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U.S. to invest in smart-city tech and small satellite broadband as part of $300 mln innovation package.

Donald Trump vows to sue The New York Times for its article on how two women claimed the Republican presidential nominee touched them inappropriately.

In response to Trump’s legal threat, the New York Times says bring it on.

SEC coordinating with other government agencies on public pension pay-to-play.

Softbank of Japan to form $100 bln fund with Saudi Arabia to invest in global tech.

HP Inc is planning on downsizing up to 4,000 jobs over the next three years due to a PC slump.

President Obama’s concerned AI could hack America’s nukes.

Credit Suisse sells BDC to CION Investment.

An airline kicks a passenger off a plane for wearing a Marvel Comics’ Black Panther hat.

Elizabeth Warren calls on President Obama to fire SEC chief Mary Jo White.

Photo: The likeness of Donald Trump stands inside of a themed fortune telling machine in Columbus Circle in New York, U.S., October 12, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson