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NYC became the first city to set a minimum wage for Uber and Lyft drivers.

AT&T says it will sell a 5G Samsung handset in the first half of 2019.

Facebook drops to No.7 in Glassdoor’s best places to work in the U.S.

Hellman & Friedman offers $1.8 billion to buy New Zealand’s e-commerce leader Trade Me Group.

Trump threatens to restart trade war if China trade talks fail.

The White House backs off privatizing the U.S. Postal Service.

Consumer electronics giant Samsung just became the world’s “spendiest” advertiser, bypassing Procter & Gamble.

Paul Manafort and the president of Ecuador reportedly discussed a deal to hand the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over to the U.S.