Competition among exchanges has reached a new low, and it's dangerous for the stock market
NYSE recently agreed to acquire the Chicago Stock Exchange, which means there will be only one independent stock exchange: IEX. That competitive advantage will allow the...
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Pineda throws off mound for first time post-TJ
Twins right-hander Michael Pineda took a big step in his recovery from July Tommy John surgery, as he threw off a mound for the first time on Wednesday at Target Field.
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Louisiana tax session negotiations kick off with tension
BATON ROUGE, La. - Negotiations over taxes to fill gaps in Louisiana's budget have started off tensely between Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration and House lawmakers. The...
53 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
Mike Pompeo tells lawmakers it's up to Kim Jong-Un to decide if summit happens
The admission from President Donald Trump on Tuesday that there is a “a very substantial chance” that talks aimed at negotiating North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile...
1 hour ago - Think Progress - 2 articles
NY Republicans nominate Molinaro for governor
NEW YORK - New York Republicans have nominated Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro for governor. Delegates endorsed the 42-year-old Molinaro Wednesday at the GOP's state...
1 hour ago - The Seattle Times
Deutsche Bank Weighs Cutting 10% of Jobs
German banking giant Deutsche Bank may be hoping to ramp up cost cuts even more aggressively under a new CEO . The bank, which has struggled to recover from the 2008 financial...
1 hour ago - Fortune
GE CEO sees no profit growth at power unit this year
General Electric CEO John Flannery said he is planning for the market for heavy duty gas power turbines to remain weak through 2020.
2 hours ago - CNBC - 2 articles
This Bad Lip Reading Imagines a Very Different, Very Weird Royal Wedding
More than 29 million viewers in the U.S. alone tuned in to watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding at Windsor Castle on May 19 - but not every moment was perfectly...
2 hours ago - Time
Michael Pineda throws off mound for first time since Tommy John surgery
The Twins signed Pineda to a two-year, $10 million contract this winter, with an eye toward 2019.
2 hours ago - NBC Sports - 2 articles
How a $9 billion startup deceived Silicon Valley
John Carreyrou of The Wall Street Journal broke the original story about how Theranos, a company that pitched a revolutionary blood-testing system, was misleading investors...
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The headlines of News BreaK
NFL adopts new policy addressing anthem protests
Commissioner Roger Goodell says team and league personnel on the field shall stand and show respect for the flag and the anthem.
Baptist leader removed following alleged remarks about rape, abused women
Paige Patterson is accused of saying that abused women should almost always stay with their husbands.
Man pleads guilty in deadly airport shooting in exchange for life prison...
The plea deal was struck after prosecutors announced they wouldn't seek the death penalty.
NFL presents compromise for players protesting during anthem, reports say
A possible solution for the controversy surrounding the protests are for players to remain in the locker room during the anthem.
Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling
Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts. Members...
Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The stories seem as tall as the lake is deep. For hundreds of years, visitors to Scotland's Loch Ness have described seeing a monster that some...
Pompeo warns of ‘continued efforts' by Russia to meddle in midterms
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that the Trump administration won't tolerate Russian meddling in the 2018 congressional midterm elections. Pompeo told the House...
Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans
President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers.
Comcast says it's in ‘advanced' stages of prepping Fox bid
Comcast on Wednesday confirmed that it is considering and is in advanced stages of preparing an offer for the businesses that Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to sell to...
FBI overstated encryption problem with cell phones
WASHINGTON - A programming error led the FBI to vastly overstate the number of cell phones that investigators could not access because of encryption, officials said Wednesday...