Coffee Doesn’t Cause Cancer After All, Says California Health Regulator

Regulations proposed Friday would explicitly exempt companies, including Starbucks, from putting cancer warning labels on coffee served in California. The new rule could settle a long-running legal dispute that some argue is driven by shaky science, mixed motives, and a particularly Californian brand of burdensome over-regulation. The state’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, which … Read more

Citibank Fined $100 Million for Manipulating Key Global Interest Rate

Citibank on Friday reached a settlement with 42 U.S. states to pay a $100 million fine for manipulation of LIBOR, a key measure of global interest rates that impacts trillions of dollars worth of loans worldwide, including consumer products. The settlement contains details of instant messages and emails exchanged between Citibank employees as they concealed … Read more

1,995 Children Have Been Separated From Their Families by Border Patrol, DHS Confirms

A total of 1,995 children were separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border during a six-week period that ended last month, the Department of Homeland Security confirmed Friday. Between April 19 and May 31, the U.S. Border Patrol separated the children from 1,940 adults, who are accused of illegally crossing the border, officials said. … Read more

Tit-for-Tat: Trump and Xi Both Think the Other Guy is Bluffing

Most days, writing about trade is pretty boring. But on Friday, economic correspondents the world over got to don helmets and flak jackets and deploy all their favorite military metaphors in reporting President Trump’s announcement that the United States will slap a 25 percent tariff on $50 billion worth of imports from China. China immediately … Read more

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, June 15

Latest technical analysis of top 9 cryptocurrencies from an expert trader The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by … Read more