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Lawmakers cut anti-ZTE measure from must-pass bill: source

U.S. lawmakers who reached an agreement on a must-pass defense bill cut from the legislation a measure that would have made it harder for the president to undo sanctions slapped on China’s ZTE Corp, a congressional source said on Friday.

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U.S. carmakers expected to warn of tariff pain when releasing results

When Detroit’s automakers report earnings on Wednesday, they are likely to highlight escalating tariffs and use the opportunity to warn investors of far greater pain ahead should U.S. President Donald Trump impose broader tariffs on the industry’s vehi…

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Over sorghum salad, U.S. farmers and Chinese buyers chew on trade

Chinese importers of the livestock feed sorghum feasted on tabbouleh salad and chipotle tortillas made with the U.S. grain at a Texas barbecue this week, as farmers try to woo buyers in the middle of an escalating U.S.-China trade war.

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Data Partners Team Up to Get ABM Right

Openprise has announced new partnerships and a new service designed to streamline marketing automation and account-based marketing operations. The new partners offer capabilities such as reverse-IP lookup, business-to-personal-email address lookup, business data in the UK, and more in-depth business-to-consumer and business-to-business data capabilities.

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Deutsche to pay $75 million to settle ADRs abuses case, U.S. SEC says

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Friday that Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay nearly $75 million to settle an investigation into the mishandling of pre-release American Depositary Receipts (ADR).

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Russian government: Telcoms face cost hike from new security law

Russian telecoms operators will have to ramp up charges by up to 10 percent to cover costs they will incur implementing new laws designed to give state security greater oversight over telecoms, according to an estimate from the main security agency.

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GE beats on EPS but trims cash flow target; shares fall

General Electric Co reported a smaller-than-expected drop in profit on Friday, but cut a key financial target, raising questions about its full-year outlook and sending shares sharply lower.

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GE beats on EPS but trims cash flow target; shares fall

General Electric Co reported a smaller-than-expected drop in profit on Friday, but cut a key financial target, raising questions about its full-year outlook and sending shares sharply lower.

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Microsoft dives down a bizarre non-cumulative rabbit hole with July patches

If you’re trying to apply this month’s patches — an exercise in futility that I continue to discourage — you may have found that this month’s patches and their documentation read like a da Vinci script, mirrored upside down and backwards. Take this …

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Wall Street rises as Microsoft gains, lifts tech stocks

U.S. stocks rose on Friday as solid results from Microsoft lifted technology stocks and eased rising trade tensions after President Donald Trump said he was ready to impose levies on $500 billion worth of goods from China.

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Dollar weakens on Trump criticism; stocks tepid

The U.S. dollar weakened on Friday against key world currencies as President Donald Trump complained again about its strength, while U.S. and European stock markets were tepid amid fresh tariff talk and another round of corporate earnings.

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Factbox: Impact of U.S-China trade tariffs on U.S. companies

Several U.S. companies are putting in place measures to cushion the impact of escalating trade tensions between the United States and China.

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Trump ex-lawyer Michael Cohen secretly recorded Trump talking about payoff to Playboy model: Report

The New York Times reported that the FBI seized that recording, which related to model Karen McDougal, during a raid on Cohen’s office in New York City on April 9.

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India’s Wipro sees strong demand for services from financial clients

Indian IT company Wipro Ltd said it was seeing strong demand for its services from clients in banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI), while it faces challenges in its India business and in the U.S. healthcare sector.

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Baker Hughes second quarter profit misses estimate; outlook upbeat

Baker Hughes, General Electric Co’s oilfield services arm, on Friday reported a slight profit miss on weaker revenues in its oilfield equipment and turbomachinery businesses, but delivered an upbeat outlook for the second half of the year.

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GE CEO says China tariffs’ ‘gross cost’ could be $400 million

General Electric Co, a major buyer of Chinese goods, estimates new tariffs on its imports from China could raise its costs by $300 million to $400 million overall before steps to lessen the impact, Chief Executive John Flannery said on Friday.

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World’s fastest human-made spinning object could help study quantum mechanics

Researchers have created the fastest human-made spinning object in the world, which they believe will help them study material science, quantum mechanics and the properties of vacuum.

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Lufthansa, Laudamotion court proceedings to start in November

A court in Britain will start proceedings on Nov. 19 in a case between Lufthansa and Laudamotion over leasing contracts, Lufthansa said on Friday.

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Microsoft shares at all-time high after bumper results

Microsoft Corp shares rose about 5 percent to an all-time high on Friday, after investors cheered another blockbuster quarter, backed by growth in its legacy software business and Azure cloud computing services.

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Microsoft shares at all-time high after bumper results

Microsoft Corp shares rose about 5 percent to an all-time high on Friday, after investors cheered another blockbuster quarter, backed by growth in its legacy software business and Azure cloud computing services.

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RBS to close small firms redress scheme to new claims

Royal Bank of Scotland said a scheme to compensate small firms hurt by its restructuring unit will close to new complaints after it paid out just 10 million pounds ($13 million) so far for direct losses.

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About that MacBook Pro Core i9 throttling story

You won’t have missed the hysterical reporting around recent claims that Apple is throttling its all new high-end MacBook Pro, but it seems possible these alarms are blaring a little too loudly.I saw it on YouTube…
The claims are that Apple’s new …

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S&P flat as gains in Microsoft offset tariff fears

The S&P 500 was trading flat on Friday as Microsoft’s robust results helped offset escalating tariff worries after President Donald Trump said he was ready to impose levies on $500 billion worth of goods from China.

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GE CEO says China tariffs could cost conglomerate up to $400 million

General Electric Co, a major buyer of Chinese goods, estimates new tariffs on its imports from China could raise its costs by $300 million to $400 million overall before steps to lessen the impact, Chief Executive John Flannery said on Friday.

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Japan’s Abe says Japanese auto imports are no threat to U.S. national security

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday imports of Japanese automobiles pose no threat to U.S. national security, vowing to convince President Donald Trump not to impose tariffs that could damage the global economy.

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Wall Street opens lower on renewed trade war fears

U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Friday as industrial stocks fell on worries of an escalation in trade war after President Donald Trump toughened his stance against China, but gains in Microsoft capped losses.

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New material: Two faces offer limitless possibilities

Named for the mythical god with two faces, Janus membranes — double-sided membranes that serve as gatekeepers between two substances — have emerged as a material with potential industrial uses.

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New study shows certain video games can improve health in children with obesity

A new study showed for the first time that video games, in combination with fitness coaching and a step tracker, helped overweight children lose weight, lower their blood pressure and cholesterol and increase their physical activity.

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Trump threatens tariffs on all $500 billion of Chinese imports: CNBC

President Donald Trump said he was ready to impose tariffs on all $500 billion of goods the U.S. imports from China, remarks that sent financial markets retreating and threatened to escalate a trade clash with the Asian giant.

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Factbox: Impact of trade tariffs on European companies

Some European companies are rethinking their strategies to cushion against the impact of trade tensions between the world’s two biggest economies, the United States and China.

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