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Premier league soccer clubs announce record $700 million in profits

Manchester City is still celebrating its clinching of the Premier League title, but all 20 teams in England’s top division have some reason to be happy.

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How to use social media to advance your career in 4 simple steps

Social media needn’t always mean procrastination.

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Snap-On shares soar on strong earnings

Shares of Snap-on soared over 9 percent following a favorable earnings announcement on Thursday morning, making it the biggest gainer in the S&P 500.

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Facebook users’ data exposed to web trackers when using its login feature for other sites: Report

If you’ve logged into a website or app using the “login with Facebook” feature, your data could have been exposed to third-party trackers.

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Takeda in talks with Shire after $61 billion bid rejected

Takeda is in negotiations with Shire to acquire the London company after an unsuccessful $61 billion bid.

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Korean Air headquarters reportedly raided in probe into ‘nut rage’ sister

Cho Hyun-min, a senior vice president at Korean Air, is under investigation by police for possible assault.

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Chinese consumers forecast to spend more time on their phones than watching TV this year

Chinese adults are expected to spend nearly a third of their daily digital activity watching digital video by 2020.

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Automation in Africa, Asia and the Middle East is booming, ABB CEO says

Swiss engineering giant is seeing strong growth momentum in developing markets ranging from Asia to Africa, the president and chief executive of Swiss engineering giant ABB told CNBC on Thursday.

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Jay-Z and Saudi royalty backed this 29-year-old to build a billion-dollar private jet app

Sergey Petrossov was inspired after his first experience of flying private.

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China slaps anti-dumping measures on synthetic rubber imports from US, EU and Singapore

From April 20, China will impose temporary anti-dumping measures on rubber imports from U.S., E.U. and Singapore.

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Engine that malfunctioned on Southwest flight is ‘most reliable in the world’: Former airline CEO

Failed engine on Southwest Airlines flight is “the most reliable in the world,” says former Continental CEO Bethune.

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Trade war would be ‘end of global recovery,’ says Citigroup economist

If tariffs between the U.S. or China become a reality, it would result in a “serious trade war,” says Willem Buiter.

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Check out these colorful Barcelona-based offices, where staff are encouraged to play video games during office hours

This gaming developer is behind the global success of Candy Crush Saga and Farm Heroes.

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Forget India as a consumer market, here’s what Delhi wants to sell you

India could play a “great role” in the digital economy, Rakesh Bharti Mittal, president of the Confederation of Indian Industry, told CNBC.

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The CEO of Weight Watchers describes a gamble she took earlier on in her career — and why it paid off

The chief executive says she’s created her own mantra of “passion, purpose and impact.”

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Russia blocks Google, Amazon IP addresses in bid to ban Telegram

Russia’s Roskomnadzor watchdog began blocking Telegram on Monday after it refused to hand over its encryption keys.

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Saudi Arabia brings back movie theaters — and ‘staggering’ demand is expected

Marvel’s “Black Panther” is set to be the first movie shown publicly in the kingdom in decades.

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Netflix’s latest subscriber growth is just the beginning: Analyst

Netflix added more users than expected during the first quarter. But one analyst says this is only the beginning.

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Chinese electronics giant Huawei signals a change in tactics after failing to crack US market

The Chinese telecom giant, which has been dogged by concerns about its ties to Beijing, dropped its top Washington liaison and other American employees, the New York Times reports.

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Struggling California Republicans are eager for a comeback — and Kevin McCarthy is in prime position to lead it

If Rep. Kevin McCarthy becomes the next House speaker, the move could be good news for California agriculture.

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Secretary Wilbur Ross: Creating a ‘one-stop shop for space’ at the Commerce Department

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said his department will become “a one-stop shop” for the burgeoning space industry.

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China’s new auto rules for foreign owners might please Elon Musk — but hurt Warren Buffett

The country’s state planner says some manufacturing plants could soon be wholly foreign owned.

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How Africa is countering the US-China trade story

It is hoped that the African free trade agreement will increase business between countries on the continent, which currently stands at less than 20 percent.

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China says US sorghum is damaging its own industry and slaps antidumping measures on imports

CHS Inc and other U.S. companies will be required to put down a 178.6 percent deposit for sorghum shipments to China, Beijing said.

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Adopt the brace position: Why it’s time for investors to get active