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White House Drafts Executive Order to Look Into Google, Facebook

The White House has drafted an executive order for President Donald Trump’s signature that would instruct federal antitrust and law enforcement agencies to open probes into the practices of Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Facebook Inc., and other social media companies. 810 more words


Terror Attack on Iran Military Parade Kills at Least 29, Officials Say

Gunmen opened fire at a military parade in Iran’s southern city of Ahvaz on Saturday, killing at least 29 people in one of the worst militant attacks in the country’s modern history. 1,150 more words


Rosenstein Is Said to Have Discussed Invoking 25th Amendment Against Trump

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested to Justice Department colleagues last year that he secretly record conversations with President Donald Trump in the White House, but at least one person who was present said he was joking. 772 more words


What You Need to Know About the 25th Amendment

Quick: How could a sitting U.S. president be legally removed from office? Most people have heard of impeachment, a power granted to (and rarely used by) the U.S. 541 more words


Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan Says He's Prepared to Stay Until He's 65

Wells Fargo & Co. Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan, commenting two days after the bank’s chairman batted back Wall Street whispers that the board is looking to replace him, said he’s prepared to keep running the company for much of the next decade. 309 more words


Tilray's Ride Gets Wilder With Biggest 2-Day Drop Since IPO

Tilray Inc. is in a tailspin.

Shares in the Nanaimo, British Columbia-based weed company sank 26 percent to $130.24 as of 12 p.m. in New York. 211 more words


Stock Traders Hold Tight Amid Turbulence of 'Quad Witching'

Buckle up, traders. Two major market events are colliding, with U.S. equity volumes jumping sky-high.

Trading in S&P 500 shares was 50 percent higher than the 30-day average at this time of day amid the quarterly event known as “ quadruple witching” — when futures and options on indexes and individual stocks expire. 371 more words