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Dow, S&P Soar to All-Time Highs for 12th Time Since Election Day

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:30:00 GMT

U.S. equities closed sharply higher on Wednesday as the Dow and S&P hit new record highs.


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Trump's Cabinet Picks Top $14B (and Counting)

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:18:00 GMT

Donald Trump is stocking his White House with fellow billionaires.President-elect Trump's nominee for Education Secretary, Elisabeth DeVos, prepares for a meeting with Republican Senate Majority Leader from Kentucky Mitch McConnell in the US Capitol in Washington, DC, USA, 01 December 2016. DeVos, a billionaire from Michigan, is the daughter-in-law of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos.Todd Ricketts, co-owner of the Chicago Cubs.President-elect Trump's nominee for Education Secretary, Elisabeth DeVos, is the daughter-in-law of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos.Wilbur Ross, President-elect Donald Trump's choice for Commerce Secretary.Steven Mnuchin, Trump's pick for Secretary of the Treasury.Ben Carson, Trump's pick for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.Former Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao.Tom Price, Trump's pick for Secretary of Health and Human Services.U.S. Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions.Linda McMahon, former CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment, speaks to reporters at Trump Tower, Nov. 30, in New York City.


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Pfizer Fined $100M for Hiking Drug Price 2,600% in U.K.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:26:00 GMT

Pfizer and Flynn Pharma charged 'excessive and unfair prices' for the drug used by 48,000 people in Britain, regulators said.A sign for Pfizer pharmaceuticals companyA sign for Pfizer pharmaceuticals company


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Got a HELOC? Your Monthly Bill Is About to Get Much Bigger

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:29:00 GMT

Interest rates are up, and while most homeowners today have fixed-rate mortgages, millions of them also have HELOC, which are suddenly rising.


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Sex and Which City? The Best and Worst Places for Singles

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:48:00 GMT

You may be looking for love in all the wrong places — literally. A new report says it's not you, it's where you live.A couple kisses while riding the subway in New York June. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson


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Yes, You Can Post That Negative Online Review, Says Congress

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:17:00 GMT

Congress has reaffirmed your right to post truthful negative reviews about a hotel, restaurant, or service — even if you signed an agreement.The Yelp logoYelp users flooded this Catskill Mountains hotel with terrible reviews after its gag clause was revealed.


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Here Are the Best Times to Go Holiday Shopping

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 20:44:00 GMT

If you're looking for a less stressful in-store experience this holiday season, you may want to brush up your shopping schedule.Women shop for handbags at Macy's Herald Square store during the early opening of the Black Friday sales in Manhattan. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly


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Will Trump Quash Burgeoning Zero-Emission Fuel-Cell Technology?

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:23:00 GMT

Several car makers are betting hydrogen can clean up the nation's heavy-duty truck fleet — but will climate-change-skeptic Trump kill their plans?A close-up of Toyota's fuel cell technology.Nikola Motor Co. is one of several manufacturers betting hydrogen can clean up the nation’s heavy-duty truck fleet — responsible for about 20 percent of the sector's greenhouse gases.Tokyo is hoping to have 100 fuel-cell technology buses on the roads in time for the 2020 Olympics.


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Oxymoron? Prepaid Cards Get Overdraft Fee Rules

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:02:00 GMT

Prepaid debit cards can work more like checking accounts, for better and for worse.72 percent of unbanked prepaid debit card users said they use them to avoid overdraft fees. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson


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Record Number of Companies Have LGBTQ-Inclusive Policies

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:52:00 GMT

The Corporate Equality Index, released by the Human Rights Campaign, had a record number of companies with a perfect score for LGBTQ-inclusivity.Apple was one company that received a perfect 100 score from the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index for LGBT-inclusiveness.Apple was one company that received a perfect 100 score from the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index for LGBT-inclusiveness.


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Ikea to Offer Four Months of Paid Parental Leave

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:34:00 GMT

Ikea is offering longer parental leave to employees who are new parents, as it strives to keep good workers in an improving job market.Flags and the company's logo are seen outside of an IKEA Group store in Spreitenbach, Switzerland April 27, 2016. REUTERS/Arnd WiegmannFlags and the company's logo are seen outside of an IKEA Group store in Spreitenbach, Switzerland April 27, 2016. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann


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UTX CEO on Carrier Deal: 'I Wasn't Born Last Night'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:55:00 GMT

United Technologies CEO Greg Hayes exclusively told CNBC''s Jim Cramer that 'about 10 percent of our revenue comes from the U.S. government' — so he'd be a fool to anger the new president.U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump speaks at an event at Carrier HVAC plant in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., December 1, 2016. REUTERS/Chris BerginUnited Technologies CEO Greg Hayes speaks at Carrier Corp Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)


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Friendly? Cool? Zero Experience? You're Hired!

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:39:00 GMT

This season, wearing the brand is more likely to get you a job in a store than experience, as retailers look to numb the impact of Amazon.People walk past the Nordstrom Rack store, in New York's Union Square. REUTERS/Chip East/File Photo


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Online Booking Is, Like, So '90s! Why the Travel Agent Is Back

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:40:58 GMT

Frustrated by the overload of information on travel sites, more than 9 million people will use a travel professional to help book a trip this year.An army of women is chalking up a day of record travel bookings, circa 1984.A flight attendant serves cocktails in the lounge of a new Pan American World Airways (Pan Am) Boeing 707, circa 1958.


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Britain's RBS Fined $1 Billion in Investor Lawsuit

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:40:00 GMT

Royal Bank of Scotland has agreed to pay almost one billion dollars over allegations it misled shareholders at the height of the financial crisis.A flag flies above the head office of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) in St Andrew Square in Edinburgh, Scotland. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne/File PhotoA flag flies above the head office of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) in St Andrew Square in Edinburgh, Scotland. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne/File Photo


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Oil Tops $55 a Barrel After OPEC Deal Success

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:25:00 GMT

Crude oil prices rose above $55 a barrel on Monday, trading at a fresh 16- month high, as optimism spread about the prospect of a tightening market.An offshore oil platform is seen at the Bouri Oil Field off the coast of Libya August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit LupiSaudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih talks to journalists during an OPEC meeting in Vienna, Austria, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader


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Competition Heating Up as Cuban Cigars Make Way to U.S.

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:11:00 GMT

Cuban tobacco has long been a forbidden fruit for many in the U.S., but after newly-improved relations with the U.S. they could be making a comeback.A man lights a cigar in a cigar club shop in Havana, Cuba, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014.


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China Chases Silicon Valley Talent With Trump Fears

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:02:00 GMT

Industry leaders in China see a chance to capitalize on President-elect Trump's threats to clamp down on immigration and poach top tech talent.Then Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers an immigration policy speech during a campaign rally at the Phoenix Convention Center, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, in Phoenix.Baidu CEO Robin Li.U.S. President-elect Donald Trump tours a Carrier factory with Vice President-elect Mike Pence in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., December 1, 2016.A Baidu sign is seen during the third annual World Internet Conference in Jiaxing, China.Drones on display at the headquarters of DJI in Shenzhen, China, in April.


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Sleigh It Ain't So: Domino's Abandons Delivery by Reindeer

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:30:31 GMT

Domino's Japan has stopped its reindeer training program for pizza delivery, saying it's too difficult to control the unwieldy beasts.Domino's Pizza employees attempt to make a reindeer carry a pizza box.Dominos Japan introduces new reindeer-inspired delivery cars to replace reindeer delivery program


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Wal-Mart to Settle Lawsuit Over Benefits for Same-Sex Spouses

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:28:00 GMT

Wal-Mart said it would pay $7.5M to settle a lawsuit claiming it discriminated against gay employees nationwide by denying health benefits to their spouses.Walmart store in Carson, California, on January 27, 2015.Walmart store in Carson, California, on January 27, 2015.


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How Much Longer Can Tesla Hold on at the Top?

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 11:10:52 GMT

Tesla just got a new competitor. Early next year, Lucid Motors will build a $700 million factory set to produce a new line of electric vehicles.Lucid Motors is building a $700 million factory to produce a new line of electric vehicles, betting millions of Americans will soon trade in their conventional, gas-powered cars and trucks for a new generation of battery cars.Lucid Motors prototype


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Family Sounds Alarm on Drawstring Window Blinds

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 08:23:37 GMT

A 3-year-old was found hanging by a drawstring from blinds — a tragic accident that experts say happens more often that many realize.



End of the Line: Death of the Chrysler 200 Signals Massive Changes

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:20:00 GMT

Chrysler's assembly line ground to a halt Friday, marking the end of the Chrysler 200 sedan — and the start of a long layoff for 1,700 employees.Fiat Chrysler's suburban Detroit assembly plant marked the end of production of the Chrysler 200 sedan on December 2, 2016.A worker at Fiat Chrysler Automobile's Sterling Heights assembly plant.


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US Health Spending Grew Especially Fast Last Year

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:18:00 GMT

U.S. health spending always grows but it grew particularly quickly last year as more people got health insurance for the first time.A patient has her pulse checked by a diabetes specialist doctor during a medical check-up at a hospital. Health Spending


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Here's How Much the '12 Days of Christmas' Gifts Would Cost

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:09:00 GMT

This year it'll cost a little more if you want to put everything from the "12 Days of Christmas" song under your tree.REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch


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