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In a sometimes contradictory and confusing press conference held in a Capitol Hill hallway on Wednesday, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes suggested that at least one US intelligence agency had “incidentally” intercepted a large amount of communications between Donald Trump’s transition team and foreign officials. At one point, Nunes appeared to suggest that then-president-elect Trump’s own communications might have been intercepted. “I recently confirmed that on numerous occasions the Intelligence Community incidentally collected information about US citizens involved in the Trump transition,” Nunes read from a prepared statement at the beginning of his press conference.
Boom Supersonic is working to bring supersonic travel to transoceanic travelers in just a few years.
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NEW YORK (AP) — New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA program to hack Apple's iPhones and Mac computers using techniques that users couldn't disable by resetting their devices.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The president of Emirates, the Middle East's biggest airline, defended security measures at the carrier's Dubai hub on Wednesday and said the ban on personal electronics onboard U.S.-bound flights came without warning.
Starbucks’ (SBUX) long-time leader Howard Schultz took the stage at the coffee giant’s annual shareholder meeting for the last time as CEO on Wednesday. On April 3, Schultz will step aside, assuming the role of executive chairman, while Kevin Johnson, the company’s president and COO, will take over as CEO. In the executive chairman role, Schultz is going to focus on the company’s involvement in social causes and growing its roasteries and Reserve brand.
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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — German candymaker Haribo, which is known for its brightly colored gummy bears and bow tie-wearing gold bear mascot, plans to build its first North American factory in southeastern Wisconsin not far from Chicago, Gov. Scott Walker announced Thursday.
Volatility investing can be a difficult concept to understand, but once traders get the hang of it, volatility can be a powerful tool. Today's podcast takes a look at this concept and what investors need to know before jumping into this market in a successful way.
The retail sector remains in focus this morning. Five Below (FIVE) shares soared in early trading after the discount retailer reported a slight beat on earnings for the holiday quarter. Amazon (AMZN) is also on investors’ watch list this morning after reports surfaced once again that the US e-commerce giant is close to buying the Middle East’s largest online retail site, Souq.com. Apple (AAPL) is doing some shopping as well.
IBM (IBM) and Dublin City University Water Institute have announced a collaborative research pilot on using IoT tech for water management.
Jim Cramer sees a Trump-obsessed market, but he'd rather put his money in individual companies.
By Valerie Volcovici and Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department plans to approve on Friday the permit needed to proceed with construction of the Canada-to-United States Keystone XL oil pipeline, a project blocked by former President Barack Obama, according to two government sources familiar with the process. White House spokesman Sean Spicer said the administration would provide an update on Keystone on Friday but did not offer any details. Two government sources, who declined to be identified, said on Thursday that the pipeline approval would be announced by the White House.
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Following yesterday’s big selloff, stocks (^DJI, ^GSPC, ^IXIC) stick near the flatline as weary traders catch their breath. Catch The Final Round at 4 p.m. with Justine Underhill and Yahoo Finance markets correspondent Nicole Sinclair. Let’s take a look at some of today’s winners and losers.