Behind the Brexit Chaos: A Faulty U.K. Negotiating Strategy

    Summary
    When British politicians launched Brexit negotiations after the country’s 2016 referendum, they were confident they could win a special deal by finding allies among the 27 remaining members of the bloc. That strategy misfired.

    China to Suspend Punitive Tariffs on U.S. Cars and Auto Parts

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    China is temporarily removing the punitive tariffs placed on U.S.-made cars and auto parts in a concession intended to smooth trade negotiations.

    Trump Speaks With Erdogan as U.S.-Turkish Tensions Climb

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    The Trump administration is working furiously to avert a new Turkish military offensive against the U.S.’s Kurdish partners in Syria, hoping to forestall an assault that could endanger U.S. forces working in the country.

    France Probes Any Moscow Role in Yellow-Vest Movement

    Summary
    French security services are investigating if the Kremlin had a role in social media activity that has spread misinformation about the protest movement that has become the most serious threat to President Macron’s presidency.

    Brazil Charges Former Trafigura, Petrobras Executives With Corruption

    Summary
    Brazilian prosecutors charged ex-executives of commodities trader Trafigura Group and oil company Petróleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras, with corruption and money laundering in relation to a series of oil-trading contracts.

    Saudi Arabia pledges Tunisia financial aid of about $830 million

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    Saudi Arabia has pledged financial aid to Tunisia worth about $830 million, Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed told reporters on Saturday after a visit to Saudi Arabia.

    Corrected: T-Mobile, Sprint see Huawei shun clinching U.S. deal - sources

    Summary
    (Corrects paragraph 8 to show Wanzhou was arrested in Canada, not China)

    Western tourists trickle into Saudi Arabia as it tries to open up

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    Western tourists, a rarity in Saudi Arabia, visited this weekend under a new visa system, as one of the world's most inaccessible countries tries to open up its society and diversify its economy away from oil.

    Wanda inks $1.7 billion 'red tourism' site in China's Communist heartland  

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    China's Wanda group has signed a deal to build a sprawling complex for patriotic tourists to visit a site where the ruling Communist Party's traces its revolutionary roots in northwestern Shaanxi province.

    Europe must fight illiberal forces, Draghi warns

    Summary
    The spread of illiberal ideology is threatening the euro but it is an illusion that leaving it would offer an easier path, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on Saturday.

    Past Tense: Apple Computers Used to Be Built in the U.S. It Was a Mess.

    Summary
    Steve Jobs tried to create a manufacturing culture in Silicon Valley. As one former Apple engineer put it, "It wasn't great for business."

    Investors Have Nowhere to Hide as Stocks, Bonds and Commodities All Tumble

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    For the first time in decades, every major investment has fared poorly. The question is whether trouble in the markets will undermine economic growth.

    In Battle Over Johnson’s Baby Powder, Asbestos Opens a New Legal Front

    Summary
    Johnson & Johnson says its product is safe. But asbestos, a carcinogen that can exist underground near talc, was a concern inside the company for decades.

    What Is Talc, Where Is It Used and Why Is Asbestos a Concern?

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    Here's what you need to know about talc and the health-related claims surrounding it.

    Star Economist at Harvard Faces Sexual Harassment Complaints

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    Roland Fryer’s ascent in the economics field was swift. Now he is embroiled in investigations into his workplace behavior.

    These were the biggest innovations in home fitness in 2018

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    <div class="slide-content"><div class="slide-module"><img src="" data-src="https://amp.businessinsider.com/images/5a942887aae605d4018b45dc-750-563.png" width="750" height="563" type="image/jpeg" class="img-responsive imported-news-entry-img lazy-slider" /><span class="source">Peloton/Isaac James<ul class="summary-list"><li>High tech, at-home...

    Pacific Expeditors Sponsors 15th Annual Emerald Cup for 2018 Cannabis Celebration

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    <p xmlns="https://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><span class="xn-location">SANTA ROSA, Calif., <span class="xn-chron">Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Expeditors today announced they are the presenting sponsor for the 15th Annual Emerald Cup Cannabis Conference, <span class="xn-chron">December 15 and 16, 2018, at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in...

    Dubai's glittering, futuristic metropolis came at the cost of hundreds of thousands of workers, and recommending it as a tourist destination feels wrong

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    <img border="0" alt="Dubai Development Property Real Estate (28 of 40)" data-link="https://www.instagram.com/harrisonxjacobs/" class="img-responsive imported-news-entry-img" width="2220" height="1665" src="https://static1.businessinsider.com/image/5c0d766f293b71404368e004-2220/dubai-development-property-real-estate-28-of-40.jpg" /><span...

    Bariatric Surgery's Importance Underlined by Canine Weight Loss Journeys, Says Beverly Hills Physicians

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    <p xmlns="https://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><span class="xn-location">LOS ANGELES, <span class="xn-chron">Dec. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A <span class="xn-chron">November 28 on Insider offers the stories and before-and-after pictures of nine dogs that were rescued from severe obesity by attentive caretakers. <span class="xn-location">Southern...

    Top tech companies like Google and Facebook let employees try out different jobs, and experts say that strategy can yield major benefits

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    <img border="0" alt="work happy coworkers" data-link="https://www.flickr.com/photos/strelka/25137567891/" class="img-responsive imported-news-entry-img" width="829" height="622" src="https://static1.businessinsider.com/image/5a0c41d73dbef41d008b615c-829/251375678915561180b32b.jpg" /><span class="source">Strelka Institute/Flickr<!-- sh_cad_1...

    Excessive measurement, overseas MBA tensions

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    The US schools enjoying a boom in applications

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    Tech and a global outlook make Colorado and Miami appealing to future MBA students

    Apprenticeship levy funding curbs threaten to hit MBA courses

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    Business group describes the UK government’s plans as an attack on management training

    Business schools bring AI and VR into the classroom

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    Institutions are increasingly using cutting edge tools to teach a tech-savvy generation of students

    Eastern Europe comes into its own with home-grown business schools

    Summary
    Former communist bloc countries are meeting the increasing need for quality management training

    Trump hails judge's ruling that struck down Obamacare 'disaster,' urges Congress to pass new bill

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    In a late night tweet, President Donald Trump urged Congress to pass a new "strong" health-care law that provides "great health-care and protects pre-existing conditions."

    Affordable Care Act ruled unconstitutional by federal judge, may set up a new Supreme Court battle

    Summary
    A federal judge in Texas ruled Friday that the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional, potentially threatening coverage for millions of Americans and setting up a new legal showdown over former President Barack Obama's signature policy initiative.

    Cramer Remix: Adobe and Costco are broken stocks, not broken companies

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    Jim Cramer explains why he thinks Adobe and Costco are ripe for a rebound.

    Cramer's lightning round: Slim pickings as various sectors enter bear markets

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    Jim Cramer zooms through his responses to callers' stock questions about various sectors in "bear market mode."

    Starbucks, Uber CEOs talk new partnership, emphasis on company culture

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    Jim Cramer sits down with Starbucks President and CEO Kevin Johnson and Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to discuss the importance of company culture and their new partnership.

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