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|China warns U.S. it will defend own trade interests
BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States has flouted trade rules with an inquiry into intellectual property and China will defend its interests, Vice Premier Liu He told U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in a telephone call on Saturday, Chinese state media reported.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 9:22 AM
|JCDecaux open to bidding for U.S. peers but nothing planned: CEO
PARIS (Reuters) - French outdoor advertising company JCDecaux could consider bidding to take over U.S. competitors Clear Channel or Outfront Media but nothing is planned in the short term, its chief executive said on Saturday.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 10:44 AM
|Globalists buck U.S. index fund trend
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Volatility in U.S. equity markets this year is pushing investors not only to invest in stocks abroad, but also to commit their money to an even more foreign place: the hands of stockpickers rather than index funds.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 11:02 PM
|Dropbox shares close up 35 percent in biggest tech debut since Snap
(Reuters) - Dropbox Inc's shares closed at $28.42, up more than 35 percent in their first day of trading on Friday, as investors rushed to buy into the biggest technology initial public offering in more than a year even as the wider sector languished.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 7:27 PM
|Musk deletes Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX after challenged on Twitter
(Reuters) - Verified Facebook pages of Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX and electric carmaker Tesla Inc disappeared on Friday, minutes after the Silicon Valley billionaire promised on Twitter to take down the pages when challenged by users.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 7:04 PM
|U.S. lawmakers formally ask Facebook CEO to testify on user data
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Friday formally asked Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg to explain at a congressional hearing how 50 million users' data got into the hands of political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 7:19 AM
|Qualcomm re-elects board of directors with tepid support
SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc re-elected its board of directors on Friday with weak support from shareholders, who grilled the U.S. chipmaker over its strategy following its successful defense against a $117-billion hostile bid from Broadcom Ltd .
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 6:20 PM
|Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein sees 9 percent pay hike in 2017
(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein saw his overall compensation rise 9 percent, despite the investment bank's lackluster performance in 2017.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 2:58 PM
|GSK pulls out of $20 billion race for Pfizer consumer assets
LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline has quit the race to buy Pfizer's consumer healthcare business, endangering an auction the U.S. drugmaker hoped would bring in as much as $20 billion.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 7:18 PM
|Boeing set to win American wide-body jet order: sources
PARIS/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boeing Co is close to winning a keenly fought contest to supply 787 Dreamliner jets to American Airlines , beating European competition from the Airbus A330neo, three people familiar with the matter said.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 7:19 PM
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|Everything you need to know for Saturday's Elite Eight games
Can Kansas State's defense stop Loyola-Chicago's unlikely tournament run? Will Michigan or Florida State build on impressive Sweet 16 wins? Two spots in the Final Four will be decided.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 9:02 PM
|A tiny oral history: Michigan's one shining team manager moment
C.J. Baird started 2017 as a team manager, and he ended Michigan's Sweet 16 blowout win with a long 3-pointer that made the Wolverines bench -- and social media -- go crazy.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 10:31 AM
|Irving (knee) expected to miss 3-6 weeks
Boston Celtics All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving is expected to miss 3-6 weeks after undergoing surgery Saturday to remove a tension wire in his left knee, the team announced.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 3:39 PM
|Phillies release six-time All-Star Rodriguez
The Phillies release six-time All-Star reliever Francisco Rodriguez after eight appearances this spring.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 1:25 PM
|Manziel touts Kap, hails his 'amazing impact'
Johnny Manziel lauded Colin Kaepernick for "doing amazing things" and "changing lives" with his charitable work, tweeting that the ex-49ers star was not in the NFL for 'non football' reasons.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 2:20 PM
|Sale hit by liner, says he'll be ready for opener
Red Sox ace Chris Sale stressed he will be ready for his Opening Day start after getting drilled in the left hip Saturday by a line drive from Houston's J.D. Davis.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 3:19 PM
|Rangers release Colon from minor league deal
Right-hander Bartolo Colon, 44, was released by the Rangers after giving up 19 hits, including four homers, over 18 innings this spring.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 1:13 PM
|Source: Cousins offers to pay for man's funeral
DeMarcus Cousins has told the family of a 22-year-old who was shot and killed by Sacramento police that he will pay for the man's funeral, a source confirmed to ESPN.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2018 8:22 PM
|ESPN Forecast: James Harden will win first MVP in landslide
With less than three weeks left in the season, our ESPN Forecast panel predicts James Harden will run away with the MVP award. But who will finish second?
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 8:32 AM
|Which MVP candidate is responsible for the most wins?
Assessing how much each MVP contender has impacted team wins might be the best place to start when making comparisons between Harden and the rest of the competition.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2018 8:32 AM