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Trump moves toward China tariffs in warning shot on technology transfer
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump lit a slow-burning fuse on Thursday to launch long-promised anti-China tariffs, but his actions appeared to be more of a warning shot than the start of a full-blown trade war with Beijing.
Facebook apology does little to satisfy lawmakers, Wall Street
WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc came under further pressure from lawmakers, investors, advertisers and users on Thursday, the day after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg admitted the social media network made mistakes in letting 50 million users' data get into the hands of political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.
Ackman exits Nike stake with $100 million in profit: source
(Reuters) - Investor William Ackman has stepped out of his Nike
sneakers, at least in a financial sense.
Former NFL quarterback Romo shoots 77 in PGA Tour debut
(Reuters) - Tony Romo acknowledged the unforgiving nature of professional golf after carding five-over-par 77 in the opening round at the Corales Puntacana Championship in the Dominican Republic on Thursday.
Women's soccer league gaining foothold in U.S.
(Reuters) - Women's professional soccer has long been a tough sell in the United States but the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) is already in uncharted territory as it gets set to open its sixth season this weekend.
Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2:15 PM ET on Thursday, Mar. 22
Mar. 22 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2:15 PM ET on Thursday:
Exclusive: China to respond to U.S. tariffs, resist protectionism - WTO envoy
GENEVA (Reuters) - China is preparing a range of responses to planned U.S. tariffs and will stand up to protectionism, but still hopes for dialogue, Beijing's ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Thursday.
EXCLUSIVE-China to respond to US tariffs, resist protectionism -WTO envoy
GENEVA, March 22 (Reuters) - China is preparing a range of responses to planned U.S. tariffs and will stand up to protectionism, but still hopes for dialog, Beijing's ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Thursday.
Suspended Cambridge Analytica CEO recalled by British parliamentary committee
LONDON, March 22 (Reuters) - A British parliamentary committee has recalled the suspended chief executive of Cambridge Analytica to face further questions over his role in the harvesting of Facebook data after finding "inconsistencies" in his previous testimony.
GSK advances in Pfizer consumer health auction as Reckitt quits
NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline
has pulled ahead in a race to buy Pfizer's consumer healthcare business, which the U.S. drugmaker believes could be worth as much as $20 billion, after its main rival Reckitt Benckiser quit the auction.
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