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Indonesian President Joko Widodo overhauled his cabinet for the second time in a year, appointing a World Bank economist and a controversial former military chief in a fresh effort to implement changes to boost development and reduce poverty.

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3 5 Things to Watch at the Fed Meeting

Federal Reserve officials are virtually certain to leave short-term interest rates unchanged at their meeting this week, following the U.K.’s decision in June to quit the European Union and mixed messages from the U.S. labor market. With no press conference scheduled after the meeting and no new economic forecasts to be released, the Fed’s policy statement will be scrutinized for any clues to whether a September rate increase is in play....

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Apple impresses investors despite falling sales

Apple ( AAPL ) shares were sharply higher in early trading. The tech giant raised its outlook for the current quarter after it delivered better-than-expected earnings and revenue for its fiscal third quarter, even though iPhone sales fell for a second straight quarter. The tech giant sold 40.4 million iPhones, which is slightly better than the 40.02 million that was estimated.

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Facebook reports another mega quarter, crushing revenue

Then there’s everything that Facebook is trying in messaging, from WhatsApp to Messenger to chat bots. “I’m happy,” Zuckerberg said on the investor call, “with the updates we’re making to WhatsApp, which has a community of more than 1 billion people. The scale we’ve achieved with our messaging services makes it clear they are more than just a way to chat with friends.”

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UK reacts coolly to Michel Barnier’s Brexit appointment - FT.com

UK reacts coolly to Michel Barnier’s Brexit appointment

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Parsing the Fed: How the July Statement Changed from June

The Federal Reserve releases a statement at the conclusion of each of its policy-setting meetings, outlining the central bank’s economic outlook and the actions it plans to take. Much of the statement remains the same from meeting to meeting. Fed watchers closely parse changes between statements to see how the Fed’s views are evolving.

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Fed Says Risks Have Diminished as It Leaves Rate Unchanged

U.S. central bankers are taking stock of the economy’s progress in the wake of the U.K.’s vote last month to leave the European Union, as well as the large swing from May’s soft labor report to June’s rebound. While Chair Janet Yellen has repeatedly stated that the Fed is likely to raise interest rates gradually, market volatility and the unexpected dip in job gains have delayed such plans.

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Trump invites Russian hackers to find Clinton's missing emails

Trump's remarks came after Clinton's camp said this week that Russian hackers were likely responsible for breaching the computer networks of the Democratic National Committee earlier this year and leaking emails of top officials to WikiLeaks for publication. While Russian hackers are suspected to have accessed both the Clinton server and the DNC emails, they are two separate occurrences.

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The 2016 Democratic National Convention in Pictures

This week, the Democrats descend on Philadelphia, the historic City of Brotherly Love, for their convention. The party is seeking to hold on to the presidency in a country that's becoming younger, more ethnically diverse, less religious, and more liberal on a variety of issues.

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Fed holds open prospect of 2016 rate rise - FT.com

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Twitter now has two big problems, analysts say

-Stifel analysts maintained their sell rating but cut their price target to $9 from $10, saying risks to Twitter’s growth are “under-blown.” Even if Twitter is able to ramp up its ad business, through direct response and online video advertisements, they say this will take several quarters and several new products which are not yet realized.

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Three scenarios for the City after Brexit - FT.com

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Machines, Madness and Freedom: Invention in the Mojave Desert

More than that, Mojave is home to a whole engineering revolution. Inventors of all stripes have flocked here to rethink machines. Some work on new rockets, some on new types of aircraft, and some of them work on new types of cars. The Mojave airport may be in the middle of nowhere—but it’s an irresistible draw for engineers with expansive imaginations. It’s the place itself that frees them up to think big and different. It’s America’s great inventor playground, where people can push machines to their limits.

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Bill O'Reilly criticized for White House slavery comments

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Facebook Revenue, Users Top Estimates as Mobile Ads Surge

Facebook’s vigorous growth in mobile advertising is being fueled by video spots and expanded ads on its photo-sharing app, Instagram. Those sales gains have given the company freedom to take its time turning other products into revenue-generating businesses. The company has morphed from the operator of the world’s largest social network to the owner of a portfolio of popular mobile applications including Facebook, WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram. All of them have more than a billion users, except Instagram, which has half a billion. Facebook hasn’t yet attempted to make money from Messenger or WhatsApp, indicating that the company’s share of the mobile advertising market could grow larger still.

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U.S. Federal Open Market Committee July 27 Statement: Text

In determining the timing and size of future adjustments to the target range for the federal funds rate, the Committee will assess realized and expected economic conditions relative to its objectives of maximum employment and 2 percent inflation. This assessment will take into account a wide range of information, including measures of labor market conditions, indicators of inflation pressures and inflation expectations, and readings on financial and international developments. In light of the current shortfall of inflation from 2 percent, the Committee will carefully monitor actual and expected progress toward its inflation goal. The Committee expects that economic conditions will evolve in a manner that will warrant only gradual increases in the federal funds rate; the federal funds rate is likely to remain, for some time, below levels that are expected to prevail in the longer run. However, the actual path of the federal funds rate will depend on the economic outlook as informed by incoming data.

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Nintendo Misses a Chance at Pokemon Profits With Product Delay

“The delay is disappointing, especially since it’s just a Bluetooth accessory that has already been available for pre-order,” said Atul Goyal, an analyst at Jefferies Group. “The sales will still accrue to Nintendo with a delay. Just as all eyes turn to Nintendo, the company’s management can’t seem to get their communication right.”

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Elon Musk Sees His Tesla Master Plan Costing Tens of Billions

A 1,500-word manifesto that Elon Musk unveiled last week, outlining his plan to expand Tesla Motors Inc.’s electric-vehicle line and to build “stunning solar roofs,” may end up costing the company tens of billions of dollars to carry out.

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How Nigeria is fighting corruption

Mr Buhari’s government has been learning from other crusading countries, such as Georgia. But not everyone is impressed. His political opponents, who ruled Nigeria for 16 years until 2015, call the campaign a witch-hunt. There are reasons to doubt the capacity of the anti-corruption agency—and of the courts—to hold the powerful to account. The EFCC is yet to send down any of its most influential adversaries, though it is splurging on training for prosecutors. Most government agencies, including the one that collects taxes, do not make their budgets public. Nor do most state and local governments, which suck up about half of public revenues. In an effort to fix this, a tenacious finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, has told skint governors that they must make their finances public before they receive a second federal bailout. She has struck thousands of ghost workers off the public payroll. Her “treasury single account” may be the biggest coup of all. It replaced a labyrinth of government piggy banks, giving Nigeria more control of its earnings. Financiers reckon that it could serve as a lesson to others in West Africa as well.

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Fed Says Risks Have Diminished as It Leaves Rate Unchanged

U.S. central bankers are taking stock of the economy’s progress in the wake of the U.K.’s vote last month to leave the European Union, as well as the large swing from May’s soft labor report to June’s rebound. While Chair Janet Yellen has repeatedly stated that the Fed is likely to raise interest rates gradually, market volatility and the unexpected dip in job gains have delayed such plans.

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Wall St. ends lower after Fed keeps rates unchanged

The Fed had not been expected to move interest rates at its two-day meeting, ended on Wednesday, but investors have been anxious for hints about when an increase might come in light of concerns about fallout from Britain's vote in June to leave the European Union.

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Fox presses May to pull out of EU customs union - FT.com

Fox presses May to pull out of EU customs union

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Trump Says He Hopes Russia Finds Dirt on Clinton in Her E-Mail

FBI Director James Comey said July 5 his agency was not recommending any charges after its investigation into Clinton's private e-mail use while she was President Barack Obama's secretary of state. Comey said Clinton and her aides demonstrated extreme carelessness with their practices, and Clinton has said it was a mistake. She turned over thousands of messages to the government that she said were related to her work, and deleted those she said were personal.

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Merkel Refugee Policies Face Renewed Criticism After Attacks

Germany has largely avoided large-scale terrorist attacks on its soil, in contrast with the assaults that killed hundreds in France in the last 1 1/2 years and an attack in the Belgian capital earlier this year. The assaults -- the most recent one in France came Tuesday when attackers murdered a priest near Rouen -- have boosted support for populist parties across the region, including the anti-EU National Front in France. On the other side of the English Channel, the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union was in part due to worries over immigration.

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http://www.clintonkaine.com/

Timotonous Kaine. He would help Hillary Potter vanquish Don Marvolo Trump, known in popular parlance as He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Elected. As the definitive Hufflepuff, Kaine had the genuineness and the strength of character to resist Trump's trollish howls and perhaps even help prevent undecided members of the wizarding population from falling victim to Trump's projections of terror and assurances of salvation. Trump had to be stopped. He had won many followers already with his promise to erect a massive wall to keep muggles out, not to mention his advocacy for the surveillance and persecution of wizards who came from "impure" wizarding backgrounds. Now Hillary Potter and Timotonous Kaine were the only thing that stood between him and absolute dominance of the wizarding world. A terrifying thought. Though Hillary knew this was a battle she could win, it would not be easy. Trump's howling was a force of super-nature. Despite his comical appearance and way of speaking -- or perhaps, in part, because of them -- Trump had an unusual gift for influencing the minds of other wizards and confounding his opponents by weaving tangled webs of untruths and hexes every time he gaped his mouth open.

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Facebook earnings send stock zooming to record high: Live blog recap

Facebook Inc.  /quotes/zigman/9962609/delayed /quotes/zigman/9962609/lastsale FB  is expected to report second-quarter earnings after the market closes on Wednesday. Analysts anticipate growth  in both active users and ad revenue . They’ll also likely have their eye on Facebook’s mobile strategy, particularly related to its photo-sharing app Instagram-which Facebook continues to monetize-and live video. MarketWatch reporter Jennifer Booton ( @jbooton ), tech columnist Therese Poletti ( @tpolett i) and tech editor Jeremy Owens ( @jowens510 ) will live-blog the earnings release and subsequent conference call.

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Facebook’s earnings preview

Facebook is getting ready to report second quarter earnings after the bell. Analysts expect another strong quarter from the social media giant. Facebook is expected to report revenue of $6 billion.

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How the biggest companies in the S&P 500 use made-up earnings numbers

Search by name or ticker symbol to see how each company’s GAAP and non-GAAP EPS compared during the January quarter. You can also see how each company referred to its non-GAAP number. Further down, we discuss some of the effects non-GAAP calculations have on earnings in more detail.

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Deutsche Bank in settlement talks with DoJ over mortgage probe - FT.com

Deutsche Bank in settlement talks with DoJ over mortgage probe

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Baltimore Prosecutors Drop Charges in Freddie Gray Case

BALTIMORE—Prosecutors unexpectedly dropped charges against the three police officers still awaiting trial in the 2015 death of Freddie Gray on Wednesday—ending the high-profile case without any convictions.

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The Fed won’t hike rates despite having its ducks in a row

But judging by the standards set by the central bank when it raised interest rates in December—at the time, its first rate increase in 10 years—today’s financial conditions would easily warrant another one, said Alan Ruskin, a macro strategist at Deutsche Bank.

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Pending home sales tick up 0.2% in June

The West was the only region to register a reading lower than its year-ago level. That’s likely due to extremely tight supply that’s pushing prices out of reach of many buyers: The median sale price in the West was $350,800 in June, NAR said last week when it released data about sales of previously owned homes.

40 5 Things to Watch at the Fed Meeting

Federal Reserve officials are virtually certain to leave short-term interest rates unchanged at their meeting this week, following the U.K.’s decision in June to quit the European Union and mixed messages from the U.S. labor market. With no press conference scheduled after the meeting and no new economic forecasts to be released, the Fed’s policy statement will be scrutinized for any clues to whether a September rate increase is in play....

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Why a Fed repeat of 2015 will not help the dollar - FT.com

US economic strength, Fed hawkishness and rate rise expectations last year pushed the dollar to a 12-year high. The index measuring the greenback against its peers was up 9.3 per cent over the course of 2015. So far in 2016, it has fallen 1.3 per cent.

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Why France is the jihadis’ prime western target - FT.com

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Obama: Trump Seems Lacking Plans, Policy Proposals, Solutions

Donald Trump “is someone who likes attention, maybe surprised himself that he has gotten this far,” President Obama says on NBC.

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Relax about robots but worry over climate change - FT.com

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Frankenburger Comes Eerily to Life in the Lab

Patty made of plants, with clues from cows, bleeds just like the real thing.

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Saudi royal oil group at heart of 1MDB case - FT.com

Saudi royal oil group at heart of 1MDB case

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Goldman's Currie: Base Case for Gold Is $1,300

Jeff Currie, global head of commodities research at Goldman Sachs, explains how monetary policy is impacting commodities and looks at using gold as a hedge against global uncertainties. He speaks on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." (Source: Bloomberg)

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Elon Musk Says It’s ‘Pencils Down’ for Tesla’s Model 3

This fact may sound esoteric, but it's incredibly important. Batteries make up a third of the price of an electric car and are the only reason these vehicles have been more expensive than their gasoline counterparts. Musk said he's confident the company will reach a price of $100/kWh by 2020 (down from an average price of $1,200 in 2010). If he's right, the economics of electric cars will flip, as will the case for battery-backed solar power. 

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US election poll tracker: Here's who's ahead

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Obama’s Economy Left Behind the Voter Coalition Clinton Covets

Through a program called the Republican Leadership Initiative, the RNC says it has trained 5,000 volunteers and dispatched many of them to minority communities across the country. Part of their mission is to argue to the president’s most reliable voters that the economic recovery Obama has shepherded in fact left them behind. The volunteers highlight data showing that minorities, young people and women have suffered disproportionately from suppressed wages, underemployment and ballooning costs for tuition and childcare.

51 Oil Majors Lost One Engine; Now the Second One Is Sputtering
52 Trump Campaign Revives Debate: Is the Unemployment Rate ‘Artificial’?
53 SABMiller Halts AB InBev Integration Work
54 Marissa Mayer will have earned more than $200 million at Yahoo if she’s pushed out
55 JetBlue’s New Airbus Could Upend Travel to Europe
56 Craft beer boom sends US to top of global hop charts - FT.com
57 FBI Chief Warns ‘Terrorist Diaspora’ Will Come to the West
58 Fast FT
59 Around the World With Pokemon Go
60 The Economy Is Again Under the Sway of Asset Prices
61 MLS Moves to Open Its Ticket Markets, Unlike the Rest of Sports
62 See Markets React to the Fed in 7 Charts
63 Fed Leaves Door Open to Move as Soon as September
64 This Morning on Twitter
65 Normandy town adjusts to arrival of terror - FT.com
66 Quebec's controversial website-blocking law Bill 74 faces court challenge from telecom group
67 Inside Tesla's ginormous battery factory
68 The Biggest Challenges Facing Twitter
69 How to make a hit Broadway show
70 Loblaw Companies Ltd says move to cut grocery prices in top-tier stores starting to pay off
71 Fast FT
72 This Morning on Twitter
73 5 Things to Read Today: Obama Set to Speak at DNC, Trump Urges Russia to Spy on Clinton, and More
74 Social media fellowship
75 Donald Trump is holding an ask me anything on Reddit
76 Juckes: Hope and Skepticism Over Japan's Stimulus
77 Xi’s China: Smothering dissent - FT.com
78 U.K. Lawmakers Warn of Immigration ‘Surge’ on Brexit Uncertainty
79 The assassination of a Ukrainian investigative journalist
80 Deutsche Bank Slump Hits Hedge Fund Unit It’s Trying to Grow
81 PBOC Steps in to Cool Money Market as Rates Surge to April High
82 7 cities that could steal business from London
83 This ambitious Chinese tech firm just snapped up Vizio for $2 billion
84 Bill Clinton hails Hillary the change-maker
85 U.S. Capital Goods Orders Rise for First Time in Three Months
86 Watch for Apple’s earnings magic to spread to these companies
87 Financial Times on Twitter
88 Torstar Corp slashes dividend for second time this year amid $24.3 million loss
89 Hillary Clinton Officially Becomes First Woman to Win Major Party Nomination
90 Financial Times on Twitter
91 Apple Shifts Into Uncertain Gear
92 Welcome to Zuckerworld: Facebook’s really big plans for virtual reality
93 Apple impresses investors despite falling sales
94 Boeing cuts forecast after $2bn charges - FT.com
95 Coca-Cola beats on earnings, but cuts revenue forecast
96 Tesla Opens Gigafactory to Expand Battery Production, Sales
97 Open for business?
98 Stocks Gain as Apple Earnings Boost Sentiment; Yen Drops on Abe
99 U.S. Jobless Picture Offers Room for Interpretation
100 Abe’s Unusual Stimulus Unveiling May Be Directed at the BOJ