Morning News: October 18, 2019

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China’s Economy Slows on Weak Investment, Testing Global Growth

China’s GDP Growth Grinds to Near 30-Year Low as Tariffs Hit Production

Russia’s Thawing Permafrost May Cost Economy $2.3 Billion a Year

After Hemorrhaging $100 Billion, Europe Stages a Comeback

How A Small Aluminum Maker Won U.S. Trade Protection

Defiant Zuckerberg Says Facebook Won’t Police Political Speech

Boeing C.E.O., Already Set for House Hearing, Is Likely to Face Senate, Too

GM Transforms Who Wins, Who Loses in the Future of Work

Credit Suisse to Start Charging Wealthy Clients for Cash Deposits

Juul Halts Online Sales of Some Flavored E-Cigarettes

Johnson & Johnson to Pay $117 Million Over Surgical Device Marketing

Coca-Cola Stock Jumps as Strong Sales of Coke Zero Sugar Continue to Drive Revenue Growth

Ben Carlson: A Eulogy for the 60/40 Portfolio

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