President Trump denied that the planned move of the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would take place within a year, splitting with Prime Minister Netanyahu, who said he expected the controversial move to happen by then.
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China's fourth-quarter economic growth beats expectations
China's economy grew faster than expected in the fourth quarter from a year earlier, helped by a rebound in the industrial sector, a resilient property market and strong export growth.
Republicans scramble for votes in Congress to keep government open
The White House on Wednesday threw its support behind a Republican proposal to avert a government shutdown at week's end with a one-month extension in funding, but it was unclear whether there were enough votes to pass it in Congress.
Intel: Problem in patches for Spectre, Meltdown extends to newer chips
Data center computers with Intel Corp's newer chips might reboot more often than normal because of problems with the patches issued to fix the so-called Spectre and Meltdown security flaws, the company said on Wednesday.
Old hands in South Korea Bitcoin market unfazed by threats of ban
Threats of a potential cryptocurrency trading ban in South Korea have scared many investors away, but some veterans of the young market are defiant, saying restrictions would be relatively easy to circumvent.
Trump ex-aide Bannon agrees to Mueller probe interview, avoiding grand jury
Former White House strategist Steve Bannon has reached agreement with U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller to be interviewed by Mueller's investigators rather than appearing before a grand jury, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
U.S. South commuters face tough trek after deadly storm
Commuters in the U.S. South face frigid temperatures and dangerously slick roads on Thursday after a deadly winter storm thrashed the region with heavy snow and winds that snapped power lines.
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Alphabet Inc's Google , Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings and Chinese online platform Meituan-Dianping are investing in a fundraising round of Indonesian ride-hailing start-up Go-Jek, sources familiar with the matter said.