Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen is expected to stop over in the U.S. on Friday on her way back from visiting diplomatic allies in the Caribbean, a move that's sure to make...China Politicsread more
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Stocks in Asia Pacific advanced in Friday afternoon trade, as comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve official led to rising expectations the central bank could ease monetary...Asia Marketsread more
Boeing will take a nearly $5 billion charge in the second quarter to compensate 737 Max customers as the planes remain grounded.Airlinesread more
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Animation fans and Kyoto residents gathered at the site of Japan's worst mass killing in 18 years on Friday, offering flowers and prayers for the 33 people who died in an...Asia Newsread more
Trump said the USS Boxer destroyed Iran's drone in the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday in a "defensive action."Politicsread more
Microsoft beat on top and bottom lines, and guidance was just ahead of expectations, but the company's Azure growth is slowing down.Technologyread more
"We've seen Netflix stumble before, especially maybe after a price hike, but not quite like this," Jim Cramer says.Mad Money with Jim Cramerread more
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A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day
-Stock futures are flat after yesterday's very small gains.
-Walmart earnings beat expectations and the company raised its forward guidance.
-Six million Americans still owe more on their homes than they're worth.
-Crude oil prices are flat, but holding on to yesterday's gains near the $47/barrel level.
-Gasoline prices held at $2.13/gallon, national average.
-Hillary Clinton will meet with several top law enforcement officials in New York today.
-The LA Times/USC poll has Hillary Clinton now leading Donald Trump by less than one point.
-Two US swimmers who say they were with fellow swimmer Ryan Lochte when he was robbed in Brazil were pulled off a plane in Rio yesterday as police continue to probe the incident.
-Gannett is sweetening its bid for Tribune's parent company.
-More than 1,500 people are battling a monster Southern California wildfire. Tens of thousands have had to flee their homes.
-The Obama administration's insistence that a $400 million cash payment to Iran was not linked to the release of detained US Navy sailors is under extreme doubt now that reports show the US tightly scripted the handover of the money until the precise time the sailors were freed.
-The Pentagon is launching a competition to find better uniforms that protect troops from chemical and biological attack. Lululemon and Under Armor are competing for the $250,000 design prize.
-German PM Angela Merkel says Muslim refugees have not brought terror to Germany.
-Israel has developed a new missile warning system that narrows down the warning to the single square kilometer where a rocket will land.
-The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has been sending undercover agents posing as homebuyers in a sting operation trying to find mortgage discrimination at BancorpSouth.