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39m 5 of the best places to see the ‘Great American Eclipse’ on Monday
Market Watch
Here’s how to take full advantage of this once-in-a-lifetime solar phenomenon.
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41m Mark Hulbert: What the solar eclipse on Monday could mean for stocks
Market Watch
Might the solar eclipse coincide with the final bull-market top? Mark Hulbert investigates and finds some studies show stock markets are indeed affected by astronomical (if not astrological) phenomena.
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45m Updated Here’s how solar power will handle the total eclipse
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The grid will have to deal with a whiplash of solar-power production during the first U.S. coast-to-coast eclipse in nearly a century.
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47m The ‘Great American Eclipse’ is here — but are your glasses really safe?
Market Watch
The solar eclipse is here Monday. Be sure to wear the correct eyewear.
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48m A total eclipse of worker productivity on Monday will cost companies millions
Market Watch
Workers will be taking a lot of time off on Monday to see this astronomical event
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Malls become models of reinvention to cope with closing stores55m Malls become models of reinvention to cope with closing stores
USA Today
Malls are reinventing themselves at a time when stores are closing and more consumers are shopping online
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55m Updated Why the ‘Great American Eclipse’ has some school districts scared
Market Watch
Schools across the country are taking different approaches to the solar eclipse.
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57m Great Wall asks to meet FCA, eyes offer for all or part of group: sources
Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Great Wall Motor has asked for a meeting with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) with the aim of making an offer for all or part of the Italian-American auto group, according to two individuals familiar with the move. 
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1h 3m Updated National parks brace for eclipse crowds
Market Watch
Expect company if you’re going to any of these national parks to see the eclipse.
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1h 5m Sempra Energy to buy Oncor for $9.45 billion in cash
Reuters
(Reuters) - Sempra Energy said it will buy power transmission company Oncor, 80 percent owned by Energy Future Holdings Corp, for $9.45 billion in cash, resolving the Texas utility's long-standing bankruptcy case.
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Malls like Circle Centre adjust to changes1h 10m Malls like Circle Centre adjust to changes
USA Today
IndyStar's James Briggs talks about the changing direction of malls.
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1h 25m Oil dips on rising U.S. output, but drilling activity slows
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil dipped on Monday, weighed down by rising U.S. output although a 13 percent fall in U.S. crude inventories since March indicated a gradually tightening market.
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Nashville mall reinvents itself as a medical center1h 26m Nashville mall reinvents itself as a medical center
USA Today
100 Oaks Mall, the first enclosed mall in Nashville, was the biggest shopping center in the state when it opened its doors in 1967, but lost traffic to suburban malls leading to its closing in 1991.
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1h 29m The Wall Street Journal: 10 missing after U.S. Navy destroyer collides with merchant ship
Market Watch
Ten American sailors were missing and five were injured after the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant vessel near the Straits of Malacca and Singapore, U.S. Navy officials said, making it the second destroyer accident in just over two months.
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Malls try to reinvent themselves to cope with closing stores1h 29m Malls try to reinvent themselves to cope with closing stores
USA Today
Malls are reinventing themselves at a time when stores are closing and more consumers are shopping online
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Fairlane Town Center accommodates Ford offices1h 59m Fairlane Town Center accommodates Ford offices
USA Today
U.S. malls are shifting to fill vacated retail spaces while meeting the demands of shoppers. When Lord & Taylor pulled out of the Fairlane Town Center mall Dearborn, Michigan the mall's owners leased over 240,000 sq. ft. to the Ford Motor Company.
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Looks like the world could end? Start saving2h Looks like the world could end? Start saving
USA Today
Now is an excellent time to start or continue saving for an emergency.
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Opry Mills in Nashville Tenn., the first mall in the U.S. to have a Madame Tussauds wax museum2h Opry Mills in Nashville Tenn., the first mall in the U.S. to have a Madame Tussauds wax museum
USA Today
Opry Mills, Cool Springs Galleria, and 100 Oaks have added attractions to keep people visiting and shopping.
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Mom-and-pop stores keep Indianapolis' Washington Square Mall in business2h Mom-and-pop stores keep Indianapolis' Washington Square Mall in business
USA Today
Shirley Brummett from S&I Video and Ollie Whitmore from Beyond the Cup talk about their niche shops and how they cater to customers.
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2h Updated Asian shares fragile as Trump turmoil, Korea tensions weigh
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares were fragile on Monday as investors remained unconvinced about U.S. President Donald Trump's ability to fulfill his economic agenda, even as the departure of his controversial policy strategist raised hopes of some progress.
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2h Uber hikes Hong Kong fees amid legal troubles
Reuters
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc on Monday hiked its Hong Kong fees by up to 80 percent after a review of its business there, the embattled ridesharing company said, adding it was not having issues financing its operations in the Asian financial hub.
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2h Updated Sempra snatches Oncor from Buffett with $9.45 billion bid: sources
Reuters
(Reuters) - Bankrupt Texas utility Energy Future Holdings will abandon a deal to sell power transmission company Oncor to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc for $9 billion and will accept a $9.45 billion bid for Oncor by Sempra Energy instead, people familiar with the matter said.
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3h No sex, no gambling: China tightens rules on foreign investment
CNBC
China now has a list of what it considers the "right" kind of outbound investment as the government continues its crackdown on foreign spending.
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6 career risks you should definitely take if you want to be successful4h Updated 6 career risks you should definitely take if you want to be successful
USA Today
These days, playing it totally safe isn't necessarily the way to reach the goals you hope to attain.
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6 ways to end your workday so your morning is peaceful4h 6 ways to end your workday so your morning is peaceful
USA Today
You need to be strategic about how you end your days.
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4h The Wall Street Journal: Tensions expected to rise as U.S., South Korea start annual war games
Market Watch
A new cycle of escalation on the Korean Peninsula looked set to begin this week as the U.S. and South Korea kicked off annual military exercises that have a history of enraging Pyongyang.
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4h Updated Shift from non-GAAP bottom lines could be good for stock prices
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Investors worried about lofty stock-market valuations may take comfort in signs that companies in the benchmark S&P 500 index are padding their bottomlines less than they have in previous years.
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4h Asia Markets: Australia, Japan lead Asian market decliners
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Stocks started the week modestly lower in Asia, following some sizable declines worldwide at the end of last week.
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4h China regulator says Unicom reform plan does not violate rules, shares surge
Reuters
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China Unicom's $11.7 billion ownership reform plan does not violate rules, the nation's securities regulator said, helping shares in the telecom group's units surge as they resumed trade on Monday after speculation that the deal was under scrutiny.
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5h Oil steady as market conditions tighten despite rising U.S. output
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil markets were stable on Monday, largely holding on to Friday's big gains even though rising U.S. output weighed on hopes the market will tighten after a 13 percent fall in U.S. crude inventories since March.
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5h What we can all learn from Jerry Lewis and his refusal to retire in his 90s
Market Watch
Lewis, who died on Sunday aged 91, was asked if he ever thought about retiring. ‘Why?’ he replied.
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5h Updated ‘Game of Thrones’ leaks might have helped, not harmed, HBO
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Leaks of the hit fantasy drama build buzz and could even help ratings.
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5h Updated We asked football players and financial advisers: How realistic is HBO’s ‘Ballers’?
Market Watch
Is “Ballers” caught between The Rock and a plausible place?
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5h Energy Future drops Oncor deal with Buffett in favor of $9.45 billion Sempra bid: sources
Reuters
(Reuters) - Bankrupt Texas utility Energy Future Holdings will abandon a deal to sell power transmission company Oncor to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc for $9 billion and will accept a $9.45 billion bid for Oncor by Sempra Energy instead, people familiar with the matter said.
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6h China Unicom Shanghai unit says to raise $11.7 billion
Reuters
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China United Network Communications Ltd , the Shanghai-listed unit of telecoms group China Unicom, said it plans to raise 61.73 billion yuan ($9.25 billion) in a private placement.
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6h Oil stable as market conditions tighten despite rising U.S. output
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil markets were stable early on Monday, holding on to Friday's big gains even though rising U.S. output weighed on hopes the market will tighten with crude inventories down 13 percent since March.
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6h Risky business: If you had to bet on one of these, which would it be?
CNBC
In this week's Trader Poll, we want to know which asset you would be most willing to take a risk on.
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7h China Unicom Shanghai unit says to raise $9.25 billion, less than flagged
Reuters
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China United Network Communications Ltd , the Shanghai-listed unit of telecoms group China Unicom, said it plans to raise 61.73 billion yuan ($9.25 billion) in a private placement, more than $2 billion less than previously announced.
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7h The Wall Street Journal: Auto trade emerges as roadblock as first round of Nafta negotiations wraps up
Market Watch
Opening-round talks to remake the North American Free Trade Agreement revealed early fissures dividing the U.S. from Mexico and Canada, including a Trump administration proposal to require a “substantial” portion of autos and auto parts produced under the pact be made in the U.S.
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7h : ‘Hitman’s Bodyguard’ shoots to top of box office as ‘Logan Lucky’ flops
Market Watch
“The Hitman’s Bodyguard” shot its way to the top of the box office in its opening weekend, leaving Stephen Soderbergh’s “Logan Lucky” in the dust.
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8h Updated Market Snapshot: Stock market’s record-setting rally at risk as doubts grow over Trump agenda
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Almost seven months to the day President Donald Trump took office, his ambitious pro-growth agenda has been eclipsed by political turmoil that is threatening to unravel a record-breaking rally in stocks.
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8h Updated Market Extra: 7 signs the stock market is ready to run smack into a wall
Market Watch
The stock market’s relentless rally to records may be facing its fiercest test of late.
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8h The Wall Street Journal: Barcelona investigation centers on former imam; manhunt for suspected driver
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A former imam may have radicalized a group of mainly Moroccan-born men who allegedly carried out Spain’s most deadly Islamist terrorist attack in a decade, authorities said Sunday.
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9h : ‘Hitman’s Bodyguard’ shoots to top of box office as ‘Lucky Logan’ flops
Market Watch
“The Hitman’s Bodyguard” shot its way to the top of the box office in its opening weekend, leaving Stephen Soderbergh’s “Logan Lucky” in the dust.
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9h An investor trying to bridge the gap between tech and D.C. has some advice for Trump: Hire faster
CNBC
While start-ups live in fear of regulation a la Uber or Airbnb, a Washington D.C. venture firm is helping start-ups learn how to work with Capitol Hill.
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10h The Wall Street Journal: First round of Nafta negotiations wrap up; talks to continue next month
Market Watch
The U.S., Mexico and Canada on Sunday afternoon wrapped up the opening round of talks to renegotiate the 23-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement, whose overhaul is a key objective of the Trump administration.
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These 7 work stereotypes about Millennials are not necessarily true10h Updated These 7 work stereotypes about Millennials are not necessarily true
USA Today
Millennials have been told for a decade just how bad they are at life.
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MoonPies and more: Eclipse food, fun deals abound Monday10h Updated MoonPies and more: Eclipse food, fun deals abound Monday
USA Today
Everyone from Krispy Kreme and Denny's to MoonPie and a solitary McDonald's are into it.
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11h Trump to announce new strategy for U.S. in Afghanistan
Market Watch
President Donald Trump will lay out “the path forward” for U.S. strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia in a nationally televised speech Monday night.
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11h NewsWatch: 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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How to prepare for retirement in your 50s12h How to prepare for retirement in your 50s
USA Today
If you're in your 50s, it's the ideal time to revisit your retirement plans and make sure they're on track.
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12h Updated Market Extra: One of the most successful hedge-fund pros says we’re ‘nowhere near an overheated’ stock market
Market Watch
Billionaire David Tepper thinks comparing this current stock-market environment with the overheated markets of 1999 is ridiculous.
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12h Key Words: Elon Musk and other tech luminaries urge the U.N. to take action against ‘killer robots’
Market Watch
Tesla’s Elon Musk and 115 other artificial intelligence experts from 26 countries signed a letter urging the U.N. to take strong action against the threat of autonomous weapons.
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12h The Wall Street Journal: Dick Gregory, comedian activist, dies at 84
Market Watch
Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
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13h The Wall Street Journal: Jerry Lewis, famed comedian and actor, dies at 91
Market Watch
Jerry Lewis, the frantic funnyman whose knack for broad comedy took him from the Borscht Belt of upstate New York to the pinnacle of 20th-century stardom, has died, according to his manager. He was 91.
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15h The Wall Street Journal: Mnuchin rejects calls to resign and defends Trump
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin rejected calls for him to resign in protest of President Donald Trump’s response to violence at a white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend, and defended the president in a statement Saturday evening.
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Edmunds: Many car buyers make wrong turn on financing15h Edmunds: Many car buyers make wrong turn on financing
USA Today
If you consistently switch cars after three or four years but you always finance for five or six, it may be time to change direction.
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16h Economic Preview: U.S. economy is still missing this one critical piece to happier days
Market Watch
The U.S. economy is gliding ahead like a sailboat on the mildly windy day, but it can’t race forward like a cigar boat unless businesses gun the throttle on investment.
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16h Updated NewsWatch: Stock market’s record-setting rally at risk as doubts grow over Trump agenda
Market Watch
Almost seven months to the day President Donald Trump took office, his ambitious pro-growth agenda has been eclipsed by political turmoil that is threatening to unravel a record-breaking rally in stocks.
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16h Goldman Sachs gets approval for Saudi equities trading license
Reuters
DUBAI/RIYADH (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs received approval on Sunday to trade equities in Saudi Arabia, joining the growing band of western investment banks and fund managers expanding in the kingdom.
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17h Updated Key Words: Some Confederate monuments are from the 19th century, and some are from the 20th
Market Watch
‘Let’s at least draw a line between the statues that were put up in the civil-rights era vs. the Civil War era,’ suggests Lehigh University professor.
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18h 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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18h Updated Is MealPal worth it? What I learned after 30 days chasing my subscription lunch
Market Watch
‘The subscription meal service left me sprinting around Manhattan in search of good food.’
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18h Updated These are all the companies are trying to stop white supremacists from raising money
Market Watch
It’s becoming increasingly difficult for hate groups to organize.
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Beer Man: Deschutes marks 29th anniversary with bold porter18h Beer Man: Deschutes marks 29th anniversary with bold porter
USA Today
Black Butte XXIX is full of dark chocolate, cocoa, caramel, cinnamon, vanilla, cayenne pepper.
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YouTube video tricking consumers on how to pay bills using Social Security numbers18h YouTube video tricking consumers on how to pay bills using Social Security numbers
USA Today
Consumers are falling for crazy bill paying schemes to pay their old tax bills. But state treasurers warn it won't work.
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18h Updated Here’s what NOT to do if, like Hope Hicks, you get a big promotion
Market Watch
It’s critical to remain attuned to the feelings of your co-workers.
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18h Updated DeVos throws lifeline to 800 college programs Obama found questionable
Market Watch
The Department of Education is listening to the industry more than they are students, critics say.
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18h Updated 41,000 former for-profit college students could be eligible for student loan forgiveness
Market Watch
The CFPB and state AGs reached a proposed settlement that could help former Corinthian Colleges students.
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18h Updated 5 of the best places to see the ‘Great American Eclipse’ on Aug. 21
Market Watch
Here’s how to take full advantage of this once-in-a-lifetime solar phenomenon.
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18h Updated Powerball lottery prize hits $650 million — why you still shouldn’t buy any tickets
Market Watch
Saturday’s blockbuster lottery jackpot is stirring up more lottery fever.
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19h Saudi regulator approves Goldman Sachs application for dealing license
Reuters
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's Capital Market Authority said on Sunday it had approved Goldman Sachs' request to conduct dealing, underwriting and custody services in the kingdom.
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Uber's next CEO inherits a board at war and a combative ex-CEO20h Updated Uber's next CEO inherits a board at war and a combative ex-CEO
USA Today
Legal squabbles, internecine skirmish and advancing rivals cloud future of ride-hailing giant, which is in search of a CEO.
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How seniors can save with discounts21h How seniors can save with discounts
USA Today
As Americans get older, their budgets typically get tighter. But discounts make fun on a fixed income easier.
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When are those penny stock spam emails a good idea? Pretty much never.22h When are those penny stock spam emails a good idea? Pretty much never.
USA Today
Some of us can't resist trying to win big at the gains spam emails touting penny stocks promise, but these are essentially pump and dump schemes
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23h Britain will not exclude possible EU oversight of UK borders after Brexit
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will not rule out the possibility that the European Union may retain oversight of customs controls at UK borders after it leaves the bloc, as the country seeks ways to keep unhindered access to EU markets following Brexit.
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26h Updated What I learned after being robbed at gunpoint in Mexico
Market Watch
Before you take that last-ditch summer vacation, do this to stay safe.
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