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April 24, 2018 10:08 AM Man City won't sell John Stones, eye Napoli's Jorginho

Manchester City will not put centre-back John Stones up for sale, with manager Pep Guardiola set to make Napoli midfielder Jorginho and another forward his top targets in this summer's transfer window, sources have told ESPN FC. Guardiola only wants to make small alterations to his squad after dominating the Premier League this season and claiming the title 153

April 24, 2018 1:54 AM Chipmaker SK Hynix reports 64 percent jump in 1Q earnings

SK Hynix Inc. said Tuesday its first-quarter net profit has surged 64 percent over a year earlier thanks to robust memory chip prices that offset slowing growth in the mobile sector. The South Korean chipmaker, which supplies to Apple, reported 3.1 trillion won ($2.9 billion) earnings for the January-March period, compared with 1.9 trillion won a year earlier 152

April 23, 2018 7:40 PM Why the French President Has the Best Chance to Temper ‘America First’

The two have ideological differences, but both are political newcomers and both have problems with Germany and China French President Emmanuel Macron and U.S. President Donald Trump are ideological and stylistic opposites. Mr. Macron is a suave globalist who is passionate about global warming, the Syrian civil war and the European Union. Mr. Trump is a brash 18

April 23, 2018 10:05 AM For Warehouse Workers, Technology Starts to Look More Like Home

Smartphones, apps and even emojis are finding their way to logistics operations as companies look to lure workers raised on mobile tech PERRIS, Calif.—When Bert Hooper brings on new workers at TechStyle Fashion Group’s 450,000 square-foot warehouse, he tells them, “If you know how to use a smartphone and you know how to use an app, you can do about any operation 15

April 23, 2018 1:27 AM A U.S.-China Trade War Would Reshape Tech Investment

Chinese companies will be more likely to invest in emerging markets such as India and Southeast Asia, investor says HONG KONG—Technology has emerged as the early battleground in the U.S.-China trade dispute, triggering predictions of significant changes in the global investment strategies of Chinese tech companies. Chinese companies will be more likely 34

April 21, 2018 12:08 AM Photo storage service SmugMug acquires Flickr

(Reuters) - Photo management platform SmugMug said on Friday it has agreed to buy image and video-hosting website Flickr for an undisclosed amount. Flickr will continue to operate as a separate entity after the deal closes, SmugMug said. “Uniting the SmugMug and Flickr brands will make the whole photography community stronger and better connected,” SmugMug 27

April 20, 2018 10:50 PM Harvey Weinstein wants his email back to 'exonerate himself': Court documents

Harvey Weinstein asked a federal bankruptcy court Friday to force The Weinstein Company to give him access to his email accounts and personal files. Without them, Weinstein said in court documents obtained by ABC News, he cannot “exonerate himself.” Weinstein made “multiple requests” for these emails and for his personal files but TWC either refused 122

April 20, 2018 5:50 PM Macron’s Lonely Road: Saving Globalism From Itself

French president comes to Washington next week with a different answer to global trade’s dislocations than Trump’s PARIS—Speaking at the annual gathering of the business and political elite in Davos earlier this year, French President Emmanuel Macroninvoked the spirit of one of his favorite early-20th-century thinkers, Joseph Schumpeter. The economist 21

April 19, 2018 10:47 AM Alibaba to invest $320 million in Thailand, as rivals boost presence

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Alibaba is investing $320 million in Thailand as the e-commerce giant aims to tap Chinese consumers’ appetite for the Southeast nation’s agricultural goods and for its tourism market amid growing competition from rivals. China’s biggest e-commerce company is investing more than 10 billion baht ($320.20 million) in a “digital hub” in the Thai military 31

April 19, 2018 8:12 AM Athletics: Kawauchi to turn pro after Boston win

TOKYO, Japan (Reuters) - Boston Marathon winner Yuki Kawauchi has told reporters in his native Japan that he plans to turn professional within a year. Kawauchi, who currently works in a school for the Saitama Prefectural Government, said he wanted to commit to the marathon on a full-time basis, according to Kyodo News. “The number one reason is that I want to compete 28