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May 22, 2018 12:19AM

May 22, 2018 12:11AM

WWE shares skyrocket on report of $1 billion deal with Fox

Like a victorious wrestler preening on the top rope, shares of World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. climbed more than 12% Monday following a report that the entertainment giant had snagged a five-year television deal with Fox worth more than $1 billion.

May 22, 2018 12:08AM

The Wall Street Journal: Sony to buy Mubadala?s stake in EMI Music for about $2.3 billion

Sony Corp. has agreed to buy Mubadala Investment Co.?s stake in EMI Music Publishing, which owns or administers over 2 million songs.

May 22, 2018 12:06AM

The Wall Street Journal: U.S., China near deal that would ease off ZTE ban

The U.S. and China have agreed on the broad outline of a deal to settle the controversy over Chinese telecom giant ZTE Corp., according to people with knowledge of the matter in both countries, as the two sides work toward an agreement to ease trade tensions.

May 22, 2018 12:03AM

The Wall Street Journal: Stacey Cunningham set to become first woman to lead New York Stock Exchange

The New York Stock Exchange is set to get its first female leader in its 226-year history.

May 21, 2018 11:47PM

Futures Movers: Oil prices hover at 3 1/2-year highs on global supply worries

Oil prices were pushing higher on Tuesday as investors fretted over global supplies, with the possibility of sanctions hanging over Venezuela and Iran.

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May 21, 2018 10:58AM

Boomerang kids 101: How to handle money when your adult children move back home

The boomerang generation includes about one-third of Americans between the ages of 18 to 34. Some have returned to the nest after college others never moved out. Parents and adult children need set expectations about rent and other financial matters.


May 21, 2018 12:55PM

Sears gets $425M boost from Citi credit card deal that also boosts shopper benefits

Department-store chain Sears Holdings is getting a much-needed injection of $425 million in an upgraded credit-card deal with Citi. The arrangement includes upgraded point benefits for Shop Your Way Mastercard cardmembers.


May 21, 2018 11:31AM

Big winners on 'Fortune 500' list: Walmart; Exxon Mobil; Amazon

For the sixth year in a row, Walmart grabbed the top spot in "Fortune" magazine's Fortune 500 ranking of the largest U.S. corporations. Exxon Mobil took second. Amazon moved into the top 10.


May 21, 2018 02:08PM

GE Transportation, Wabtec Corp. merge in $11 billion deal

GE Transportation, the company's train engine division, will merge with railroad manufacturing firm Wabtec in an $11 billion deal, a major move in GE CEO John Flannery’s mission to streamline the Boston-based conglomerate.


May 21, 2018 12:44PM

U.S. Postal Service announces first-ever scratch and sniff stamp with popsicle scent

The U.S. Postal Service stamps will feature a watercolor illustration of two popsicles


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May 21, 2018 11:44PM

Strong dollar hits Asian share markets, oil surges

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares skidded on Tuesday as a strong dollar sapped demand for emerging market assets while surging oil prices stoked concerns about a flare-up in inflation and faster U.S. interest rate increases.

May 21, 2018 04:22PM

Tesla Model 3 fails to get Consumer Reports nod due to 'big flaws'

(Reuters) - Influential U.S. magazine Consumer Reports will not recommend Tesla Inc's Model 3 sedan, saying on Monday it braked slower than a full-sized pickup truck, taking the shine off a day of gains for shares in Elon Musk's electric car company.

May 21, 2018 02:39PM

GE to merge transportation unit with Wabtec in $11.1 billion deal

(Reuters) - General Electric Co announced a $11.1 billion deal on Monday to merge its transportation business with U.S. rail equipment manufacturer Wabtec Corp , with GE and its shareholders owning just over half of the combined business.

May 21, 2018 11:05PM

As Zuckerberg heads to Brussels, British lawmakers ask for answers

LONDON, May 22 (Reuters) - British lawmakers want their European counterparts to quiz Facebook FB.O CEO Mark Zuckerberg about a scandal over improper use of millions of Facebook users' data, as he will not give evidence in London himself.

May 21, 2018 11:33PM

Sony to become world's No.1 music publisher with $2.3 billion EMI deal

TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp said on Tuesday it would pay about $2.3 billion to gain control of EMI, becoming the world's biggest music publisher in an industry that has found new life in streaming services.

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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.


May 21, 2018 11:12PM

LeBron James scores 44 as Cavs hold off feisty Celtics to even series 2-2

LeBron James scored 44 points for the Cavs in Game 4 to send the series back to Boston tied 2-2.


May 21, 2018 11:14PM

Cleveland Cavaliers coach Ty Lue couldn't believe how old Kyle Korver is

At 37, Kyle Korver's contributions in Game 4 belied his age and impressed his coach, so much so that Ty Lue appeared to forget just how old Korver is.


May 21, 2018 09:54PM

Capitals come up big, force Game 7 with 3-0 win against Lightning

T.J. Oshie scores twice as Washington Capitals beat Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of Eastern Conference final.


May 21, 2018 09:19PM

Phillies' Gabe Kapler: Jorge Alfaro and Pudge Rodriguez are 'neck-and-neck, at worst'

Philadelphia Phillies manager Gabe Kapler was effusive with praise for catcher Jorge Alfaro, whose athleticism behind the plate drew a comparison to Hall of Famer Pudge Rodriguez.


May 21, 2018 09:22PM

How Olympian Adam Rippon won 'Dancing with the Stars' beating Tonya Harding, Josh Norman

From the start Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon clearly was going to win the special all-athletes DWTS. He beat Tonya Harding and Josh Norman.


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May 21, 2018 09:41PM

Yanks hit 5 HRs in historic win over Texas

The most potent lineup in the big leagues continued to slug at a historic pace on Monday, with the Yankees cracking another five homers in a 10-5 slugfest victory over the Rangers at Globe Life Park. Texas displayed power as well, with three long balls, but they weren't enough in the series opener.

May 21, 2018 09:29PM

Bryce, Soto, Reynolds (2) hit HRs in rout of SD

Juan Soto, Bryce Harper and Mark Reynolds (twice) homered to back Gio Gonzalez's seven strong innings, as the Nationals took care of the Padres in the series opener. San Diego starter Robbie Erlin struggled to the tune of six runs over his four innings, although Franmil Reyes hit his first career home run for the Friars.

May 21, 2018 08:27PM

Alfaro shows off incredible arm on 3 sweet plays

Phillies catcher Jorge Alfaro popped up from behind home plate, tossed aside his mask, scurried to retrieve the ball several feet away, spun and fired a throw to first baseman Carlos Santana to end Monday night's 3-0 victory over the Braves at Citizens Bank Park.

May 21, 2018 09:49PM

Machado Show leads O's to win in Chicago

Manny Machado, Mark Trumbo and Adam Jones all homered for the Orioles and sparked a 3-2 victory over the White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field. Brad Brach notched his seventh save of the season, as Andrew Cashner (2-5) picked up the win.

May 21, 2018 09:40PM

O'Neill's HR aids Mikolas' 1st career shutout

Tyler O'Neill hit his third homer in three games -- a three-run shot that capped a four-run third inning -- and he added an RBI double as the Cardinals cruised past the Royals in the I-70 Series opener. Matt Carpenter added a solo homer to back starter Miles Mikolas, who improved to 6-0 with his first career shutout. Royals starter Ian Kennedy labored in that pivotal third inning and gave up nine hits and five runs.


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Oct 26, 2017 09:00PM

8 Ways to Escape a Dying Industry

Strategies to successfully exit a career going the way of the dinosaur.

Oct 26, 2017 09:00PM

11 Best Health Care Stocks to Buy

Oct 26, 2017 09:00PM

The Economy Is on a Roll

Kiplinger's latest forecast for the GDP growth rate

Oct 26, 2017 09:00PM

Earnings Calendar, Week of Oct. 30 - Nov. 3, 2017 (FB, AAPL, SBUX)

Check out our weekly earnings calendar and read the latest quarterly earnings previews.

Business Know How
May 21, 2018 11:18AM

May 21, 2018 11:08AM

Where to Find Business Ideas

Finding the right business idea can seem impossible, yet new businesses spring up everyday. Here's where people get their ideas from.

May 21, 2018 10:55AM

How to Start a Business

Start your business the right way with this 5-step small business startup guide. It covers self-analysis, research planning, startup tasks and opening your doors for business.

May 21, 2018 10:50AM

Business Ideas: 309 Types of Small Businesses to Start

Looking for business ideas for starting your own small business? Here is a list of 309 business startup ideas plus tips on how to choose the best type of business for you, personally, to start.

May 19, 2018 12:04PM

Business Start Up Checklist

This business start-up checklist takes the mystery out of starting a small business. It lists the steps you need to take to properly set up and get a new business started.

May 16, 2018 08:39AM

36 Low-Cost Ways To Promote Your Business

36 low cost ways to promote and advertise your business. Proven marketing strategies and low-cost advertising methods for small business and home business owners.

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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Nov 07, 2017 03:02AM

Ronan Farrow On 'Harvey Weinstein's Army Of Spies'

Mary Louise Kelly talks to Ronan Farrow, whose article in The New Yorker says that Harvey Weinstein hired people to track actresses and journalists to prevent abuse allegations from surfacing.

Nov 07, 2017 03:02AM

United Says Goodbye To Its Last Boeing 747 With A Final Flight

The Boeing jumbo jet, once known as the "Queen of the sky" made its debut in 1970 and ushered in the glory days of wide-body air travel.

Nov 06, 2017 02:49PM

Understanding How Trump Does Business And Who He Does It With

One of President Trump's signature projects during his days as a businessman was Trump SoHo in Manhattan. Now the Mueller investigation is reportedly looking into the finances of that project, developed by a firm called Bayrock. NPR's Embedded podcast looked at the checkered history of the Bayrock Group and one of its key figures, Felix Sater.

Nov 06, 2017 12:44PM

The Paradise Papers: Revelations Spring From Leaked Records Of World's Wealthy

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, Queen Elizabeth and a key ally to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau are among the rich and powerful whose offshore financial dealings are being scrutinized.

Nov 06, 2017 09:06AM

A Look Inside The Paradise Papers

The documents contain a slew of details about some of the richest and most powerful people and companies.

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