Trump, Juncker Tout Deal Pulling Back From U.S.-EU Trade War – Trending Stuff

Trump, Juncker Tout Deal Pulling Back From U.S.-EU Trade War – Trending Stuff

President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed to suspend new tariffs while negotiating over trade, pulling the U.S. and Europe back from the edge of a transatlantic trade war. The leaders pledged to expand European imports of …

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Starbucks Pumps the Brakes in Its Home Market – Trending Stuff

Starbucks Pumps the Brakes in Its Home Market – Trending Stuff

Americans’ long-running joke about a Starbucks on every corner may be nearing its end. The coffee behemoth is retrenching in its home market as it contends with sales growth that Chief Executive Officer Kevin Johnson acknowledges isn’t fast enough. The cafe …

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Mark Zuckerberg Tops Warren Buffett to Becomethe Worlds Third-Richest Person – Trending Stuff

Mark Zuckerberg Tops Warren Buffett to Becomethe Worlds Third-Richest Person – Trending Stuff

Facebook Inc. co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has overtaken Warren Buffett as the world’s third-richest person, further solidifying technology as the most robust creator of wealth. Zuckerberg, who trails only Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos and Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates, eclipsed …

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This Stock’s 9,500% Rally Created a Town of Millionaires – Trending Stuff

This Stock’s 9,500% Rally Created a Town of Millionaires – Trending Stuff

At most big companies, it’s pretty clear who the millionaires are: top executives, rainmakers, science whizzes with PhDs. But at China’s Sunny Optical Technology Group — whose stock has climbed faster than any other in MSCI Inc.’s global indexes over …

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China Just Handed the World a 111-Million-Ton Trash Problem – Trending Stuff

China Just Handed the World a 111-Million-Ton Trash Problem – Trending Stuff

Few people consider used plastic to be a valuable global commodity. Yet China has imported 106 million tons of old bags, bottles, wrappers and containers worth $57.6 billion since 1992, the first year it disclosed data. So when the country announced last year that it …

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Trump and Kim Can Learn a Thing or Two From Singapore – Trending Stuff

Trump and Kim Can Learn a Thing or Two From Singapore – Trending Stuff

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are spending such a short amount of time in Singapore this week. Maybe they should stick around longer to see what makes its economy tick. Singapore is an especially …

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TrumpsHomeland Security Secretary Defends His Family Separation Policy – Trending Stuff

TrumpsHomeland Security Secretary Defends His Family Separation Policy – Trending Stuff

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen called on Congress to change laws she said force the government to separate immigrant children from parents who cross the U.S. border unlawfully and called Democrats who say the Trump administration is using the controversy …

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