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Trump could start a trade war this week

President Trump could get a lot tougher this week on America’s top trading partners. His administration could slap big tariffs

U.S. vice president says Trump-Modi meetings ‘historic and productive’

  WASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday hailed a first meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian

EU hits Google with record 2.42 billion euro antitrust fine

BRUSSELS EU antitrust regulators hit Alphabet (GOOGL.O) unit Google with a record 2.42-billion-euro ($ 2.7 billion) fine on Tuesday, taking

Sprint Is in Exclusive Talks With Charter and Comcast on a Wireless Deal, Report Says

Sprint (s) is in exclusive talks with Charter Communications (chtr) and Comcast (cmcsa) to explore a deal that could boost

One Wall Street Analyst Thinks Costco’s Amazon Troubles Are Overblown

A Wall Street analyst says he is bullish about Costco stock despite the potentially disruptive merger between Amazon and Whole

Trump, Modi seek rapport despite friction on trade, immigration

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met for the first time on Monday, seeking to

Harry Potter and the Killer Profits Thrive 20 Years On

Twenty years ago, on this day the first Harry Potter books hit the market with just 500 copies. Today, publishers

Takata, brought down by airbag crisis, files for bankruptcy

The company at the heart of one of the worst auto safety scandals in history has filed for bankruptcy. Japan’s

Amazon’s Whole Foods Deal Just Validated the Brick-and-Mortar Retail Model

Amazon.com Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) decision to buy Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) for $ 13.7 billion threw a wrench in the

Italy is pouring billions more into its troubled banks

Italy is putting up €17 billion ($ 19 billion) to avert a fresh crisis in its beleaguered banking system. The