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Senate confirms Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve chair

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell as.

Murdoch: Facebook should pay ‘trusted’ news publishers carriage fee

NEW YORK/MENLO PARK, Calif. (Reuters) — Media mogul Rupert Murdoch on Monday called on Facebook.

Court decision: Pennsylvania Congressional map unconstitutionally gerrymandered

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) — Pennsylvania’s top court on Monday threw out the state’s congressional map,.

Bacardi to buy high-end tequila maker Patron in $5.1 billion deal

HAMILTON, Bermuda (Reuters) — Bacardi Ltd said on Monday it would buy high-end tequila maker Patron.

Netflix crosses $100 billion market cap on subscriber surge

LOS GATOS, Calif. (Reuters) – Netflix Inc snagged 8.33 million new streaming customers in the.

Facebook to prioritize ‘trustworthy’ news based on surveys

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc will prioritize “trustworthy” news in its feed of social.

South Korea faces uproar over crackdown of cryptocurrencies

SEOUL (Reuters) – With a tech-savvy population quick to adopt the latest gadgets and a.

Report: Treasury secretary Mnuchin asks Congress to lift debt ceiling by February 28

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has asked Republican leaders in Congress to.

France remembers Charlie Hebdo victims three years after attacks

PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron led a somber tribute on Sunday to the.

AT&T to launch 5G service in U.S. by late 2018

DALLAS, Tex. (Reuters) – AT&T Inc., the No. 2 U.S. wireless carrier, said it would launch.