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Google's undersea cable connecting US and Japan is now live

The $300 million trans-Pacific undersea cable backed by six companies, including Google, that connects Japan and the US is now online. It connects Oregon with the Chiba and Mie prefectures in Japan with 9,000 km (5,600 miles) of wires. However, those aren't the only places that will benefit from …


Leadership Battles Are Embroiling Both Major U.K. Parties in the Wake of Brexit

The British public’s seismic vote to leave the European Union last week has already toppled Prime Minister David Cameron, who immediately announced …

European Union

Obama on Brexit: I Don't Expect 'Major Cataclysmic Changes'

Everybody relax.<p>That was the message from President Obama on Tuesday as he tried to reassure nervous U.S. allies in the wake of Britain’s vote to exit from the European Union.<p>"There's been a little bit of hysteria post-Brexit vote, as if somehow NATO's gone, the trans-Atlantic alliance is …

The Easy Daily Habits 24 Executives Say Give Them an Edge

You might be surprised at the routines these high achievers swear by.<p>The most successful people I know share some common traits. They're confident, hard-working, astute with money, and health conscious. They also stick to certain routines proved over time to work. Check out these quotes from 24 …

Financial Services

Italian bank crisis may be collateral damage from Brexit

Italy's banks were already reeling before the Brexit market rout. Now it seems some of them may need a bailout.<p>Shares in the country's biggest lenders lost 30% of their value on Friday and Monday as global markets went into meltdown after the U.K. voted to leave the European Union. The stocks …

EU chief to Brexiter Nigel Farage: 'Why are you here?'

<b>London (CNN) —</b> The most vocal architect of Britain's seismic decision to leave the European Union thumbed his nose at the EU Parliament Tuesday as members booed and turned their backs on him, in the most visible clash of ideologies between Britain and Europe since last week's vote.<p>Nigel Farage, …

European Parliament

Pride Day Parades in the US: Pictures

San Francisco Bay Area

Alt dreier seg om Brexit

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Brexit turmoil deepens: Dow down nearly 900 points in 2 days

U.S. stocks followed global markets further into the red on Monday as the Brexit fallout continues to ripple around the world.<p>The Dow slumped 261 points to the lowest level in over three months. That's on top of Friday's plunge that wiped out 610 points from the index. The combined loss of nearly …

Elon Musk believes we are probably characters in some advanced civilization's video game

By far the best moment of Recode's annual Code Conference was when Elon Musk took the stage and explained that though we <i>think</i> we're flesh-and-blood participants in a physical world, we are almost certainly computer-generated entities living inside a more advanced civilization's video game.<p>Don't …

Elon Musk

Brexit: What does it mean for you?

<i>Go here to follow CNN's coverage of the UK referendum live.</i><p><b>London (CNN) —</b> The results are in -- the British public has voted to leave the European Union.<p>So what does a Brexit look like for you? It depends who you are.<p>The Homeowner<p>The consensus among British property analysts appears to be that a …


Bill Cunningham: A Life of Pictures

London banks will pay the 'price' of Brexit

A sense of panic has taken over London's financial center after the U.K. voted to leave the European Union.<p>The city is the undisputed financial capital of Europe, but that status is now clearly in doubt.<p>Many global banks use Britain as a springboard for their business throughout the EU. Banks that …