Frontrunning: March 20

  • Officials Call for Aggressive Probe Into Facebook (WSJ)
  • How Facebook Made Its Data Crisis Even Worse (BBG)
  • Trump to boost exports of lethal drones to more U.S. allies (Reuters)
  • U.S. Plans Heavy China Tariff Hit This Week (BBG)
  • The Latest: Package Bomb Explodes at FedEx in Texas, 1 Hurt (BBG)
  • Mar 20, 2018 8:22 AM
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The Kingdom On The Brink - An Interview With Dr. Ali Alyami

"While predicting the fate of the state and the prince’s success or failure remains unclear, however, thus far MbS seems to be focusing on becoming an absolute ruthless dictator, the only form of governance the population has endured for decades..."

  • Mar 17, 2018 4:00 PM
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Hong Kong's Richest Man Retires, Hands Control Of Empire To Son

Li Ka-shing, whose life journey from humble beginnings as a wartime refugee who used to sweep factory floors in Hong Kong for a living to Asia’s biggest business fortunes became the epitome of entrepreneurship that inspired generations of Hongkongers, has announced his retirement.

  • Mar 16, 2018 7:53 AM
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"My First Day As CIA Director"

"Now I absolutely look forward to dealing with Adam Schiff from my new position as CIA director.  I will ask him to show me the evidence of 'Russian hacking' that he said he could not show me on Jan. 25, 2017 – on the chance his evidence includes more than reports from the New York Times..."

  • Mar 6, 2018 12:05 AM
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Frontrunning: March 5

  • White House Pushes Back on Concerns About Tariffs (WSJ)
  • Trump's tariffs set to dominate final day of NAFTA talks (Reuters)
  • U.S.-Europe trade war must be avoided: German carmakers (Reuters)
  • Anti-Immigrant Populist Stakes Claim to Lead Italian Government (BBG)
  • Italy's League claims right to govern after inconclusive vote (Reuters)
  • Mar 5, 2018 8:06 AM
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