Frontrunning: May 15

  • Gazans bury their dead after bloody day of protests (Reuters)
  • U.S. Embassy Move, Bloodshed Add to Friction With Allies (WSJ)
  • Britain calls for investigation into Gaza violence (Reuters)
  • China Data Shows a Hint of Slowdown While Factories Still Hum (BBG)
  • May 15, 2018 8:18 AM

Frontrunning: April 20

  • Trump says will not accept high oil prices, crude dips (Reuters)
  • OPEC, Russia Oil Officials Hint at Extending Production Cuts (WSJ)
  • Comey Memos Reveal Trump’s Early Doubts About Flynn (WSJ)
  • Global stocks set for second week of gains, commodities ease (Reuters)
  • Apr 20, 2018 8:39 AM

Frontrunning: April 3

  • Tech Selloff Hits Europe and Asia (WSJ)
  • Dollar shrugs off U.S.-China trade tensions; euro gives up gains (Reuters)
  • China to Respond to New U.S. Duties With ’Same Scale, Intensity’ (BBG)
  • Facebook Data Scandal Has Left Zuckerberg Isolated in Tech (BBG)
  • Apr 3, 2018 8:04 AM

Frontrunning: March 23

  • China Started the Trade War, Not Trump (WSJ)
  • Trump Says He's Considering a Veto of the Omnibus Spending Bill (BBG)
  • China Hits Back on Trump Tariffs as Europe Off Hook for Now (BBG)
  • EU, Six Nations Granted a Tariff Reprieve (WSJ)
  • Mar 23, 2018 9:04 AM

Israeli Firm Can Now Hack Into Virtually Any Cellphone, Tablet

“Cellebrite Advanced Unlocking Services is the industry’s only solution for overcoming many types of complex locks on market-leading devices... This can determine or disable the PIN, pattern, password screen locks or passcodes on the latest Apple iOS and Google Android devices."

  • Mar 5, 2018 10:00 PM

Frontrunning: February 15

  • Global Stocks Power Ahead, Unfazed by U.S. Inflation (WSJ)
  • Florida community seeks answers after 17 killed (Reuters)
  • Hedge fund Bridgewater makes $22 billion bet against European firms (Reuters)
  • Number of crypto hedge funds soars amid bitcoin volatility (Reuters)
  • Publishers Warm to Google’s Ad Blocker—but Cautiously (WSJ)
  • Feb 15, 2018 8:12 AM

Frontrunning: January 30

  • Immigrants to Be in Spotlight at State of Union (WSJ)
  • Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan Link Up to Form New Health-Care Company (BBG)
  • Yellen Leaving Fed With Full Employment, Increased Focus on Labor Market (WSJ)
  • Market Euphoria May Turn to Despair If 10-Year Yield Jumps to 3% (BBG)
  • Jan 30, 2018 8:24 AM

Frontrunning: January 234

  • Trump Team at Davos Backs Weaker Dollar, Sharpens Trade War Talk (BBG)
  • Dollar skids to three-year low as Mnuchin welcomes currency weakness (Reuters)
  • State Tax Workarounds Could Mean $154 Billion Lost to Treasury (BBG)
  • Truck Shortage Forces Firms to Cut Shipments or Pay Up (WSJ)
  • Dalio Warns That Rise in Yields Could Spark Bond Crash (BBG)
  • Great Ormond Street to return donations from men-only dinner (FT)
  • Jan 24, 2018 8:04 AM

Frontrunning: January 19

  • Budget Showdown Looms in Senate; Blame Game Begins (WSJ)
  • Fed Working on Proposal to Ease Up on Bank Leverage Limits (BBG)
  • Williams has Fed vice-chair job in his sights (FT)
  • SEC Pours Cold Water on Prospect of Bitcoin ETFs (WSJ)
  • Tanker With Russian Gas for Boston Makes Mid-Atlantic U-Turn (BBG)
  • Jan 19, 2018 8:25 AM

Frontrunning: January 3

  • North Korea reopens border hotline with the South (Reuters)
  • MiFID II’s First Day Comes Off Without Glitches, Regulator Says (BBG)
  • No Idea What MiFID Stands For? Here’s What You Need to Know (BBG)
  • As Trump Weighs New Tariffs, Imports of Washers and Solar Panels Jump (WSJ)
  • Jan 3, 2018 8:30 AM

Frontrunning: January 2

  • Trump’s Risky Strategy to Knock Out North Korean Missiles (BBG)
  • Iran's leader says enemies stirred unrest (Reuters)
  • Oil Steadies Above $60 as Protests Spread in Iran (BBG)
  • Deep freeze keeps grip on eastern United States; four die (Reuters)
  • Moderate Democrats Get a Boost as Doug Jones Joins the Senate (WSJ)
  • Jan 2, 2018 8:10 AM

Pot Industry Revitalizes Entire Canadian Town's Economy

The marijuana industry is coming to the rescue of Smith Falls, Ontario, an old factory town that is experiencing an unlikely renaissance now that Canopy Growth Corp., Canada’s largest publicly-traded cannabis producer, has become the town’s largest private-sector employer.

  • Dec 30, 2017 3:30 PM