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President Obama’s farewell speech will be Tuesday, Jan. 10 in Chicago.

China’s economic growth could slow to 6.5 percent this year from about 6.7 percent in 2016.

Bitcoin kicked off the new year by jumping above $1,000 for the first time in three years late.

House Republicans have voted to gut the Office of Congressional Ethics.

Anshu Jain, the former Deutsche Bank AG co-chief executive officer, is joining Cantor Fitzgerald LP as president.

Owner of Brazil juice maker Natural One sells stake to Gávea.

Twitter China chief Kathy Chen departs after only eight months.

ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul nightclub attack.

SpaceX moves past explosion with new launch plans.

 

 

 

The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket, launched by SpaceX and carrying NOAA’s Deep Space Climate Observatory Satellite, lifts off from launch pad 40 the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, February 11, 2015. Reuters/Scott Audette