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Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency

Dec 11, 2017

Security based on volatile digital currency bitcoin begins trading on major US exchange for 1st time

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Polish media regulator fines US-owned news channel $420,000

Dec 11, 2017

Poland's media regulator has imposed a fine of nearly 1.5 million zlotys ($420,000) on a private news channel for what it alleges was unfair reporting during a political crisis last year

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Swedish think tank: South Korea's arms sales record high

Dec 11, 2017

A Swedish think tank says South Korea's arms sales hit record levels last year

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Trump to pitch tax plan; Treasury offers rosy estimate

Dec 11, 2017

The Trump administration is estimating the Republican tax bill will generate about $1.8 trillion in new tax revenue over 10 years from a boost to economic growth

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The Latest: Trump to make final pitch for GOP tax plan

Dec 11, 2017

President Donald Trump is making his final pitch for the Republican tax plan in a speech to the American people

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US job openings slip in October, but hiring increased

Dec 11, 2017

US job openings fell in October to roughly 6 million, but hiring rose 4.4 percent

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In tax push, Trump's team uses a dubious growth estimate

Dec 11, 2017

In tax push, Trump team uses growth estimate that independent analyses consider unrealistic

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Markets Right Now: Stocks edge higher in midday trading

Dec 11, 2017

Stocks are edging higher in midday trading as gains in technology and energy companies outweigh losses among banks and makers of consumer goods.

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Top EU economic powers warn US about tax plans

Dec 11, 2017

The European Union's top five economies are warning the United States that its massive tax overhaul could contravene some of its international obligations and risks "having a major distortive impact on international trade."

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Fed set to raise rates as Yellen gives final news conference

Dec 11, 2017

Fed is set to lift rates for 3rd time this year as Yellen gives final news conference as chair

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