstrating the cost effectiveness of combining home oxygen therapy and home non-invasive ventilation or NIV therapy for patients with persistent hypercapnia... Read More
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that the U.S. will face "historic regret" if Donald Trump scraps the nuclear agreement with Tehran. Mr Rouhani's comments come as the US president decides whether to pull out of the deal by a 12 May deadline. Mr...
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line-dump-051818.jpg Pump-and-dump is the fraudulent way of artificially inflating the price of cryptocurrency through different ways including shilling and selling the cryptocurrency when the price hits a high.
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