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Jun 25, 2017 06:45AM

Jun 25, 2017 06:00AM

NewsWatch: Want to know where the stock market?s headed over the next 6 months? Don?t ask OPEC

The vagaries of crude-oil and its gyrations appeared to weigh heavily on stocks in the past week, but as the landscape of rest of 2017 looks set to unfurl, it?s hard to make a case that a downturn in oil will be the dagger that takes out a bull market headed into its ninth year.

Jun 24, 2017 05:46PM

All the companies in Jeff Bezos?s empire, in one (large) chart

With a net worth of $84.7 billion, Bezos has made a number of investments and acquisitions. Here is a snapshot of the empire.

Jun 24, 2017 05:45PM

Money Milestones: This is how your finances should look in your 30s

The beginning of mortgages and marriages shouldn?t be the end of your retirement contributions.

Jun 24, 2017 04:06PM

Market Snapshot: Want to know where the stock market?s headed over the next 6 months? Don?t ask OPEC

The vagaries of crude-oil and its gyrations appeared to weigh heavily on stocks in the past week, but as the landscape of rest of 2017 looks set to unfurl, it?s hard to make a case that a downturn in oil will be the dagger that takes out a bull market headed into its ninth year.

Jun 24, 2017 04:05PM

The Tell: Is this the simple reason stock picking on Wall Street is dying?

Much has been made about the death of stock picking, in the advent of exchange-traded funds and passive funds that track popular equity benchmarks.

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Jun 23, 2017 08:57AM

Review: Bugatti's Chiron supercar is $3M of 'Hold on!'

This 1,500-hp beast has a dual personality, comfortable both at the track and on the boulevard.


Jun 23, 2017 02:37PM

Is $1 million really enough to fund your retirement?

A million bucks sounds like a lot of money, but is it really enough to purchase something as big as a luxury retirement?


Jun 23, 2017 09:44AM

Used cars get cheaper as people buy more SUVs

Used-car values are shifting into reverse ? and experts say it could get much worse if self-driving cars zoom ahead.


Jun 23, 2017 12:43PM

20 more Sears stores closing: see the list

Here is the list of the latest 20 stores Sears Holdings plans to close as it tries to find its footing amid a crisis for department stores.


Jun 25, 2017 05:03AM

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's trial: You can't look away

The one-time twitter troll and ex-CEO begins his trial on fraud charges Monday.


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Jun 25, 2017 03:45AM

Push on with the 'great unwinding', BIS tells central banks

LONDON (Reuters) - Major central banks should press ahead with interest rate increases, the Bank for International Settlements said on Sunday, while recognizing that some turbulence in financial markets will have to be negotiated along the way.

Jun 23, 2017 05:53PM

Oil's drop could leave a stain on earnings

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Heading into second-quarter earnings season, investors are looking for a continuation of strong U.S. company results to justify high stock valuations, now trading near their loftiest levels since 2004.

Jun 23, 2017 02:19PM

Exclusive: Wal-Mart not considering a bid for Whole Foods - source

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc is not actively considering making an offer for Whole Foods Market Inc, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday.

Jun 23, 2017 12:04PM

GM settles hundreds of ignition switch lawsuits

NEW YORK (Reuters) - General Motors Co has agreed to settle federal lawsuits by as many as 203 plaintiffs over defective ignition switches in its vehicles, a Friday court filing shows.

Jun 23, 2017 03:18PM

Anthem to pay record $115 million to settle U.S. lawsuits over data breach

(Reuters) - Anthem Inc , the largest U.S. health insurance company, has agreed to settle litigation over hacking in 2015 that compromised about 79 million people's personal information for $115 million, which lawyers said would be the largest settlement ever for a data breach.

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Feb 16, 2017 01:03PM

Feb 16, 2017 01:03PM

Wade to miss third straight game for Bulls

Dwyane Wade #3 of the Chicago Bulls moves against Wayne Ellington #2 of the Miami Heat at the United Center on January 27, 2017 in Chicago, IllinoisChicago Bulls shooting guard Dwyane Wade will miss his third consecutive NBA game Thursday against the Boston Celtics, this time with an illness after missing two with a wrist injury. The 35-year-old backcourt star, a three-time NBA champion with the Miami Heat and top scorer for the 2008 US Olympic gold medal squad, was absent from Thursday's practice. Wade, who joined the Bulls this season, will have another week to rest before Chicago takes the court again February 24 at home against Phoenix.

Feb 16, 2017 09:33AM

Time to shake up golf, head of European Tour says

BMW PGA ChampionshipBy Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Professional golf has long consisted of 72-hole tournaments played over four days - something that will have to change if the game wants to reach a new generation of fans, the head of the European Tour said. The tour's chief executive, Keith Pelley, has pledged to shake up the European circuit since taking over from George O'Grady in 2015, and a couple of innovative tournaments this year are part of that effort.

Feb 16, 2017 08:36AM

Fans call shots in futuristic football league

The Salt Lake Screaming Eagles take flight on Thursday as the normally low profile Indoor Football League offers a glimpse into the future of interactive sports. The expansion team's site, coach, logo, mascot, cheerleaders and players have already been chosen by fans, who will use an app to pick the Screaming Eagles' plays in real time when they meet the visiting Nebraska Danger at 8,000-seat Maverik Center. "That's the future of sports," club owner and co-founder of Project FANchise Sohrab Farudi told Reuters.

Feb 16, 2017 05:56AM

Rumford, Foster lead by a stroke in Super 6 event in Perth

Australian Brett Rumford and England's Mark Foster each carded a six-under-par 66 to take a share of the lead in the opening round at the inaugural World Super 6 tournament in Perth on Thursday. Twenty-one players were within two shots of the leaders at Perth's Lake Karrinyup Country Club in the unique event, tri-sanctioned by the PGA Tour of Australasia, Asian Tour and European Tour. Perth-native Rumford lost his European Tour playing card last year but began the 2017 campaign by finishing fifth at the Australian PGA Championship and was looking to continue his good form at home.

Feb 16, 2017 01:06AM

Kushners to back away from Marlins bid

Donald Trump Is Sworn In As 45th President Of The United States(Reuters) - The Kushner family, relatives of U.S. President Donald Trump through son-in-law Jared Kushner, said on Wednesday they will not pursue the purchase of the Miami Marlins if current owner Jeffrey Loria is nominated as U.S. ambassador to France. There were reports last week that the Kushner family were in talks to purchase the Marlins for $1.6 billion. ?Although the Kushners have made substantial progress in discussions for us to purchase the Marlins, recent reports suggest that Mr. Loria will soon be nominated by the President to be Ambassador to France,? the statement said.

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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.


Jun 24, 2017 04:53PM

Lonzo Ball, Ben Simmons early NBA Rookie of the Year favorites

The odds, which were released Friday, haveNo. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz as the third most-likely winner.


Jun 24, 2017 03:14PM

Is Haji Wright the U.S. soccer phenom to follow Christian Pulisic?

Visa issues behind him, the 19-year-old is ready for shot in German Bundesliga and with U.S. team


Jun 24, 2017 05:20PM

Robby Andrews upsets Olympic gold medalist Matt Centrowitz in 1,500 at U.S. championships

Andrews sprinted past the Olympic champ in the final straight to pull off the upset of the meet.


Jun 24, 2017 05:01PM

NCAA football helmets: Is style jeopardizing player safety?

The NCAA will study whether or not switching between helmets leads to more concussions.


Jun 24, 2017 08:25PM

LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals

Caleb Gilbert held LSU to two hits in 7 1/3 innings, Michael Papierski homered from both sides of the plate and LSU beat No. 1 national seed Oregon State 6-1 to reach the College World Series finals


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Jun 24, 2017 11:29PM

LA at 50? Dodger that! Kershaw schools Rox

The Dodgers got a solid start from ace Clayton Kershaw and took advantage of some wild Rockies pitching to cruise to a 4-0 victory on Saturday night at Dodger Stadium, becoming the second team in the Majors and first in the National League to reach 50 wins.

Jun 24, 2017 01:16PM

Star Spangled Buerhle: 9-yr.-old wows crowd

Star Spangled Buerhle: 9-yr.-old wows crowd

Jun 24, 2017 05:14PM

Three's company: HR history for A's rookie trio

A day of firsts for A's rookies will go in the record books. Matt Olson, Jaycob Brugman and Franklin Barreto all connected for their first career home runs during Saturday's 10-2 rout of the White Sox, helping righty Daniel Gossett secure his first Major League win.

Jun 25, 2017 06:35AM

Vargas first in MLB to 11 wins for red-hot KC

Left-hander Jason Vargas outdueled right-hander Marco Estrada for his MLB-leading 11th win as the Royals beat the Blue Jays, 3-2, on Saturday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium.

Jun 25, 2017 06:35AM

Managers Postgame: Melvin discusses A's win

Athletics manager Bob Melvin discusses Franklin Barreto's potential, his part in the first play of the game and his impressive at-bats.


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Jun 22, 2017 09:00PM

Short Rates Up, Long Rates Not

Kiplinger's latest forecast on interest rates.

Jun 22, 2017 09:00PM

HSAs Provide Stability and Solutions as Health Care Changes

Health Savings Accounts are not only good for consumers, they can help companies and maybe the health care system itself.

Jun 22, 2017 09:00PM

Rethink These 3 Financial Strategies Every Decade (or sooner!)

Big financial decisions should never be set in stone. You need to rethink these three plans you made years ago because you could be in a very different place now.

Jun 22, 2017 09:00PM

How Investors Can Get Out of a Low-Return Rut

A traditional stock-bond portfolio just might not hack it in the next few years, so retirement savers need to consider some outside-the-box investment strategies.

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Jun 23, 2017 02:18PM

Jun 23, 2017 01:08PM

How to Do a Job Analysis and Why It's Important

A job analysis details the tasks, responsibilities, and skills needed to perform a job. Here's why job analyses are important and how to prepare them.

Jun 23, 2017 09:54AM

3 Marketing Tactics Every Small Business Needs

When marketing your business, you need to do more than just attract customers. To be effective, you also need to focus on conversion and retention.

Jun 21, 2017 12:43PM

6 Tips for Successfully Starting a Business

You have a great idea and are ready to begin building your business, but how do you know where to start? Here are a few tips.

Jun 20, 2017 08:35PM

Starting a Consulting Business

Should you start a consulting business? Do you have a marketable expertise? Do you have the other skills necessary for running a successful business?

Jun 20, 2017 08:45AM

How to Save Time on Social Media

Use these 6 tips to manage the amount of time you spend working your social media sites while still maintaining a solid social presence for your customers.

Forbes: Business

Feb 23, 2017 12:37PM

Will BACE Inhibitors Help Alzheimer's Patients?

What is the likelihood of BACE inhibitors providing clinical value to Alzheimer?s patients? This question was originally answered on Quora by Robert Chen.

Feb 23, 2017 12:28PM

Will You Eat This Yeast-Made Cheese?

Can animal-free dairy become commonplace if today?s most common form of food technology?GMOs?is so vehemently vilified? Perfect Day hopes so.

Feb 23, 2017 12:17PM

How One Man Helped Found The Only BOMA Diversity Program In The Country

Reginald Ollie led BOMA/Chicago's diversity committee for over a decade.

Feb 23, 2017 12:15PM

Seattle's Emerald Mile Is Home To Many Marijuana Dispensaries

Seattle's Emerald Mile is home to several marijuana dispensaries, each with their own unique design.

Feb 23, 2017 12:09PM

Montana Radio Host Calls For Segregation of Native American School Basketball Teams

Native and non-Native teams unite against his demand, which is based on alleged incidents no one can confirm.

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Jun 25, 2017 05:06AM

Paid Line-Holders Find Worth In The Wait

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Robert Samuel about Same Ole Line Dudes, his line-waiting business, and what New Yorkers want but don't want to wait in line for.

Jun 25, 2017 05:06AM

Insurance Companies Concerned About The Future Of Medicaid Under GOP Plan

The Senate's healthcare bill would make big changes to the government's Medicaid program. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with John Baackes, CEO of L.A. Care Health Plan.

Jun 25, 2017 02:11AM

What Would Human Resources Do?: Some Advice For Trump As He Recruits And Staffs Up

Between President Trump being a newcomer to D.C. and a swirl of chaos, the White House is lagging behind other administrations in hiring. But experts NPR spoke to have some tips.

Jun 24, 2017 06:02AM

Some U.S. States Relax Restrictions On Cladding Suspected In Grenfell Tower Fire

Changes to building codes in some U.S. jurisdictions may allow the use of siding similar to that of Grenfell Tower in London. A fire at the apartment building killed at least 79 people last week.

Jun 24, 2017 05:01AM

Drone Company Leaders Meet With Trump To Ask For More Clarity On Rules

This week, U.S. drone companies met with President Trump to discuss industry regulations. NPR's Melissa Block talks with April Glaser of Recode about how these companies actually want more regulation.

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