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Billionaire suggests black senator worse than Ku Klux Klan

Aug 11, 2017

A billionaire hedge fund executive has apologized for an online post saying a black New York state senator has done "more damage to people of color than anyone who has ever donned a hood."

Convicted 'Pharma Bro' has an image problem, lawyer concedes

Aug 5, 2017

Martin Shkreli, the eccentric former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for a price-gouging scandal and for his snide 'Pharma Bro' persona on social media, has been convicted at his federal securities fraud trial

The Latest: Shkreli upbeat, defiant after NYC conviction

Aug 4, 2017

Former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli is upbeat and defiant following his conviction at his New York City securities fraud trial

International Investing

Syria claims business comeback with international trade fair

Aug 17, 2017

Syria claims business comeback with first international trade fair since war erupted, sign of government confidence

Lebanon prepares for Syria's post-war construction windfall

Aug 17, 2017

Lebanon seeks jump aboard wagon of Syria's reconstruction boom, once peace arrives

US stocks jump as tensions with North Korea appear to ease

Aug 14, 2017

Technology companies, banks, and other stocks climb as investors relax somewhat after days of international tensions pulled the stock market lower last week

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