BUSINESS

Glencore Profit Tumbles 66% After Metal and Coal Price Rout – Bloomberg »

Glencore Plc, the miner and commodity trader run by billionaire Ivan Glasenberg, reported a 66 percent drop in first-half profit on lower raw-materials prices. Net income excluding some items in…

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Speedo, three other sponsors drop Ryan Lochte – USA TODAY »

x Embed x Share US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost his first major endorsement after a false tale of robbery. USA TODAY Rio police said U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte lied…

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FINANCE

Why China’s Shadow Finance Echoes Pre-Crisis U.S. – Bloomberg »

The shadow financing that is fueling China’s economic growth is unsustainable and “eerily similar” to developments in the U.S. before…

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Watchdog: Clinton finance director was ‘middle’ man between foundation, State – Fox News »

Hillary Clinton’s national finance director has emerged in newly released emails as what one watchdog called the “middle” man between…

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South African finance minister says will not meet police, assets extend sl… – Reuters »

JOHANNESBURG South African assets slumped further on Wednesday after Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said he would not appear before police…

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McCain rips major Trump donor, warns of future campaign finance scandals – Politico »

McCain rips major Trump donor, warns of future campaign finance scandals – Politico

Arizona Sen. John McCain is up for re-election this year. The state’s Republican primary is next week. | AP Photo…

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TECHNOLOGY

Facebook labels you as conservative, moderate, or liberal: Does it matter? – Christian Science Monitor »

Facebook labels you as liberal, conservative, or moderate, and caters the ads on your newsfeed to match how it politically identifies you. This information became available earlier this month, when the social media network introduced a new tool that gives users more control over the…

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Falling Revenue, Disappointing Outlook Cut Into HP Stock – Forbes »

Falling Revenue, Disappointing Outlook Cut Into HP Stock – Forbes…

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LG V20 leak shows the Android phone is keeping its second screen – The Verge »

LG’s V20 is set to debut on September 6th, but mobile leaker Evan Blass has already got his hands on a high-resolution image of the Android flagship and posted it to Twitter. The image shows off a rather bland-looking smartphone with an uncluttered home screen devoid…

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Windows 10 cumulative update KB 3176934 breaks PowerShell – InfoWorld »

Yesterday afternoon, Microsoft released KB 3176934 for those PCs running Windows 10 Anniversary Update. It’s the fifth cumulative update for version 1607 (three were released before the product rolled out on Aug. 2) and brings the build number up to 14393.82. You can see the…

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SCIENCE

UK Committee Recommends Ban on Microbeads – New York Times »

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Hello, STEREO-B! NASA Regains Contact with Long-Lost Sun Probe – Space.com »

NASA has finally re-established contact with a sun-watching probe that was thought to be lost in space after it abruptly went silent in 2014.…

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Asia

North Korean Missile Test Brings Temporary Unity in East Asia – New York Times

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Mid-East

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf drops, Saudi and Dubai hardest hit – Reuters

* Saudi Arabia, Dubai hit by heavy selling in final minutes * Builder of workers’ accommodation Red Sea Housing plunges * Emirates NBD, Emaar Properties fall sharply * Drake & Scull rises * Qatar outperforms By…

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Africa

South Africa finance minister won’t submit to police – BBC News

Image copyright AFP South Africa’s finance minister has said he will not appear before the police despite a request to do so. Pravin Gordhan says allegations against him related to his time as head of South…

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WORLD

Italy earthquake leaves 21 dead, Amatrice town in ruins – CNN

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Italy earthquake leaves 21 dead, Amatrice town in ruins – CNN…

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Europe

Why Portugal could be Europe’s next economic disaster – MarketWatch

First it was Brexit, then it was the Italian banking sector, and now it’s Portugal’s surprisingly slow growth that’s threatening the stability of Europe’s financial system…

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FOOTBALL How Jim Harbaugh, ‘the Donald Trump of college football,’ is upending the sport – Los Angeles Times

How Jim Harbaugh, ‘the Donald Trump of college football,’ is upending the sport – Los Angeles Times

When the president of Paramus Catholic High here in a northeastern corner of New Jersey decided to hold a football recruiting camp, he didn’t expect it to be a particularly complex endeavor. But Jim Vail made one significant…

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TRAVEL

Ask John: 10 Travel Hacks to Live Inspired on the Road – Parade

We can’t find the page you’re looking for. Maybe a bad link? Mistyped address? We’re not sure. Perhaps a search will get you on your way. Ask John: 10 Travel Hacks to Live Inspired on the…

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UK

Here’s Why Richard Branson Is at War With UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn – Fortune

Well, that escalated quickly. British billionaire investor and philanthropist Sir Richard Branson has found himself in a bad-tempered spat with the U.K.’s answer to Senator Bernie Sanders over the state of Britain’s rail industry, much of…

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