Tesla’s problems are growing — here’s a list of the most recent issues

Tesla has a history of beating the odds. CEO Elon Musk has said he believed the company had around a 10% chance of successwhen it was founded in 2003. Since then, the company has won awards for its vehicles, built an…

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Here’s how much the typical American family has saved up for college

College has become ever more expensive, and so it’s important for parents to start saving early. A new report from student loan company Sallie Mae breaks down the state of American parents’ savings plans for their children’s college educations, based on a survey…

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The Fed is set to raise interest rates again

Banks give out money all the time — for a fee. When we borrow and then pay back with interest, it’s how banks make money. The cost of borrowing, known as the interest rate, can make a big difference in…

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Amazon Just Acquired This Company for A Cool Billion Dollars

Amazon is acquiring Ring, a startup that makes a popular line of video-camera doorbells, in $1 billion deal that could help Amazon enmesh further into consumers’ homes and lay the framework for a high-tech pipeline that delivers retail goods and groceries straight…

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North and South Korea Do The Unthinkable… Talk To Each Other

Diplomats from North Korea and South Korea emerged from the first formal talks between the two technically-still-at-war nations on Tuesday and declared they would hold military talks. The talks, scheduled to discuss the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, which South Korea will…

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North Korea Says War Is Near!

The US doubled down on provocative bomber flights near the border with North Korea this week, at the same time as Pyongyang asked when, not if, war would break out. On Wednesday, a B-1B Lancer strategic bomber flew from Guam to carry out…

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‘Market manipulation 101’: Wolf of Wall Street-style ‘pump and dump’ scams plague cryptocurrency markets

LONDON — Cryptocurrency exchanges are rife with “pump and dump” scams that would be illegal in most markets and leave unsuspecting investors at risk of large losses, a Business Insider investigation has found. Crypto traders are using the secure messaging…

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Here Is How Easy It Is For The President To Launch a Nuclear Weapon

The steps the president has to take to fire a nuke are involved and complicated, but they work to safeguard against accidental launches and miscommunications.

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Here’s what Trump’s new tax plan means if you’re making $25,000, $75,000, or $175,000 a year

President Donald Trump’s tax plan is being billed by the White House and Republicans as a boon for the middle class.

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Largest Options Exchange Is Moving In on Bitcoin

Bitcoin presents a $1.6 billion revenue opportunity for exchanges, according to a wide-ranging report on cryptocurrencies by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

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