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Aug 31, 2016 08:52AM

Aug 31, 2016 08:49AM

Mylan?s EpiPen caught the full force of drug price outrage because it was the perfect target, not because it was the only one

Plenty of other drug companies have been raising their prices.

Aug 31, 2016 08:42AM

Market Extra: The stock market has already picked the next U.S. president

The GOP is traditionally known as the party of Wall Street but investors, for the most part, are betting against its standard-bearer.

Aug 31, 2016 08:41AM

Market Extra: Get into these European stocks for exposure to emerging markets, says UBS

The time is right to jump into some European stocks with heavy sales exposure to emerging markets, a strategy that allows investors to benefit from improving economic conditions in developing regions, says UBS.

Aug 31, 2016 08:25AM

Market Snapshot: Stocks extend losses as energy sector slumps

U.S. stocks on Wednesday morning trade lower amid weakness in energy shares, and following a batch of economic reports.

Aug 31, 2016 07:55AM

Bill Gross says negative interest rates are nothing but liabilities

Call bond-market veteran Bill Gross a ?broken watch.? He doesn?t care. Gross and others have argued that rates, including those at the Federal Reserve, near zero or below won?t create sustainable economic growth.

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Aug 31, 2016 07:40AM

What kind of bull (or bear) are you? With stocks at highs we have to ask.

Stocks are hovering near all-time highs, but bulls admit they are reluctant buyers.


Aug 30, 2016 04:53PM

Why you shouldn't be so worried about the Fed raising interest rates

If you want to protect your portfolio, P/E ratios should be on your radar.


Aug 30, 2016 11:17AM

How my Mazda 3 may end up costing me $79,000

What began as a nerdy habit offers insight into financial implications of car ownership.


Aug 31, 2016 04:28AM

Utilities' drone plans cleared for takeoff

Electric companies are wasting no time taking advantage of FAA rules allowing (limited) drone inspections of power lines.


Aug 31, 2016 08:08AM

U.S. stocks slightly lower on last day of quiet August

Traders look ahead to a key jobs report Friday and Fed decision on interest rates in Sept.


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Aug 31, 2016 08:34AM

Wall St falls as lower oil prices weigh on energy stocks

(Reuters) - Wall Street extended losses on Wednesday, the last trading day of August, as lower oil prices weighed on energy stocks.

Aug 31, 2016 07:23AM

Faced with crunch, Tesla plans to raise additional cash this year

(Reuters) - Facing a severe cash crunch, Tesla Motors Inc plans to raise additional money this year to help fund development and production of its new Model 3 sedan and build out a giant battery factory, the company said on Wednesday.

Aug 31, 2016 07:59AM

U.S. senators seek federal probe of Takata-linked explosion

(Reuters) - Two U.S. senators on Wednesday called on the National Transportation Safety Board to investigate the Aug. 22 crash and explosion of a truck carrying Takata Corp air bag parts that killed a woman and injured four others.

Aug 31, 2016 07:53AM

Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank held talks about tie-up

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Top executives of Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank held talks on a potential combination of Germany's two biggest banks earlier this month, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

Aug 31, 2016 07:11AM

U.S. pending home sales jump in July

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes surged in July after two straight months of declines as demand rose almost across the board, suggesting the housing market remains on solid ground despite last month's drop in home resales.

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Aug 31, 2016 03:02AM

Aug 31, 2016 03:02AM

FBI offers $50,000 reward for capture of escaped polygamous sect leader

Lyle Jeffs, 56, fled confinement in Salt Lake City sometime over the weekend of June 18 - 19 and an arrest warrant was issued by a federal judge that Sunday afternoon, authorities said. Prosecutors allege Jeffs and other leaders of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (FLDS) in Arizona and South Dakota diverted money from the federal government food assistance program for the poor. Jeffs pleaded not guilty to the two-count indictment in February and was released from jail on June 9 ahead of his October trial.

Aug 31, 2016 01:14AM

Rose, Willett confirm Hong Kong Open participation

PGA: The Barclays - Final Round(Reuters) - U.S. Masters champion Danny Willett will pose a serious threat to compatriot Justin Rose's title defense at this year's Hong Kong Open after the Ryder Cup team mates confirmed their participation in the Dec. 8-11 tournament. Englishman Rose pipped Denmark's Lucas Bjerregaard by one shot last year and is keen for a repeat triumph at the event co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour, European Tour and Hong Kong Golf Association. Rose is on a high after becoming the first man in 112 years to win an Olympic gold in golf at the Rio Games.

Aug 31, 2016 12:01AM

Snubbed Knox admits Ryder Cup will be hard to watch

Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open(Reuters) - Russell Knox has said watching the Ryder Cup will be a bittersweet experience after the Scot was overlooked by Europe captain Darren Clarke despite being the highest-ranked player outside of the nine automatic qualifying spots. Ryder Cup veterans Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer, and the in-form Thomas Pieters were selected as wildcards ahead of world number 20 Knox on Tuesday as Clarke confirmed his 12-man team to defend the trophy against the United States in Minnesota. Clarke admitted that leaving Knox out of the three-day event starting on Sept. 30 in Hazeltine "was probably one of the toughest calls" he had to make.

Aug 30, 2016 11:06PM

Golden Rose backs Ryder Cup rookie Pieters

Olympic gold medallist Justin Rose will be making his fourth Ryder Cup appearanceOlympic gold medallist Justin Rose gave Ryder Cup rookie Thomas Pieters a ringing endorsement Wednesday after the big-hitting Belgian was picked for the biennial match against the US next month. "The really difficult decision was choosing Thomas Pieters over Russell Knox, two guys who are in form, two guys who deserve their place in the team," Rose told a news teleconference, as he confirmed he would defend his Hong Kong Open title in December. "Choosing one of them was always going to be very, very difficult but I think what Thomas has shown Darren (Clarke) in the last few weeks has been incredible," added Rose.

Aug 30, 2016 07:01PM

Vikings quarterback Bridgewater faces season KO after knee injury

Teddy Bridgewater of the Minnesota Vikings warms up before their game against the San Diego Chargers, at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on August 28, 2016Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater suffered a torn cruciate ligament expected to rule the star signal-caller out of the upcoming NFL season. Bridgewater, 23, on Tuesday suffered a complete tear of an anterior cruciate ligament in a non-contact play during practice. A statement by the Vikings later said Bridgewater -- outstanding for Minnesota since being chosen as a first round draft pick in 2014 -- faced a "significant" recovery time.

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European Tour: 4 Things We Learned at the Nedbank Golf Challenge

England’s Danny Willett overtook his countrymen Luke Donald and Ross Fisher to win the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City, South Africa by four shots.

Tour Confidential: What's Up With Tiger's Short Game? Plus, Jordan Spieth's Amazing Run and Keegan Bradley's New Putter

Tiger Woods returned to golf with some sweet swings and some flubbed chips. Our roundtable on Tiger’s rust, Jordan Spieth’s amazing run and Keegan Bradley benching the belly putter.

Jordan Spieth Steals the Show at Tiger Woods' Hero World Challenge

Jordan Spieth annihilated the field at the Hero World Challenge for his second-straight win, while tournament host Tiger Woods found reasons to be pleased with his last-place finish in his first start since the PGA Championship, writes Cameron Morfit.

Padraig Harrington Wins Indonesian Open for First Victory in 4 Years

Three-time major winner Padraig Harrington won the Asian Tour's Indoneasian Open on Sunday, ending a four-year drought, according to The Guardian.

Jordan Spieth Closes With 66 for Runaway Victory at Isleworth

Staked to a seven-shot lead, Spieth blew away an elite field at Isleworth and set two tournaments records Sunday when he closed with a 6-under 66 for a 10-shot victory over Henrik Stenson.


Aug 31, 2016 07:17AM

Five players who will go from forgotten to factors

None of these players finished a game in 2015, and some never suited up. Wait til this year


Aug 30, 2016 06:45PM

Puig claimed off waivers, Dodgers future uncertain

The Dodgers have 72 hours to work out a deal with the team that claimed Puig.


Aug 30, 2016 06:51PM

MLB scouts brutally honest on Tebow

"He is crazy strong, and could run well in one direction, but that?s it," said one scout.


Aug 31, 2016 03:54AM

How do Vikings recover from loss of Bridgewater?

Minnesota looked to be opening its window for Super Bowl contention prior to QB's injury.


Aug 30, 2016 06:08PM

Five biggest takeaways from NFL preseason

One rookie looks ready for a breakout year, while one division looks like a total toss-up.


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Aug 30, 2016 09:13PM

D calf: Pitcher's carom-shot catch is hot!

Zach McAllister made a kick save, and it was a beauty. In the sixth inning of Tuesday's game against the Twins, McAllister turned in an incredible play that had the Progressive Field crowd reacting in a mix of cheers and laughter. The Indians' reliever kicked a line drive back to the mound and then made an improbable catch for a one-of-a-kind out.

Aug 30, 2016 09:37PM

M's reaper: Texas' Odor belts walk-off HR

Rougned Odor hit a two-run home run off Mariners reliever Edwin Diaz to give the Rangers a walk-off, 8-7 victory in the ninth inning at Globe Life Park on Tuesday.

Aug 31, 2016 06:58AM

Tebow knows baseball: Ex-QB shows skills

Eternal Tim Tebow optimists who are bullish on the former NFL quarterback's prospects in professional baseball had to like what they saw on Tuesday afternoon.

Aug 31, 2016 08:12AM

Sale duels Verlander on MLB.TV

Today's full schedule of Major League games includes six matinees, each of which features teams locked in tight postseason races.

Aug 30, 2016 10:57PM

Manny's milestone, Matt's jack drop Jays

Matt Wieters' two-out, two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted Baltimore to a much-needed 5-3, series-evening win over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night at Camden Yards.


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Aug 30, 2016 09:00PM

Best Stocks Outside the U.S.: Nestl

Our search for great stocks from around the world led us to Switzerland, home to the world's largest food and drink maker.

Aug 30, 2016 09:00PM

Best Stocks Outside the U.S.: Royal Dutch Shell

Our search for great stocks from around the world led us to the Netherlands-based oil and gas giant.

Aug 29, 2016 09:00PM

Weekend Detox for Your Home

A few small changes to your home over the weekend can help improve your health (and your cash flow) every day.

Aug 29, 2016 09:00PM

Best Stocks Outside the U.S.: Alibaba

Our search for great stocks from around the world led us to China's biggest mobile e-commerce company.

Aug 29, 2016 09:00PM

Apple iPhone 6 Touch Disease Reports Surging

A report on four Apple Stores found Touch Disease is now accounting for nearly one-quarter of all iPhone service traffic.

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Aug 29, 2016 07:44PM

Aug 29, 2016 07:16PM

How to Reduce Attorney Fees for Your Business

At some point in the life of your business you will probably need to hire an attorney. Here are ways to reduce your legal expenses and attorney fees.

Aug 29, 2016 05:48PM

Raising Startup Money from Friends and Family

Will you be looking to friends and family to help fund your startup? Be sure you do these four things if you accept their investment in your business.

Aug 26, 2016 01:31PM

How to Write a Call to Action to Boost Your Website Sales

Why do you need a call to action and how do you write one that gets more of your customers to click, call or buy? Here's how to get customers to act now.

Aug 26, 2016 08:36AM

What to Send to Your Email List

Five ideas for what to send your email list that your subscribers will like.

Aug 26, 2016 07:47AM

Business Cards - 10 Common Mistakes You Should Avoid

Business cards are still effective marketing tools. Be sure your business cards work for you by avoiding these 10 mistakes.

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Aug 31, 2016 08:20AM

Chipping Away at Bricks and Mortar Hegemony -- More Disruption Around the Corner

The quarter after quarter news about big box retailers like Macy’s and Best Buy and others is not good. Customers are showing an increased willingness to buy online, in a broadening array of categories. No one buys airline tickets face to face, and a sadly diminishing number of people tend to buy books in stores (although the American Booksellers Association happily reports overall sales of books continue to trend up). The list of viable online categories gets larger daily. As a customer, helping to pay for the real estate held by traditional retailers is getting less attractive.

Aug 31, 2016 08:16AM

The 'Battlefield 1' Beta's Biggest Bug Will Prevent You From Unlocking Anything

Battlefield 1's beta just opened up today, but one major bug isn't allowing players to make any class progress or unlock any new weapons.

Aug 31, 2016 08:14AM

'WWE 2K17' Roster Reveal (5 Of 5): Asuka's Entrance Revealed As Roster Is Complete

NXT Women's Champion Asuka is the highlight of the fifth and final roster reveal for WWE 2K17. The Japanese sensation has taken the development promotion by storm with her style and in-ring persona.

Aug 31, 2016 08:04AM

The Killers Celebrate 'Sam's Town' Anniversary With Vegas Extravaganza, Vinyl Reissue

The rock-and-roll party in Las Vegas that has been 10 years in the making.

Aug 31, 2016 08:03AM

Phony Big Soda-Funded Coalitions Continue To Spring Up Wherever A Soda Tax Is Proposed

Anti-soda tax coalitions are the creation of the soda industry. Beware of their messaging.

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Aug 31, 2016 08:18AM

How An Edible Battery Could Power Medical Robots You Swallow

Tiny devices sent into the human body for diagnosing and treating diseases run on batteries that may contain toxic materials. Researchers have come up with a safer battery made of natural pigments.

Aug 31, 2016 07:20AM

First U.S.-Cuba Commercial Flight In More Than 50 Years Takes Off

The JetBlue flight from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to Santa Clara, Cuba, marks another milestone in the thawing relationship between the two countries. The jet is piloted by two sons of Cuban immigrants.

Aug 31, 2016 02:10AM

How Video Game 'Overwatch' Is Trying To Make The Leap To eSport

There's lots of money to be made by turning a video game into a competitive sport, or eSport. There are millions of fans watching video game athletes compete for millions of dollars in prize money.

Aug 31, 2016 02:10AM

With Water In Short Supply, One California Farmer Grows Feed Indoors

The extended drought in California has farmers looking for ways to use less water. Among them, growing feed indoors using hydroponics. The new diet is making some Central Valley sheep very happy.

Aug 30, 2016 01:28PM

European Commission Orders Apple To Pay $14.5 Billion In Taxes

European Union regulators on Tuesday said Apple must pay a tax bill of $14.5 billion on its European profits earned in Ireland. Lots of people are reacting, including the Irish finance minister, the White House and stock analysts.

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