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Here's how a string of March Madness upsets could help fans in search of cheap tickets

CNBC - 26 min 52 sec ago
A tournament filled with surprising upsets have had the unintended consequences of whipsawing ticket prices.

One of NFL's few female owners is changing her team's formula for identifying talent

CNBC - 38 min 52 sec ago
Carlie Irsay-Gordon, one of NFL's few female owners, on how to identify the best talent.

Rural hospital shutdowns force communities to take care of their own

CNBC - 38 min 52 sec ago
The rates of rural hospital closures are the highest seen in the last few decades.

Barack and Michelle Obama to Parkland students: 'You've helped awaken the conscience of the nation'

CNBC - 1 hour 8 min ago
"Throughout our history, young people like you have led the way in making America better."

Bomb kills two in Alexandria ahead of Egypt presidential vote

CNBC - 1 hour 9 min ago
A bomb placed under a car exploded in Egypt's second city Alexandria on Saturday, killing two people including a policeman, two days before the country is due to hold a presidential election.

Powerful Indian Politician Gets 14-Year Prison Sentence for Embezzlement

NEW YORK TIMES - 1 hour 20 min ago
Lalu Prasad Yadav was convicted of embezzling 37 million rupees to buy fictitious medicines and cattle fodder while he was chief minister of Bihar State from 1990 to 1997.

UK investigators search London office of firm at centre of Facebook data storm

CNBC - 1 hour 20 min ago
Investigators from Britain's data watchdog searched the London offices of Cambridge Analytica.

Justin Bieber involved in LA car crash

SKY NEWS - 1 hour 37 min ago
Justin Bieber was involved in a car accident in LA when a Range Rover smashed into the back of his Mercedes-Benz.

3 reasons Gen Z activists have changed the gun control conversation when no one else could

CNBC - 1 hour 38 min ago
Why the students have made progress in the conversation on gun control.

106 passengers stranded in Germany due to drunken co-pilot

CNBC - 1 hour 44 min ago
Shortly before the TAP Air Portugal flight was to takeoff to Lisbon on Friday night, an airport employee noticed the co-pilot walking unsteadily and smelling of alcohol.

Apple unveils new emoji to represent disabilities

SKY NEWS - 3 hours 9 min ago
Apple has proposed a set of new emoji to provide better representation of people with disabilities.

French hero officer who swapped himself for hostage dies

CNBC - 3 hours 35 min ago
A French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage died of his injuries.

China warns US it will defend its own trade interests

CNBC - 3 hours 37 min ago
The United States has flouted trade rules with an inquiry into intellectual property and China will defend its interests, Vice Premier Liu He told U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

French officer who swapped places with a hostage in terror attack dies

CNN - 3 hours 50 min ago
An heroic police officer who swapped places with a female hostage during an attack by a fanatical ISIS supporter on a supermarket in France has died of his wounds.

At Swedish Preschool, Boys Learn to Dance and Girls Learn to Yell

NEW YORK TIMES - 4 hours 8 min ago
The state curriculum urges teachers to “counteract traditional gender roles,” and at one school, girls are encouraged to shout “No!” and boys run the play kitchen.

These tax breaks are vanishing. Grab them while you can

CNBC - 4 hours 8 min ago
Last-minute savings: These tax credits and deductions are on the endangered species list.

Top economists and business leaders weigh in on the risks of a US-China trade war

CNBC - 4 hours 36 min ago
World-renowned economists and executives discussed the possible impact of a trade war from an annual meeting in Beijing.

'You're welcome': Zlatan Ibrahimovic joins LA Galaxy

SKY NEWS - 4 hours 52 min ago
Los Angeles Galaxy have confirmed the signing of Zlatan Ibrahimovic - with the Swedish striker taking out a full-page ad in a newspaper telling the city: "You're welcome."

Chinese sailors saved 50 hours after ship capsizes

SKY NEWS - 5 hours 30 min ago
Two Chinese sailors have been rescued more than 50 hours after their sand dredger capsized off Malaysia's southern coast.

North and South Korea to Hold Preparatory Talks for Summit Meeting

NEW YORK TIMES - 6 hours 29 min ago
High-level officials from both Koreas will meet next week to discuss the agenda for the talks between Kim Jong-un, the North’s leader, and the South’s president, Moon Jae-in.

This Is What I Do When I Hear the Bombs Explode

NEW YORK TIMES - 6 hours 38 min ago
A Times reporter in Kabul has experienced eight suicide bombings since 2016, seven in the last year. Sick of it, she still goes to the scene. “If I don’t, who will?”

A French police officer who asked a

CNN - 6 hours 58 min ago
A French police officer who asked a gunman to let him take the place of a hostage in a supermarket attack has died.

Police officer wounded in France attack dies

CNN - 6 hours 59 min ago
A French police officer who asked a gunman to let him take the place of a hostage in a supermarket attack has died.

Apple's Tim Cook calls for calm heads on China, US trade

CNBC - 8 hours 20 min ago
Trade tension between China and the United States flared this week.

'Hero' officer dies after French siege

SKY NEWS - 8 hours 31 min ago
French policeman Arnaud Beltrame who took the place of a hostage during an attack at a supermarket has died.

Rio Tinto CEO predicts 'common sense would prevail' amid escalating trade tensions

CNBC - 8 hours 44 min ago
Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sébastien Jacques said he hopes China and the U.S. can resolve their trade issues.

Trump issues ban against most transgender troops serving in the military

CNBC - 11 hours 10 min ago
President Trump issued an order barring most transgender troops from serving in the U.S. armed forces.

North Korea and South Korea to talk next week

SKY NEWS - 11 hours 21 min ago
North Korea and South Korea are to meet next week for talks at the border truce village of Panmunjom.

Facebook employees say morale has improved after Zuckerberg talked to them

CNBC - 13 hours 41 min ago
The Facebook chief executive has taken multiple steps over the past few days to communicate with the social network’s 25,000 employees.

Iowa Family of 4 Vacationing in Mexico Found Dead in Condo

NEW YORK TIMES - 13 hours 58 min ago
Officials said Kevin and Amy Sharp and their two children were found in a condominium on the Yucatán Peninsula. The specific cause of death was not known.

Fear grips US agriculture industry as China proposes hefty duties for pork, wine and fruit

CNBC - 14 hours 5 min ago
U.S. agriculture is bracing itself potentially costly retaliation from China that could hit everything from pork to wine

British Authorities Search Offices of Cambridge Analytica

NEW YORK TIMES - 14 hours 21 min ago
The company harvested data from 50 million Facebook users to develop psychological profiles on behalf of political campaigns, including that of President Trump.

The creators of Apple Siri built a robot that can dismantle bombs or perform surgery

CNBC - 14 hours 22 min ago
Inside of SRI International, engineers have created a robot that is equal parts bomb diffuser and combat medic.

Stocks now in downward spiral, as political risk becomes bigger threat than rising interest rates

CNBC - 14 hours 25 min ago
Political risk has replaced rising interest rates as the bigger fear in the stock market.

Spanish Judge Jails 5 Catalan Leaders in a Blow to Secessionist Movement

NEW YORK TIMES - 14 hours 35 min ago
Spain’s Supreme Court ordered five Catalan politicians held without bail, a day after a botched attempt by separatist lawmakers to elect a new regional leader.

Cramer Remix: The one bright spot after a tough week

CNBC - 14 hours 38 min ago
Jim Cramer reveals the silver lining he’s spotted after a tough week on the averages.

Boeing reportedly set to win American wide-body jet order

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 23:38
Boeing is close to winning a keenly fought contest to supply 787 Dreamliner jets to American Airlines.

Cramer's game plan: Be prepared for more White House chaos

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 23:12
Jim Cramer shares his weekly game plan with investors after a rattling week on Wall Street and Capitol Hill.

Egypt’s Election Should Be a Lock. So Why Is President Sisi Worried?

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 23:06
The campaign has exposed tensions in Egypt’s security establishment that appear to have rattled Mr. Sisi, who has ratcheted up repression.

John Bolton, China, Uber: Your Friday Evening Briefing

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 23:04
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Uber’s self-driving cars were struggling before fatal crash

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 23:00
Uber's robotic vehicle project was not living up to expectations months before a self-driving car operated by the company struck and killed a woman, the New York Times.

North America's largest steel tube CEO says tariffs are first step in revamping trade

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 22:53
The exemptions on steel and aluminum tariffs are only the initial round of negotiations, says Zekelman Industries' CEO.

For the U.S. and China, a Technology Cold War That’s Freezing Over

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 22:15
In advanced industries like chip development, the rivals are vying for dominance in a fight that is as much about national security as economic might.

Justice Department proposes rule that would effectively ban bump stocks

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 22:11
Attorney General Jeff Sessions called the proposal a "critical step" in reducing gun violence.

Epilepsy drug behind birth defects banned

SKY NEWS - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 22:06
An epilepsy drug linked to birth defects in thousands of children will not be given to women of child bearing age unless they are on a pregnancy prevention plan.

Start-up factory Y Combinator notched its first IPO with Dropbox, and others are on the horizon

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 22:03
Influential start-up accelerator Y Combinator has seen its portfolio companies snapped up in deals worth over $1 billion before, but Dropbox marked its first alumnus to go public.

Veteran trader Art Cashin: 'We need things to calm down' in DC to get market going

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:40
U.S. stocks fell on Friday, but volume was "thin" says UBS' Art Cashin.

What Warren Buffett says to do when the market tanks

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:36
In 2016, when the market fluctuated, Warren Buffett gave some great advice.

Conservatives rip Trump for signing massive spending bill that ignores many of their priorities

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:32
Several of the president's staunchest allies on the right were furious Trump did not follow through on his threat to veto the $1.3 trillion budget.

Trump Advisory Board member Jeff

CNN - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:23
Trump Advisory Board member Jeff Ballabon tells the panel on CNNi's State of America that President Trump is an adult and knows exactly what he's doing.

Trump’s Tariff Moves: What You Need to Know

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:21
The two-pronged trade offensive aimed at China, and China’s initial response, may be only the start of a complex, escalating economic battle.

Trump touted his spending bill as a blessing for the military. Here's what the Pentagon is getting

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:18
The omnibus allocates $144.3 billion for military equipment procurement, here's a look at some of the big-ticket item

‘We’ve Had Enough,’ Says Peru’s New President

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:13
Martín Vizcarra, 55, replaced Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, who was brought down by a corruption scandal.

Warren Buffett recommends investing in index funds — but many of his employees don’t have that option

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:12
Many of his companies don’t offer such funds in workers’ retirement accounts. It’s a problem shared by millions of Americans, ProPublica and The Washington Post report.

UK High Court grants Cambridge Analytica search warrant to ICO

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:06
A British High Court judge has granted an application by the Information Commissioner's office for a warrant to search Cambridge Analytica's London offices.

Facebook fell 13 percent this week to below $160, the worst week since July 2012

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 21:05
The week-long tumble makes for Facebook's third worst week since going public.

Dell's VMware deal may hinge on how the companies split up value from Dell's tracking stock

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 20:31
The key to Dell convincing VMware to move forward with a merger may be the value found in rolling up Dell's tracker stock.

How the world is inching closer to eradicating polio

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 20:22
Polio is close to being completely eradicated. The only cases of reported polio are in Pakistan, Nigeria, and Afghanistan. Of these countries, Pakistan seems to be the closest polio-free country, according to The Conversation.

Tariff retaliations 'absolutely not' done, China will 'come back hard': Former Bush advisor

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 20:16
China can't afford not to deal with the latest Trump tariffs, says Safanad's John Rutledge.

Suicide Attack in Afghanistan Kills at Least 14 at Wrestling Match

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 20:10
The attacker drove a car bomb into an Afghan crowd in southern Helmand Province. “I saw death up close and consider myself lucky,” a survivor said.

China Brings Warm Words to U.N., and Rights Activists Feel a Chill

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 20:00
A resolution passed by the United Nations’ top human rights body reflects a push against international norms, rights organizations and Western officials say.

Cardi B wants to know where her taxes go—here's the answer

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:58
"I want receipts."

The Interpreter: Trump’s Tariffs: Another Retreat From the Postwar World Order

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:54
Whether a return to 19th-century-style geopolitics and great-power rivalry will help or hurt China’s global position is unclear.

Here’s how much the stock market is still up since Donald Trump took office

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:49
Trump still has a large cushion before the Dow's post-inauguration gains disappear.

While Dropbox soars in market debut, cloud rival Box plunges

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:29
Box shares fell by nearly 7 percent on the day Dropbox made its debut on the Nasdaq.

Pivotal Software publicly files for IPO

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:16
Pivotal Software — which counts Dell as its majority stockholder — revealed a prospectus on Friday with its plans to go public.

'Hero' officer fights for life after French siege

SKY NEWS - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:14
A "hero" police officer is fighting for his life in hospital after swapping himself with a hostage taken by an Islamist terrorist.

Nicolas Sarkozy and the Libya Investigation: The Key Questions

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:09
The former French president is the subject of an inquiry into whether his 2007 campaign took money from the government of Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi.

Trump security pick John Bolton likely to turned up heat on Iran and drive up oil prices

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:08
President Trump's pick for national security advisor signals a willingness by the administration to take a more hardline stand against adversaries like Iran or Venezuela—and that could mean higher oil prices.

Jimmy Carter says Trump 'reacted quite well' to North Korea invitation

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 19:07
Former President Jimmy Carter tells "CBS Sunday Morning" that Trump "reacted quite well" to North Korea talks.

Wells Fargo says four top risk management executives to retire: WSJ

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:59
Wells Fargo says top four risk management executives are to retire as a regulatory settlement nears

Here are two things investors should do during market volatility

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:57
'Stay the course' is popular advice for investors amid market volatility. Here's when it does make sense to take action.

Here are the congressional offices that pay staffs the highest and lowest salaries

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:56
Considering how much members of Congress have to go through, how much are they all paid? USA Today reports.

A new study explains how the ancient

CNN - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:49
A new study explains how the ancient Mayans bred and traded dogs, and may even have raised some for ceremonial purposes.

Starbucks has closed its US pay gap—here are 4 other companies that have too

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:46
The coffee chain is leading the way, as are these other employers.

Atlanta airport takes precautions after a cyberattack on the city

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:43
A spokesman says Atlanta's airport has taken down its Wi-Fi network and disabled parts of its website "out of an abundance of caution" following a ransomware cyberattack on the city's computer network.

Steve Wynn folds as Galaxy Entertainment buys in

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:42
Steve Wynn has sold his entire stake in Wynn Resorts, the massive global gaming company he created.

Where John Bolton stands on Iran nuke deal, North Korea and other national security matters

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:36
Some observers say Bolton's hard-line views on national security don't line up with Trump's. Here's a roundup.

Abbott's Alere resolves US diagnostic device probe for $33.2 million

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:35
Alere agreed to pay $33 million to resolve claims it knowingly sold unreliable diagnostic testing devices to hospitals.

Whole Foods reportedly trims staff in wake of Amazon acquisition

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:23
Whole Foods is making cuts at its in-store marketing and graphic design departments, according to Business Insider.

Small businesses weigh in on possibility of a trade war

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:22
Trump's trade policies could hurt small businesses.

The house from '10 Things I Hate About You' just sold for $1.6 million—take a look inside

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:17
It's essentially in its original condition.

In Twitter rant, Elon Musk says he's deleting Tesla and SpaceX Facebook accounts

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:07
“What’s Facebook?” billionaire tech titan Elon Musk taunts.

Elon Musk deletes Facebook pages amid privacy row

SKY NEWS - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:06
Elon Musk has deleted the official Facebook pages for his SpaceX and Tesla brands amid concerns over the security of the social network.

How to download a copy of everything Facebook knows about you

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 18:02
Here's how to see all of the data Facebook has on you, and how to download your own copy.

Dropbox started with a couple of checks written for $15,000 -- today it's worth $12 billion

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:58
In honor of Dropbox's long-awaited IPO, an early investor unearthed a 10-year-old memento: the very first investments that helped get Dropbox off the ground.

China could face higher prices for fruit, nuts in tariff battle with US, but even that's not certain

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:58
As Americans brace for a price increase in anything made from of steel and aluminum, Chinese consumers were preparing to shell out more for nuts and fruit.

The economy looks weak in the first quarter, but better days are coming

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:47
First-quarter growth will be nowhere close to some projections, but the rest of the year still looks fine.

Teenager Sentenced to Life in Britain Over London Tube Bombing

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:46
Ahmed Hassan, an 18-year-old asylum seeker from Iraq, wanted “to kill as many members of the British public as possible,” the judge said.

Watch President Trump talk about $1.3 trillion spending bill after veto threat, as shutdown looms

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:46
If the omnibus spending bill doesn't pass by 12:01 a.m. Saturday, the government will shut down.

More women are breadwinners but most say men don't treat them as equals at work

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:44
Almost half of employed women now say they are their family's main provider.

GE's businesses are worth 25% or more in a breakup than previously estimated, analyst says

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:43
The potential breakup of GE may unlock more value than previously thought, Melius Research analysts wrote Friday.

A baby giraffe takes its first clumsy

CNN - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:38
A baby giraffe takes its first clumsy steps in front of delighted visitors at the Aalborg Zoo in Denmark.

Delta Air Lines may outfit some employees with 'wearable robotics'

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:35
In an effort to increase efficiency and maintain safety standards for employees, Delta is exploring the possibility of wearable robotics, Atlanta Business Chronicle reports.

Boeing says it won't appeal a trade ruling on Bombardier

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:31
Boeing will not appeal against the ruling that allows Bombardier to sell its jets to airlines without heavy duties.

Elizabeth Rossiello talks about taking

CNN - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:23
Elizabeth Rossiello talks about taking on companies like Safaricom to grow her bitcoin based money transfer platform in Africa

Five Things I Learned on My Quebec Road Trip: The Canada Letter

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:13
A province where everyone is a minority, and many are worried about President Trump. Dan Bilefsky ends his journey through Quebec.

U.S. Charges 9 Iranians in Huge Theft of Intellectual Property

NEW YORK TIMES - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:06
The suspects worked at the Mabna Institute, a contractor for the Iranian government, which benefited from the sensitive information obtained in the hacks, officials said.

Toys R Us liquidation sales start after a brief delay

CNBC - Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:06
Liquidation sales for Toys R Us kicked off Friday, a spokeswoman told CNBC.