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Associated Press
HONG KONG (AP) -- China's cross-border capital flows hit a turning point in 2017 as foreign currency reserve levels stabilized after two years of declines, the country's foreign exchange regulator said Thursday....
Shares were broadly higher in Asia on Thursday after a rally on Wall Street that took the Dow Jones industrial average to its first close above 26,000. Traders are awaiting the release of Chinese GDP figures later Thursday....
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple is planning to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,000 U.S. workers in an expansion driven in part by a tax cut that will enable the iPhone maker to bring an estimated $245 billion back to its home country....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer said Wednesday there's "very, very strong" sentiment among Democrats in the chamber to oppose GOP-drafted legislation to keep the government's doors open, comments that could indicate the chances are increasing that the government could shut down at midnight Friday night....
      
Wall Street Journal
Apple said it would pay a one-time tax of $38 billion on its overseas cash holdings and ramp up spending in the U.S., as the world’s most valuable public company seeks to emphasize its contributions to the American economy after years of criticism for outsourcing manufacturing to China.
Some of the biggest U.S. companies are promising significant annual savings, bigger pension contributions, higher dividend payments and more extensive stock buybacks as executives start to discuss the impact of the federal tax overhaul.
Shari Redstone is advocating for new blood on the board of CBS Corp. as she renews her push to merge the company with Viacom, according to people familiar with the matter.
Millions of people across the U.S. have downloaded an app to see how a Google algorithm matched their selfies to historical artwork. But for many residents of Illinois and Texas, the selfie tool was missing. The reason? State bans on the collection of biometric data.
While GE’s core Aviation, Power and Healthcare divisions would be among the biggest players in their markets, separating them would require unraveling intertwined operations, pensions and debts.
      
CNNMoney
Shares of the automaker fell nearly 7% on Wednesday, after the company warned of difficult years ahead.
Labor shortages in the United States are getting worse, according to a report from the Federal Reserve.
The stock market is on fire. The Dow just zoomed another 300 points.
Apple says it will create 20,000 new jobs and invest $30 billion in capital expenditures by 2023.
President Trump has a chance to hurt China on trade this month -- but he could hurt U.S. jobs, too.
      
NY Times Business Headlines
President Trump made good on his promise to honor the media’s “most corrupt & biased,” delivering his awards in a blog post.
For five and half years IBM has reported a steady erosion of revenue, a losing streak that analysts predict will end on Thursday.
Less than four weeks after President Trump signed a new tax bill, Apple plans to repatriate the vast majority of its $252 billion in cash held abroad.
An Energy Department photographer says he was fired for exposing the coal industry’s influence with the Energy secretary.
The bank reported its first quarterly loss since 2011, because of a one-time hit from the tax law and plunging revenue from trading bonds and other products.
      
USA Today Business Headlines
Its rapid rise this year has stirred fears that the stock market has entered the final 'euphoria' stage of the nearly 9-year-old bull market.
     
 
 
Indictment alleges theft included seven bottles of rare French Burgundy bought for $133,650
     
 
 
Iconic iPhone maker builds much of its products overseas.
     
 
 
Bitcoin's freefall early in 2018 has now cut its value by 50% since its December peak.
     
 
 
Automakers from around the world are in Detroit introducing some stunning new cars, SUVs, trucks and concepts as well as updates of top-sellers.
     
 
 
      
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