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Cabela’s Sale Sends Ripples of Anxiety Through Rural Nebraska Town

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Enlarge this image Sidney, Neb., has been home to Cabela's corporate headquarters since 1964, when Dick and Mary Cabela's catalog company outgrew its original offices in nearby Chappell. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption ... Read More
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European Central Bank keeps interest rates on hold

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Published on Dec 15, 2017Grant’s Interest Rate Observer editor Jim Grant on the Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates and why he is concerned about the European Central Bank. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected C... Read More
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Stocks soar to records as tax plan is finalized

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Published on Dec 15, 2017FOX Business’ Charles Paynes reports on the leading market indicators that drove stocks to record highs. Category News & Politics License ... Read More
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FCC repealed net neutrality: Here are the myths to be aware of

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Former FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell reacts to the FCC’s decision to repeal the Obama-era net neutrality ruling, which aimed to prohibit private internet companies from increasing their prices for certain content or intentionally slowing down some websites.Detected Closed Captioning: . >> THOSE ON THE OTHER SIDE HAVE LITERALLY NOTHING TO PEDDLE OTHER THAN HYSTERIA AND FEAR FOR THE LIGHT TOUCH APPROACH WE'VE HAD FOR THE INTERNET'S EXISTENCE. I HOPE THE PEOPLE FOCUS ON THE SEVERAL WEEK, NOT SURPRISED AT ALL. NEIL: THAT IS FCC CHAIRMAN AJIT PAI TO END THE NET NEUTRALITY. THE IMPACT REALLY IS DRASTIC SAYS SOME OF THESE MEDIA REPORTS CLAIM. THE INTERNET ITSELF BEING DESTROYED AS SOME... Read More
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Retailers Hope For Strong Holiday Season As November Sales Beat Expectations

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Enlarge this image Shoppers fill a Walmart on Thanksgiving day in Bentonville, Ark. Sales in November were up from last year. Gunnar Rathbun/AP hide caption toggle caption ... Read More
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Marco Rubio to vote against GOP tax reform bill

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Former special assistant to President Trump Marc Lotter, Washington Examiner’s Emily Jashinsky and District Media Group president Beverly Hallberg discuss how Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) objection to the child-tax credit amount will impact the GOP tax reform bill.Detected Closed Captioning: THE RELEASE OF THE FULL BILL COMING WITHIN THE COMING DAYS. SENATOR RUBY RUBIO TWEETING A FEW HOURS AGO TWEETING TAX NEGOTIATORS DIDN'T HAVE MUCH THE CORPORATE TAX CUT A YEAR EARLY, ADDING AT LEAST A FEW HUNDRED DOLLARS IN REFUNDABLE CUTS FOR WORKING FAM FAMILIES WHO SEEM TO ALWAYS BE FORGOTTEN ISN'T TOO HARD TO DO EITHER. SO, WILL GOP LEADERS CAVE INTO R UBIO'S DEMAND IN EXCHANGE FOR HIS VOTE AND IF NO... Read More
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How bots are manipulating cryptocurrency prices

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The cryptocurrency market has grown exponentially this year, with a current market cap of $440 billion at time of writing. The largest cryptocurrency is, of course, Bitcoin, which has gone up 1,500 percent year to date and trades a daily notional value of over $10 billion. But how much of this trading is attributed to real, human buyers, and how much of it is automated? As it turns out, bots may make account for a large part of short-term holdings. Worse, bot trading could be freely manipulating the market, artificially inflating prices and causing individual investors to overpay on their executed trades. What is a bot? A bot is an automated trader that buys and sells automatically, usually in the short-term market... Read More
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How a Paul Ryan resignation would affect Congress

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Wall Street Journal editorial page writer Jillian Melchior, Trump for President media advisory board member Gina Loudon and Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge discuss how a resignation by Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) after 2018 midterm elections could affect Republicans.Detected Closed Captioning: 1:59 P.M. NEXT FRIDAY NIGHT. NEIL: TO VIRGINIA REPUBLICAN I THINK YOU COMING OUT OF NOWHERE TO BECOME A UNITED STATES CONGRESSMAN. DAYS LIKE THIS, TIMES LIKE THIS, I BET YOU WONDER WHETHER IT WAS WORTH IT. TELL ME WHAT YOU THINK OF THIS? >> I LOVE MY ECONOMIC PROFESSOR SHUTDOWN SCENARIO I DON'T THINK THERE IS TOO MUCH RISK OF THAT. WE'RE GOING TO RUN OUT THE WEDNESDAY, LIKE CHAD JUST SAID. ... Read More
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Redbox launches a new on-demand streaming service

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Redbox has launched a new on-demand streaming service, which will allow users to buy and rent digital movies and TV shows. Redbox is best known for physical DVD and Blu-ray rentals found at its bright red kiosks. On Demand is now in public beta and will offer many of the same new-release movies and shows that are available at kiosks, the company says. The new service isn’t like Netflix or HBO: there are no subscription fees, and customers just pay for each movie or show they rent or buy. It’s basically a competitor to iTunes and Google Play. "We know consumers have a lot of choices when... Read More
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Fox, News Corp. would merge ideally, but years away: Rupert Murdoch

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Detected Closed Captioning: DOWNLOADED END OF MONTH PROBABLY REDOUBLED AGAIN SO >> RUPERT -- TELL US ABOUT THE ASSETS THAT YOU ARE KEEPING, AUTOMOBILE YOU TURNED A SINGLE AUSTRALIAN PAPER INTO ONE OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST YOU ARE PIRATES KEEPING FOX NEWS FOX BUSINESS/WALL STREET JOURNAL "NEW YORK POST" WHAT IS YOUR REITERATION O FOR REITERATION O FO REITERATION FOFO REITERATION FORO REITERATION FOR T REITERATION FOR THI REITERATION FOR THIS REITERATION FOR THIS N REITERATION FOR THIS NEW COMPANY AFTER SELLING ENTERTAINMENT ASSETS. CASH NO THE NEW FOX -- NEWS CORPORATION ALL THAT NEWSPAPERS ARE NEWS CORPORATION -- 10-BILLION-DOLLAR COMPANY, THIS IS WHAT CAME OUT OF 21ST CENTURY FOX NEW FOX WILL HAVE FOX NEWS, FOX BUSINESS,... Read More
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Fed’s Janet Yellen calls bitcoin a ‘highly speculative’ asset

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Published on Dec 14, 2017The Wall Street Journal Global Economics Editor Jon Hilsenrath on the Federal Reserve's economic outlook and Fed Chair Janet Yellen's comments on bitcoin. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captio... Read More
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‘Flirty secretary’ smart assistant taken offline in China

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One of China's largest tech companies has taken its "flirtatious secretary" virtual assistant offline, following a suggestion that it objectified women.The avatar, called Vivi, was designed to be built-in on a new virtual reality headset sold by iQiyi, the video platform owned by search giant Baidu.The voice-controlled assistant could recommend films and video games, but could also be made to flirt and dance. Vivi has now been taken offline for "modification", said iQiyi.'Beta-testing version'The virtual reality headset was first announced in March, a... Read More
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Disney has acquired 21st Century Fox’s film and TV studios in a landmark deal

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Disney has acquired 21st Century Fox's film and TV studios in a landmark deal worth over $52 billion dollars. The arrangement covers the movie studio 20th Century Fox, the company’s TV production arm 20th Century Fox Television, Fox-owned cable networks (including FX and National Geographic), and the company’s stakes in international networks like Star TV and Sky (which Fox is planning to acquire full ownership of before the sale is completed). Disney also will gain a majority control of Hulu in the deal, with Fox’s 30 percent stake giv... Read More
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GOP House And Senate Leaders Reach Deal On Tax Plan

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Published on Dec 13, 2017Republican critics in the Tri-State Area say the bill still needs major changes. CBS2's Dick Brennan has the latest. Category News & Politics License ... Read More
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Trump Signs Bill Banning Kaspersky Lab Software From Federal Use

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Published on Dec 13, 2017President Donald Trump has signed legislation officially banning the U.S. government’s use of software made by Kaspersky Labs. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: [Music] president D... Read More
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Fox, Disney deal expected to face gov’t scrutiny: Gasparino

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Detected Closed Captioning: >> LIZ: WALL STREET JOURNAL REPORTING THAT DISNEY IS FINALIZING THE PACT TO ACQUIRE ASSETS FROM 21ST CENTURY FOX. NOW IT'S SET TO BE A $60 BILLION TAKEOVER OF CERTAIN ASSETS OF THE FOX ENTERPRISE. AGAIN, THIS COULD COME PRETTY RAPIDLY. THE SALE WOULD INCLUDE THE 20TH CENTURY FOX FILM STUDIO, THE SKY DISNEY WAS LEFT AFTER COMCAST OWNER OF NBC DROPPED OUT OF THE RACE ON MONDAY. LET'S GET TO CHARLIE GASPARINO WITH THE LATEST. >> CHARLIE: WELL IT WAS A BID DING WAR UP UNTIL A COUPLE DAYS AGO AND DISNEY WON THE BID. IS SO IF THE DEAL DOESN'T GO TRUST SCRUTINY FROM THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT IF IT DOESN'T GO THROUGH, FOX IS GOING TO BE PAYING DISNEY A SUBSTANTIAL AMOUNT OF MONEY. NOW EXACTLY WHA... Read More
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Dead people among millions impersonated in fake net neutrality comments

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Enlarge / An analysis from New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.New York Attorney General's office An analysis of public comments on the FCC's plan to repeal net neutrality rules found that 2 million of them were filed using stolen identities. That's according to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. "Millions of fake comments have corrupted the FCC public process—including two million that stole the identities of real people, a crime under New York law,"... Read More
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Baidu apologizes for sexy ‘girlfriend’ VR interface

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Baidu-owned video platform iQiyi has pulled an AI “girlfriend” named Vivi from its VR headset after complaints that the product was demeaning to women. “iQiyi has noticed the issue raised by media and already taken the product offline for further modification. We’d like to make an apology for the concerns it might have raised,” it said in a statement printed by The Wall Street Journal, which reached out with questions about Vivi. Vivi, which was in beta testing, was ... Read More
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3 alternative funding models that could help Heartland startups

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The Dow Jones may be at an all-time high, but entrepreneurial activity in the United States is close to a 40-year low. According to the Kauffman Foundation’s 2017 State of Entrepreneurship report, many startups face serious barriers because they are run by women or people of color. Geography also plays a part. According to the Economic Innovation Group, 50 percent of firms created since the great recession were built in just 5 (large, wealthy) counties. Why? One big reason: the mathematics of venture capital. Over the past... Read More
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Blockchains are the new fraud fighters

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Presented by Aston Fraud is rampant. For example, health care fraud in the U.S. is in the tens of billions of dollars, according to various estimates, and that number is growing. While cutting elsewhere, the Trump administration requested $70 million to combat health care fraud in its latest budget, based on the drag on the economy. “A ... Read More
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The Shift: I Was Wrong About Bitcoin. Here’s Why.

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“The disparity between virtually no merchant acceptance and Bitcoin’s rapid appreciation is striking,” a team of Morgan Stanley economists wrote earlier this year.As it turns out, while few people want to use Bitcoin as a currency, plenty want to treat it as an investable security, similar to gold or silver, especially while the price keeps rising.I assumed that the blockchain would eclipse Bitcoin itself.One... Read More
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World’s First Equity-Linked Token, Finova Financial’s JCO to be Available through WeFunder Crowdfunding Platform

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Partnership with WeFunder Opens Door to Other Companies Interested in Using New JCO Model that Merges Blockchain, Crypto, and Crowdfunding WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 12, 2017– Finova Financial, a digital financial services provider transforming the future of global banking, announced today that it is partnering with crowdfunding platform WeFunder to make Finova’s ... Read More
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US Navy secretary: The path to restoring naval readiness

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Years of operating under the 2011 Budget Control Act and over nine years of continuing resolutions have imposed high costs on the Department of the Navy. Some of these costs have been financial, but budget caps and delays have also had deep impacts on our ability to resource our mission. The resultant effect of continuing resolutions and lack of budgets produces a U.S. Navy and Marine Corps team that is operating at a level less than optimal when compared to known funding on a regular budget cycle. Finding the right remedy ― which is an imperative ― will require ingenuity and partnership on all sides. ... Read More
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This Year’s Christmas Tree Shortage Has Roots In The Recession

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Enlarge this image Shoppers walk through a forest of Christmas trees on the Snicker's Gap Christmas Tree Farm in Bluemont, Va., in 2004. This season, a tightened tree supply dates back a decade ago, when fewer trees were planted during the recession. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption ... Read More
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Apple is reportedly buying Shazam

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Apple is finalizing a deal to acquire Shazam, the app that lets you identify songs, movies, and TV shows from an audio clip, according to TechCrunch. The deal is reportedly for $400 million, according to Recode, which also confirmed the news. For Apple, the obvious benefit of acquiring Shazam is the company’s music and sound recognition technologies. It will also save some money on the commissions Apple pays Shazam for sending users to its iTunes Store to buy ... Read More
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How the resignation of Conyers, Franken could affect the GOP

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Wall Street Journal editorial page editor Dan Henninger discusses how the resignation of Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich) and Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) could affect the GOP, which continues to support U.S. Senate Alabama candidate Roy Moore amid reports that he sexually harassed underage girls.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Accused VC Sends Same Sorry Sexual Harassment Email to Critics

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Justin Caldbeck, whose venture firm collapsed after six women came forward with allegations of sexual harassment in June, says he’s trying to make amends. His efforts have included handwritten notes to his accusers and others to whom he now thinks he may have acted improperly, as well as emails to women who’ve been critical of him in the media. But some recipients of Caldbeck’s "apology" emails are not convinced. They believe the disgraced investor is exploiting the public discussion ... Read More
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Interview with Stef Kight, “The Why” 12/5/17

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Detected Closed Captioning: [Music] Republicans Know This Of Course But It Seems House Republicans Are Not Done There When It Comes To Higher Education and Neither Are Dims Axios Reports Republican House Members Are Proposing A Sweeping Higher Education Reform Bill next Week Which In Part Aims To Fix This problem By Capping Federal Student Loans And Incentivizing Universities To Insure Their Students Succeed Post Graduation Meanwhile Democrats Advocate For Solutions Like Loan Forgiveness Or Free College So What's The Real Story Here when It Comes To Taxes And Higher Education And Could Even Tighter Restrictions Be Around The Corner For Grad Students Steph Qaeda Taxi OS Wrote That Article There And We Caught Up Today Here In ... Read More
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Senate’s tax plan facing backlash for removing some corporate tax breaks

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Wall Street Journal senior video reporter Shelby Holliday, President of Citizens for Self-Governance Mark Meckler and FBN’s Charlie Gasparino discuss some of the small business backlash to the Senate’s tax reform bill, which passed early Saturday morning.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Apple agrees to pay Ireland $15.4 billion in back taxes to appease EU

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Apple today reached an agreement with the European Union to begin depositing the €13 billion ($15.4 billion) in back taxes it was ordered to pay Ireland last year, following the landmark decision to crackdown on tax shelter policies and profit offshoring, according to The Wall Street Journal. Despite the ruling having been issued more than a year ago, in August of 2016, ... Read More
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Is This The Right Time For a Big Tax Cut?

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Enlarge this image Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed a tax reform news conference on Capitol Hill last Thursday, alongside Sen. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia and representatives of small business groups. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption t... Read More
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Economist Jim Rickards On Gold Versus Bitcoin

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Jim Rickards is the editor of Strategic Intelligence and the author of Currency Wars: The Making of the Next Global Crisis. He believes gold can go to $10,000 an ounce but he is much more skeptical about bitcoin. Rickards doesn't trust the bitcoin price action and doesn't believe the cryptocurrency will fare well in a financial crisis.Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiFACEBOOK: ... Read More
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Conference explores news, politics and LI issues

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An event that explores the state of media and some of Long Island’s most pressing problems will be held Tuesday in Garden City. Organized by the Fair Media Council, the event called “The News Conference: Real & Powerful” at the Garden City Hotel will feature 12 panel discussions with area journalists and business leaders, according to a FMC statement. One of the panels, titled “What Happened to the Promise of Suburbia” tackles gang violence, racism and Long Island’s mounting opioid epidemic. Moderated by Sal Ferro, CEO of Alure Home Improvements, its panelists include Robert DeSena, former gang member and founder of The Council for Unity; Drew Scott, r... Read More
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3 reasons why CVS would want to buy health insurer Aetna

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A CVS-Aetna combination could create a health colossus that would reach deeper into the average customer’s life to manage care and cut costs, according to analysts who follow the companies. Drugstore chain and pharmacy benefits manager CVS Health Corp. has agreed to buy the nation’s third-largest insurer, Aetna Inc., a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Sunday. The deal would be worth about $69 billion. Such a deal would combine a health insurer that covers around 22 million people with a company that runs 9,700 drugstores and more than 1,100 walk-in medical clinics. CVS also processes more than a billion prescriptions annually through CVS Caremark, its pharmacy benefits management business.... Read More
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How 1,000 Volvos Ended Up In North Korea — And Made A Diplomatic Difference

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Enlarge this image A man gets out of a Volvo 144 to head to a parade in Pyongyang in 2012. In the 1970s, North Korea ordered 1,000 Volvo 144s from Sweden. To this day, the cars have not been paid for. Tanya L. Procyshyn ... Read More
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Disney reportedly may buy 21st Century Fox

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Alleged talks of Disney buying parts of 21st Century Fox stalled last month, but they've reportedly resumed.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/74021/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: a Walt Disney Company Acquisition Of 21st Century Fox Is Reportedly Back On The Table Reports In November Revealed Disney Was Considering Buying Parts Of Fox But That Those Talks Soon Stalled but According To The Wall Street Journal talks Are Again Gaining Steam And That's Got Some Marvel Fans Pretty Excited Disney Owns Marvel Studi... Read More
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The next Sputnik: Here’s why US stands to lose technological edge to China

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SIMI VALLEY, California — As defense companies struggle to balance the interests of the military customers with those of shareholders, the Pentagon needs to rethink how it buys or else risk sacrificing its technological edge. The Pentagon can’t shut its eyes to the fact that a healthy bottom line for defense companies is in the best interest of the military and essential to ensure future capabilities, said Navy Secretary Richard Spencer, speaking on a panel at the Reagan National Defense Forum Saturday. ... Read More
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Disney is once again in talks to acquire 21st Century Fox

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In November, word broke that Disney and 21st Century Fox had begun to discuss the possibility of Disney acquiring most of Fox’s film and television assets, but just as quickly, it became clear that those discussions had since ended. Now, it seems as though those talks are back on, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. The WSJ cites reports of people familiar with the situation who say that the talks are currently active and... Read More
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The UK’s cybersecurity agency issued a new guidance to ministries about using Russian antivirus software

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On Friday, the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) issued a new guidance for how the country’s various ministries should closely manage their use of antivirus software supplied by a foreign nation, such as Russia’s Kaspersky Lab. In a letter to to heads of government ministries, NCSC CEO, Ciaran Martin said that organizations “need to be vigilant to the risk that an [antivirus] product under the control of a hostile actor could extract sensitive dat... Read More
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FACT CHECK: How Does Paul Ryan’s Case for Tax Cuts Match the Facts?

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[embedded content] NPR via YouTube House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., is moving close to victory. After a frustrating year in which Republicans who control Congress failed to repeal or replace the Affordable Care Act, Congress is moving closer to approving its first major legislation of 2017. The House and Senate have passed differing versions of the measure — the Senate narrowly passed its bill early Saturday morning. ... Read More
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Dow Closes Above 24,000 For First Time Ever

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Detected Closed Captioning: The Closing Bell On Wall Street Marking Yet Another Milestone The Dow Surging Past 24,000 Every Time We Hit These Milestones It Attracts The Attention Of the Public And The Public Has Been Pretty Skeptical Of This Ball Market Up until Recently So As We Take Out These These Numbers Perhaps It Starts To Draw More Retail Investors In From The Sidelines President Trump Taking Credit For The Record Tweeting The Dow Just Broke 24,000 For The First Time Another All-time Record If The Dems Had Won The Presidential Election The Market Would Be Down 50 Percent From These Levels And Consumer Confidence Which Is Also At An All-time High Would Be Low And Glum Bill watts Is Deputy Market Editor At Market Watch ... Read More
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Dow scores record day, despite North Korea concerns

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Published on Nov 30, 2017Sarge986 founder and president Stephen Guilfoyle discusses today’s record day on Wall Street and how the North Korea threat affects the markets. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning Detected within th... Read More
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Record Day On Wall Street

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Detected Closed Captioning: We Begin With That Rector Day On Wall Street The Dow Blowing Past The 24 thousand Mark For The Very First Time here's A Look At How Well Ended The Dow leapt 331 Points To 24,000 270 To The SP Also Set A New Record With A 21-point gain And The Nasdaq Of Almost 50 Points the Impending Tax Deal Connected To All Of This CBS 2's Dick Brennan Has More It's Yet Another Milestone For The Dow With The Markets Surging Past 24,000 tapping An Extraordinary Year Of Growth We're Looking At About A 33 Percent Rise For The Dow Since Election Day And I Think I'm Out 24 Percent Since inauguration And I Think Something Like 17 Percent For The S&P 500 Since inauguration President Trump Tweeted The Dow Just Broke ... Read More
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Dow cracks 24K amid GOP tax reform hopes

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FBN’s Charlie Gasparino, Wall Street Journal editorial page editor James Freeman and Conservative Review chief political correspondent Deneen Borelli discuss the GOP’s tax reform plan, which is likely to pass now that Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) announced his support for the legislation.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Even with stocks at record highs, experts see ‘Santa’ jump

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Is Santa Claus coming to town? Wall Street thinks so — even though stocks have already exceeded most expectations this year. December on average is the best month for stocks. Investors call the gains a Santa Claus rally: a late-year boost that helps the markets end on a high note. Although there are some warning signs and reasons for concern, analysts have some solid reasons to think December 2017 will be pretty good, too. Dating back to 1950, the Standard & Poor’s 500 index has risen an average of 1.6 percent in December. November is second, with an average gain of 1.5 percent. Jack Ablin, chief investment officer for BMO Capital Markets, said investors made a habit of buying at the end of the year to position them... Read More
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Google might merge back with Nest to make more smart home products

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Google is considering bringing Nest back into its family after the two became separate brands in 2015 under holding company Alphabet, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal. Nest could potentially rejoin Google’s hardware team and the two could make more smart home products that rival Amazon’s lineup of Alexa devices. The two are already pretty integrated — Google Home users can control Nest thermostats and pull up Nest Cam streams throug... Read More
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Trump says tax reform will be economic ‘rocket fuel’

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Published on Nov 30, 2017The Wall Street Journal Global Economics Editor Jon Hilsenrath on the potential economic impact of Republican tax reform. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Michael Archbold talks about the reason why DOJ wants to block AT&T merger

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Published on Nov 29, 2017CGTN's anchor Rachelle Akuffo spoke to Michael Archbold about why the DOJ wants to block AT&T merger and the indication for future mergers. Archbold is the former CEO of GNC and the current trustee for the Committee for Economic Development. Category License Standard... Read More
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The Value In Cryptocurrency Explained By A Crypto Hedge Fund CIO

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Ari Paul, CIO of cryptocurrency hedge fund BlockTower Capital, talks with Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about the value in cryptocurrency and where he thinks the market is headed in the next two years.Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiFACEBOOK: ... Read More
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The Best Christmas Tree Stand

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The Krinner Tree Genie XXL. Photo: Doug Mahoney Our pick Heading into Christmas 2016, we feel the Krinner Tree Genie XXL is still the... Read More
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Bitcoin surges past $10,000

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Bitcoin is now worth over $10,000. The cryptocurrency, which crossed the milestone for the first time since its creation in 2008, surged past $10,000 on Tuesday evening as it climbs toward $11,000, according to research site CoinDesk. Bitcoin has spiked 933 percent since the beginning of the year, when it traded at $968.23, reports the Wall Street Journal. Despite concerns with Bitcoin’s association with criminal activities, investors have piled into the crypto... Read More
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Steve Jobs’ Former Publicist On How He Controlled Apple’s Image

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Andy Cunningham is Steve Jobs' former publicist and the author of "Get to Aha: Discover Your Positioning DNA and Dominate Your Competition." Here, she discusses Steve Jobs' "reality distortion field" and how he employed it to enhance Apple. Following is a transcript of the video.Andy Cunningham: So, Steve Jobs often used the phrase “reality distortion field” and others used it to describe the environment in which he operated and it actually applies to a number of different ways that Steve behaved.I’m Andy Cunningham and I'm president and founder of a marketing consulting company called Cunningham Collective and I've just written a book called “Get to Aha” about positioning.She ... Read More
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How The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Came Into Creation

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Since its creating in 2010 following the financial crisis, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has been both ambitious and divisive. Democrats and activists groups say it's a crucial fighter against the power of Wall Street. Republicans say the CFPB is unaccountable and even unconstitutional. This week's standoff over the bureau's interim directors is the most visible case of a battle that has been brewing for years. ... Read More
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Proposal would create a new vets insurance program, bypassing VA

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WASHINGTON — A Colorado lawmaker on Tuesday introduced legislation to create a veterans health insurance program to allow them to skip the Department of Veterans Affairs entirely and get private-sector medical care at taxpayers’ expense. “This bill throws out the idea of acceptable patient wait times and eliminates the requirement of the veteran to ask for VA permission to use civilian medical providers,” said Rep. Doug Lamborn, a Republican and former member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee. ... Read More
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East River Ferry Rescue

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Published on Nov 28, 2017A ferry accident on the East River led to the emergency evacuation of more than 100 passengers on Monday. CBS2's Magdalena Doris reports. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: Fully Rele... Read More
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Passengers Evacuated After NYC Ferry Strikes ‘Submerged Object’ Near Pier 11

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Detected Closed Captioning: Emergency Evacuation For More Than A Hundred Passengers On An East River Ferry Tonight The Boat Struck Something In The Water And Then Couldn't Move CBS 2's Tony Aiello Live At Pier 11 Wall Street With The Late Details For Us Tony about About A Two-hour Delay For Passengers A Hundred And Thirteen Of Them On This Ferry Bound For Sunset Park And The Rockaways About A Hundred Feet From The Dock It Got Stuck And Started taking On Water Divers Braved The Chilly 50° Shallow Water To Inspect The Ferry Zielinski About 90 Minutes After Passengers Completed Their Emergency Evacuation Tell Me How Was It We're Alive And Well And Dry No Complaints When You Commute By Ferry And Circumstances Require You To Don... Read More
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Niantic raises $200 million as it prepares to develop a Harry Potter AR game

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Niantic, Inc. announced today that it has raised a fresh round of capital — $200 million to be exact, as first reported by the Wall Street Journal. The Series B round was led by Spark Capital, with participation from Founders Fund, Meritech, Javelin Venture Capital, and NeatEase. Spark Capital partner Megan Quinn will join Niantic’s board. ‘”We are excited to be working with NetEase, Spark, and our other new investors.  This round enables new strategic opportunities and enhances our ability to make long term investments in augmented reality and the Niantic real-world p... Read More
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Uber told potential investor SoftBank about huge data breach before telling public

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(Reuters) — Uber said on Thursday that it discussed a massive data breach with potential investor SoftBank Group ahead of going public with details of the incident on Tuesday. The ride-hailing service is trying to complete a deal in which the Japanese company would invest as much as $10 billion (£7.52 billion) for at least 14 percent of Uber, mostly by buying out existing shareholders. “We informed SoftBank that we were investigating a data breach, consistent with our duty to disclose to a potential investor, even though our information at the time was preliminary and incomplete,” Uber said in a statement. ”We also made clear that our forensic investigation was ongoing,“ Uber said. ”Once our in... Read More
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Google to launch Hong Kong cloud region in 2018

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Google has announced that it’s opening a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region in Hong Kong. Launching sometime in 2018, it will be Google’s sixth Asia-Pacific (APAC) region after Singapore, Sydney, Taiwan, Tokyo, and the recently announced Mumbai region. Above: Hong Kong: Coming in 2018 ... Read More
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Retailers To Online Shoppers: Be Patient With Delivery, Get Perks

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Enlarge this image Rewarding customers when they choose slower shipping options is one way online retailers are reacting to a recent decision by UPS to add a holiday surcharge during peak delivery days. David Goldman/AP hide caption toggle caption ... Read More
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State of the Art: Twitter, It’s Time to End Your Anything-Goes Paradise

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It ought to consider a radical, top-to-bottom change like this: Instead of awarding blue checks to people who achieve some arbitrary level of real-world renown, the company should issue badges of status or of shame based on signals about how people actually use, or abuse, Twitter. In other words, Twitter should begin to think of itself, and its users, as a community, and it should look to the community for determining the rights of people on the platform.Is someone making a positive contribution to the service, for example by posting well-liked content and engaging in meaningful conversations? Is an account repeatedly spreading misin... Read More
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How fraud allegations against Outcome Health could impact the Chicago startup community

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Chicago medical ad startup Outcome Health has been hit with a string of potentially company-crushing headlines this past month: First, it was the subject of a Wall Street Journal investigation claiming that Outcome Health provided clients with inflated ad performance data. Then prominent investors, including Goldman Sachs Group and Alphabet’s Capital G investment unit, sued Outcome Health and its cofounders, Rishi Shah and Shradha Agarwal,... Read More
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Wall Street hits another record day

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Published on Nov 21, 2017FOX Business’ Charles Payne reports on Wall Street’s trading day that pushed all three major indexes to record closing highs. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Bronx brothers who dealt cocaine on Wall Street tied to massive fentanyl trafficking operation

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Two Bronx brothers who made cocaine deliveries to Wall Street-area advertising and real estate professionals were also wrapped up in a multi-million dollar fentanyl trafficking operation, authorities said Monday.The feds and Bronx prosecutors on Monday announced the arrest of 16 people in a sweeping drug trafficking conspiracy — capping off a six-month probe that included an on-call cocaine delivery service.Click here to read more: http://nydn.us/2iDm4R9... Read More
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Wall Street losses will be staggering if DOJ blocks mega-merger: Gasparino

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Published on Nov 21, 2017FOX Business’ Charlie Gasparino reports on the investment banking losses as a result of the Justice Department blocking the AT&T-Time Warner deal. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning Detected wit... Read More
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After US pushback, AT&T prepares to fight for Time Warner

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Seeing an attempt to block its buyout out of Time Warner as a “radical” departure by the U.S. government, AT&T is preparing for a fight to see the $85 billion deal through. One key asset owned by Time Warner, CNN, could create problems for the U.S. and President Donald Trump, whose very public spat with the news network has raised suspicions that he might have interfered with the department’s decision. DOJ’s antitrust chief, Makan Delrahim, insists that Trump did not tell him what to do. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday she wasn’t aware of any specific action related to the case ... Read More
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DOJ takes on AT&T-Time Warner deal

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Published on Nov 21, 2017The Wall Street Journal telecom reporter Ryan Knutson on the Department of Justice's lawsuit to block AT&T's bid for Time Warner. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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FCC is expected to unveil its plan to destroy net neutrality during Thanksgiving week

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While Americans are busy traveling, paying attention to Black Friday deals, and spending time with family, the Federal Communications Commission will be rolling out its least popular proposal of the year: its final plan to dismantle net neutrality — the set of rules that prevent internet providers from giving some websites and internet traffic an advantage over others. According to The Wall Street Journal, the FCC is expected to unveil its proposal this week, less than three months after the public comment period ended on the initial proposal. The process generated 22 million comments for the c... Read More
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Scaramucci says don’t rule out beltway return

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Anthony Scaramucci may be out at the White House, but the short-lived former communications director says his political career is not over.Scaramucci said in an interview that although he has not spoken to Trump in over a month, he talks to members of the president’s inner circle “regularly” and sees himself working for Trump in the future. “I have very good relationships there still, and you have to remember we were a team for 18 months, and so we all had different roles. And so I’m still playing my role frankly. I’m an advocate for the president, media surrogate when I need to be,” Scaramucci said. Scaramucci is in Israel this week as a guest of the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce, a U.S.-based gro... Read More
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Hacking pioneer John Draper faces sex misconduct claims

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A lauded hacker and privacy campaigner has been accused of historic cases of sexual misconduct and harassment.John Draper - who uses the nickname Captain Crunch - is famous in part for having helped Apple's co-founders get started.The allegations include claims of unwanted sexual contact with male teenagers at tech events between 1999 and 2007.Mr Draper has not commented directly on the reports.However... Read More
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Facebook needs to tame its overactive algorithm

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There are a number of disturbing elements to the Russian election hacking scandal — most notably the fact that a foreign entity was somehow able to use Facebook and other social networks to influence an already stressful U.S. election. But what has baffled me most about the hacking scandal is that the Russians were able to proceed with their agenda with such ease, while my influencer marketing agency (which has no interest in nefarious global domination) struggles on a daily basis to do even the most basic tasks on the platform. As the Wall Street Journal noted recently, “Relying on AI can... Read More
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Pentagon Developing Missile Banned by Cold War Arms Treaty Over Russia Threat

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Detected Closed Captioning: The Pentagon Has Reportedly Started research To Develop A Ground-based Cruise Missile Band By A Cold War-era Treaty Because Believes Russia Has Already Violated The Agreement On November 16th The Wall Street Journal Reported That The US Military Has Been Conducting Preliminary Research On Missiles Banned By The intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty the INF Treaty Signed Between The U.s. and Then Soviet Union In 1987 Banned Short And Intermediate Range Missiles the USS Goal Is Reportedly Not To End The Treaty But Rather To Show Russia what Type Of U.s. Arsenal It Could Be Facing If The Pact Were To End An Unnamed US Official Told The Newspaper that Quote The Idea Here Is We Need To Send A Messag... Read More
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How cutting the corporate tax rate will help the economy

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Published on Nov 17, 2017Bullseye Brief founder Adam Johnson and Wall Street Journal editorial page editor James Freeman discuss the GOP tax reform push and the likelihood the Senate will pass a bill. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed ... Read More
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Star Wars: Battlefront II almost had way more Overwatch-style hero skins

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During the development of Star Wars: Battlefront II (read our review), developer DICE began work on a mode that played like Overwatch and featured a similar business model to Blizzard’s team-based hero shooter, according to sources familiar with the production (who asked that I not print their names or titles to protect their employment). The mode would have focused ... Read More
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Filipina Woman Sued by NY Times

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How new FCC rules could affect your local news

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Longstanding rules that prevented an individual or company from owning broadcast stations and newspapers in the same local market have been abandoned by the FCC. The sweeping changes come amid wider transformations in the media and digital landscape, and have raised concerns about their impact. Hari Sreenivasan talks to Keach Hagey of The Wall Street Journal.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Does the world need a Tesla truck?

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On the evening of November 16th, the world will get its first look at Tesla’s next big project: an all-electric semi truck with a rumored range of up to 300 miles. The big question is, does the world actually need this? Elon Musk certainly thinks so. Earlier this week, he tweeted that the truck would “blow your mind clear out of your skull and into an alternate dimension.” Which seems like a to... Read More
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Business Councils Remain Sidelined, But White House Gets Some CEO Guidance

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Enlarge this image President Donald Trump speaks alongside White House senior adviser Jared Kushner (from left), Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier and Ford CEO Mark Fields during a meeting with manufacturing CEOs at the White House on Feb. 23. Trump disbanded two business advisory councils in August. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images h... Read More
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Asia’s highest-valued tech giant, Tencent, smashed forecasts for its third quarter earnings

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Published on Nov 15, 2017For more on Tencent's booming business CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke to Ari Zoldan, CEO of Quantum Networks. Category News & Politics License ... Read More
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Star Wars: Battlefront II fan outrage shakes Wall Street’s confidence

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Electronic Arts’ stock price has climbed steadily since 2012 as the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 were winding down, but some Wall Street analysts are not sure about the publisher’s latest big release and the public reaction to it. Fans are angry at what they perceive as mechanics that enable people who pay extra money to gain an advantage in online multiplayer sessions in Star Wars: Battlefront II, which launches Friday. That led to an EA comment setting a ... Read More
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Interscope’s former president wants to kill the record label, with help from Alphabet

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Steve Stoute, former president of Interscope Records has just launched a new venture called UnitedMasters that is challenging the traditional record label model. It’s what’s known in the music business as an artist services company, a firm that aims to let musicians control their careers in areas like distribution, analytics, and brand partnerships, all while letting them retain rights over their master recordings. The venture is being funded by $70 million from Google parent company Alphabet, and UnitedMasters will operate as a partner with Stoute’s other company, ad agency Translation LLC. Currently, if a musician signs to a major label, they might get funding, connections, and marketing, but it’s... Read More
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Walmart is raising prices online to increase in-store traffic

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Walmart is taking a bit of an nontraditional approach to boost sales ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping events by raising prices for products sold online and discounting those same items in physical retail stores. According to The Wall Street Journal, the big-box store has quietly raised prices for household and food items such as toothbrushes, macaroni and cheese, and dog food on its website while the prices in stores remained the same. If there are price discrepancies between online and in-store purchases, Walmart will now highlight this on the product’s web listing to encoura... Read More
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Nintendo may make new ‘Super Mario Bros.’ film

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Nintendo may be hoping to redeem itself after the disastrous 1993 live-action "Super Mario Bros." film.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/73543/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: [Music] Nintendo May Be Bringing Super Mario Brothers Back To The Big Screen And hopefully It'll Redeem The Franchise's Past Film Flop Super Mario Brothers This ain't No Game The Franchise's 1993 Live-action Adaptation Was A Disaster And Nintendo Has Been Extra Protective Of Its Properties Since Besides A String Of Pokemon Films The Game... Read More
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Why the Uranium One scandal could warrant a second special counsel

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Published on Nov 14, 2017Spieckerman Media President and CEO Lee Spieckerman and Wall Street Journal editorial page assistant editor James Freeman discuss why there should be a second special counsel appointed to investigate the Obama-era Uranium One scandal. Category License Standard YouTube Li... Read More
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Mario + Minions: ‘Despicable Me’ studio is ideal fit to reboot the plumber’s movie career

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Nintendo is partnering with Illuminations on a new Mario Bros. movie, according to The Wall Street Journal. Mario is Nintendo’s biggest brand and gaming’s most recognizable icon. Mario games, including platformers, sports, kart racers, and more, have sold m... Read More
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Nintendo is reportedly making a Mario movie with the studio behind Minions

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Mario may be taking a second stab at the big screen. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Illumination Entertainment — the production company behind Minions and Despicable Me — is close to a deal with Nintendo to make an animated film based on Super Mario. According to the report, Illumination has been in talks about the move for nearly a year, and the major sticking point for Nintendo has been ensuring that the company is heavily involved in the creative process. (This is not surprising considering the 1993... Read More
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Cloudflare buys Neumob to accelerate mobile network performance

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Cloudflare announced today that it has acquired Neumob to help improve the network performance of mobile apps by overhauling the way data is sent on the internet. The deal nets Cloudflare interesting technology that’s focused on improving the network performance of mobile applications. It is also bringing the engineers who created that technology into the company’s fold. It’s a move that could have significant implications for the internet going forward, assuming Cloudflare is able to use Neumob’s know-how to improve mobile applications. Neumob’s technology is designed to replace traditional internet protocols that weren’t necessarily designed with the issues of wireless networks in mind, Cloudflare CEO Matthew ... Read More
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Security Firm Says Extremely Creepy Mask Cracks iPhone X’s Face ID

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[embedded content] Bkav Corp YouTube Less than a week after the iPhone X release, a Vietnamese security firm says it done what others couldn't — trick the phone's facial recognition software. How'd they do it? One very creepy mask. In a video released by the company Bkav, an employee un-shrouds the mask to which the phone apparently responds to by unlocking. "Face ID on this iPhone X is not as secure as Apple has announced," the employee says. The employee th... Read More
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She Warned of ‘Peer-to-Peer Misinformation.’ Congress Listened.

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In 2016, they monitored thousands of Twitter accounts that suddenly started using bots, or automated accounts, to spread salacious stories about the Clinton family. They watched as multiple Facebook pages, appearing out of nowhere, organized to simultaneously create anti-immigrant events. Nearly all of those watching were hobbyists, logging countless hours outside their day jobs.Photo Colin Stretch, ge... Read More
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This $150 mask beat Face ID on the iPhone X

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Vietnamese cybersecurity firm Bkav claims it's been able to bypass the iPhone X's Face ID feature using a mask. The mask is made to trick Apple's depth mapping and the result is a kind of creepy hybrid monster head with realistic cutouts for the eyes, nose and mouth. Bkav says the mask is crafted through a combination of 3D printing, makeup, and 2D images. There's also some "special processing done on the cheeks and around the face" where there are large areas of skin, and the nose is created from silicone. The demo video shows the iPhone being unlocked using the... Read More
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Plugging Into the Gig Economy, From Home With a Headset

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While critics of the arrangement cite rising insecurity, some of Liveops’ star agents — like Emmett Jones in Chicago, who knows of his rivals primarily as numbers on a leader board — say the opportunity has been transformative. Interactive Feature ... Read More
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Report: Hasbro offers to buy toy rival Mattel

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The biggest toy brands in the U.S. might soon unite.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/73467/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Most Kids Don't Care About The Difference Between Hasbro And Mattel And according To New Reports The Two companies Might Soon Become One On Friday The Wall Street Journal Reported that Hasbro Made A Takeover Bid For Its Toy Company Rival The Two Companies Declined To Comment To The Outlet And The Likelihood Of The Deal Success Is Unclear What Is Clear However Is Mattel's Financial Strugg... Read More
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Special counsel appears to be putting pressure on Michael Flynn, son

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Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is now reportedly under investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller about a meeting he took with Turkish government officials in December of 2016. The Wall Street Journal reported Flynn stood to make $15 million for delivering a Turkish cleric residing in the U.S. to Turkey. CBS News justice and homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues joins CBSN with the latest details on how this could impact the Russia investigation.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More