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MarketWatch
Feb 25, 2017 06:29AM

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Feb 25, 2017 06:29AM

BookWatch: These are the 4 most important things parents should teach kids about money

Beth Kobliner?s rules for turning your child into a financial genius

Feb 25, 2017 06:27AM

Your retirement may not be so horrible after all

A surprising number of people feel great about their retirement prospects, according to one study, but it?s important to back up that good feeling with lots of money.

Feb 25, 2017 06:25AM

When does daylight-saving time start?

It?s almost time to spring ahead.

Feb 25, 2017 06:01AM

Market Snapshot: Why the stock market?s narrow trading range isn?t worrying Wall Street yet

This week the Dow Jones Industrial Average did something it hasn?t done in 10 years ? it has stayed within a 1% trading band for 53 sessions in a row. While this has sparked some concerns that the stock market is running out of energy, the absence of wide swings do not necessarily augur the demise of the record-setting rally of the past few months.

Feb 25, 2017 05:55AM

The Real ?La La Land? ? why some struggling actresses reject the Oscar-nominated film

These Hollywood hopefuls reveal a less glamorous side to the entertainment industry.

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:26:58 -0500

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Feb 24, 2017 06:11PM

Wall Street edges higher to give Dow 11th straight record

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street edged higher on Friday, with the Dow extending its streak of record-setting gains to 11 days, as increases in utilities and other safety plays outweighed declines in financials.

Feb 24, 2017 10:46AM

U.S. new home sales rebound; consumer sentiment dips

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New U.S. single-family home sales rose less than expected in January, likely held back by heavy rains and flooding in California, but continued to point to a strengthening housing market despite higher prices and mortgage rates.

Feb 24, 2017 09:55AM

J.C. Penney holiday quarter sales drop, to shut 130-140 stores

(Reuters) - Department store operator J.C. Penney Co Inc reported a bigger-than-expected drop in same-store sales for the holiday quarter citing weak demand and competition from online retailers, sending shares down to more than a year low.

Feb 24, 2017 02:04PM

Ghosts of past tech IPOs could haunt Snap's performance

(Reuters) - Snap Inc appears set to make a splash next week with the biggest tech stock debut since Facebook Inc, but history suggests investors shut out of the initial public offering would be better off waiting a bit to chase this unicorn on the open market.

Feb 24, 2017 06:13PM

Alphabet's self-driving car unit sues Uber with trade theft charge

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Waymo self-driving car unit sued Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] and its autonomous trucking subsidiary Otto on Thursday over allegations of theft of its confidential and proprietary sensor technology.

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Yahoo - Sports
Feb 16, 2017 01:03PM

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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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Golf
Monday, December 08, 2014 | 05:22:03 PM EST

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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.


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Baseball
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:42:12 EDT

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Feb 24, 2017 09:00PM

Screen savor: Full slate, 7 games to watch!

For the first time this year all 30 Major League clubs will be in action today with a full slate of games in both the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues. Seven of them will be on MLB.TV.

Feb 24, 2017 02:12PM

Better than Cespedes? Cuban phenom wowing scouts

Luis Robert Moirant, 19, known in international baseball circles as Luis Robert, is a 6-foot-3, 205-pound outfielder from Cuba. The teenager has emerged as the most intriguing and talented prospect on the international market.

Feb 24, 2017 09:38PM

Big-time weekend awaits on MLB.TV

MLB.TV, the world's longest-running and most successful live streaming sports product, is returning for its 15th-anniversary year this weekend, and the first action continues with seven live games today and another eight on Sunday -- including a relaxed rematch of the most recent World Series.

Feb 24, 2017 03:28PM

Judge's scoreboard HR offers peek at ceiling

The first home run of Spring Training 2017 belongs to the Yankees' Didi Gregorius, who went deep on the first pitch he saw in Friday's Grapefruit League opener against the Phillies.

Feb 24, 2017 04:16PM

Greinke throws live BP, feels 'OK'

D-backs ace Zack Greinke faced hitters for the first time Friday as he threw about 20 pitches in a live batting practice session. "I felt OK," Greinke said. "Everything was coming out of my fingers pretty good. It was pretty sharp. Command was OK. Everything was OK."

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Kiplinger
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:10:03 GMT

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Feb 23, 2017 10:00PM

Mortgage Interest Tax Deductions May Get Extra Scrutiny This Year

A newly designed Form 1098 gives the IRS more information, so be prepared to defend your deduction.

Feb 23, 2017 10:00PM

5 Common Roadblocks That Can Shut Down Retirement Success

When it comes to preparing for retirement, the devil is in the details. Just one slip-up can derail your plans.

Feb 23, 2017 10:00PM

The Best Investment You Can Make Isn't in Your 401(k)

Investing in yourself, through classes, career building, networking and just plain taking care of yourself, can pay off more in the long run than anything else.


Business Know How
Feb 24, 2017 03:22PM

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Feb 24, 2017 02:53PM

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Small Business Web Host

Don't know where to turn for a web host for your business website? Here's what you need to know to choose the web host that's right for your business.

Feb 24, 2017 02:51PM

Choosing Web Hosting and Web Design Services

Web hosting and web design services - how to choose the right one. Understand what's involved so you don't pay more than you need to.

Feb 24, 2017 12:01PM

Will You Survive the Job-Loss Tsunami?

There is a coming automation boom that will cost millions of jobs and lead to unprecedented unemployment. Be sure your business is prepared for what is to come.

Feb 24, 2017 11:16AM

Human Resources Trends for 2017

Human resources departments are facing changes and adjusting to expectations of new generations of workers. Here are the HR trends anticipated for the coming year.

Feb 21, 2017 11:51AM

12 Point Checklist for Successful Negotiations

Do sales negotiations make you nervous? Put yourself at ease and increase the likelihood of a successful outcome with this negotiation checklist.


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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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NPR
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:33:00 -0500

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Feb 25, 2017 04:33AM

Kuwait Celebration At Trump Hotel Raises Conflict Of Interest Questions

Kuwait is celebrating its national day at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. The ambassador rejects suggestions that Kuwait is trying to curry favor with President Trump.

Feb 24, 2017 06:17PM

Episode 756: The Bees Go To California

Early every year, 30 billion bees make their way across the country to California's Central Valley. Here's why.

Feb 24, 2017 03:29PM

FCC Chairman Goes After His Predecessor's Internet Privacy Rules

The new telecom chief is moving to halt one part of the sweeping rules for Internet service providers, which were passed last year in part based on "net neutrality" regulations.

Feb 24, 2017 02:34PM

Manufacturing CEOs Face Challenges Training Workers In High-Tech Jobs

At a meeting with President Trump Thursday, manufacturing CEOs talked about the challenge of finding workers qualified to do the high-tech jobs that are available. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Mark Muro, senior fellow with the Brookings Institution's Metropolitan Policy Program, about what's wrong with existing training programs for manufacturing jobs.

Feb 24, 2017 09:38AM

Google Spinoff Sues Uber, Saying Leader Of Autonomous Vehicle Unit Stole Key Designs

Waymo, the company that began as Google's self-driving-car project, says a former manager "took extraordinary efforts to raid Waymo's design server and then conceal his activities."

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