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The topline of today’s news: Netflix is soon to face its day of reckoning; Julian Assange’s indictment raises concerns about First Amendment; President Donald Trump announces a second farm bailout. Netflix Has 175 Days Left To Pull Off A Miracle… Or It’s All Over KRAKOW, POLAND – 2018/09/04: In this photo illustration, the Netflix app is seen displayed on an Android mobile phone. (Photo Illustration by Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) In less than three months, Netflix faces a day of reckoning. Is it doing enough to prepare ? Assange Indicted Under Espionage Act, And Fear Of Free Speech Crackdown Follows WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrives at court in London on May 1, 2019 to be sentenced for bail violation. – Assange will be sentenced today for breaching a British court order seven years ago, when he took refuge in Ecuador’s London embassy to WikiLeaks cofounder Julian Assange was indicted Thursday on federal charges for violating the Espionage Act, among other new charges. Farmers—A Key Trump Demographic—Get $16 Billion In Aid Amid Trade Fallout US President Donald Trump delivers remarks on supporting America’s farmers and ranchers, , flanked by US Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue (C-L), at the White House in Washington, DC, on May 23, 2019. (Photo by Jim WATSON / AFP) (Photo credit President Donald Trump announced a $16 billion aid package for farmers suffering from Chinese tariffs, the second farm bailout in less than a year. Creighton University Among The First To Create A Fintech Degree View of the gate at Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, April 6, 2017. (Photo by Interim Archives/Getty Images) Getty Images Creighton University is one of the first schools to create a fintech degree . “Compared to five to ten years ago, the finance field has become far more data-driven in all sub-disciplines of finance, including investments, corporate finance, banking, risk, and insurance,” says Lee Dunham , the Creighton professor who created the new program. Keanu Reeves’ ‘John Wick 3’ Is A Triumph Of Modern Movie Stardom And Franchise Building (Box Office) BERLIN, GERMANY – MAY 06: Canadian actor Keanu Reeves poses at the "John Wick: Chapter 3 ñ Parabellum" photocall at Hotel De Rome on May 6, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Isa Foltin/WireImage) WireImage John Wick 3 has earned more than $100 million in under a week. The Keanu Reeves -driven movie says a lot about movie stardom and creating film franchises today . Banker Indicted For Giving $16 Million For Trump Post (And He Never Even Got The Job) Paul Manafort arrives for a hearing at US District Court on June 15, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan SMIALOWSKI / AFP) (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images) The chairman of a small Chicago bank was indicted for attempting to bribe former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort in exchange for a top administration position. DoorDash Is Now Worth $12.6 Billion After New $600 Million Investment SAN FRANCISCO, CA – SEPTEMBER 05: DoorDash CEO Tony Xu (L) and moderator Ingrid Lunden speak onstage during Day 1 of TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2018 at Moscone Center on September 5, 2018 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Kimberly White/Getty Investors are still eager to gobble up food-delivery startups: DoorDash has closed a new $600 million round , valuing the firm at $12.6 billion. What Martha’s Vineyard’s Gas Stations Can Teach Us About Drug Pricing Gas prices are over $3.00 a galloon at a gas station on Martha’s Vineyard in Edgartown, Mass. A major factor underpinning the current price of gasoline is the high cost of oil, the result of strong demand, tight global supplies and geopolitical The battle over the cost of gas on Martha’s Vineyard —and the alleged price-fixing to keep it high— can shed a lot of light on the inner-workings of the pharmaceutical industry. INDIANAPOLIS, IN – MAY 19: The crew and car for IndyCar driver Sage Karam (24) of the DRR WIX Filters Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Chevrolet move the car to garage as the rain starts to move in during the 103rd Indianapolis 500 Pole Day on May 19, 2019, How IndyCar’s CEO Ended Its 20-Year Skid With new races, a new title sponsor and a new TV deal, the aptly named Mark Miles has rescued IndyCar from what appeared to be an irreversible spinout . While not yet profitable, the series is more stable than it’s been since the early 1990s. Now Watch This Our latest video series goes inside the towns and cities on our Best Places to Retire list. Next up: Columbia, Missouri . Watch on Twitter and Facebook . Now Hear This The latest Forbes Audio Briefing : the week in business news . Bjorn Lomborg , president of his think tank Copenhagen Consensus Center , talks about smart problem-solving on "What’s Ahead," a new podcast hosted by Editor-in-Chief Steve Forbes . Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts .

The topline of today's news: Netflix is soon to face its day of reckoning; Julian Assange's indictment raises concerns about First Amendment; President Donald Trump announces a second farm bailout.

Netflix Has 175 Days Left To Pull Off A Miracle... Or It's All Over

Netflix app is seen on an android mobile phone
KRAKOW, POLAND - 2018/09/04: In this photo illustration, the Netflix app is seen displayed on an Android mobile phone. (Photo Illustration by Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)

In less than three months, Netflix faces a day of reckoning. Is it doing enough to prepare?

Assange Indicted Under Espionage Act, And Fear Of Free Speech Crackdown Follows

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrives at court in London on May 1, 2019 to be sentenced for bail violation. - Assange will be sentenced today for breaching a British court order seven years ago, when he took refuge in Ecuador's London embassy to

WikiLeaks cofounder Julian Assange was indicted Thursday on federal charges for violating the Espionage Act, among other new charges.

Farmers—A Key Trump Demographic—Get $16 Billion In Aid Amid Trade Fallout

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US President Donald Trump delivers remarks on supporting America's farmers and ranchers, , flanked by US Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue (C-L), at the White House in Washington, DC, on May 23, 2019. (Photo by Jim WATSON / AFP) (Photo credit

President Donald Trump announced a $16 billion aid package for farmers suffering from Chinese tariffs, the second farm bailout in less than a year.

Creighton University Among The First To Create A Fintech Degree

Creighton University Gate
View of the gate at Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, April 6, 2017. (Photo by Interim Archives/Getty Images) Getty Images

Creighton University is one of the first schools to create a fintech degree. “Compared to five to ten years ago, the finance field has become far more data-driven in all sub-disciplines of finance, including investments, corporate finance, banking, risk, and insurance,” says Lee Dunham, the Creighton professor who created the new program.

Keanu Reeves' 'John Wick 3' Is A Triumph Of Modern Movie Stardom And Franchise Building (Box Office)

BERLIN, GERMANY - MAY 06: Canadian actor Keanu Reeves poses at the "John Wick: Chapter 3 ñ Parabellum" photocall at Hotel De Rome on May 6, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Isa Foltin/WireImage) WireImage

John Wick 3 has earned more than $100 million in under a week. The Keanu Reeves-driven movie says a lot about movie stardom and creating film franchises today.

Banker Indicted For Giving $16 Million For Trump Post (And He Never Even Got The Job)

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Paul Manafort arrives for a hearing at US District Court on June 15, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan SMIALOWSKI / AFP) (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

The chairman of a small Chicago bank was indicted for attempting to bribe former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort in exchange for a top administration position.

DoorDash Is Now Worth $12.6 Billion After New $600 Million Investment

TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco 2018 - Day 1
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 05: DoorDash CEO Tony Xu (L) and moderator Ingrid Lunden speak onstage during Day 1 of TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2018 at Moscone Center on September 5, 2018 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Kimberly White/Getty

Investors are still eager to gobble up food-delivery startups: DoorDash has closed a new $600 million round, valuing the firm at $12.6 billion.

What Martha's Vineyard's Gas Stations Can Teach Us About Drug Pricing

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Gas prices are over $3.00 a galloon at a gas station on Martha's Vineyard in Edgartown, Mass. A major factor underpinning the current price of gasoline is the high cost of oil, the result of strong demand, tight global supplies and geopolitical

The battle over the cost of gas on Martha’s Vineyard—and the alleged price-fixing to keep it high—can shed a lot of light on the inner-workings of the pharmaceutical industry.

AUTO: MAY 19 IndyCar Series - 103rd Indianapolis 500 Pole Day
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MAY 19: The crew and car for IndyCar driver Sage Karam (24) of the DRR WIX Filters Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Chevrolet move the car to garage as the rain starts to move in during the 103rd Indianapolis 500 Pole Day on May 19, 2019,

How IndyCar’s CEO Ended Its 20-Year Skid

With new races, a new title sponsor and a new TV deal, the aptly named Mark Miles has rescued IndyCar from what appeared to be an irreversible spinout. While not yet profitable, the series is more stable than it's been since the early 1990s.

Now Watch This

Our latest video series goes inside the towns and cities on our Best Places to Retire list. Next up: Columbia, Missouri. Watch on Twitter and Facebook.

Now Hear This

The latest Forbes Audio Briefing: the week in business news.

Bjorn Lomborg, president of his think tank Copenhagen Consensus Center, talks about smart problem-solving on "What's Ahead," a new podcast hosted by Editor-in-Chief Steve Forbes. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Google Podcasts.


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