Economia

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 142 points, or 0.7 percent, to 18,731 shortly after the opening bell. Dow futures added 0.9 percent to 18,699.00 and broader S&P 500 futures advanced 0.8 percent to 2,178.50. The stock slid 34 cents to $1.36. Goldman Sachs rose $6.75, or 3.5 percent, to $199.38. The company, which owns Marvel, Star Wars and its own Pixar and Disney Studios, said is forging ahead with new streaming deals involving Netflix, Hulu and others.
  • Trump considers seeking Bill Clinton's advice

    Trump considers seeking Bill Clinton's advice

    Economia

    Watch Clinton's emotional concession: "Trump is going to be president". Almost 700,000 Americans are hoping there will be a lot if faithless electors come December 19. Governor Andrew Cuomo also recently signed legislation, joining nine other states in a national popular vote compact. "My guess is a lot of them weren't even answering questions from pollsters", said Raphe Sonenshein, political science expert with the Pat Brown Institute at Cal State LA.
  • FBI director Comey faces complicated path under Trump administration

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    Both promised to end their contentious campaign on a positive note. "On July 5, 2016, you informed the American public that Secretary Clinton's use of a private email system was " extremely careless " and that you could not rule out the possibility that foreign adversaries gained access to her email system", Johnson, R-Oshkosh, wrote in the letter .
  • Mike Pence to replace Chris Christie as head of Trump transition team

    Economia

    Vice President-elect Mike Pence spoke to an audience of veterans and their families at a Veterans Day ceremony at Camp Atterbury Friday afternoon. "It's encouraging to us". However in his first interviews Friday and Saturday to the Wall Street Journal and CBS, Donald Trump said that, after meeting Barack Obama, he was thinking of keeping two Obamacare benefits after the scheme was repealed, including one that kept young adults under their parents' coverage until the age of 26.
  • Juncker: Trump must learn about Europe

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    Commission President Jean Claude Juncker has warned that US President-elect Donald Trump's statements on security policy can have " pernicious " consequences. 'I think we will waste two years before Mr Trump tours the world he does not know'. Juncker's comments contrasted with the more diplomatic reactions of other European leaders, who said they looked forward to working with the next Republican president .
  • Dow Climbs to a Record

    Economia

    The S&P 500 was on track for a 3.6% weekly advance, largest since October 2014, while the Dow average was set to end 5% higher for the week, its largest weekly gain since December 2011, according to FactSet. Some of the biggest decliners included Apple, Facebook, Google parent Alphabet and Amazon .com, which all shed about 2 percent. Shares in several phone companies also slumped.
  • Donald Trump Admits He Likes Parts of Obamacare in Post-Election Interview

    Economia

    But now, it appears that Trump is willing to keep two important provisions of Obama's signature healthcare legislation. Obamacare's pre-existing conditions provision is another story. "I want a country that loves each other. It's a modern age, and I think we have to have it". I imagine many Republicans have to be flipping out right now.
  • Random Bug Tells Facebook Users They Are Dead

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    Reports from different media sources further indicate that around two million errant memorials were posted on profile pages. Known as "memorialising", the error, which was reportedly quickly fixed, even saw the profile of Facebook's own CEO, Mr Zuckerberg, displaying the message.
  • Family and friends of tram victims visit scene of crash

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    The individual responsible has since been placed under arrest, and is facing potential manslaughter charges. A glowing tribute has been paid to a young New Addington mum who was killed in the Croydon tram crash on Wednesday morning. He was only on the tram after agreeing to swap shifts with a fellow electrical engineer at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. There will be two little daughters who will now grow up without their mother'.
  • Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails

    Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails

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    At a rally in Virginia that Trump called his "midnight special speech", the Republican called the race a "marathon". Daughter Ivanka Trump is scheduled for a private event with Republican women in Hudsonville at 11 a.m. Fox News in its latest poll on FRiday said that Trump (43 per cent) was trailing behind Clinton (45 per cent) by two percentage points. Clinton's campaign, furious at Comey's handling of the review, welcomed Sunday's announcement.
  • Marches against Trump continue around the US

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    Previous demonstrations drew thousands of people in NY and other large urban centers. In Miami, hundreds of people walked down Biscayne Boulevard chanting "Love Trumps Hate" and carrying signs with messages such as "How many judges will it take to ruin America?".