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​How will Uber, Lyft and Airbnb fare under Trump?
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​How will Uber, Lyft and Airbnb fare under Trump?

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
On-demand companies and the incoming president see eye-to-eye on regulation, but on issues like jobs and trade, things get a little...
Feds give 800 for-profit colleges failing grades
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Feds give 800 for-profit colleges failing grades

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
Hundreds of programs at for-profit colleges are at risk of losing federal funding unless their graduates start earning better wages, federal officials say. On Monday, the Education Department issued its first round of data...
Sheldon Adelson’s casino company pays $7M penalty
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Sheldon Adelson’s casino company pays $7M penalty

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
LAS VEGAS – Billionaire Sheldon Adelson’s casino company is paying almost $7 million to U.S. authorities to end a more than five-year corrupt practices investigation of the firm’s former relationship with a...
China’s 2016 growth slumps as Trump trade struggle looms
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China’s 2016 growth slumps as Trump trade struggle looms

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
BEIJING – China’s economic growth sank to a three-decade low in 2016 as its struggling exporters brace for a possible trade battle with President-elect Donald Trump. Growth in the quarter ending in December ticked up...
Why Wall Street has Trump inauguration jitters
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Why Wall Street has Trump inauguration jitters

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
On Thursday, the last day before Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration, U.S. equities were hardly buoyant. Instead, they drifted lower, risking a breakdown out of a tight two-month consolidation range (chart below). In...
Western Union to pay $586 million to money transfer scam victims
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Western Union to pay $586 million to money transfer scam victims

January 20th, 2017 | by Contributor
Global money transfer giant admits it ignored for years evidence that customers were being...