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Cambridge Analytica and British parent shut down after Facebook scandal

The nameplate of political consultancy, Cambridge Analytica, is seen in central London, Britain March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls May 3, 2018 (Reuters) – Cambridge Analytica, the firm embroiled in a controversy over its handling of Facebook Inc user data, and its British parent SCL Elections Ltd, are shutting down immediately after suffering a sharp drop […]

Investors demand more changes at Thyssenkrupp ahead of review

FILE PHOTO: Thyssenkrupp’s logo is seen close to the elevator test tower in Rottweil, Germany, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle/File Photo April 27, 2018 By Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff FRANKFURT (Reuters) – With a planned steel joint venture in reach, Thyssenkrupp <TKAG.DE> has pledged to refine its strategy by the second half of the […]

Facebook fuels broad privacy debate by tracking non-users

FILE PHOTO: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a joint Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees hearing regarding the company’s use and protection of user data, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S., April 10, 2018. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein/File Photo April 15, 2018 By David Ingram SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Concern about Facebook Inc’s <FB.O> respect […]

Merck’s Keytruda helps lung cancer patients live longer in trial

Merck’s cancer drug Keytruda. REUTERS/via Merck April 9, 2018 By Tamara Mathias (Reuters) – Merck & Co’s <MRK.N> blockbuster drug Keytruda helped previously untreated lung cancer patients live longer in a late-stage trial, potentially cementing its position as the dominant player in the lucrative lung cancer market. Shares of the drugmaker were up 3.1 percent […]

Automakers’ March U.S. sales rise, lifted by strong economy

April 3, 2018 By Nick Carey DETROIT (Reuters) – Detroit’s automakers posted sales gains in new vehicles in March on the back of a strong U.S. economy, sending shares in both General Motors Co <GM.N> and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV <FCHA.MI> <FCAU.N> up in early trading. GM posted a 16 percent jump in new vehicle […]

Stock futures fall as Cohn’s exit heightens trade war worries

FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., March 2, 2018. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly March 7, 2018 By Sruthi Shankar (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures fell sharply on Wednesday after the resignation of top economic adviser Gary Cohn, a supporter of free trade […]

Trump has spoken with world leaders, no tariff exemptions: Ross to ABC

U.S. President Donald Trump listens to reporters as walks with first lady Melania Trump on South Lawn of the White House upon their return to Washington, U.S., from Palm Beach, Florida, March 3, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas March 4, 2018 WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump has spoken to world leaders about his […]

Wall Street set to climb as focus shifts to Fed

FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid February 26, 2018 By Sruthi Shankar (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures pointed to a strong start for Wall Street on Monday, with investors hoping that new Fed chair Jerome Powell will […]

Swiss marchers protest against Trump, break through Davos security cordon

People attend an Anti-Trump demonstration to protest U.S. President’s coming to the World Economic Forum of Davos, in Geneva, Switzerland January 23, 2018. REUTERS/Pierre Albouy January 24, 2018 By Michael Shields and Fedja Grulovic ZURICH/DAVOS (Reuters) – Anti-capitalists marched through Swiss cities on Tuesday to protest a planned visit by U.S. President Donald Trump to […]