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Tech earnings lift Nasdaq to record high; S&P, Dow flat

The Nasdaq hit a record intraday high on Thursday, powered by a spate of strong earnings from technology companies, while the S&P 500 and the Dow were little changed.

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Apple in talks to launch money-transfer service: Recode

Apple Inc has held talks with payments industry partners about launching a money-transfer service, technology news website Recode reported on Thursday.

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Goldman hopes high rates will lure consumers to online bank

Goldman Sachs Group Inc plans to promote its high-interest bearing deposit products in a marketing push to consumers later this year as it looks to grow its online bank, Chief Strategy Officer Stephen Scherr said in an interview on Thursday.

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Trump says U.S. will renegotiate trade pact with Canada, Mexico

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was ready to kill the 23-year-old trade agreement with Canada and Mexico but agreed to renegotiate it after pleas from their leaders, expressing optimism about extracting better terms for the United States. | Video

U.S. economy likely barely grew in first quarter: Atlanta Fed

NEW YORK The U.S. economy likely expanded at just a 0.2 percent annualized pace in the first quarter, following weaker-than-forecast data on durable goods orders and advance data for the goods trade balance in March, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDP Now forecast model showed on Thursday.

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Alphabet CEO touts results of corporate restructuring

Alphabet Inc Chief Executive Larry Page said on Thursday that the holding corporate structure for search unit Google and a host of new businesses has succeeded in creating more transparency for investors.

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