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Southwest to unveil new flier-focused ad campaign during Sunday's NFL games6h Southwest to unveil new flier-focused ad campaign during Sunday's NFL games
USA Today
The new “Behind Every Seat is a Story” effort attempts to tell the carrier’s story as imagined by its passengers.
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11h A private solution for China’s zombie company problem? Unlikely
Reuters
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China's latest push to revive its bloated state-owned sector is set to pick up pace this year, with bankers and investors expecting possible spin-offs and asset sales to follow a key Communist Party Congress in October.
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11h Updated Uber ready to make concessions to reverse London license decision: paper
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions as it seeks to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew its license in the city, which represents a potentially big blow for the fast-growing company, a newspaper reported.
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12h Lufthansa offering to pay 200 million euros for Air Berlin: BamS
Reuters
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lufthansa is offering to pay 200 million euros ($239 million) to buy its insolvent smaller rival Air Berlin and is prepared to pay up to 100 million euros to meet operating costs to keep the airline going in the interim, newspaper Bild am Sonntag (BamS) said on Sunday.
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12h The Wall Street Journal: Tensions escalate with North Korea as U.S. planes patrol coast, Pyongyang warns it will attack
Market Watch
In a new escalation of hostility between Washington and Pyongyang, North Korea’s foreign minister warned in a United Nations speech Saturday that a rocket attack on the U.S. mainland was “inevitable” while U.S. warplanes flew off the east coast of North Korea in an explicit show of force.
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13h Updated NewsWatch: This is (probably) how low Apple’s stock will go
Market Watch
Technical analysis shows that the iPhone maker’s shares may decline further, writes Nigam Arora.
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Need a new appliance? Learn, compare -- then ask for a deal14h Need a new appliance? Learn, compare -- then ask for a deal
USA Today
To make the process easier, here are answers to the appliance-buying questions you'll probably ponder, from "When should I buy?" to "Do I really need a warranty?"
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14h Updated The Wall Street Journal: Germany’s election promises to be a nail-biter — for the 3rd-place spot, that is
Market Watch
Four smaller parties are in a mad dash for the bronze—a race likely to determine the makeup of the next government and Germany’s political direction for the next four years.
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14h Updated The Tell: 5 things you don’t know about Germany’s Angela Merkel
Market Watch
While German Chancellor Angela Merkel is a known quantity after more than a decade on the world stage, there are still some not-as-well-known things about the 63-year-old politician.
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15h Updated German election: Who’s Merkel up against and what are their chances?
Market Watch
With less than a week until the German vote, Angela Merkel looks like a shoo-in for her fourth term as leader of Europe’s largest country. But who is her Christian Democratic Party up against, and how could their showing end up shaping Germany’s future?
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15h Updated 5 things you need to know about the German election
Market Watch
The Germans head to the polls on Sunday in an election that could dictate the future of the eurozone as Angela Merkel defends her position against Martin Schulz for a fourth term as chancellor.
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15h Market Extra: The German election could mean a huge shift for the eurozone
Market Watch
The race is on to become Merkel’s junior coalition partner and her choice could determine Germany’s political direction for the next four years, including on issues such as the EU, refugees and social inequality.
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15h Updated Once German risk passes, China and the EU are waiting in the wings
Market Watch
After Germans vote in their general election, what’s next for investors to watch? A major meeting of China’s top politicians and wrangling over U.S. tax cuts are among the events and issues that analysts say have the potential to make markets sit up and listen.
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15h Updated The Tell: Why this week’s jump by 2-year Treasury yields is a ‘big deal’ for stock-market bulls
Market Watch
The yield on 2-year Treasury notes hit a nearly nine-year high following the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting earlier this week. Here’s why this is a “big deal” for stock market bulls, as well as those looking for a rebound by a beaten-down U.S. dollar.
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15h Key Words: Buffett: In 100 years, the Dow will be ‘over 1,000,000’
Market Watch
Shorting U.S. stocks ‘a loser’s game,’ and people who are pessimistic about America are nuts, says the veteran investor at Forbes event in New York Tuesday evening.
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15h NAFTA talks intensify; U.S. seen putting off key demand on autos
Reuters
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Talks to update the North American Free Trade Agreement intensified on Saturday although U.S. negotiators looked set to once again withhold proposals for one of the Trump administration's most challenging issues.
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No, bitcoin isn't going to replace gold as a safe haven investment15h No, bitcoin isn't going to replace gold as a safe haven investment
USA Today
The idea that bitcoin will become the preferred safe-haven investment instead of gold is almost laughable.
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3 steps to figure out how much mortgage you can afford16h 3 steps to figure out how much mortgage you can afford
USA Today
The mortgage borrowing guideline of 28% is really meant to be a lending guideline. The amount you should borrow is not the same as the amount you can borrow.
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Boeing lands blockbuster Dreamliner deal from Turkish worth up to $11 billion16h Updated Boeing lands blockbuster Dreamliner deal from Turkish worth up to $11 billion
USA Today
The deal that would worth a whopping $11 billion at list prices, though airlines typically negotiate significant discounts on such orders.
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The 5 most (and 5 least) valuable college majors17h The 5 most (and 5 least) valuable college majors
USA Today
What you study matters quite a bit when it comes to future job prospects.
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18h The Wall Street Journal: Trump turns up heat on senators in last-ditch press for health bill
Market Watch
President Donald Trump on Saturday pressed holdout Republican senators to support a GOP health-care bill, in a bid to revive Republicans’ last-ditch effort to roll back the Affordable Care Act one day after the defection of Sen. John McCain (R., Ariz.) appeared to doom it.
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18h Updated Uber, reviving old tactic, is backed by more than 500,000 in London row
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) - Half a million people have signed an online petition in under 24 hours backing Uber's bid to stay on the roads of London, showing the company is turning to its tried-and-tested tactic of asking customers for help when it locks horns with regulators.
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18h Economic Preview: Looking for a cheap loan? Watch this inflation number to see where rates go next
Market Watch
If you’re home buyer looking at the cost of a mortgage or a small business owner who may need a loan, there’s one number you need to watch like a hawk. It could determine when and how fast borrowing costs rise.
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18h Updated Beat the System: London’s Uber ban has nothing to do with safety
Market Watch
Mayor Sadiq Khan is protecting the transport unions at an opportune time, writes Brett Arends.
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18h Updated NAFTA talks intensify; U.S. set to unveil demands on key issues
Reuters
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Talks to update the North American Free Trade Agreement looked set to intensify on Saturday as U.S. negotiators prepared for the first time to unveil their demands on some of the Trump administration's most challenging issues.
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Where should you retire? These 5 factors will help you decide19h Where should you retire? These 5 factors will help you decide
USA Today
Your choice of retirement location will affect how big a nest egg you need, your health, and even your legacy, so choose thoughtfully.
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19h Updated This is (probably) how low Apple’s stock will go
Market Watch
Technical analysis shows that the iPhone maker’s shares may decline further, writes Nigam Arora.
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19h After the hurricanes: What to know before retiring abroad
Market Watch
Researching weather patterns and “testing out” retirement abroad are crucial
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19h Updated MarketWatch First Take: Zuckerberg and investors both win in split quit, thanks to Wall Street love of Facebook
Market Watch
Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook Inc. investors got exactly what they wanted Friday with the surprise news that the company dropped its controversial shareholder plan, thanks to Wall Street’s love of Facebook stock.
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20h Updated Tesla shares suffer their worst losing streak in months
Market Watch
Tesla is on its longest losing streak in two months, ending the week off more than 7%.
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20h Updated Here’s why flagship stores for retailers like Apple and Starbucks have become tourist attractions
Market Watch
Tourists feel a deep connection to certain brands, and flock to flagship stores for companies like Apple and Starbucks as a result
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20h Updated The Sniff Test: Bed Bath & Beyond’s problems have little to do with Hurricane Harvey, analysts say
Market Watch
Home retailer missed earnings estimates by a wide gap and analysts said its competitors are not doing as poorly.
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20h Updated Earnings Outlook: Nike earnings: Even Jordan can’t clear hurdles in the athletic sector
Market Watch
Nike is facing a number of challenges this quarter, including a slowdown in the basketball category and a promotional athletic environment
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20h Snap backlash, Facebook capitulation won’t stop founder-friendly stock structures
Market Watch
Though it might seem as if the investor community is turning against dual-class share structures, there are still tough opponents who continue to argue for a founder-led approach.
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20h Updated WHO warns the world is running out of antibiotics
Market Watch
Not enough new antibiotics are being developed, which will challenge our ability to treat infections.
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20h Updated The Ratings Game: iPhone 8 reviews: Good, but nothing to get too excited about
Market Watch
Apple Inc. recently kicked off pre-orders for its iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus with shipping to start on Friday, but reviews for the smartphone are tepid given that the slight upgrade is getting eclipsed by features touted on the more advanced, and more expensive, iPhone X.
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Rest easy: How not to lose sleep over buying a new mattress20h Rest easy: How not to lose sleep over buying a new mattress
USA Today
People have no shortage of choices when shopping for a bed these days, but finding the mattress that's going to best fit their needs without overpaying requires work.
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20h SportsWatch: Snubbed by NBA champ Stephen Curry, Trump takes back ‘invitation’ for White House fete
Market Watch
President Donald Trump on Saturday “uninvited” the NBA champion Golden State Warriors and star guard Stephen Curry to a White House congratulatory reception, taking to Twitter to say that “Going to the White House is considered a great honor for a championship team.Stephen Curry is hesitating, therefore invitation is withdrawn!”
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20h Updated This flaw in the human mind explains why the world is full of overconfident, bumbling know-it-alls
Market Watch
The gap between what we think we know and what we truly know leads us to bungle decisions at work, at home, in the ballot box, and in our brokerage accounts.
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20h Updated These 10 numbers reveal the average American’s financial health — how do you compare?
Market Watch
MarketWatch’s new dashboard paints a portrait in data of how the average family is faring financially.
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20h Updated Deep Dive: More than half of these high-yield dividend stocks are on sale
Market Watch
These consistent dividend payers have yields ranging from 5% to 12.5%. By Phil van Doorn.
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20h Updated Deep Dive: These 20 value stocks are disguised as bargain growth stocks
Market Watch
Some companies in the ‘value’ camp are increasing sales rapidly while becoming more profitable, says Phil van Doorn.
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20h Updated Deep Dive: Why it pays to take a second look at this year’s worst-performing Dividend Aristocrat stocks
Market Watch
These companies’ shares may have fallen this year, but many are able to keep raising their payouts, says Phil van Doorn.
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21h E.ON CFO defends plan to sell Uniper stake to Fortum: BoeZ
Reuters
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German utility E.ON has good reason to try and sell its remaining stake in Uniper, the mainly fossil-fuels based power stations and trading business it spun off last year, to Finland's Fortum , its chief financial officer Marc Spieker said in an interview with Boersenzeitung (BoeZ).
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How to keep in the best mental/physical shape when you’re always working21h How to keep in the best mental/physical shape when you’re always working
USA Today
Here are a few ways to make better choices and stay (or get) healthy — even at the office.
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21h NewsWatch: Zuckerberg and investors both win in split quit, thanks to Wall Street love of Facebook
Market Watch
Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook Inc. investors got exactly what they wanted Friday with the surprise news that the company dropped its controversial shareholder plan, thanks to Wall Street’s love of Facebook stock.
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21h Updated The Tell: A rising share of Wall Street CFOs think this stock market is ‘bubblicious’
Market Watch
Wall Street stocks have been mostly on a record-setting uptrend and that has raised concerns from C-suite executives tasked with managing a corporation’s money, according to a quarterly survey conducted by Deloitte.
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21h The Moneyologist: I give my nanny time off — should I ask her to do extra babysitting as payback?
Market Watch
This father feels uncomfortable asking his nanny, who works over 50 hours per week, to stay late.
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21h Half a million sign petition supporting Uber in London
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) - Half a million people have signed an online petition in under 24 hours backing Uber's bid to stay on roads of London, showing the company is turning to its tried-and-tested tactic of asking customers for help when it locks horns with regulators.
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21h Updated Market Snapshot: New era of uncertainty dawns in the stock market as Fed begins to taper QE
Market Watch
As the Federal Reserve prepares to shut down the nearly decadelong quantitative-easing program and President Trump ramps up pressure on North Korea, some analysts are heralding the dawn of a new era where investors will have to grapple with unknown risks and uncertain rewards.
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22h Updated How a T-Mobile-Sprint merger would hurt consumers
Market Watch
It isn’t just T-Mobile and Sprint customers who would feel the effects of such a deal.
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22h Parents favor their sons over their daughters in this one life-changing way
Market Watch
Parents may have ‘antiquated expectations’ for their kids.
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22h Updated More parents are raising children without traditional gender roles
Market Watch
New survey of 12,000 people worldwide finds views of gender are shifting dramatically.
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22h These exotic flavors could steal pumpkin spice’s spotlight this fall
Market Watch
There’s been a bump in demand for chiles, curries and a slew of international flavors.
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22h In one traditional (or sexist) way, marriage in America has not changed in 50 years
Market Watch
Who should support a family financially — the husband or the wife?
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22h Updated This city has the best quality of life in the world (hint: it’s not in the U.S.)
Market Watch
Civil unrest and terrorism over the last year have hurt the score of many cities.
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Why you should pay off these 3 debts before you retire22h Why you should pay off these 3 debts before you retire
USA Today
One of these debts is going to surprise you.
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6 states that are most likely to tax your Social Security income22h 6 states that are most likely to tax your Social Security income
USA Today
Though 13 states tax Social Security benefits, seven have pretty generous exemption levels.
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Financial preparation can help you weather all types of life storms23h Financial preparation can help you weather all types of life storms
USA Today
Just as those affected by hurricanes are hit by cash flow crises, so are people everyday who aren’t financially prepared for what life throws at them.
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A Foolish Take: America's favorite meat is beef, by far23h A Foolish Take: America's favorite meat is beef, by far
USA Today
Americans spend more on beef each year than any other type of meat.
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