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AP Business Headlines
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday....
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks posted steep losses Friday, ending the week with broad declines, as investors fretted over a report showing that U.S. job creation slowed last month....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Consider looking past January's so-so job growth....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For most of an agonizingly slow recovery from the Great Recession, millions of out-of-work Americans huddled on the sidelines of the job market. Yet Friday's jobs report added to evidence of a long-awaited shift:...
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A smirking Martin Shkreli briefly united Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill this week, as lawmakers took turns blasting the price-hiking former CEO who has become the new poster child for corporate greed....
Wall Street Journal Headlines
ArcelorMittal said it would issue $3 billion in shares to strengthen its balance sheet as it grapples with a global steel glut that pushed it to a nearly $7 billion loss in the fourth quarter.
One of the world’s biggest container ships, the 1,300-foot-long Indian Ocean, has run aground near the busy German port of Hamburg and so far has resisted all efforts to free it.
Toyota’s earnings showed net profit inching higher without help from currency moves, foreshadowing a shift likely to weigh on Japanese auto makers’ earnings this year.
Amazon’s plan to build brick-and-mortar outlets in retail malls is following the playbook of smaller Internet sellers like Warby Parker and Bonobos that found early success reaching shoppers via showrooms and shops.
Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou said the Taiwanese iPhone assembler plans to seal a deal to buy troubled electronics provider Sharp by the end of the month, paving the way for one of the biggest foreign takeovers of a Japanese company.
CNNMoney Headlines
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Citi warns that a continued drop in oil prices and the rising dollar could lead to an 'oilmageddon' recession.

NY Times Business Headlines
Citigroup said it would begin blocking New Yorkers’ debit and credit card payments at the two largest sites, FanDuel and DraftKings.

The United States trade deficit rose in December as American exports fell for a third consecutive month, reflecting the pressures of a stronger dollar and spreading global economic weakness.

Traffic deaths in the United States rose 9.3 percent in the first nine months of 2015 compared with a year earlier as low gasoline prices increased road travel.

Montreux Partners and Dart Management have agreed to take an offer made by the South American nation.

LinkedIn’s shares plunged 43.6 percent on Friday, wiping out nearly $11 billion of market value, after the social network released a revenue forecast that fell far short of expectations.

USA Today Business Headlines
Bond markets are doing exactly what most people thought they wouldn't do, and that's putting savers in a bad spot, again. 
Images meant to disappear can live forever.
Stocks tumble after weak jobs report raises economic slowdown fears.
The bad year for stocks is getting worse by the minute - and tech investors are feeling the brunt of the pain. 
Nine out of 10 taxpayers should get refunds within 21 days after returns are filed and accepted, the agency says
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