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Ford Mustang extras 'will just beg you to go faster'1h 12m Updated Ford Mustang extras 'will just beg you to go faster'
USA Today
The $6,500 options will improve steering, braking and more
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1h 21m U.S. companies act on climate despite Trump: survey
Reuters
OSLO (Reuters) - U.S. companies are still among the most ambitious in setting targets to combat global warming despite President Donald Trump's plans to quit the 195-nation Paris climate agreement, a 2017 survey showed on Tuesday.
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1h 32m U.S. SEC to require greater transparency around company audits
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Securities and Exchange Commission will now require companies participating in audits to disclose remarks and inquiries made by independent auditors, the main U.S. financial regulator said on Monday.
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2h Boeing signs $13.8 billion deal with Singapore Airlines
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co on Monday signed a previously announced deal with Singapore Airlines Ltd to sell it 39 aircraft worth $13.8 billion at list prices during a White House event with Singapore's prime minister.
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Under Armour may get out of its smaller product lines2h Under Armour may get out of its smaller product lines
USA Today
As the sportswear company struggles to grow in an increasingly competitive market, the company may get out of its smaller businesses.
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2h Updated Dan Brown faces possible new plagiarism lawsuit over ‘The Da Vinci Code’
Market Watch
Author Jack Dunn prepares new case against Brown in U.K.
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Think ID theft protection will help fight the Equifax breach? At least one service shares its data2h Updated Think ID theft protection will help fight the Equifax breach? At least one service shares its data
USA Today
LifeLock says it has not re-evaluated its relationship with Equifax since the credit-bureau hacking was made public.
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Here's some ways to get extra money from a side hustle2h Updated Here's some ways to get extra money from a side hustle
USA Today
20 tips you can start implementing today as a freelancer to see your business succeed.
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2h Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: WHR, ZION & more
CNBC
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.
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2h Updated Wall St. retreats from record as industrials, tech lag
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks declined on Monday as each of the major Wall Street indexes retreated from a record, weighed down by a drop in technology and industrial shares.
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Veggies yanked at some top supermarkets over safety concern3h Updated Veggies yanked at some top supermarkets over safety concern
USA Today
Recalls stem from Mann Packing finding a single positive result found in one product during random sampling in Canada.
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3h Roku closes at lowest price since IPO
Market Watch
Roku Inc. on Monday closed at its lowest price since the company’s initial public offering last month, as an expected raft of analyst initiations on the stock began.
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3h What Americans don’t understand about gun control
Market Watch
Having a gun in the home increases certain risks
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3h The Kit Kat Quesadilla has arrived at Taco Bell
Market Watch
Taco Bell is bringing the “Kit Kat Chocoladilla” to select restaurants in Wisconsin.
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3h Trump’s tax plan will hurt this one bracket of high-income earners
Market Watch
Trump is calling the budget that the GOP-controlled Senate passed on Thursday the “biggest tax cut in U.S. history.”
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3h NewsWatch: Here’s why one chart watcher says the stock market is finally ready for a pullback
Market Watch
Overbought conditions and the “gap” left on the chart for the S&P 500 on Friday could point the way to a long-awaited pullback, says Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG
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3h Updated Trump Today: Trump Today: President says he’s ‘very, very close’ to naming pick for Fed chief
Market Watch
President Donald Trump promised Monday that 401(k) accounts won’t see a change under a tax-reform plan, said he was “very, very close” to picking a new leader for the Federal Reserve and met with the prime minister of Singapore.
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Wall Street retreats from record3h Wall Street retreats from record
USA Today
Telecom and industrial stocks dragged down the major U.S. markets Monday after Wall Street earlier hit record intraday highs. Fred Katayama reports. Video provided by Reuters
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3h Bond Report: Treasury yields hold ground as investors await Trump’s nominee for Fed boss
Market Watch
Treasurys saw muted trading on Monday after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s weekend re-election and amid simmering geopolitical tensions in Spain.
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3h Market Snapshot: Dow, S&P 500 snap 6-day win streak as investors wade through earnings deluge
Market Watch
The S&P 500 and the Dow snap a six-day winning streak on Monday as investors weighed the prospects for tax cuts while parsing the latest corporate earnings for clues on where stocks are headed in the near term.
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Google investigating reports of Pixel 2 XL screen 'burn-in'3h Google investigating reports of Pixel 2 XL screen 'burn-in'
USA Today
Some owners claim the screens on the XL model are suffering from "burn in."
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4h Capitol Report: The stats that show why Trump vowed to keep 401(k) plans safe
Market Watch
President Trump on Monday insisted 401(k) plans are untouchable after some unnamed Republicans floated the idea of slashing how much Americans can contribute to their retirement. Here’s why.
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4h New Netflix ‘Stranger Things 2’ ad is suitably spooky
Market Watch
For the sequel to its breakout hit show, Netflix is going into overdrive.
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4h Market Extra: The S&P 500 just made stock-market history—for doing almost nothing
Market Watch
How quiet is this record-setting stock market? By at least one measure, the S&P 500 index just registered its lengthiest period of quiescence ever.
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Trump says he'll pick a Federal Reserve chair nominee 'very shortly'4h Trump says he'll pick a Federal Reserve chair nominee 'very shortly'
USA Today
Janet Yellen is the current Fed chair. Her four-year term ends in early February. Video provided by Newsy
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4h Currencies: Dollar retains strength ahead of central bank bonanza
Market Watch
Japan’s currency falls as traders anticipate a further run of loose monetary policy and the euro was also under pressure ahead of this week’s monetary policy decision from the European Central Bank.
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4h Updated The Ratings Game: GE’s stock sinks to 4 1/2-year low after analyst throws in the towel
Market Watch
GE’s stock suffers biggest selloff in 6 years to close at a 4 1/2-year low, after Morgan Stanley’s Nigel Coe became the third analyst to rate the company the equivalent of sell, saying it is “false” logic to believe things can’t get worse.
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4h Updated Iphone X demand will be substantial, but not exceptional: survey
Reuters
(Reuters) - Days before Apple Inc's much-awaited iPhone X opens for preorders, a survey by brokerage Bernstein showed that demand for the device will be substantial, but not exceptional, with about a quarter of the respondents planning to buy the phone.
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The 11 best deals you can find online right now4h Updated The 11 best deals you can find online right now
USA Today
The best online sales right now run the gamut from mattress toppers to Sephora beauty deals to Kindles and more.
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Veggies yanked at some top supermarkets over listeria concern4h Veggies yanked at some top supermarkets over listeria concern
USA Today
Recalls stem from Mann Packing finding a single positive result found in one product during random sampling in Canada.
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4h Updated Global Blood Therapeutics stock declines after forsaking half its drug pipeline
Market Watch
After investing millions in research and development, the company said the drug didn’t work well enough to keep going.
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4h Updated Top Celgene cancer drugs now 20% more expensive after latest price hikes
Market Watch
These are “the highest we have seen for these drugs,” one Wall Street analyst said.
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4h Key Words: NBA player tweets ‘I Dont wanna be here’ and his team obliges
Market Watch
Eric Bledsoe reportedly told the team’s GM he was referring to a hair salon.
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4h In One Chart: A $1,000 bagel? The Westin New York might have just doomed this bull market
Market Watch
A decade ago, the Westin New York at Time Square made headlines by offering a $1,000 bagel, dubbed “the world’s most expensive piece of bread.” Smeared with white truffle cream cheese and adorned with “Riesling jelly” and gold flakes, the gilded breakfast item was a real PR hit for the hotel. Then the financial crisis hit.
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4h Role of retirement plans in tax debate highlights how poorly Americans are saving for retirement
CNBC
The total value of investment in 401(k)s and other defined contribution plans are at a new high, but the numbers are still terrible.
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4h Futures Movers: U.S. oil benchmark ekes out gain following Iraq output disruptions
Market Watch
Oil puts in a mixed performance, with traders digesting upbeat signals from OPEC as well as supply disruptions in Iraq and a drop in U.S. drilling activity.
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5 Halloween pranks and how insurance can help4h 5 Halloween pranks and how insurance can help
USA Today
When ghosts and goblins run amok, only people with the right insurance will be in luck.
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Student loans: Here are major complaints borrowers reported to a federal watchdog4h Updated Student loans: Here are major complaints borrowers reported to a federal watchdog
USA Today
Complaint data suggests that some student loan borrowers are having more problems with lenders or loan servicers than with making repayments
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4h Updated Netflix is planning its biggest junk-bond sale yet
Market Watch
Netflix Inc. is planning to issue another $1.6 billion of high-yield bonds, as it moves to raise the funds to finance its ambitious spending plans.
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4h Updated Deep Dive: 10 most expensive S&P 500 stocks with majority ‘buy’ ratings
Market Watch
Not all expensive S&P 500 stocks have rapid sales growth to support their valuations. By Phil van Doorn.
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4h Updated Deep Dive: These stocks have popped more than 75% since Trump was elected
Market Watch
The president boasted Monday that U.S. stocks have risen 25% on his watch. By Phil van Doorn.
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5h Updated Not so Essential? Smartphone maker drops price by $200
USA Today
Android co-creator Andy Rubin promised a new kind of smartphone. But less than two months, in the company is already dropping prices by $200.
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5h The Tell: Here’s why one chart watcher says the stock market is finally ready for a pullback
Market Watch
Overbought conditions and the “gap” left on the chart for the S&P 500 on Friday could point the way to a long-awaited pullback, says Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG
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5h Updated Market Extra: Bitcoin is ‘just going to implode one day’: Saudi Prince Alwaleed
Market Watch
Add Saudi billionaire investor Prince al-Waleed bin Talal to the roster of high-profile investors and financiers who don’t believe bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are here to stay.
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5h Vans sneakers drive VF Corp.’s better-than-expected earnings
Market Watch
VF Corp.’s third-quarter earnings beat was driven by Vans sneakers, which reported sales growth of 26%.
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5h Fiat Chrysler sues shippers over alleged price fixing
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has lodged a complaint with a U.S. regulator seeking "reparations" from a group of shipping companies from Asia, Europe and South America that admitted to fixing prices for shipping vehicles, according to documents made public on Monday.
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5h Metals Stocks: Gold erases loss to end in positive territory as stocks lose steam
Market Watch
Gold recovers from early weakness to eke out a gain as a stocks lost steam after a run to another round of records.
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5h The Tell: Here’s why one chart watchers says the stock market is finally ready for a pullback
Market Watch
Overbought conditions and the “gap” left on the chart for the S&P 500 on Friday could point the way to a long-awaited pullback, says Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG
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5h Market Extra: How investor caution is limiting both stock market gains and declines
Market Watch
U.S. stock market investors are worried. That’s the bad news—and the good news.
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5h Updated Outside the Box: How single people need to plan differently for retirement than couples do
Market Watch
The basic principles are the same, but how to implement them differs in two ways, says Mike Piper.
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5h Market Snapshot: Stock market takes a breather as investors parse earnings
Market Watch
U.S. stock-market indexes take a pause from a string of record highs as key benchmarks edge lower, with traders weighing the prospects for tax cuts and a mixed bag of earnings results.
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5h Updated Earnings Outlook: AMD earnings: New products and crypto-related sales are key to quarter
Market Watch
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. investors will be looking for how the chipmaker’s new product rollouts are faring are for more indications of how demand for cryptocurrency mining cards are driving sales.
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6h Updated Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 bln in software push
Reuters
(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc will buy software company BroadSoft Inc for $1.71 billion, it said on Monday, in a deal that boosts Cisco's collaboration tools and helps the company diversify its offerings away from switching and routing.
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Burger King sends anti-bullying message with beat-up burger6h Updated Burger King sends anti-bullying message with beat-up burger
USA Today
Bullying and cybe rbullying are a huge problem. Thirty percent of teens worldwide are victims.
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Supply and demand: Here's why house hunting is so frustrating right now6h Updated Supply and demand: Here's why house hunting is so frustrating right now
USA Today
Housing supplies have been low and aren't like to increased significantly anytime soon, experts say.
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6h Wall St. stalls as industrials lag
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed, with the S&P 500 retreating slightly from a record on Monday, as a drop in General Electric weighed on industrial shares.
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6h U.S. regulators approve fix for 38,000 VW 3.0-liter diesel SUVs
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. and California regulators have approved a fix for about 38,000 Volkswagen AG 3.0-liter vehicles with potential excess emissions, a decision that could save the automaker more than $1 billion, according to a letter made public on Monday.
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Analysis: Are combustion engines reaching peak demand?6h Analysis: Are combustion engines reaching peak demand?
USA Today
You may be surprised to learn that more EV sales do not directly equate to less oil usage in transportation.
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Toys 'R' us collapse to hit Hasbro holiday sales6h Toys 'R' us collapse to hit Hasbro holiday sales
USA Today
The bankruptcy of Toys 'R' Us weakened Hasbro's forecasts for the holiday season. But as Fred Katayama reports, the retailer released strong earnings. Video provided by Reuters
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6h Earnings Outlook: Ford earnings: Wall Street gets another chance to size up new CEO
Market Watch
Wall Street will seize upon a chance to learn more about Ford Chief Executive Jim Hackett and how he hopes to turn around the storied car maker.
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6h U.S. jury finds ex-HSBC executive guilty of fraud in $3.5 billion currency trade
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. jury on Monday found a former HSBC Holdings Plc executive guilty of defrauding Cairn Energy Plc in a $3.5 billion currency trade in 2011.
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6h Everything coming to Netflix in November, and what’s leaving
Market Watch
Netflix continues to go deeper into debt to fund its content goals, as the streamer plans to release 80 films in 2018 and its content budget balloons to as much as $8 billion.
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7h Tensions ease over Pratt engine supplies to Airbus: sources
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus is more confident in the ability of Pratt & Whitney to speed up delayed engine shipments, two people familiar with the matter said on Monday, in a sign that supply-chain gridlock affecting European aircraft deliveries may soon reach its peak.
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7h DeVos’s Department of Education announces plans to further delay Obama-era rules
Market Watch
The borrower defense regulations aim to make students whole when they believe they were defrauded by their school
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7h Updated Allergan: That $15 Billion Sure Went Fast
The Wall Street Journal
Last year Allergan PLC did one of the best deals in drug industry history. The drug company has been busily squandering the benefits ever since.
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Social Security: 7 guideline changes coming in 20187h Social Security: 7 guideline changes coming in 2018
USA Today
Benefit, tax, and even qualifying guidelines are changing for Social Security. Here's what you need to know.
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7h And now Amazon sifts through 238 bids for HQ2 — is your state or province included?
Market Watch
Bidding cities for the $5 billion second headquarters spanned 54 states, provinces, districts and territories across North America.
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Potlatch and Deltic Timber to combine in all-stock lumber industry deal7h Potlatch and Deltic Timber to combine in all-stock lumber industry deal
USA Today
Transaction would created combined company with a timberland base of approximately 2M acres and 1.2M board feet of lumber capacity
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7h Losses in GE keep Wall Street in check
Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks traded in a narrow range on Monday, with losses in industrial shares led by GE offsetting gains in healthcare and technology sectors.
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7h Popular tech stocks are being driven by the average investor, not by professionals
Market Watch
Pro investors will only buy more if one of three things happen, says Nigam Arora.
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7h Halliburton warns of slower growth as U.S. rig count drops
Reuters
(Reuters) - Oilfield services giant Halliburton Co on Monday warned of slower growth at its oil well drilling and evaluation business, reflecting a steady drop in rig counts in the United States.
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Will your 2018 401(k) tax break be $18,500 - or $2,400?7h Will your 2018 401(k) tax break be $18,500 - or $2,400?
USA Today
Find out what Congress wants to take away from you now.
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10 things to know about Social Security before you retire7h Updated 10 things to know about Social Security before you retire
USA Today
What you don't know could cost you valuable retirement income.
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7h The Ratings Game: GE’s stock sinks to 4 1/2-year low after another analyst throws in the towel
Market Watch
GE’s stock sinks toward a 4 1/2-year low after Morgan Stanley’s Nigel Coe became the third analyst to rate the company the equivalent of sell, saying it is “false” logic to believe things can’t get worse.
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7h China central bank chief raises new worry in China: Mortgage-driven household debt
CNBC
Many China watchers are also worried about the rapid growth in household borrowing fueled by real estate purchases.
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America’s veterans thrive in the small business world7h America’s veterans thrive in the small business world
USA Today
Grit, work ethic and skills give those with a military pedigree a head start
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2018 Social Security guidelines: 7 changes coming7h 2018 Social Security guidelines: 7 changes coming
USA Today
Benefit, tax, and even qualifying guidelines are changing for Social Security. Here's what you need to know.
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7h Updated Apple, Samsung face new iPhone damages trial: U.S. judge
Reuters
(Reuters) - A U.S. judge has ordered a new trial to determine how much Samsung Electronics Co should pay Apple Inc for copying the look of the iPhone.
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Should you drive or rideshare? This website will tell you8h Should you drive or rideshare? This website will tell you
USA Today
Rideshare.org measures things like vehicle price, loan term and fuel efficiency to let users know whether it's cheaper to own a car or use an app like Uber or Lyft.
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How working during retirement affects Social Security8h How working during retirement affects Social Security
USA Today
Want to pick up a part-time job after you retire? Here's how it will affect your Social Security check.
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IRS: Tax refund fraudsters already had much of that Equifax stolen data8h IRS: Tax refund fraudsters already had much of that Equifax stolen data
USA Today
IRS says fraudsters are upping their game and targeting money in annuities and life insurance policies, too.
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8h Big earnings week: These 10 companies will beat the Street, investors say
CNBC
Using Estimize, CNBC found that Microsoft, Alphabet, Twitter and Amazon are all expected to beat expectations.
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Changes may be ahead for Social Security, observers say8h Changes may be ahead for Social Security, observers say
USA Today
Income-tax reform and health-care changes have taken center stage. But could Social Security also get altered by Congress sometime soon?
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8h Project Syndicate: The ‘dark triad’ of traits that sex abusers often share
Market Watch
Psychological research offers clues into what might have driven Harvey Weinstein: narcissism, psychopathy, and Machiavellianism.
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8h Updated U.S. regulators approve fix for VW 3.0-liter diesel SUVs: letter
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. and California regulators have approved a fix for about 38,000 Volkswagen AG 3.0-liter diesel sport utility vehicles with potential excess emissions, a decision that could save the automaker more than $1 billion, according to a letter reviewed by Reuters.
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8h NewsWatch: Stock market risks are beginning to run too high
Market Watch
The potential downside going into 2018 is much greater than the potential upside, says Avi Gilburt.
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Google investigating reports of Pixel 2 screen 'burn-in'8h Google investigating reports of Pixel 2 screen 'burn-in'
USA Today
Some owners claim the screens on the XL model are suffering from "burn in."
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8h Europe Markets: Spanish stocks end lower as Catalan standoff continues
Market Watch
Spanish stocks fell Monday as the political standoff between Madrid and the Catalan region wore on, but a drop in the euro appeared to provide a lift to other European markets.
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Here's why house hunting is so frustrating right now8h Updated Here's why house hunting is so frustrating right now
USA Today
Housing supplies have been low and aren't like to increased significantly anytime soon, experts say.
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8h Fiat emissions probe centers on several models: letter
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - A French judicial inquiry into Fiat Chrysler (FCA) over suspected emissions-test cheating centers on whether the carmaker misled buyers of Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Jeep and Lancia cars about emissions levels, according to a letter seen by Reuters.
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This plush bamboo mattress pad is back down to its lowest price8h This plush bamboo mattress pad is back down to its lowest price
USA Today
Stop waking up sore and achy. This mattress pad gives your bed the perfect amount of extra softness that'll leave you refreshed in the morning instead.
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8h Financial News: Salary calculator for the financial-services sector: Are you paid what you’re worth?
Market Watch
No matter what part of the financial-services industry you work in, or at what point in your career you are, curiosity about pay and bonuses is almost impossible to avoid.
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8h Wall Street pares gains as GE, tech stocks drag
Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks gave up early gains in late morning trading on Monday, with losses in GE and technology shares weighing on the Wall Street indexes.
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2018 guidelines: 7 changes to Social Security8h 2018 guidelines: 7 changes to Social Security
USA Today
Benefit, tax, and even qualifying guidelines are changing for Social Security. Here's what you need to know.
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8h Earnings Outlook: Chipotle earnings: Queso launch hasn’t delivered the hoped-for boost
Market Watch
Analysts are bearish about the prospects for Chipotle’s new queso menu addition, with the struggling fast-casual chain getting a number of price target cuts in recent days.
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9h Updated Halliburton posts international revenue growth, unlike Schlumberger
Reuters
(Reuters) - Worldwide revenues rose for U.S. oilfield services provider Halliburton Co in the third quarter, the company said on Monday, contrasting with the slide in international markets reported by larger rival Schlumberger last week.
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9h Updated A surprisingly easy way to keep people from a gambling addiction
Market Watch
New players can avoid gambling addiction with some learned tricks.
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9h Futures Movers: Oil attempts gains following Iraq output disruptions
Market Watch
Oil puts in a mixed performance, with traders digesting upbeat signals from OPEC as well as supply disruptions in Iraq and a drop in U.S. drilling activity.
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9h Updated Give gold stocks a rest and stick with breakout steel, says MKM
Market Watch
The time has come to set aside gold stocks and take a look at some steel names as they spring above multi-year highs.
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9h Market Extra: Here’s how bond traders are preparing for Trump’s Fed chief pick
Market Watch
President Donald Trump’s search for a Federal Reserve chief has become a drawn-out affair.
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9h Your Digital Self: Why it’s almost impossible to defend against North Korean hacking
Market Watch
The rogue nation is a threat to the West in more ways than one, says Jurica Dujmović.
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9h Updated The Wall Street Journal: The race for the newest sweetener heats up
Market Watch
As traditional sweeteners come under attack, food companies are in hot pursuit of alternatives
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9h Updated Next Avenue: Health insurance through the ACA: get ready for a wild ride
Market Watch
This may be the nuttiest Open Enrollment season ever. Here are a few tips for finding the right plan.
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9h GE shares crater after analysts and investors panic that it will have to cut its dividend
CNBC
Morgan Stanley and UBS reduced their ratings for General Electric shares due dividend cut concerns.
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Wear your love for fast food on your sleeve...or yoga pants9h Updated Wear your love for fast food on your sleeve...or yoga pants
USA Today
Companies from KFC to Coca-Cola are peddling items that have little to do with the noshes they're known for. Swag like this not only caters to superfans, but the more extreme merchandise may garner media attention, which means more buzz and ultimately food sales.
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401(k) savings can help you save on income taxes9h Updated 401(k) savings can help you save on income taxes
USA Today
401(k) investors will be able to sock away $18,500 in their retirement accounts in 2018, which will lower taxable income if they max out.
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9h EU raids Daimler and VW in widening cartel inquiry
Reuters
HAMBURG/BERLIN (Reuters) - European Union and German antitrust officials searched the offices of Daimler and Volkswagen on Monday, widening an inquiry into alleged collusion.
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2018 Social Security check might not grow after Medicare hit9h 2018 Social Security check might not grow after Medicare hit
USA Today
A hidden cost could eat up much of your cost-of-living adjustment next year.
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9h Updated ‘The Walking Dead’ season 8, episode 1 recap: ‘Mercy’
Market Watch
There are always casualties in war, and the most painful casualties are the most innocent.
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9h Updated Market Extra: Has the Canadian dollar topped out?
Market Watch
The Canadian dollar has been a top performer among major currencies this year, with speculative bets for further gains hitting a five-year high. But with disappointing data last Friday and less than three months left in the year, the Canadian currency might have topped out.
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Report: Tesla reaches deal to build factory in China9h Updated Report: Tesla reaches deal to build factory in China
USA Today
The move would allow the electric car maker to slash production costs.
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9h Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 billion in software push
Reuters
(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc said on Monday it will buy software company BroadSoft Inc for $1.71 billion, as the world's largest networking gear producer moves away from a stagnating business in switches and routers.
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9h High-volume traders are being lured into cryptocurrencies by volatility
CNBC
Wall Street is seeking relief from low volatility blanketing financial markets, Financial Times reports.
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Meijer, Whole Foods, others recall packaged vegetables on listeria concerns10h Updated Meijer, Whole Foods, others recall packaged vegetables on listeria concerns
USA Today
Recalls stem from Mann Packing finding a single positive result found in one product during random sampling in Canada.
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10h Natural Gas Prices May Surprise This Winter
The Wall Street Journal
After nine years of booming production of natural gas, this winter could be one of the rare instances supply and demand conspire to drive up prices.
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Not-so-golden years? Shielding seniors from financial fraud10h Not-so-golden years? Shielding seniors from financial fraud
USA Today
Your golden years are supposed to be the time when you dive fully into leisurely pursuits. They're also the years when you'll be a prime target of financial scams.
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10h The New Rules of Investing: 7 multifactor ETFs that offer low-cost quasi-active management
Market Watch
These ETFs don’t just focus on one of these factors: quality, momentum, value, low volatility and size.
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10h Stock market risks are beginning to run too high
Market Watch
The potential downside going into 2018 is much greater than the potential upside, says Avi Gilburt.
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10h Updated Earnings Outlook: Chip company earnings could be driven by new iPhones, data centers
Market Watch
High-profile smartphone releases and the growth of data centers are expected to drive another strong earnings quarter for chip makers and related companies, which would put a cap on a strong year for semiconductor stocks.
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10h Capitol Report: Time to worry? Trump promises ‘no change’ for 401(k) plans in tax overhaul
Market Watch
President Donald Trump said early Monday there’d be “no change” to 401(k) plans, as his administration and Congress push to enact a tax-reform package this year.
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Career advice: Why chasing happiness won’t make you happy10h Career advice: Why chasing happiness won’t make you happy
USA Today
Are you so keen on chasing a foggy idea of "happiness" that you forget to live your life?
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China: Where natural gas market could boom next10h China: Where natural gas market could boom next
USA Today
In the coming 20-30 years, China is expected to be the leading determinant in global natural gas demand, outpacing the U.S. as the biggest natural gas consumer.
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10h Apple sees its mobile devices as platform for artificial intelligence
Reuters
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Apple Inc sees its mobile devices as a major platform for artificial intelligence in the future, Chief Operating Officer Jeff Williams said on Monday.
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10h Updated In One Chart: Planning a Europe trip? The airlines that are in financial trouble — in one chart
Market Watch
Some industry analysts have created a handy chart that shows which European carriers look particularly troubled — and which airlines are sitting pretty.
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10h Updated Earnings Outlook: McDonald’s earnings: $1 drinks, premium sandwiches and digital will drive growth
Market Watch
McDonald’s Corp. is expected to announce third-quarter earnings on Oct. 24 before the opening bell.
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Allstate Veterans Thriving In Small Business10h Allstate Veterans Thriving In Small Business
USA Today
Why veterans thrive in small business.
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China drives natural gas demand boom10h China drives natural gas demand boom
USA Today
In the coming 20-30 years, China is expected to be the leading determinant in global natural gas demand, outpacing the U.S. as the biggest natural gas consumer.
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10h Updated Earnings Outlook: Amazon earnings: Analysts await news of the Whole Foods impact
Market Watch
Analysts are looking for information about the impact that Whole Foods will have on Amazon’s third-quarter and beyond.
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10h Updated Earnings Outlook: Tech earnings: The iPhone X and other new gadgets that will matter this holiday season
Market Watch
Gadget companies and Silicon Valley tech titans alike have unveiled a swath of new toys leading up to the holiday shopping season and as earnings approach, investors can learn a great deal about what’s been successful—if they know what to look for.
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10h Updated Stitch Fix IPO: 5 things to know about online clothing service
Market Watch
Stitch Fix, a clothing service that uses data, stylists, and clients feedback to handpick items, has filed to go public
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10h Bond Report: Short-end Treasury yields lower as investors weigh Spanish tensions, Japan election
Market Watch
Trading in Treasurys was subdued on Monday after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s re-election and geopolitical tensions in Spain.
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10h The New Rules of Investing: Answers to your smart-beta ETF questions
Market Watch
A Q&A with Todd Rosenbluth of CFRA about smart-beta ETFs.
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10h Capitol Report: Mueller investigating Democratic lobbyist Podesta | Trump to declare opioid crisis this week
Market Watch
President Donald Trump to declare opioid crisis this week; Mueller investigating Democratic lobbyist Podesta; Democrats’ money haul stuns Republicans.
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10h Wall Street opens at record after Abe election win
Reuters
(Reuters) - The three major Wall Street indexes opened at record highs on Monday as investors cheered the continuation of Abenomics following the Japanese ruling party's emphatic win in the weekend polls.
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Hartford acquiring Aetna's group life, disability insurance business for $1.45B11h Hartford acquiring Aetna's group life, disability insurance business for $1.45B
USA Today
The acquisition would make Hartford the second largest group life and disability insurer with roughly $5 billion in expected earned premium
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11h Updated Target gears up for holidays with free shipping and gifts under $15
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Target Corp said on Monday it would start free shipping beginning in November and that most of its gift assortment had been priced at under $15, as the retailer gets ready to take on Amazon.com and Wal-Mart in the most crucial shopping season of the year.
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Target rolls out new deals, including 'Fixer Upper' line, free shipping and GiftNow button11h Target rolls out new deals, including 'Fixer Upper' line, free shipping and GiftNow button
USA Today
Target offers shoppers a button so they can check if those on their list want the gift before they buy it.
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11h Fiat emissions probe centers on several models -letter
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - A French judicial inquiry into Fiat Chrysler over suspected emissions-test cheating centers on whether the carmaker misled buyers of Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Jeep and Lancia cars about emissions levels, according to a letter seen by Reuters.
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Discounted Apple Watches will be available to millions of life insurance customers11h Discounted Apple Watches will be available to millions of life insurance customers
USA Today
John Hancock is making discounted Apple Watches available to its 10 million policyholders. Customers can earn the device for free through regular exercise.
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11h Daimler, VW raided by EU staff in widening cartel searches
Reuters
HAMBURG/BERLIN (Reuters) - European Union antitrust officials widened an investigation of alleged collusion between Germany's top carmakers on Monday, with both Daimler and Volkswagen becoming the latest targets of the inspections.
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Robert Scoble resigns from Transformation Group after sexual harassment allegations11h Robert Scoble resigns from Transformation Group after sexual harassment allegations
USA Today
Former business partner says Scoble plans to cancel public activities for the rest of the year while he attends AA and consults a psychiatrist.
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11h Market Extra: Bitcoin is ‘Enron in the making’: Saudi Prince Alwaleed
Market Watch
Add Saudi billionaire investor Prince al-Waleed bin Talal to the roster of high-profile investors and financiers who don’t believe bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are her to stay.
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11h NewsWatch: Stocks are incredibly overbought — why that’s not nearly as scary as it sounds
Market Watch
So where are we on the Dow in terms of RSI at the moment? A whopping 87.61, which is higher than 99.999% of all readings going back to 1900, according to Charlie Bilello, director of research at Pension Partners. In fact, only eight trading days since then (out of 30,914) have registered a higher reading on the blue-chip index.
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11h Updated Victory for Abenomics lifts world stocks, dollar
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's election victory lifted world stocks and the dollar on Monday, relegating concerns about Spain's escalating political crisis to little more than a blip on the market radar.
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11h Economic Report: Chicago Fed’s national activity index claws back to positive in September with a factory boost
Market Watch
A snap back in factory activity from August to September accounted for a sharp improvement in the Chicago Fed’s national activity index last month, but the closely watched three-month average remained in the negative.
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Saudi Aramco's IPO, the world's largest ever, is 'on track' for 2018, CEO Amin Nasser says11h Saudi Aramco's IPO, the world's largest ever, is 'on track' for 2018, CEO Amin Nasser says
USA Today
Saudi Aramco CEO Amin Nasser said the oil giant's initial public offering remains on track for the second half of 2018.
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11h Volkswagen offices raided in EU cartel investigation: sources
Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - The offices of Volkswagen were searched on Monday as part of a European Commission investigation of cartel allegations against several German carmakers, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
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11h Updated Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks aim for all-time highs, with earnings ready to provide a spur
Market Watch
U.S. stock futures inch higher on Monday, setting Wall Street on track for a round of fresh records as traders continue to cheer the prospects of tax reform and a better-than-expected earnings season.
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11h Updated Deep Dive: Three money managers who lived through the 1987 stock-market crash warn of danger today
Market Watch
‘I would take some money off now because ... there are clear signs of deranged valuations,’ says Gabelli fund manager Lawrence Haverty.
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11h Deep Dive: Apple and Nike show that stock performance is linked to how CEOs invest money
Market Watch
A measure called return on corporate capital is revealing — and there’s a free investor tool for research. By Phil van Doorn.
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11h Cisco to buy BroadSoft in $1.9 billion deal
Reuters
(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc will buy U.S. telecommunications software company BroadSoft Inc in a deal valued at $1.9 billion, as the world's largest networking gear producer shifts from its stagnating legacy business of switches and routers.
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Meijer recalls packaged vegetables on listeria concerns11h Meijer recalls packaged vegetables on listeria concerns
USA Today
Recalls stem from Mann Packing finding a single positive result found in one product during random sampling in Canada.
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Merrill Lynch fined $45.5M for failure to report transactions12h Updated Merrill Lynch fined $45.5M for failure to report transactions
USA Today
Action by Britain's Financial Conduct Authority focuses on exchange-traded derivatives
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12h Updated T-Mobile quarterly profit tops estimates as subscribers grow
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc's quarterly profit topped Wall Street analyst estimates and the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier raised the lower end of its expected range of customer additions for the year but didn't elaborate on a potential deal with rival Sprint Corp .
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12h Market Extra: How optimistic math conceals depth of America’s public pension crisis
Market Watch
Optimistic return estimates have helped disguise the extent of underfunding in state pension funds, leaving public employees with a smaller safety net than they might have expected
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12h AT&T extends deadline to close Time Warner deal
Reuters
(Reuters) - AT&T Inc said on Monday it had extended by a "short period" the deadline to close its proposed deal to acquire Time Warner Inc , to buy time to get the required regulatory approvals for the deal.
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12h Updated Cisco nears deal to acquire BroadSoft: source
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc , the world’s largest networking gear manufacturer, is nearing a deal to buy U.S. telecommunications software firm BroadSoft Inc for close to $2 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
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12h The Ratings Game: Celgene dives 11% after ditching key drug
Market Watch
The once high-profile drug was expected to bring in as much as $2.4 billion in peak revenue.
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12h Updated MarketWatch First Take: Atlassian hits $10 billion market cap, and keeps on going
Market Watch
Nearly two years after its initial public offering, Atlassian Inc. is heading toward a market cap of $10 billion and is unlikely to stop there.
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12h Updated Hollywood’s box office failures go beyond Rotten Tomatoes ratings
Market Watch
Studios blamed critics and Rotten Tomatoes for box office bombs this summer, but critically-adored films that are struggling show it’s more complicated than that.
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12h Updated Is Amazon getting into the pharmacy business? This is what you need to know
Market Watch
The massive online retailer with a reputation for disruption could be coming for the notoriously complex, opaque drug industry.
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13h Updated 3 reasons Express Scripts could be headed for trouble
Market Watch
Threatened by Amazon and having lost its biggest client, Express Scripts stock has dropped nearly 18% in three months.
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13h Futures higher after Abe election victory
Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street on Monday, tracking gains for other major stock markets after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's election victory.
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13h Currencies: Dollar strengthens against euro, rises vs. yen as Japan’s Abe returns to power
Market Watch
Japan’s currency fell as traders anticipate a further run of loose monetary policy and the euro was also under pressure ahead of this week’s monetary policy decision from the European Central Bank.
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13h The Wall Street Journal: Hartford plans to acquire disability insurance business from Aetna
Market Watch
Hartford Financial Services Inc. has agreed to pay $1.45 billion to health insurer Aetna Inc. for a unit that provides life-, disability-income and other insurance products to employers’ benefits programs in the U.S.
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13h Updated 5 things to know about the billionaire ‘Czech Donald Trump’ who just won a general election
Market Watch
Andrej Babis is the second-richest man in his country after amassing a $4 billion fortune — but he’s likely to struggle to become Czech leader as he’s facing charges of multimillion-dollar fraud.
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13h Halliburton profit tops estimates on strong North America demand
Reuters
(Reuters) - Oilfield services provider Halliburton Co on Monday reported a third-quarter profit that topped analysts' estimates, driven by better pricing and increased activity in North America, its biggest market.
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13h Futures Movers: Oil prices seesaw as traders focus on Iraq disruptions, U.S. shale
Market Watch
Oil prices swing between gains and losses on Monday, with traders digesting upbeat signals from OPEC as well as supply disruptions in Iraq and a drop in U.S. drilling activity.
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Medicare open enrollment: How safe is your Medicare Advantage plan?13h Medicare open enrollment: How safe is your Medicare Advantage plan?
USA Today
Be sure you understand what's involved with private alternatives to traditional Medicare.
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Amazon Prime is popular, but in three-quarters of all U.S homes? That's open to debate13h Updated Amazon Prime is popular, but in three-quarters of all U.S homes? That's open to debate
USA Today
Estimates for how many U.S. households have Prime memberships vary between 75% and 40%
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13h Kaspersky Lab to open software to review, says nothing to hide
Reuters
(Reuters) - Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab will ask independent parties to review the security of its anti-virus software, which the U.S. government has said could jeopardize national security, citing concerns over Kremlin influence and hijacking by Russian spies.
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Picky person on your holiday list? New Target feature can help13h Picky person on your holiday list? New Target feature can help
USA Today
Target offers shoppers a button so they can check if those on their list want the gift before they buy it.
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13h BlackRock opposes banning companies from indexes over voting rights
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc , the world's largest asset manager, is lambasting the architects of market indexes like the S&P 500 for ostracizing companies that deny equal voting rights to shareholders, saying that doing so could limit the opportunities of investors in index funds.
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13h The New York Post: ‘Did you bring your knee pads?’ Elizabeth Warren, other senators describe how they were sexually harassed
Market Watch
In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, four female senators — Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), and Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) — talk about the unwanted sexual advances they have faced.
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13h Metals Stocks: Gold at two-week low, finds little traction as dollar, stocks extend advance
Market Watch
Gold extended recent losses with a soft start to Monday trading, nicked by a stronger dollar and apparent stock market resilience, even at repeat all-time highs.
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13h JPMorgan reaches beyond its branches with new mobile account app
CNBC
JPMorgan Chase launched a new smartphone app that it hopes will attract new depositors, many of whom may live far from any of its branch offices.
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14h Need to Know: Stocks are incredibly overbought — why that’s not nearly as scary as it sounds
Market Watch
So where are we on the Dow in terms of RSI at the moment? A whopping 87.61, which is higher than 99.999% of all readings going back to 1900, according to Charlie Bilello, director of research at Pension Partners. In fact, only eight trading days since then (out of 30,914) have registered a higher reading on the blue-chip index.
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14h UK watchdog fines Merrill Lynch 34.5 million pounds for reporting failure
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's financial watchdog has fined Bank of America's Merrill Lynch investment banking arm 34.5 million pounds ($45.5 million) for its third transaction reporting failure in just over a decade.
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14h Peter Morici: Robots, artificial intelligence are hardly the end of work
Market Watch
Robots hardly spell the end of work, but if Americans don’t embrace artificial intelligence, it could catapult China ahead of the United States once and for all, writes Peter Morici.
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14h Singapore to halt car population growth from next year
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore, one of the world's most expensive places to own a vehicle, will not allow any growth in its car population from February, citing the small city-state's land scarcity and billions of dollars in planned public transport investments.
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14h Updated Kaspersky Lab says it will submit software for independent review
Reuters
(Reuters) - Kaspersky Lab will ask independent parties to conduct security reviews of its widely used anti-virus software to help dispel allegations that the Russian government uses the products to conduct espionage, the Moscow-based company said on Monday.
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14h Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks aim for all-time highs, with more earnings ready to provide a spur
Market Watch
U.S. stock futures inch higher on Monday, setting Wall Street on track for a round of fresh records as traders continue to cheer the prospects of tax reform and a better-than-expected earnings season.
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15h Feeding Babies in China Is a Booming Business Again
The Wall Street Journal
The world’s largest infant-formula market is surprisingly volatile. Investors shouldn’t expect the good news for Western consumer groups to last.
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15h Europe Markets: Spanish stocks lower as Catalan standoff continues, but DAX eyes record
Market Watch
Spanish stocks fell Monday as the political standoff between Madrid and the Catalonian region wore on, but a drop in the euro appeared to provide a lift to other European markets.
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15h Key Words: The ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ says ICOs are ‘the biggest scam ever’
Market Watch
Jordan Belfort knows a thing or two about frauds — and he says he spots one in ICOs, or initial coin offerings.
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15h NerdWallet: Here are your etiquette guidelines for racking up credit card points around friends
Market Watch
Asking to put the tab on your card for the points and then collecting cash from friends can lead to awkward money moments.
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15h The New York Post: John McCain makes veiled swipe at Trump over draft dodging
Market Watch
Sen. John McCain slams high-income draft dodgers, not naming Trump but referring to rich kids getting doctors to say they had a bone spur — the same ailment that President Donald Trump received a draft deferment for.
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15h Victory for Abenomics lifts world stocks to new record
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's convincing election victory lifted the Nikkei to its highest in 21 years and world stocks to an all-time high on Monday, despite an escalation of Spain's constitutional crisis that weighed on the country's banks.
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16h Updated London Markets: FTSE 100 weighed by losses for miners, oil producers
Market Watch
U.K. stocks sagged Monday, with mining shares losing ground as a new trading week got under way.
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16h Pendragon warns on profit; chairman to step down immediately
Market Watch
The car retailer downgrades its full-year underlying pretax profit forecast, citing a decline in the demand for new cars, and said its chairman and non-executive director Mel Egglenton will replaced by Chris Chambers.
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16h Updated Economic Preview: Here’s the kind of spending that leads to bigger paychecks and a roaring economy
Market Watch
Only one thing is going to help workers earn bigger paychecks, help them do their jobs better and get the U.S. economy roaring like a lion again.
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16h Asia Markets: Japan’s Nikkei rises for a 15th straight session after Abe’s election win
Market Watch
Japanese equities led regional gains on Monday, as a landslide election victory for the country’s ruling party set the benchmark index there on course for a record 15th session of consecutive gains.
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16h Updated Market Snapshot: What could derail the stock-market rally? Here’s one thing to watch
Market Watch
The U.S. stock market keeps chugging to new highs. What could halt its progress?
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16h Toshiba sees annual loss of almost $1 billion after tax related to chip unit sale
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Embattled Japanese conglomerate Toshiba Corp said on Monday it now expects to slide to a net loss of nearly $1 billion this business year after calculating taxes related to the sale of its prized chip unit.
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16h Updated Why millennials are ditching religion for witchcraft and astrology
Market Watch
In tumultuous political times, the 18-30 demographic is reaching for the stars.
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17h The Fed: What a Jerome Powell-led Fed may look like
Market Watch
Traders are likely to breathe a sigh of relief if Jerome Powell, the Fed governor under consideration by President Donald Trump to become chairman of the central bank, gets nominated.
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17h Updated What Amazon’s HQ2 means for homeowners, home buyers and renters in the chosen city
Market Watch
The Seattle-based company is on a nationwide hunt for a second headquarters.
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17h Updated Rex Nutting: Is Trump rocking the economy? Not really, it’s just average
Market Watch
Nine months into his presidency, Rex Nutting says it’s time to grade the economy and the markets against Trump’s bragging.
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17h Updated The New York Post: Inside the long-secret JFK files — what new details are coming?
Market Watch
Secret government documents to be released this week likely contain new details about what the CIA knew about Lee Harvey Oswald before he murdered President John F. Kennedy, assassination experts say.
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17h Updated Noble Group to sell oil liquids unit to Vitol, flags $1.2 billion loss
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling commodities trader Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil trading business to Vitol for about $580 million as part of a debt-cutting strategy, and warned of a big loss for its third quarter.
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17h Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy in deal to cut costs of 787 wing production
Reuters
(Reuters) - Boeing Co and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) announced they have agreed on steps to reduce the cost of producing the wings of the 787 Dreamliner.
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17h The Wall Street Journal: Japan’s Abe wins by a landslide, now aims to change constitution
Market Watch
Prime minister framed vote as referendum on his handling of economy and threat from North Korea; he’s expected to use the strong endorsement to push forward with an effort to revise the constitution.
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18h Updated Key Words: Jimmy Carter says he’d work for Donald Trump
Market Watch
In a broad interview with Maureen Dowd in the New York Times, Jimmy Carter, 93, says he’d be open to working with President Trump on a diplomatic mission in North Korea.
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18h Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy reach deal to cut costs of 787 wing production
Reuters
(Reuters) - Boeing Co and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) said on Monday they had agreed on steps to reduce the cost of producing the wings of the 787 Dreamliner.
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19h Japan shares at two-decade top, yen near three-month low as Abe wins
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japanese shares jumped on a weaker yen on Monday as an election win for Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc gave a green light for more policy stimulus, while the euro eased as Spain's constitutional crisis aggravated concerns about political unity in the region.
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19h Big money stays away from booming bitcoin
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin is booming, digital currency hedge funds are sprouting at the rate of two a week and the value of all cryptocurrencies has surged tenfold this year to more than $170 billion.
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20h JPMorgan reaches beyond its branches with new mobile account app
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - In its first offering of online bank accounts, JPMorgan Chase & Co on Monday launched a new smartphone app that it hopes will attract new depositors, many of whom are young and may live far from any of its branch offices.
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20h Deep Dive: Apple and Nike show that stock performance is linked to how CEOs spend money
Market Watch
A measure called return on corporate capital is revealing — and there’s a free investor tool for research. By Phil van Doorn.
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21h Updated What Will the Next Fed Chief Do About Stocks?
The Wall Street Journal
With the Federal Reserve likely to be under new leadership next year, investors are asking how the central bank will approach the economy. They should also be asking how the Fed will deal with asset prices.
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21h Updated Noble Group to sell oil liquids business to Vitol, flags big third quarter loss
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling commodities trader Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil liquids business to Vitol for about $580 million as part of a debt-cutting strategy, and warned of a big loss for its third quarter.
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21h Updated JPMorgan partners with data start-up to boost fixed-income trading
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co has partnered with data analytics start-up Mosaic Smart Data to help its fixed-income sales and trading business become more profitable.
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22h Fidelity chairman deals with fallout from sexual harassment claims
Reuters
BOSTON (Reuters) - Less than a year into her tenure as chairman of Fidelity Investments, Abigail Johnson faces a crisis amid allegations that the mutual fund giant has a men's club mentality.
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23h Noble Group to sell oil liquids business to Vitol for $580 million
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil liquids business to Vitol for about $580 million, as part of its strategy to shrink its businesses to cut debt.
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23h Japan shares at two-decade top, yen at three-month low on Abe win
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japanese shares jumped on a weaker yen on Monday as an election win for Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc gave a green light for more super-easy policy stimulus, while the euro eased as Spain's constitutional crisis aggravated concerns about political unity in the region.
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24h Noble Group to sell global oil liquids business to Vitol
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Struggling Noble Group agreed to sell its Americas-focused oil liquids business to Vitol for a gross consideration of $1.4 billion, as part of its strategy to shrink its businesses to cut debt.
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Money, muscle, back-slapping protect liquor store grip on cold beer24h Money, muscle, back-slapping protect liquor store grip on cold beer
USA Today
The influence of the Indiana liquor store industry extends far beyond mere campaign cash.
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25h Consumer goods firms harness online data to tap Southeast Asia e-commerce boom
Reuters
SINGAPORE/BANGKOK (Reuters) - When diaper maker DSG International (Thailand) wants to know what its customers are thinking, it often turns to Lazada, an e-commerce firm majority-owned by Alibaba Group Holding .
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26h Yen at three-month lows on Abe win, euro struggles with Spain
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japan's yen hit three-month lows on Monday as an election win for the government gave a green light for super-easy monetary policy, while the euro eased as Spain's constitutional crisis aggravated concerns about political unity in the bloc.
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26h Updated MarketWatch First Take: IBM earnings beat is a product of tax avoidance, and it’s nothing new
Market Watch
IBM Corp. somehow managed to maintain its rock-bottom effective tax rate and enjoyed an earnings beat and stock gains Tuesday afternoon thanks to a continuing ability to avoid taxes.
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NYC to test restricting deliveries to curb congestion26h NYC to test restricting deliveries to curb congestion
USA Today
Restrictions would take place during peak commuting hours.
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Michigan apple growers could lose millions without migrant workers26h Michigan apple growers could lose millions without migrant workers
USA Today
Finding migrant workers to clear the orchards is getting increasingly difficult.
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27h Updated Why HR isn’t necessarily your friend if your boss has sexually harassed or bullied you
Market Watch
Workers facing situations like Harvey and Bob Weinstein’s employees have limited options for recourse.
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27h The Wall Street Journal: Fidelity employee complaints about sexual harassment, bullying prompt emergency meeting
Market Watch
Fidelity Investments is moving to address a yearslong problem stemming from a range of workplace conduct, amid allegations of sexual harassment at the mutual fund giant.
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27h Updated NewsWatch: What could derail the stock-market rally? Here’s one thing to watch
Market Watch
The U.S. stock market keeps chugging to new highs. What could halt its progress?
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Bill O'Reilly dismisses NYT report as 'lies and smears'27h Updated Bill O'Reilly dismisses NYT report as 'lies and smears'
USA Today
The New York Times backed its story: 'This article... is accurate and deeply reported and we welcome any challenge to the facts.'
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29h Updated The Wall Street Journal: Chevy Bolt: Meet the first practical, mass-market electric vehicle
Market Watch
Twenty years and a million tears after General Motors’ senior scientists built a fleet of nimble, lovable all-electric cars (the EV1) and then crushed them, GM has delivered the world’s first affordable, long-range EV, the Chevrolet Bolt.
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30h The Wall Street Journal: Japan’s Abe set for landslide win in Sunday’s parliamentary elections
Market Watch
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a strong new mandate from voters in a national election Sunday, a result he indicated would embolden him to push for the first changes to the nation’s constitution since it was introduced in 1947.
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30h The Wall Street Journal: Fox knew about Bill O’Reilly’s sexual harassment payout before renewing contract
Market Watch
21st Century Fox was aware Bill O’Reilly had reached a settlement with a network analyst who had accused him of sexual harassment when the company renewed the star Fox News host’s contract, the company said Saturday.
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31h The New York Post: Bowe Bergdahl says U.S. treated him worse than Taliban as he faces possible life sentence
Market Watch
Bowe Bergdahl, the Army deserter who walked off his base in Afghanistan, is complaining that the U.S. treated him worse than the Taliban.
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6 steps to get through a layoff31h 6 steps to get through a layoff
USA Today
Losing your job is tough, but you can make finding the next one easier.
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Bill O'Reilly dismissed NYT report as 'lies and smears'31h Bill O'Reilly dismissed NYT report as 'lies and smears'
USA Today
The New York Times backed its story: 'This article... is accurate and deeply reported and we welcome any challenge to the facts.'
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31h All 5 ex-presidents stand on stage, calling for unity at hurricane relief concert
Market Watch
The five living former presidents of the United States put politics aside this weekend, teaming up in a rare joint appearance for a benefit concert in Texas where they helped raise over $30 million for hurricane victims.
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31h Updated The Ratings Game: Skechers stock rockets 42% to mark its biggest one-day gain since 1999 IPO
Market Watch
Shares of athletic shoe maker Skechers Inc. zoomed more than 37% Friday, after the company blew past earnings estimates for the third quarter, prompting a round of stock price target increases from analysts and at least one upgrade.
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31h Updated Earnings Outlook: Tech earnings: The new gadgets that will matter this holiday season
Market Watch
Gadget companies and Silicon Valley tech titans alike have unveiled a swath of new toys leading up to the holiday shopping season and as earnings approach, investors can learn a great deal about what’s been successful—if they know what to look for.
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31h Updated Earnings Outlook: Data centers, new iPhones expected to drive chip companies to strong earnings
Market Watch
High-profile smartphone releases and the growth of data centers are expected to drive another strong earnings quarter for chip makers and related companies, which would put a cap on a strong year for semiconductor stocks.
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31h Updated Retailers should get ready for another stressful year in 2018
Market Watch
The stress in the retail sector that has triggered a string of bankruptcies this year is unlikely to get much better in 2018, according to Fitch Ratings.
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Fidelity employees dismissed after sexual harassment claims: report32h Fidelity employees dismissed after sexual harassment claims: report
USA Today
Star tech fund manager fired, second employee pushed to resign following allegations.
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32h Sexual harassment allegations spark review, meeting at Fidelity: WSJ
Reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fidelity Investments has hired a consulting firm to review employee behavior amid allegations of sexual harassment at the U.S. money manager stretching back years, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.
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32h Tesla reaffirms effort to build cars in China; mum on deal report
Reuters
(Reuters) - Electric car maker Tesla Inc reaffirmed on Sunday it is talking with the Shanghai municipal government to set up a factory in the region and expects to agree on a plan by the end of the year, but declined to comment on a report that a deal has been reached.
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33h The Wall Street Journal: Tesla reaches deal to set up a factory in China
Market Watch
Electric-car maker Tesla Inc. has reached an agreement to set up its own manufacturing facility in Shanghai, according to people briefed on the plan, a move that could help it gain traction in China’s fast-growing EV market.
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33h Updated Tesla moves closer to deal to build cars in China
Reuters
(Reuters) - Electric car maker Tesla Inc said on Sunday it is talking with the Shanghai municipal government to set up a factory in the region and expects to agree on a plan by the end of the year.
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33h Updated Market Extra: Retail investors see this as the ‘best time ever’ to jump into stocks. Time to worry?
Market Watch
The “most hated bull market in history” is starting to get some love, which isn’t necessarily something to cheer.
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Why Flash and Microsoft Silverlight frustrations just won't go away33h Why Flash and Microsoft Silverlight frustrations just won't go away
USA Today
Adobe and Microsoft have both sunset the technologies. But websites still use them.
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33h The Wall Street Journal: Japan’s Abe set for landslide win in Sunday’s parliamentary elections, polls show
Market Watch
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was on course for a strong new mandate from voters in a national election Sunday, exit polls showed, a result he indicated would embolden him to push for the first changes to the nation’s constitution since it was introduced in 1947.
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34h Updated 1 in 5 white women have a tanning salon addiction
Market Watch
The practice increases the risk of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.
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34h The Wall Street Journal: The Houston Astros are going to the World Series after shutting out Yankees
Market Watch
The Astros will play the Dodgers when the series begins on Tuesday after dispensing with the New York Yankees, 4-0, in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series.
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Beer Man: Roasted Rye hits tasty mix of citrus, caramel34h Beer Man: Roasted Rye hits tasty mix of citrus, caramel
USA Today
The 7% ABV IPA from Reuben's Brews uses more caramel than chocolate malts to good effect.
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34h Looking for growth, the NFL keeps its eyes fixed overseas
CNBC
While the NFL deals weaker performance in the U.S., ratings in the UK have soared over 60 percent in the past year.
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35h Updated Market Extra: 3 things investors need to know about Japan’s snap election this Sunday
Market Watch
Japan is going to the polls to vote in a snap election this weekend. Though the result will likely give more power to the incumbent Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, there is a tail risk that could derail the yen.
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35h Market Snapshot: What could derail the stock-market rally? Watch profit margins
Market Watch
The U.S. stock market keeps chugging to new highs. What could halt its progress?
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35h Updated The Wall Street Journal: There’s talk of capping 401(k) contributions at $2,400 per year
Market Watch
Lobbyists and others in the retirement and financial services industries who have spoken to congressional staff and committee members say lawmakers are looking at proposals that would allow 401(k) participants to contribute significantly less than what is currently allowed in a traditional tax-deferred 401(k). An often mentioned amount is $2,400 a year.
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35h Updated NewsWatch: Earn passive income: 4 people share their successful strategies
Market Watch
Say hello to passive income—a low-effort cash flow that’s steady, predictable and relatively easy to maintain.
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35h Airbus turmoil overshadows bid to rescue CSeries
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus's coup in buying a $6 billion Canadian jetliner project for a dollar stunned investors and took the spotlight off a growing ethics row last week, but internal disarray has raised questions over how smoothly it can implement the deal.
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How to be a leader: Be like Albert Einstein and embrace your ignorance37h How to be a leader: Be like Albert Einstein and embrace your ignorance
USA Today
As we age we tend to learn less. Studies show that people think they are smarter than they think they are.
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Stocks: Why it's wrong to worry about 'expensive' stocks37h Stocks: Why it's wrong to worry about 'expensive' stocks
USA Today
Conventional wisdom sees “expensive” stocks as bearish. But beware of conventional wisdom. It rarely works.
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5 Halloween hazards and how insurance can help37h 5 Halloween hazards and how insurance can help
USA Today
When ghosts and goblins run amok, only people with the right insurance will be in luck.
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38h Updated Henkel may make U.S. acquisitions: CEO in newspaper
Reuters
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German consumer goods group Henkel may further expand its business in the United States via acquisitions, Chief Executive Hans van Bylen told Welt am Sonntag in an interview.
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Consumer Reports rejects Tesla's criticism of its ratings38h Consumer Reports rejects Tesla's criticism of its ratings
USA Today
Tesla had criticized the magazine over findings of its annual reliability survey
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Study: Auto dealers jack up car prices with add-ons39h Study: Auto dealers jack up car prices with add-ons
USA Today
Because add-on prices are inconsistent, it appears they discriminate against Latinos
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39h Toyota to halt operations at all Japan plants as typhoon precaution
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp will suspend operations at all of its assembly plants in Japan, including those of its subsidiaries, from Monday morning as a precautionary measure as a powerful typhoon approaches Japan's mainland, a spokesman said.
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