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@GuardianUS US business editor. I'm old school with a touch of new school ™ @KENNEDYtheDOLL

HSBC pays record $1.9bn fine to settle US money-laundering accusations

theguardian.com — HSBC was guilty of a "blatant failure" to implement anti-money laundering controls and wilfully flouted US sanctions, American prosecutors said, as the bank was forced to pay a record $1.9bn (£1.2bn) to settle allegations it allowed terrorists to move money around the financial system.

Laura Poitras: using art to illuminate a world that would rather remain unseen

theguardian.com — A short film is showing in a corner on the eighth floor of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York. Just over eight minutes long, the 2004 piece by Oscar-winning film-maker Laura Poitras shows a family in Iraq up on their roof checking out gunfire on the streets.
Feb 04, 2016

Laura Poitras: using art to illuminate a world that would rather remain unseen gu.com/p/4gdmq/stw

Feb 04, 2016

Laura Poitras: using art to illuminate a world that would rather remain unseen gu.com/p/4gdmq/stw

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Google's Alphabet overtakes Apple as world's most valuable company

theguardian.com — Alphabet, Google's parent company, pipped Apple to become the world's most valuable company on Tuesday, ending the iPhone company's four-year reign. Alphabet's shares rose by 4.7% by noon Tuesday following the release of better than expected results. After the rise Alphabet was valued at $548bn to Apple's $534bn.
Feb 02, 2016

RT @GuardianUS: Google's Alphabet overtakes Apple as world's most valuable company trib.al/p2fC4ts

Google's Alphabet set to overtake Apple as world's most valuable company

theguardian.com — Alphabet, parent company of Google, looks set to take the crown from Apple and become the world's most valuable company. The tech company announced better than expected results on Monday and gave investors their first proper look under the hood at the engine that drives its business.
Feb 01, 2016

RT @guardiantech: Google's Alphabet set to overtake Apple as world's most valuable company d.gu.com/KNJyRv

Feb 01, 2016

RT @guardian: Google's Alphabet set to overtake Apple as world's most valuable company trib.al/gLOXyAR

Feb 01, 2016

RT @guardiantech: Google's Alphabet set to overtake Apple as world's most valuable company d.gu.com/KNJyRv

European commission unfairly targeting US companies over taxes, official says

theguardian.com — Apple, Amazon, Starbucks and McDonald's are being unfairly targeted by the European Commission over tax avoidance, according to Robert Stack, the US Treasury official in charge of international tax policy. After meeting with EU competition officials in Brussels on Friday, the Financial Times reported that Stack said: "We are concerned that the EU commission appears to be disproportionately targeting US companies."

Global markets end tumultuous month on a high

theguardian.com — Global markets have ended a difficult month on a stronger note after the Bank of Japan stepped in to boost its economy with negative interest rates. However, weak economic growth figures in the US underscored the scale of the global slowdown that has rattled investors.

US stock markets open with worst performance in decades

theguardian.com — US stock markets got the post-New Year's blues on Monday, opening with their worst performance in decades, driven down by a slowdown in China's economy and more trouble in the Middle East. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 1.6% after staging a late rally.

US stock markets open with worst performance in decades

theguardian.com — US stock markets got the post-New Year's blues on Monday, opening with their worst performance in decades, driven down by a slowdown in China's economy and more trouble in the Middle East.
Jan 04, 2016

RT @SizweDhlomo: We’re dead this year! RT @GuardianUS: US stock markets open with worst performance in decades trib.al/GsZgc3g

Jan 04, 2016

RT @GuardianUS: US stock markets open with worst performance in decades trib.al/GsZgc3g

Puerto Rico will default on $37m in debt on New Year's Day, governor confirms

theguardian.com — Puerto Rico has run out of time and money and will default on some $37m of its debt repayments on 1 January, Governor Alejandro Padilla confirmed on Wednesday. The troubled commonwealth is at loggerheads with investors over plans to restructure $70bn in debts that have triggered a financial crisis on the island leading to mass migration, school closures and escalating unemployment and poverty.

Recession, retrenchment, revolution? Impact of low crude prices on oil powers

theguardian.com — A glut of oil, the demise of Opec and weakening global demand combined to make 2015 the year of crashing oil prices. The cost of crude fell to levels not seen for 11 years - and the decline may have further to go.
Dec 30, 2015

RT @GuardianUS: Recession, retrenchment, revolution? Impact of low crude prices on oil powers trib.al/feBgxt6

Dec 30, 2015

Recession, retrenchment, revolution? Impact of low crude prices on oil powers apple.news/ALBLTah10TAepu…

Dec 31, 2015

Global oil glut ensures consumers can expect low gas prices and home heating oil prices to remain low in 2016: gu.com/p/4f297/stw

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Feb 05, 2016

RT @RupertNeate: Eyewitness to NYC train collapse: "It was loud I thought it was 9/11 again." pic.twitter.com/Z9MYbXasrA

Feb 04, 2016

@NickyWoolf I hear you are doing everything one-handed these days

Feb 02, 2016

RT @PaulLewis: Gamblers saying Marco Rubio now more likely to win the Republican nomination than not. t.co/tdLMpHwNAe

Feb 01, 2016

RT @CarlyFiorina: Boarding our plane. See you soon, New Hampshire. Check our schedule here: goo.gl/QbCXma


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