Headlines – December 21/17

  • US GDP at 3.2%, fastest pace in more than two years. Read story
  • Strong Canadian inflation, retail sales lift bets for rate hike in new year. Read story
  • Apple admits to slowing down some older devices. Read story
  • Bitcoin tumbles 15% in steepest decline since futures trading. Read story
  • US House unveils new stop-gap funding bill to avert shutdown. Read story
  • Long Island Ice Tea stock soars 500% after changing its name to Long Blockchain. Read story
  • OPEC starts working on exit strategy from oil cuts. Read story
  • More than a dozen injured as driver deliberately rams vehicle into Melbourne crowd. Read story
  • DOJ looking into Clinton involvement in Uranium One deal. Read story
  • Salvation Army bell ringer beaten after wishing man ‘Merry Christmas’. Read story
  • What will happen when net neutrality is gone? Read story
  • Subprime auto defaults are soaring, and private-equity firms have no way out. Read story
  • Euro holds steady ahead of Catalan elections; dollar holds steady. Read story
  • Airline battle growing pilot shortage that could reach crisis level. Read story
  • Online clothing rentals on the rise. Read story
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Stay tuned!