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Opinion: This titanic stock market has that sinking feeling

The U.S. stock market keeps trending higher at a relatively brisk pace, but there are signs of trouble. Yet most investors seem blissfully …

Stock Markets

UK braces for another pounding from Brexit talks | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - After eight months of discounting a plethora of UK political risks, sterling’s relaxed reaction to the prospect of the launch of Brexit talks and a new Scottish independence referendum may be understandable, but the worst may not be over yet.<p>An English ten Pound note is seen in …

United Kingdom

U.S. trade, tax stance unclear ahead of G20 meeting -Canadian official | Reuters

OTTAWA (Reuters) - There is a lot of uncertainty over what direction the United States wants to take on issues such as trade and taxation policy ahead of the upcoming meeting of G20 finance ministers, a senior Canadian finance ministry official said on Tuesday.<p>Canadian Finance Minister Bill …

Economy

Hammond calls for financial services deal in Road to Brexit speech

<i>02 February</i><p>Brexit: EU seeks to prevent ‘low tax, low regulation’ UK<p>The EU is looking at ways to ensure that the UK doesn’t lure companies to its …

5 Flipboard Profi-Tipps für Blogger

In den letzten Monaten haben wir einige grundlegende Tipps thematisiert, die Bloggern dabei helfen sollen mit Flipboard durchzustarten. Nun ist es Zeit für ein paar Profi-Tipps, die dir dabei helfen sollen noch mehr aus deinem Flipboard herauszuholen.<p>1) FINDE MEHR LEUTE ZUM FOLGEN<p>Eine effektive …

Baker raises $3.5 million to become a ‘Salesforce for pot’

As the legal cannabis industry grows in the U.S., competition for customers is heating up. Now, a startup called Baker Technologies has raised $3.5 million to become a “Salesforce for pot.”<p>The company’s software helps marijuana dispensaries bring in new customers and inspire customer loyalty, …

Cannabis

Can you solve the chess problem which holds key to human consciousness?

It might look like a simple chess problem, but this puzzle could finally help scientists uncover what makes the human mind so unique, and why it may never be matched by a computer.<p>75 years after Bletchley Park sought codebreakers in the Second World War by placing a crossword in The Telegraph, …

Snow Storm Stella Hit the Stock Market Harder Than Wall Street Expected

Even Wall Street’s computers still have a problem with a messy commute, apparently. Although it’s still less than human traders did decades ago.<p>As of …

Stock Markets

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 55 – Personal Memoirs by Ulysses S Grant (1885)

The civil war general turned president was a reluctant author, but set the gold standard for presidential memoirs<p>According to Mark Twain, these are “the best [memoirs] of any general’s since Caesar”, but we have to take that verdict with a pinch of salt: Twain was also Grant’s publisher. As a …

Literature

Einwanderung: Was Deutschland von Kanada lernen kann

Kanadas Premier Trudeau und US-Präsident Trump demonstrieren bei ihrem Treffen Nähe und Einigkeit. Vor allem geht es um wirtschaftliche Beziehungen. …

Rekordjagd an der Wall Street - Lufthansa im Steigflug - OMV hebt Dividende an

Opel-Verkauf an Peugeot: Politik reagiert gelassen

Anzeige<p>Im Grunde müssten in Hessen, Thüringen und Rheinland-Pfalz angesichts eines möglichen Kaufs von Opel durch Peugeot Citroën (PSA) alle …

Griechenland: IWF geht auf Bundesregierung zu

Anzeige<p>In Berlin sind derzeit griechische Tage. Anfang der Woche war Griechenlands Oppositionsführer Kyriakos Mitsotakis in Berlin. Dort traf er …

Insiderhandel: Deutsche-Börse-Chef Kengeter unter Druck

Carsten Kengeter steht gehörig unter Druck. Er zeigte sich allerdings zuversichtlich, dass sich die Vorwürfe der Staatsanwaltschaft gegen ihn "nach …

MERKEL - Nachrichten und Themen

The Big Short

I find myself thinking a great deal lately about Mary Svevo, the character from <i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i> who has had her memory erased …

Literature

Alexander Is Lowered into the Sea

Revisited is a series in which writers look back on a work of art they first encountered long ago. Here, Kanishk Tharoor remembers an Islamic miniature painting.<p>A turbaned king sits in what looks like a large jar as it is dropped into the sea. His attendants crowd about him in boats, straining at …

Literature

Fires Burn — At A Distance — In Unnerving 'Separation'

A man named Christopher disappears in Greece. His estranged wife, the narrator, goes to find him. <i>A Separation</i> has several separations: the marital separation, the separation between the narrator and her public self, and between herself and the world around her, which she keeps at a careful distance.<p>…

Books

The Art of Finding Yourself in a Foreign Land

Two years ago, I packed up my suitcase and flew halfway across the world to live in Beijing for a summer. While I experienced all the classic tourist …

Hong Kong
Literature

George Saunders’ new novel will blow your fucking mind

George Saunders sets a high bar: His short stories, assembled in such fever-dream collections as <i>Tenth Of December</i> and <i>Pastoralia</i>, are feats of …

Books

9 Overrated Classic Novels — And Which Books To Read Instead

I still have nightmares about trying to read <i>Moby Dick</i> for a college literature class. Seriously, that book is <i>my</i> great whale. Despite many (many!<i>)</i> …

7 important nonfiction books to read in the Trump era

In the first weeks of Donald Trump’s presidency, sales for George Orwell’s <i>1984</i> have risen through the roof, landing the 1949 classic atop the Amazon …

Druck auf US-Sicherheitsberater Flynn wächst

Michael Flynn gilt als einer der wichtigsten Vertrauten Donald Trumps. Wegen Kontakten zur russischen Regierung gilt nun ausgerechnet der …

Der Mauer- und der Brückenbauer

<b>Nutzungsbedingungen Embedding Tagesschau:</b> Durch Anklicken des Punktes „Einverstanden“ erkennt der Nutzer die vorliegenden AGB an. Damit wird dem …

Ethikbehörde empfiehlt Untersuchung gegen Trump-Beraterin Conway

Kellyanne Conway hat mit der Kaufempfehlung für Produkte von Ivanka Trump offenbar Amtsstandards verletzt. Die Ethikbehörde fordert …

Lance Armstrong faces $100m lawsuit filed by US government

The disgraced cyclist has paid out more than $10 million in damages after admitting to doping in 2013. Now a federal judge has cleared the way for …

Cycling

Top 5 fruchtige Torten, die du unbedingt ausprobieren musst!

Umzingelt von mürben Waffelröllchen wird aus Mascarponecreme und Fruchtkompott im Handumdrehen eine himmlische Charlotte. Den Tortenboden sucht man …

Macron sieht sich als Ziel russischer Angriffe

Russische Medien wollen mit Falschmeldungen Stimmung gegen Emmanuel Macron machen - sagt die Partei des französischen Präsidentschaftskandidaten. …

Der Trump aus Würselen

Das Faible für Pleiteprojekte, Flüge im Privatjet, die Inszenierung als Außenseiter: Ist an Schäubles Vergleich von Martin Schulz mit Donald Trump …