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Dec 09, 2016 08:10PM

Dec 09, 2016 07:33PM

The Moneyologist: My father-in-law chose me as heir to his $2 million fortune ? leaving his wayward son out in the cold

This family?s black sheep was sidelined, but cleaned up his act.

Dec 09, 2016 05:45PM

Key Words: GOP strategist decries ?this phony outrage machine?

Republican strategist insists voters don?t care about Trump?s ongoing role with reality TV show ?Celebrity Apprentice? or the reimbursement of campaign spending at Trump properties.

Dec 09, 2016 04:58PM

The Wall Street Journal: Snapchat parent met with potential investors ahead of planned IPO

Executives at Snap Inc. have held a series of meetings with potential investors in recent weeks ahead of the virtual-messaging company?s hotly anticipated initial public offering, according to people familiar with the discussions.

Dec 09, 2016 04:39PM

Market Extra: Stock market?s velocity after Trump has Wall Street talking Dow 20,000?and beyond

Do I hear 20,000? 21,000? That?st the question investors are posing after Donald Trump?s postelection ebullience has stretched equity markets deeper into the record books since Nov. 8.

Dec 09, 2016 03:58PM

The U.S. pro soccer season is about to end, but the winter will be busy

The winter will be one of growth and change in the pro game ? and vital preparations for the U.S. men?s team.

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Dec 09, 2016 02:42PM

Stocks soar as year-end rally gains steam

Not even an expected rate hike from Fed next week slows stocks' record-breaking run


Dec 09, 2016 11:20AM

For Millennials, is the American Dream dead?

Today's young adults are increasingly less likely to earn more than their parents.


Dec 09, 2016 11:29AM

Ex-Ford CEO Alan Mulally in mix for Trump Secretary of State job

Mulally helped Ford avoid bankruptcy and reinvent itself on a global stage.


Dec 09, 2016 11:48AM

U.S. forcing Takata recall to speed up

The recall is replacing defective air bags made by Japanese auto supplier Takata.


Dec 09, 2016 01:25PM

What should you do with extra $100? Here's what financial experts suggest

If you scrounge up a spare $100, here's the smartest options to make the most of your money


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Dec 09, 2016 06:10PM

Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox bids $14 billion for UK's Sky

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has struck a preliminary deal to buy the 61 percent of British pay-TV firm Sky Plc it does not already own for around $14 billion, five years after a political scandal wrecked a previous bid.

Dec 09, 2016 06:20PM

Hawkish Fed a potential speed bump for stock bulls

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Next week's Federal Reserve meeting and possible signals on the pace of rate hikes for next year could pose the biggest risk yet to the rally the U.S. stock market has seen since last month's presidential election.

Dec 10, 2016 01:43AM

OPEC, Russia see smooth road to global deal on output cut

VIENNA (Reuters) - Russia and Saudi Arabia said they expect OPEC and non-OPEC producers to reach an agreement on Saturday to curtail oil output and prop up prices in the first such joint move since 2001.

Dec 09, 2016 11:58AM

Coke CEO Muhtar Kent hands reins to Quincey in widely expected move

(Reuters) - Coca-Cola Co said on Friday that Muhtar Kent would step aside as chief executive next year and be replaced by James Quincey, a company veteran credited with several recent changes to help the company cut its dependence on sugary drinks.

Dec 09, 2016 02:19PM

U.S. agency concerned about destroyed, lost phones in VW probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. agency involved in settlement talks with Volkswagen AG over its diesel emissions scandal has raised concerns about nearly two dozen mobile phones destroyed or lost by the German carmaker.

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Dec 10, 2016 02:39AM

Dec 10, 2016 02:39AM

Golf - Unheralded Brazel grabs share of lead with Cabrera Bello

Golf - DP World Tour championshipUnheralded Australian Sam Brazel shot a three-under 67 to grab a share of the lead with playing partner Rafa Cabrera Bello after the third round of the Hong Kong Open at Fanling on Saturday. Ranked 480th in the world, Brazel soared up the leaderboard with three birdies on the back nine as Spaniard Cabrera Bello, who had led by three strokes overnight, endured a roller-coaster even par round at the European Tour co-sanctioned event. Playing in the final group of the day, Cabrera Bello and Brazel strode down the par-four 18th fairway tied after both found the green safely with their second shots.

Dec 10, 2016 01:23AM

Rose concedes Hong Kong Open golf title, focuses on 'rehab'

Justin Rose has waved goodbye to the Hong Kong Open title, saying he was trating this year's event as "rehab" for a bad backJustin Rose admitted his Hong Kong Open title defence was all but over on Saturday and said he was treating the $2 million tournament as "rehab" for a painful back injury. Rose displayed signs of discomfort during his round but he said he was feeling his way back to fitness after pulling out of last week's Hero World Challenge with the back problem. "I'm out here doing my job, the physios out here have been great, the gym facilities at the hotel have been great.

Dec 10, 2016 12:36AM

Anthony's 33 points lift Knicks to win in Sacramento

Carmelo Anthonybecame the 29th player in NBA history to reach 23,000 points, taking his career total to 23,024Carmelo Anthony capped a tense week with a milestone night, pouring in 33 points to lead the New York Knicks to a 103-100 NBA victory over the Kings in Sacramento. Jackson told CBS Sports Network in an interview that aired on Tuesday that Anthony's tendency to hold the ball too long slows the team's offense.

Dec 09, 2016 11:54PM

Westbrook's seventh triple-double can't save Thunder

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook (pictured) has inscribed his name alongside that of Michael Jordan with a seventh straight triple-doubleRussell Westbrook's seventh straight triple-double put him in rare company, but it couldn't lift the Oklahoma City Thunder past the Houston Rockets. Westbrook on Friday scored 27 points, handed out 10 assists and pulled down 10 rebounds to become the first player since Chicago Bulls icon Michael Jordan in 1989 to notch seven consecutive triple-doubles. Guard Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 17 points and Ryan Anderson chipped in 14.

Dec 09, 2016 11:13PM

Record-equalling Howell scorches into Hong Kong Open contention

David Howell shot a record-equalling 63 at the Hong Kong Open, December 10, 2016David Howell came from nowhere to shoot a record-equalling 63 at the Hong Kong Open Saturday, as the former Ryder Cup player rediscovered long-lost form to surge up the leaderboard. The 41-year-old world number 228, who defeated then world number one Tiger Woods to win the inaugural HSBC Champions in Shanghai in 2005, scorched to seven-under at par-70 Fanling to put himself in contention. Howell, who matched the course record held jointly by Chris Wood and Lucas Bjerregaard, arrived at the European Tour 2017 season-opener after taking six weeks off to recover from a foot injury.

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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.


Dec 09, 2016 11:35PM

In their own words: Why Army vs. Navy is so special

Former captains from series in 1990s share their stories.


Dec 09, 2016 04:38PM

The 10 college football coaches who did the best job in 2016

Nick Saban, Urban Meyer and others were among the group that has the best performances.


Dec 10, 2016 12:08AM

Not enough: Thunder lose despite Westbrook's seventh straight triple-double

Russell Westbrook in on the NBA's longest triple-double streak in 27 years.


Dec 09, 2016 11:05PM

LeBron James moves into 9th on all-time scoring list as Cavs pound Heat

LeBron James passed Elvin Hayes for ninth place all time to lead Cavs to 114-84 rout of Heat.


Dec 09, 2016 11:58PM

AP: FAU pursuing Lane Kiffin for head coach job

Kiffin has been frequently mentioned for other jobs.


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Dec 09, 2016 07:00PM

Ed-when? One of these 10 should dig dEEp

How is a slugger like Edwin Encarnacion still available? His market seems to have collapsed, and that means some team is going to get a fantastic slugger.

Dec 09, 2016 06:30PM

In need of more work: 10 contenders with holes

The Hot Stove will keep burning for weeks to come, and these are the 10 biggest holes contending teams still need to fill this offseason.

Dec 09, 2016 10:47AM

Birds of a feather: Fowler a perfect fit for Cardinals

The negotiations between Dexter Fowler and the Cardinals were nearing the home stretch this week when general manager John Mozeliak wanted to call the center fielder he was courting from the Winter Meetings. Fowler did not answer his phone, however.

Dec 09, 2016 11:23AM

Giolito excited to join White Sox talent haul

Lucas Giolito,'s No. 1 pitching prospect, is excited about what awaits after being traded from Washington to Chicago. "It's amazing to be coming over to the White Sox with a bunch of young talent," he said on Friday.

Dec 09, 2016 06:04PM

Foe finish: Free agents who signed with rivals

When Dexter Fowler exchanged Cubs blue for Cardinals red Friday, he became the latest in a long line of Major Leaguers to move from rival to rival in free agency.


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Dec 08, 2016 10:00PM

Make Last-Minute Charitable Gifts Work for You

Guidelines for retirees on smart ways to make donations at the end of the year.

Dec 08, 2016 10:00PM

5 Financial Moves You'll Regret When You Retire

These unwise money moves could have lasting repercussions.

Dec 08, 2016 10:00PM

Protect Your Nest Egg From a Volatile Market

As you approach retirement, you need to be more aware of sequence risk and adjust your portfolio accordingly.

Dec 08, 2016 10:00PM

Retirees, Save on Taxes With This RMD-to-Charity Alternative

Figuring out which RMD strategy will produce the best payoff can be complicated, but also quite valuable.

Dec 08, 2016 10:00PM

4 Steps to Finding the Best Funds for You

It's a big fund universe out there; here's how to narrow down your choices.

Business Know How
Dec 09, 2016 07:06PM

Dec 09, 2016 06:51PM

How to Handle Unethical Client Requests

What should you do when your client or boss asks you to do something that's illegal or unethical? Here's what to do and why.

Dec 09, 2016 06:47PM

How to Handle Client Misunderstandings and Miscommunication

Misunderstandings and miscommunication are bound to happen with clients. Here are three areas to address when clearing up a problem with your client.

Dec 06, 2016 11:10AM

How to Turn Holiday Shoppers Into Year-Round Customers

How can you get holiday shoppers to come back after the seasonal rush is over? These tips can help you turn them into repeat, loyal customers.

Dec 05, 2016 09:10AM

How to Funnel the Sale in a Digital Age

Your sales funnel is large at the top and narrow at the bottom, right? Not anymore, according to the author of Digital Selling. Here's how a sales funnel works in today's digital age.

Dec 03, 2016 07:46PM

Customer Aftercare: How to Spend Less and Sell More

With a customer aftercare plan in place, you will create loyal customers that buy from you again and again.

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Dec 10, 2016 01:06AM

2016 Forbes China Best CEOs List (Full List)

Here?s the full list of China?sBest CEOs published in the latest edition of Forbes China, the Chinese-language edition of Forbes: (Click here for an introduction) Yi Zheng, Hithink Royal Flush Information Network Zhou Yibing, Digital China Information Service Zheng Yuying, Zhejiang Longsheng Auto Parts Li Jun, Shenzhen Infogem Technologies Ru Jiyong, [...]

Dec 09, 2016 11:41PM

OPEC, Russian Oil Cut Deal Pushes Up Asian Natural Gas Prices

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices increased this week on the back of the OPEC oil production deal reached on November 30. However, given the on-going LNG supply glut, the upward tick in prices could be temporary. In Asia, most natural gas in imported as LNG, and often used to generate electricity.

Dec 09, 2016 08:32PM

Fantasy Football: Top Sleeper Wide Receivers To Play In Week 14

It's Fantasy Football Week 14. With countless injuries and bye weeks tarnishing rosters, here are some sleeper wide receivers that have the potential to thrive this week.

Dec 09, 2016 08:17PM

Godspeed John Glenn: Astronaut, Senator, American Class Act

Anyone can ride in a spaceship or serve as a politician, but class is rare. Glenn had class -- something that seems sorely lacking in this crassest of American eras. Cartoon by Ted Rall.

Dec 09, 2016 08:17PM

Tributes To Those We Lost In 2016

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Dec 09, 2016 07:06PM

Trump Transition Asks Energy Dept. Which Employees Work On Climate Change

The president-elect's team has sent 74 questions to the federal agency, including many about climate-change-focused personnel and programs. The department's lawyers are examining the request.

Dec 09, 2016 02:40PM

Economists Chart 'Index Of The American Dream' In 'The New York Times'

New economic research shows Americans are no longer as likely to make more than their parents did at the same age. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to New York Times columnist David Leonhardt about what he calls the "Index of the American Dream."

Dec 09, 2016 02:33PM

Washington State Dairy Workers Challenge Their Exemption From Overtime Pay

The dairy industry runs 24/7, but federal law excludes its workers from overtime pay. A new class-action lawsuit in Washington state is the latest challenge to that law.

Dec 09, 2016 12:39PM

U.S. Kids Far Less Likely To Out-Earn Their Parents, As Inequality Grows

"It's basically a coin flip as to whether you'll do better than your parents," a Stanford economist says.

Dec 09, 2016 12:13PM

Trump's Continued Ties To 'Celebrity Apprentice' Raise More Conflict Questions

The disclosure of the president-elect's involvement on the NBC show instantly raised questions on twin grounds ? that it could serve as a distraction and represent one more conflict of interest.

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