Headlines – December 22/17

  • Bitcoin tumbles more than 25% as sharks ‘beginning to circle’. Read story
  • Separatists win Catalan election. Read story
  • US new home sales surge in November to highest level since 2007. Read story
  • US consumer spending tops forecasts as inflation accelerates. Read story
  • Mortgage rates inch up, and some fear a tax-cut fueled surge is coming. Read story
  • Apple sued after it admits it slowed down older iPhones. Read story
  • FBI’s top lawyer said to be reassigned. Read story
  • NBA enjoys ratings renaissance as NFL flounder. Read story
  • In Silicon Valley, tax bill pays dividends for workers. Read story
  • Eric Schmidt stepping down at Alphabet, Google’s parent company. Read story
  • One sure-fire prediction for 2018: Americans will take on more debt. Read story
  • Jerusalem: Palestine leader Abbas spurns US peace plans. Read story
  • Georgia approves first US nuclear reactor since 1978. Read story
  • On the lighter side. Check it out!

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