Headlines – December 7/17

  • Tech gains lift Nasdaq, consumer stocks weigh on S&P, Dow. Read story
  • North Korea says US threats make war unavoidable as China urges calm. Read story
  • US state department issues global travel warning after Trump Jerusalem speech. Read story
  • Trump faces off with Democrats over potential government shutdown. Read story
  • Bitcoin blasts through $15,000 milestone, soars 20% in 24 hours. Read story
  • The most explosive cryptocurrency these days is not Bitcoin. Read story
  • TD Ameritrade, Ally Invest to offer Bitcoin futures. Read story
  • Venturi fire rages, threatening communities both coastal and inland. Read story
  • Why there is uproar over Trump’s Jerusalem declaration? Read story
  • Media largely silent as Obama compares Trump to Hitler, warns of genocide. Read story
  • GE plans 12,000 job cuts in its power business. Read story
  • IMF: China’s financial system harbours large risks. Read story
  • AI is so complex its creators can’t trust why it makes decisions. Read story
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