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Here are some of the key stories CNBC is following this hour.
Shkreli is accused of ripping off his former pharma company Retrophin to pay off hedge-fund investors he was accused of defrauding.
Swedish police say riots broke out overnight in a predominantly immigrant Stockholm suburb after officers arrested a suspect on drug charges.
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick announced a series of moves to quell the growing outrage over allegations of sexual harassment, Recode reports.
Uber's CEO has sent a company-wide email responding to a blog written by a former employee alleging workplace sexual harassment.
U.S. President Donald Trump caused confusion by supposedly alluding to a terror attack in Sweden – which didn't happen.
A New Zealand judge on Monday upheld an earlier court ruling that Kim Dotcom and three of his colleagues can be extradited to the U.S. to face criminal charges.
Ashish Goyal of NN Investment Partners says South Koreans want firmer action and discipline when chaebols misbehave.
Tony Michell, MD at Korea Associates Business Consultancy, weighs in on the arrest of Samsung's Jay Y. Lee and its impact on the Korean markets.
South Koreans planning to inform their Northern neighbors of their assassination of their leader's half-brother, Kim Jong Nam.
A man was caught trying to blow up Target stores in an attempt to tank the company's stock.
A Florida man's alleged plot to set off homemade explosives in several East Coast Target stores was foiled after someone he asked for help turned him in.
Samsung Group’s chief Jay Y. Lee has been arrested over his alleged role in a corruption scandal. CNBC’s Chery Kang and SBS CNBC’s June Yoon have the latest.
Park Sangin, professor at Seoul National University, says the fate of Jay Y. Lee depends on public sentiment and political appetite for chaebol reform.
Jeong-Ho Roh, director of Korean legal studies at Columbia Law School, says similar to the Arab Spring, rule of law and a populist wave have taken center stage.
President Trump holds a news conference at the White House, answering questions about inner cities.
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