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SKorea's Samsung in Rough Patch With Arrest Request, Recalls

New York Times - 1 hour ago
SEOUL, South Korea — A request by South Korean prosecutors to arrest Lee Jae-yong, the 48-year-old vice chairman and de facto leader of Samsung Electronics, has added to the troubles for the...

Sterling volatile as market speculates on 'hard Brexit'; investors await May's speech

CNBC - 25 minutes ago
Sterling traded cautiously, after slumping to a three-month low against the dollar, as investors wait to hear from U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on her Brexit plans. Fears of a "hard"...

Stark Inequality: Oxfam Says 8 Men as Rich as Half the World

New York Times - 3 hours ago
DAVOS, Switzerland — The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just eight men, from Bill Gates to Michael Bloomberg,...

Trump threatens German carmakers with 35 percent US import tariff

Reuters - 1 hour ago
View of a BMW logo on a wheel at the Mondial de l'Automobile, Paris auto show, during media day in Paris, September 30, 2016. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen. 1/2. left. right. FILE PHOTO - A U.S. flag...

Merger of Luxottica, Owner of Ray-Ban, and Essilor to Create Eyewear Giant

New York Times - 41 minutes ago
A technician for Essilor making lenses at a factory in France. The merger would combine Essilor with Luxottica, whose brands include Ray-Ban and Oakley. Credit Jean-Christophe Verhaegen/Agence...

What to Make of the 'Davos Class' in the Trump Era

New York Times - 28 minutes ago
The Alpine resort town of Davos, Switzerland, during the annual World Economic Forum last January. Credit Fabrice Coffrini/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. DAVOS, Switzerland —...

Gilbert uses first-year lessons to set goals for Marshall, Huntington

Huntington Herald Dispatch - 8 hours ago
Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch Marshall University President Jerry Gilbert hammers in a nail as officials work with Habitat for Humanity to build a home along 10th Avenue on Friday, July 15,...

American Apparel to close all of its stores

Santa Rosa Press Democrat - 8 hours ago
American Apparel, once a high-flying retailer that peaked at more than $600 million in sales, is probably headed toward liquidation after a bankruptcy auction ended with Canadian T-shirt and...

Saudi's Flynas to Buy 80 Airbus A320neo Planes in $8.6B Deal

New York Times - 5 minutes ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Airbus says it has agreed to sell a total of 80 A320neo planes to Saudi Arabian low-cost airline Flynas in a deal worth $8.6 billion. The agreement announced Monday...

The Andersons to close all retail stores, affecting 1050 employees

Toledo Blade - 8 hours ago
In a stunning announcement to the Toledo area, The Andersons Inc. said on Sunday that it would close its two local general stores and two stores in Columbus in the spring, ending jobs for 1,050...

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