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AMD is about to wander into a minefield
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Advanced Micro Devices Inc. earnings will serve as an important indicator on whether the semiconductor outlook is truly weak for the March-ending quarter or whether it's just weak for certain...
Is Google’s ‘phenomenal’ fiscal run about to end?
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A phenomenal fiscal year for Alphabet Inc. is about to close, and there are concerns that the future isn't as rosy.
'There's a half-life to these protests and boycotts,' said Columbia University marketing professor Mark Cohen, referring to people canceling their Spotify subscriptions.
Healthcare, the nation's fastest-growing industry, could be next in the push for laws to expand gig work.
Gas emitted from stoves and ovens is not only potentially dangerous to health, but is believed to be aggravating the climate crisis more than thought: study.
The crypto platform is teaming up with James's I Promise School to educate students on cryptocurrency and blockchain
Caterpillar stock suffers biggest selloff in 14 months as margin, cost disappointments offset big earnings beat
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Shares of Caterpillar Inc. took a dive Friday, as surging costs and a disappointing outlook on profit margins overshadowed a big quarterly earnings beat.
‘No one is above the law’: Oil tycoon tried to stiff his ex-wife in a bitter divorce — now he’s going to prison for tax evasion
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Todd Kozel of Gulf Keystone Petroleum hid millions in offshore and out of his ex-wife’s reach, but failed to pay taxes on it, prosecutors said.
That’s right, climate change can be linked to this nor’easter (the bombogenesis, if you prefer)
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A warmer Earth will only increase weather extremes, even if overall snowfall declines, atmospheric scientists say.
Here are the odds you’ll outlive your money
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‘Kiss her hiney.’ West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice shows Bette Midler where to pucker up for his pup
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Justice picked up Babydog and flashed her rear end for emphasis during his State of the State address on Thursday
Crypto collapse has ‘echoes of the subprime crash,’ says Nobel laureate: Risks ‘disproportionately’ fall on those ‘who don’t know what they are getting into’
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Economist Paul Krugman, a Nobel-Prize winner and a longtime crypto skeptic, said he is seeing “uncomfortable parallels” between crypto and the subprime crisis.
Cryptocurrency advocates are raising alarms about two seperate policy changes brewing in Washington, D.C.
Visa stock shoots toward best day in nearly two years amid optimism on travel spending
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Shares of Visa Inc. are surging Friday after the payments giant delivered an earnings report that offered a confident view on the prospects for a continued rebound in travel spending.
This is unusual: Danielle Collins will play in the Australian Open final without a shoe or clothing sponsorship
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Collins's sponsorship with New Balance ended last summer, though she does have a deal with a wealth advisory firm.
Biden sanctions plan targets Russian banks, companies and imports if Ukraine is invaded
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The Biden administration is narrowing its targets for a barrage of economic sanctions against Russia if it attacks Ukraine—hitting major Russian banks, state companies and needed imports, though the...
How companies’ business models put workers in a ‘low-wage trap’ — and how to break the cycle
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Weekend reads: Robinhood’s bad news — and a bit of good news
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Robinhood stock hits a ‘floor’ and bounces sharply, as analysts cut price targets but still see ‘plenty to be excited about’
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Shares of Robinhood Markets Inc. bounced sharply Friday off a record low, as some analysts saw the trading app's disappointing fourth-quarter results as a temporary negative ebb to a coming "notable...
The filings sided with Epic Games Inc., maker of the popular Fortnite game, that is appealing a ruling in its antitrust lawsuit against Apple AAPL that allows the iPhone maker to continue some...
Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari said Friday that he expects the FOMC to raise its policy interest rate in mid-March.
America’s most popular housing markets have an inflation problem
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People from all across the country are flocking to these cities to reduce their cost of living — and driving up prices in the process.
Clients’ meme-stock negligence lawsuit against Robinhood thrown out by federal judge in Florida
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Robinhood Markets Inc. has scored another victory in its legal battles with customers upset about the brokerage’s handling of last year’s meme-stock trading frenzy.
World hits milestone of 10 billion COVID vaccine doses administered, but less than 10% of people in low-income countries have had a first jab
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The world reached a COVID-19 vaccination milestone Friday of 10 billion doses administered globally, according to Our World in Data, but wealthier countries account for the vast majority, while poorer...
Church & Dwight reported fourth-quarter earnings, announced a 4% dividend increase and has a lineup of new products and investments planned for 2022
White House can’t even get good news right
Today 10:12 EST
The University of Michigan’s gauge of consumer sentiment fell to a final January reading of 67.2 , down from an initial reading of 68.8 and well below December's number of 70.6.
Value stocks tend to be beat growth stocks when inflation accelerates — but the usual explanation is completely flawed
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Dow stumbles nearly 300 points lower after brief rise and stocks broadly sink Friday, despite upbeat Apple results
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U.S. stock indexes trade mostly lower Monday morning, even after strong results from Apple, as Wall Street aims to cap another ugly week with losses.