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Source: Business - Google News | 25 Jun 2018 | 5:47 am

Trump Plans New Curbs on Chinese Investment, Tech Exports to China

President Trump, already embroiled in a trade battle with China, plans to ratchet commercial tensions higher by barring many Chinese firms from investing in U.S. technology and by blocking more technology exports to Beijing.

Source: WSJ.com: US Business | 25 Jun 2018 | 5:47 am

US Stock-Index Futures Slide as Global Trade Concerns Linger - Bloomberg


Bloomberg

US Stock-Index Futures Slide as Global Trade Concerns Linger
Bloomberg
U.S. stock futures fell during European and Asian hours as trade tensions continued to cast a pall over markets. Futures contracts on the S&P 500 Index were down 0.6 percent as of 10:10 a.m. in London after falling as much as 0.7 percent in early trading.
Global Stocks Weaken as Trump Opens New Fronts in Global Trade WarTheStreet.com
US plans limits on Chinese investment in US technology firmsYahoo Finance
Asian markets fall as trade war fears weigh on sentimentManila Bulletin
Seeking Alpha -gulfnews.com -The Business Times -The Australian
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Source: Business - Google News | 25 Jun 2018 | 5:32 am

Comedies' Misfortunes Are No Laughing Matter for Hollywood

Traditional comedies are struggling for oxygen at the box office, caught between superheroes and a vast buffet of stand-up specials, sitcoms and amateur pranks on digital services like Netflix and YouTube.

Source: WSJ.com: US Business | 25 Jun 2018 | 5:30 am

Uber begins appeal over London licence denial - BBC News


BBC News

Uber begins appeal over London licence denial
BBC News
A London court is considering whether Uber is "fit and proper" to hold an operator licence in the capital. The taxi app company has begun making its case at Westminster Magistrates' Court in a hearing that is expected to last several days. Last ...
Uber kicks off fight in court to overturn its ban in LondonCNBC
Uber court document reveals the scale of sexual assault and dangerous driving allegations against its driversBusiness Insider
Uber Goes to Court to Remain in Business in LondonU.S. News & World Report
HuffPost UK -The Guardian -NDTV -Red Herring
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Source: Business - Google News | 25 Jun 2018 | 5:22 am

Global stocks sink on trade worries, oil mixed - SFGate


SFGate

Global stocks sink on trade worries, oil mixed
SFGate
BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets sank Monday and oil prices were mixed amid simmering worries about U.S.-Chinese trade tensions. KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, Germany's DAX fell 1 percent to 12,456.28 and London's FTSE 100 gave up 0.9 ...
FTSE 100 Sinks On Mounting Trade WorriesNasdaq

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Source: Business - Google News | 25 Jun 2018 | 5:10 am

Uber Goes to Court to Fight for Its Future in London

Uber has spent much of the past year repenting for a string of scandals. Now the company must prove it has changed—or risk being locked out of one of its largest markets.

Source: WSJ.com: US Business | 25 Jun 2018 | 4:53 am

Samaritan offers signs of hope - Boston Herald


Boston Herald

Samaritan offers signs of hope
Boston Herald
A girl on her way out of Boston was eager to put her American Sign Language skills to the test when a blind and deaf man required assistance aboard a flight to Oregon. “About 30 minutes into the flight the speaker-com goes off and they ask if anyone ...
Teenager helps blind and deaf passenger on flight from LoganThe Boston Globe
Clara Daly's Kindness Towards Deaf, Dumb Airline Passenger Wins Millions Of HeartsInternational Business Times
Teen Uses Sign Language to Help Blind and Deaf Man on FlightU.S. News & World Report
WKRN News 2 -Jezebel -Patch.com
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Source: Business - Google News | 25 Jun 2018 | 4:40 am

Buzz Aldrin Fights Family for Control of His Space Legacy

The former astronaut’s children say their father is in mental decline and are asking a Florida court to appoint them his guardians. He says they are after his business, and is suing for “elder exploitation.”

Source: WSJ.com: US Business | 25 Jun 2018 | 4:24 am

GE Nears Deal to Sell Industrial-Engines Unit

General Electric is nearing a deal to sell a unit that makes large industrial engines to private-equity firm Advent International for $3 billion or more, people familiar with the matter said.

Source: WSJ.com: US Business | 25 Jun 2018 | 2:18 am

Meituan-Dianping files for Hong Kong IPO; aims to raise over $4 billion: sources - Reuters


Reuters

Meituan-Dianping files for Hong Kong IPO; aims to raise over $4 billion: sources
Reuters
HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's Meituan-Dianping, an online food delivery-to-ticketing services platform, is bringing its sizable initial public offering (IPO) to Hong Kong, where it aims to raise over $4 billion, three people with knowledge of ...
China's app for everything files for huge Hong Kong IPOCNNMoney
Meituan Reveals Big Loss as Sales Double Ahead of HK IPOBloomberg
Meituan-Dianping Files Hong Kong IPO, Said to Raise Over $4 BillionU.S. News & World Report
Quartz -Nasdaq -CNET -The Columbian
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Source: Business - Google News | 25 Jun 2018 | 2:07 am

Short of Workers, Restaurants Turn to Robots

Amid the lowest unemployment in years, fast-food restaurants are turning to machines—not to get rid of workers, but because they can’t find enough. Flippy the burger chef doesn’t complain about the drudgery of grill work and never leaves the kitchen.

Source: WSJ.com: US Business | 25 Jun 2018 | 1:58 am

Asia trades mixed as global trade tensions simmer - CNBC


CNBC

Asia trades mixed as global trade tensions simmer
CNBC
Asia markets were mostly down on Monday afternoon as investors attempted to shake off jitters about trade tensions between the United States and China. In Australia, the benchmark ASX 200 fell 14.8 points, or 0.24 percent, to 6,210.4 as the heavily ...
Asian stocks fall, oil gives up some gains after China moveBusiness Insider
Stocks pressured by further trade war rhetoricFinancial Times

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Source: Business - Google News | 24 Jun 2018 | 10:10 pm

'Jurassic World' Sequel Falls Short of Previous Installment

“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” opened to an estimated $150 million in the U.S. and Canada. That is a healthy debut by most measures, but 28% below the $208.8 million start for the first “Jurassic World.”

Source: WSJ.com: US Business | 24 Jun 2018 | 8:38 pm

Corporate America: New steps to curtail sales of firearms - Washington Post


Washington Post

Corporate America: New steps to curtail sales of firearms
Washington Post
GAINESVILLE, Ga. — With Gary Ramey's fledgling gun-making business taking off in retail stores, he decided to start offering one of his handguns for sale on his website. That didn't sit well with the company he used to process payments, and they ...
Gun industry sees banks as new threat to Second AmendmentBangor Daily News
Gun industry perceives banks as a new threat to 2nd AmendmentWJBF-TV

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Source: Business - Google News | 24 Jun 2018 | 4:14 pm