US small business confidence at two-year low – CNBC

CNBC US small business confidence at two-year lowCNBCU.S. small business confidence fell in January to its lowest level in nearly two years amid worries about the near-term outlook for business conditions and sales growth, consistent with a recent slowdown in economic growth. The National Federation of …and more &raquo

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US Senator Calls for Investigation of Cruise Ship in Storm – ABC News

NPR US Senator Calls for Investigation of Cruise Ship in StormABC NewsFederal transportation officials might soon be looking into a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that ran into high winds and rough seas in the Atlantic Ocean over the weekend. Sen. Bill Nelson has called for the National Transportation Safety Board to …Damaged By Strong Storm [&hellip

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Google boss becomes highest-paid in US – BBC News

BBC News Google boss becomes highest-paid in USBBC NewsThe chief executive of Google, Sundar Pichai, has been awarded $199m (£138m) in shares, a regulatory filing has revealed. It makes him the highest-paid chief executive in the US. Mr Pichai became chief executive of the search engine giant following the …Google has the best-paid CEO in the [&hellip

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North Korea Undeterred as Kim Seeks Rocket Able to Hit U.S. – Bloomberg

Bloomberg North Korea Undeterred as Kim Seeks Rocket Able to Hit U.S.BloombergKim Jong Uncan't be deterred. The North Korean leader, whose Feb. 7 long-range rocket launch drew condemnation from China, Russia and the U.S., showed again that global criticism and the threat of more sanctions won't sway him from his ultimate goal: …US to help South [&hellip

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Asia sells off; Nikkei drops 5.4% – CNBC

CNBC Asia sells off; Nikkei drops 5.4%CNBCAustralian and Japanese markets closed sharply lower on Tuesday, after another sell-off in U.S. and European stocks overnight as many Asian markets remained shut for the Lunar New Year. China and Taiwan are closed for the week, while markets in Hong …and more &raquo

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Asia sells off; ASX off 2.9%, Nikkei drops 5.4% – CNBC

CNBC Asia sells off; ASX off 2.9%, Nikkei drops 5.4%CNBCAustralian and Japanese markets closed sharply lower on Tuesday, after another sell-off in U.S. and European stocks overnight as many Asian markets remained shut for the Lunar New Year. China and Taiwan are closed for the week, while markets in Hong …and more &raquo

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