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US intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a US official said. The Saudi government has denied the claim.
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Even the most balanced investors have gotten knocked on their heels this year.Typically, spreading one’s bets across several different types of investments has helped deliver steadier returns. When US stocks slide, say, bonds and gold can hopefully help offset the losses. Or maybe stocks abroad will hold up better than their US counterparts.
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FilmStruck may be no more, but the Criterion Collection will live on as a subscription-streaming service.
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Volkswagen intends to invest 44 billion euros ($50 billion) in the electric and autonomous car technologies expected to reshape the industry—and said it would make battery-powered vehicles more accessible to mass-market auto buyers by selling its new ID compact for about what a Golf diesel costs.
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Europe’s five-year economic expansion is facing a mid-life crisis as it copes with potential debt troubles in Italy, a US-China trade war and the risk of a disorderly British exit from the European Union.
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It’s a question that nags at North Korea economy watchers: How has the country been able to maintain stable exchange rates—and avert hyper-inflation—despite intense sanctions, political tensions and a swelling trade imbalance?
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