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Malaysia names new central bank governor

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia has named Nor Shamsiah Mohamad Yunus, an experienced former central bank official, as the new central bank governor. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said Friday that the king has consented to Nor Shamsiah's appointment to head Bank Negara Malaysia from July 1 for a five-year term. She succeeds Muhammad Ibrahim, who resigned two weeks ago after the central bank came under...

June 22, 2018

Report: Uber driver streaming "The Voice" just before crash

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona police report says the backup driver in an Uber autonomous SUV was streaming a television show on Hulu just before the vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in March. The Arizona Republic is reporting that the driver was watching "The Voice," a television musical talent show. The newspaper received the more than 300-page report from Tempe police late Thursday. Police obtained...

June 22, 2018

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

NEW YORK (AP) — Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart. The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can require online retailers to collect sales tax on purchases that come from states where they don't have any shops, offices or warehouses. Before that, retailers didn't have to collect state sales taxes if it was shipping items to someone in a state where the...

June 21, 2018

Global stocks mixed as trade disputes worry investors

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stocks were mixed Friday as investors remained wary over trade disputes between China and the U.S. as well as between the U.S. and Europe that could hurt corporate profits and jobs. Some markets rebounded slightly but were unable to recoup their heavy losses for the week. KEEPING SCORE: Britain's FTSE 100 rose 0.7 percent in early trading to 7,607.88 and France's CAC 40 advanced 0.7 percent to 5,355.21. Germany's DAX gained 0.4 percent to 12,563.75. Futures augured gains on Wall Street. S&P futures rose 0.5 percent while Dow futures also advanced 0.5 percent. ASIA'S DAY: Some Asian markets gained following heavy losses on previous days but finished lower than a week...

June 22, 2018

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APME announces winners of 2018 contest for AP journalists

NEW YORK (AP) — Coverage of news events that tested the human spirit and challenged how we see ourselves won top honors in the 2018 Associated Press Media Editors Awards for AP staff. Hurricane Harvey, the collapse of the caliphate in Mosul and the plight of Rohingya refugees all showcased AP's ability to put together powerhouse teams of journalists anywhere in the world and produce award-winning work. There...

June 21, 2018
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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Car makers, technology and industrial companies fell Thursday as investors focused on the U.S.-China trade dispute, which could reduce company spending and earnings. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped for the eighth day in a row. On Thursday: The S&P 500 index retreated 17.56 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2,749.76. The Dow Jones industrial average skidded 196.10 points, or 0.8 percent, to 24,461.70. The Nasdaq composite gave up 68.56 points, or 0.9 percent, to 7,712.95. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks shed 18.04 points, or 1.1 percent, to 1,688.95. For the week: The S&P 500 is down 29.90 points, or 1.1 percent. The Dow is down 628.78 points, or 2.5 percent. The Nasdaq...

June 21, 2018
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

NEW YORK (AP) — Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart. The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can require online retailers to collect sales tax on purchases that come from states where they don't have any shops, offices or warehouses. Before that, retailers didn't have to collect state sales taxes if it was shipping items to someone in a state where the...

June 22, 2018
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Forex Weekly Outlook

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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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August 29, 2017
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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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Vietnam arrests 4 more oil execs in corruption crackdown

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese police have arrested four more former...

June 22, 2018
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Mexico central bank raises key interest rate to 7.75 percent

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's central bank has decided to raise its key...

June 21, 2018
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Fed finds biggest US banks strong enough to survive shock

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve says that all of the 35 largest U.S....

June 21, 2018