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EU blocks merger of Deutsche Boerse, London Stock…

The European Union blocked the proposed merger of Germany's Deutsche Boerse and the London Stock Exchange on Wednesday, saying it would effectively have created a European monopoly in clearing bonds

Toshiba says Westinghouse files for bankruptcy…

Japan's embattled Toshiba Corp. says its U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co. has filed for bankruptcy protection

Kurtz: Inside the House Intelligence soap opera

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the drama unfolding around Devin Nunes and the House Intelligence Committee's Russian probe

Supersonic Jet From New York to London in 3 Hours…

Jet startup Boom just raised enough money to build a demo version of its supersonic jet which can fly from New York to London in three hours. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Ford Is About To Invest A Lot Of Money In Michigan

President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that Ford would make a "big announcement."

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UK set to file for EU divorce, triggering 2 years…

Britain is set to formally file for divorce from the European Union, ending a 44-year relationship following the decision made by U.K. voters in a referendum nine months ago

China affirms climate pledge after Trump rolls…

China's government says it will stick to its promises to curb carbon emissions after President Donald Trump eased U.S. rules on fossil fuel use that were meant to control global warming

World stocks rise on upbeat US data as Brexit…

World stock markets are climbing as strong U.S. economic reports shores up investor confidence, but British shares weakened as uncertainty rose ahead of the U.K.'s formal request to leave the European Union

Kurtz: Will the Right keep blocking Trump?

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the challenges President Trump faces within the Republican party

Hotel Chain Will Give You a Refund if You Get…

You can get actually get your money back from a Swedish hotel chain if you get divorced after staying there. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

House sends bill to Trump blocking online privacy…

A regulation the Obama administration put in place to give online users protection against the sharing of their browsing habits is headed for extinction

Creating a lithium ion battery that won't catch…

Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step…

The chairman of the House intelligence committee is refusing to step away from its investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, as fresh political allegations brought new cries of protest from Democrats

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Uber Puts the Brakes on Driverless Cars After…

Uber is putting the brakes on its driverless car pilot program after one of its self-driving cars got into a high speed crash in Arizona. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Helpware: My head was in the cloud

Asian stocks mixed as investors weigh US data…

Asian stock are uneven as investors weighed strong U.S. economic reports against uncertainty as Britain readies a formal request to leave the European Union

White House calls for domestic cuts to finance…

President Donald Trump is proposing immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and community grants so U.S. taxpayers, not Mexico, can cover the down payment on the border wall

Trump, in break from other world leaders, digs in…

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that eliminates numerous restrictions on fossil fuel production, breaking with world leaders who have embraced cleaner energy sources

Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle fake…

Wells Fargo says it will pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over up to 2 million accounts its employees opened for customers without getting their permission

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Former Pentagon chief Ash Carter returns to teach…

Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter is returning to teach at Harvard University after leaving the Pentagon