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Small banks near big win on Dodd-Frank rollback

Thousands of the country's smallest banks and dozens of regional lenders may finally get the relief they've been achi...

Why steel and aluminum tariffs matter to the U.S. economy

The Trump administration's hard-edged proposals to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminum imports would boost a f...

Stelter: The 'Oprah 2020' story isn't going away. Trump just made sure of it

Oprah Winfrey says she is "not running" for president right now, but she has not ruled it out in private conversation...

KFC is running out of chicken across the U.K.

KFC is running out of ... chicken?The fast food chain has been forced to temporarily close hundreds of restaur...

Donald Trump Jr. will dine with apartment buyers in India

Donald Trump Jr. is pulling out all the stops on a visit to his company's biggest international market.Preside...

Europe is getting its biggest IPO in years

Is now the time to buy new shares? One of Europe's biggest companies certainly hopes so.German conglomerate Si...

As Whole Foods merges with Amazon, local suppliers watch and worry

Whole Foods discovered Jenna Huntsberger's cookies in 2015.Treats from her bakery Whisked, then based out of a...

Emirates hands Arsenal $280 million in record sponsorship deal

Arsenal has just secured its biggest sponsorship deal ever.The top London soccer club and Emirates Airline on ...

Top European banker detained in bribery probe

A top official at the European Central Bank has been detained as part of a criminal probe by anti-corruption investig...

David Gergen: Trump's attacks on media pose 'growing' threat to America

President Trump's attempts to discredit the Russia investigation and his attacks against the media pose a "growing" t...

Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon pulls out of NBC gig

Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon has pulled out of a job as a correspondent for NBC at the Winter Games in South Kor...

Trump tariffs on steel would hit China -- and the entire global trading system

If President Trump decides to impose steep tariffs on steel, it would be a direct shot at Beijing.But the list...

Sunny days for the economy can't last forever

1. It's getting late: The recovery from the Great Recession is already one of the longest economic e...

David Glasser, top executive at Weinstein Company, fired from post

One of the Weinstein Company's top executives was fired on Friday night in an apparent response to the New York attor...

Why sponsors are breaking up with the Olympics

Few events are more appealing from a sponsorship perspective than the Olympics.The Games command a global audi...

'Black Panther' is heading for a blockbuster weekend. Here's why that matters

The King of Wakanda's reign at the box office has begun."Black Panther," which stars Chadwick Boseman and Marv...

China warns Trump over potential steel and aluminum tariffs

China is warning President Trump that it will take action if he puts heavy tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum....

DOJ says Trump and politics did not play a role in the AT&T lawsuit

The government on Friday asked a judge to strike AT&T's defense that the Justice Department is unfairly targeting the...

How the Russians did it

The operation sounds like a normal tech-savvy ad agency.There's a graphics team. There is a team devoted to ma...

Big business to Trump: Tariffs could backfire

The Business Roundtable has a message for President Trump: The tariffs your administration has proposed would backfir...

Idaho thinks it has a better idea than Obamacare

Idaho isn't waiting for Congress to repeal and replace Obamacare.Only a few weeks after Governor C.L. Butch Ot...

'Columbine' author Dave Cullen: The media needs to cut back on coverage of mass shootings

In the nearly 20 years between the shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado and Wednesday's shooting at Marjory ...

Some people already get food in a box from the government

Providing food in a box to needy Americans is nothing new for the federal government.It already supplies packa...

The NBA is not afraid to lead on social justice

NBA stars are not afraid to speak their minds.They have worn...

Trump administration recommends steep tariffs on steel and aluminum

The Commerce Department is recommending steep tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum.The suggested tariffs, off...

Campbell Soup has a soup problem

Campbell Soup is still struggling to sell ... soup.The company says soup sales fell 7% last quarter in the Uni...

Tariff winners and losers: U.S. Steel spikes, Ford retreats

Wall Street is already handing out verdicts on who will win and who will lose if President Trump follows the Commerce...

Hospitals are turning to hurricane-hit Puerto Rico to recruit nurses

Hurricane Maria was the final straw for Gina Aponte Torres.Aponte Torres had been working as an emergency room...

Banks in Argentina to close for 4 days amid strike

Headaches and long lines are growing at banks across Argentina in the sweltering summer heat....

Is now the time to invest in South Africa?

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says his country is entering "a new era" following the ouster of his scandal-...

Steve Wynn won't get a severance package

Steve Wynn will not be getting a severance package.The Wynn Resorts founder and CEO resigned last month after ...

NBA Commish Adam Silver: Why his league didn't televise All-Star draft

Picture this: LeBron James and Steph Curry are NBA All-Star Game team captains.For the first time, the midseas...

Citigroup CEO scores a 48% raise to $23 million

Citigroup boss Michael Corbat just got a huge raise.Corbat scored $23 million in total pay last year, the bank...

FDA vows to combat high drug prices and companies 'gaming the system'

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said he will do everything "within my lane" to combat high d...

Volkswagen is off to its best start ... ever

One month, 898,700 cars sold.Volkswagen Group said Friday that it has set a new sales record for January, with...

Tax cut scoreboard: Workers $6 billion; Shareholders $171 billion

It's raining stock buybacks on Wall Street -- thanks to President Trump's massive corporate tax cuts.The White...

Jimmy Kimmel to Trump after school shooting: 'You've literally done nothing'

An emotional Jimmy Kimmel opened his show Thursday night by speaking to both his audience and President Trump followi...

China has boosted its huge stash of U.S. government debt

America's biggest foreign creditor is opening its wallet wider.China's ...

Stocks on a roll; Chinese takeover blocked; Coca-Cola earnings

1. Stocks are on a roll: Will a major rebound by U.S. stocks extend to a sixth consecutive trading s...

A massive Chinese company is reversing its global spending spree

A mysterious Chinese company that borrowed billions to snap up high-profile businesses around the world is now scramb...

Inflation is back. Don't panic

Quest's Profitable MomentFor the past five years, the search has been on for any signs of inflation. Month aft...

A Chinese takeover of the Chicago Stock Exchange just got blocked

The SEC is barring a Chinese-led group of investors from buying the Chicago Stock Exchange.In a ...

Maduro warns Trump not to ban Venezuelan oil

Venezuela's president has a message for President Trump: Don't do it.President Nicolas Maduro sharply warned T...

Radio host fired for sexual comments about Olympian Chloe Kim

A radio host has been fired for sexually inappropriate comments he made about Olympic gold medalist Chloe Kim....

Here's what Oprah and her confidants are saying about 2020

Oprah Winfrey's spokeswoman says "there are no plans in the works for her to run."Run for president, that is....

Painkiller that once cost $138 is now $2,979

An Irish drugmaker has jacked up the price of a painkiller to nearly $3,000 a bottle. The drug is 22 times more expen...

At Stoneman Douglas High School, cell phone videos take us inside a massacre

The terrifying videos from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School place viewers right inside the bloodied classrooms an...

Mass shootings don't boost gun sales anymore. Here's why

Mass shootings like the Florida tragedy that left 17 dead typically prompt a jump in gun sales, because buyers worry ...

Richard Branson: Universal basic income is coming

Richard Branson believes government should give everyone a paycheck, whether they have a job or not."I think t...

Casting blame on Russia probe, far-right fumes at FBI in aftermath of Florida shooting

The far-right on Thursday fumed at the FBI in the aftermath of the Florida high school shooting, suggesting that the ...

Billionaire diamond dealer suspected of huge bank fraud

A billionaire diamond dealer has been linked with a $1.8 billion fraud reported by one of India's biggest banks....

Sears to post a surprise profit thanks to tax reform

Sears is about to post a narrow profit - thanks to the tax reform bill.The financially troubled retailer, whic...

Dan Loeb was right. Nestle needs an overhaul

Life ain't so sweet for Nestle.The company behind Haagen-Dazs and Nescafe revealed Thursday that its existing ...

The U.S. still has no idea how many Puerto Ricans are out of work

Five months after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, the U.S. government still can't keep a precise track of how ma...

McDonald's is taking cheeseburgers out of the Happy Meal

McDonald's is making Happy Meals healthier.By 2022, cheeseburgers won't be part of the menu for the kids' meal...

How Taco Bell's ex-CEO can clean up Chipotle's mess

Brian Niccol was a hit as Taco Bell's CEO. His job at Chipotle won't be as easy.Chipotle ...

Kimmel writer fires off scathing tweets at senators who accept NRA contributions

After a lone gunman stalked the halls of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, in an attack that...

These states want to import cheaper drugs from Canada

Norm Thurston is a "free-market guy" - a conservative health economist in Republican-run Utah who rarely sees the gov...

Stocks rally; Buffett bets; TripAdvisor takes flight

1. Global market overview: The recovery rally continues....

Chinese billionaire sells stake in top soccer club Atletico Madrid

Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin is giving up one of his trophy assets.His company, Dalian Wanda Group, has ag...

DOJ's AT&T lawsuit heats up as DOJ antitrust chief added to witness list

Lawyers for AT&T have reportedly taken the unusual step of including Makan Delrahim, the head of the Justice Departme...

Warren Buffett buys a drugmaker and dumps IBM

Warren Buffett is making another big bet on health care.His company Berkshire Hathaway recently took a $358 mi...

Fannie Mae needs infusion of taxpayer cash for first time in six years

Fannie Mae, the housing lender bailed out by the government nearly a decade ago, needs a $3.7 billion infusion of tax...

Dow climbs 253 points as stocks rise for 4th straight day

Stocks rose for the fourth day in a row.The Dow climbed 253 points Wednesday, and it's back in positive territ...

Elizabeth Warren: Wells Fargo's cleanup efforts are 'utterly inept'

Elizabeth Warren wants to know: How is it that Wells Fargo keeps making mistakes?In a letter dated Tuesday, th...

'Black Panther' is heading for a record-breaking box office weekend

Marvel Studios is one of the most successful brands in Hollywood. The Disney subsidiary has broken box office records...

Prices are going up. But it's good news for you

Paying more is a pain. From rent to Valentine's Day roses, you feel like you're getting squeezed.On Wednesday ...

The one sector of retail that's hiring - a lot

What retail apocalypse? There's one sector where stores are hanging out the "help wanted" signs, rather than "store c...

People can't stop watching Hallmark's cheesy TV movies

In "Cooking with Love," a TV producer falls in love with a cocky celebrity chef.In "My Secret Valentine," a wo...

H&M can't become a digital powerhouse overnight

H&M wants to transform itself from a traditional retailer to an e-commerce powerhouse. But that won't happen in 2018....

Netflix sends message to Disney, rivals with Ryan Murphy deal

If Netflix's exclusive deal with producer Shonda Rhimes was a brush-back pitch to the traditional TV business -- and ...

Is India really open for business?

Last month, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi was warning countries against closing off their economies."Th...

Were female reporters shut down during Shaun White press conference?

Press officials with U.S. Ski and Snowboard are denying allegations that they deliberately avoided calling on female ...

Lloyd Blankfein: Economy is 'higher' under Trump than if Clinton won

President Trump's closing campaign ad portrayed Lloyd Blankfein as a globalist villain. Perhaps the Goldman Sachs CEO...

Inflation rose faster than expected in January

More good news for Main Street is more bad news for Wall Street.U.S. inflation came in at 2.1% in January comp...

Germans are getting over their cash addiction

Germans are falling out of love with cash.Less than half of the money spent in Germany last year was cash, acc...

Where should you put your money if you think the market will crash?

Where should I put my money now if I believe the stock market is going to crash?-Jerry, VirginiaIf yo...

MetLife says its problems paying some retirees goes back 25 years

MetLife owes up to 25 years of missing pension payments to retirees of various companies, the compan...

India's banks rattled by $1.8 billion Punjab National Bank fraud

One of India's biggest banks rattled investors Wednesday by announcing the discovery of $1.8 billion of fraudulent ac...

Inflation watch; Chipotle's new CEO; Fraud in India

1. Inflation watch: Investors will be paying very close attention to new U.S. inflation data for Jan...

Lloyd Blankfein: Odds of a 'bad outcome' for economy have gone up

Lloyd Blankfein is worried that a spending spree by the Trump administration could overheat the Amer...

Japan is set to miss out on the global growth party this year

Japan's economy has been on a strong run, but some experts are warning it may get left behind by other countries this...

Ryan Murphy is heading to Netflix

Netflix has no chill in its attempt to lure some big creative fish, and its latest catch is Ryan Murphy, the power pr...

Controversial new NYT editorial board member out within hours

The latest addition to the New York Times' editorial board lasted less than half a day, departing the job over previo...

These Valentine's Day roses cost $39 each but last an entire year

You can say just about anything with flowers, but sending a limp bouquet to your Valentine might make the wrong impre...

The real story of food stamps

President Donald Trump wants to radically overhaul a critical safety net program that covers more than 42 million peo...

Chipotle hires away Taco Bell's CEO

Chipotle just nabbed Taco Bell's top executive.Chipotle announced Tuesday that Brian Niccol -- who has headed ...

Democrats to Trump's CFPB chief: Who's looking out for consumers?

President Trump's consumer chief, Mick Mulvaney, has delayed rules to rein in payday loans, dropped lawsuits against ...

What these states learned about wooing companies with big tax breaks

As Amazon nears a decision on the location for its second headquarters, it's weighing a number of factors about each ...

CNN restructuring digital operation, will lay off staffers

CNN is restructuring its digital news operation and laying off some staffers.The layoffs are symptomatic of pr...

Chloe Kim's winning more than gold after Pyeongchang

At 17, snowboarder Chloe Kim has already won an Olympic gold medal and made history by being the first woman to land ...

Can a new president halt South Africa's decline?

South Africa is struggling with weak growth, high unemployment and a slump in investor confidence.The country'...

This number shows just how much Trump has cracked down on trade

President Trump has pulled some of his biggest punches so far on trade. But his administration has thrown lots of jab...

Cape Town business owners fear water taps running dry

Business owners in Cape Town are scrambling to address an existential threat: No water.The city of 4 million i...

Calm returns to Wall Street - for a day

The Dow traded around 100 points lower Tuesday after a hot start to the week.Investors are resetting after a "...

'Main Street is roaring': Wages are rising, survey says

Small business owners across the United States say this is the best time in decades to expand.Nearly a third o...

Hulu's been a breakout success. It also lost $920 million last year

Hulu's got critically acclaimed content, a growing number of subscribers and determination to take on its bigger riva...

'Colossal' American oil boom could spoil OPEC's plans

This is the kind of stuff that keeps OPEC up at night.The oil cartel and key ally Russia have spent more than ...

After #MeToo, what men need to know about working with women

More than three years ago, Joanne Lipman was on a plane enjoying a lovely conversation with a male executive she had ...

Billionaire South Korean boss jailed for bribery

A South Korean court has sent another of the country's most powerful bosses to jail.Shin Dong...

The bond market scare might not be over

During scary times, cash usually flees into the arms of Uncle Sam.Yet during the stock ...

Futures drop; Big earnings day; South Africa watch

1. Stock markets: It could be another wild day on Wall Street.Global markets were relatively ...

Carl Icahn's warning: Don't let Fujifilm 'steal' Xerox

Activist investor Carl Icahn is urging Xerox shareholders to shred a planned takeover by Japan's Fujifilm.The ...

Wynn Resorts brings in new law firm for Steve Wynn investigation

Wynn Resorts says it has hired a different law firm to help it investigate allegations of sexual misconduct against S...

Gunmaker Remington says it will file for bankruptcy

Remington, one of the oldest and most well-known gun companies in the world, ...

What is a 'reciprocal tax' and why is Trump talking about it

President Donald Trump is trying to bolster his "America First" vision for trade policy. But his latest proposal migh...

White House wants to deliver food to the poor, Blue Apron-style

Think of it as Blue Apron for food stamp recipients.That's how Budget Director Mick Mulvaney described the Tru...

Why Trump's budget proposal is too optimistic on deficits

President Donald Trump introduced his 2019 budget blueprint on Monday. He makes some pretty unrealistic claims about ...

How Trump plans to cut prescription drug prices

President Donald Trump finally explained how he plans to fulfill his promise of lowering prescription drug prices -- ...

Why you won't see Olympics-themed McDonald's ads this year

This year's Winter Olympics will be a first for many athletes.But for longtime sponsor McDonalds, it'll be the...

Venezuela oil production is plummeting

Venezuela's main source of cash is dwindling at a breathtaking pace.The country's oil output in January fell t...

Dow shoots 410 points higher: Is the worst over?

The stock market is staging a serious comeback from its worst week in two years.The Dow climbed about 500 poin...

Walt Disney raises ticket prices to theme parks

It's getting more expensive to go to Disney.The Walt Disney Co. announced that it ...

PBS denounces Trump's proposed funding cuts (again)

Like it did last year, President Trump's budget proposal eliminates almost all federal funding for public broadcastin...

Trump unveils infrastructure plan

President Trump finally unveiled his long-awaited infrastructure plan on Monday.The ...

Vue plans 30 multiplex cinemas in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's movie fans will soon get their share of comfy seats and big screens.Vue International said Mond...

Unilever to Facebook and Google: Clean up 'swamp' or we'll pull ads

Unilever is threatening to pull its advertising from digital platforms that it says have become a "swamp" of fake new...

Here's what's killing Sears

Sears was once the king of retailers. Now it's a cash-starved shell of itself whose very survival is in doubt....

Murdochs promise not to interfere with Sky News

The family of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch has promised not to interfere with Sky News if regulators approve a $16 bil...

Singapore stock exchange rattled by India data ban

India's attempt to protect its stock markets from international competition sent shivers through Singapore on Monday....

Disney can stream its movies in China again, thanks to Alibaba

Disney is trying again to get its movies and TV programs into China.Alibaba said in a statement Monday that it...

Stocks upswing; Infrastructure plan; Tech put on notice

1. Global stock market overview: Last week was a stomach-churning experience for investors. Good new...

Stock market got you confused? 13 of your questions, answered

The stock market was down, way down, see-sawing, way up, topsy turvy, way down and then up again last week.Sto...

Barclays faces new charge over 2008 Qatar rescue

Prosecutors have filed a new charge against Barclays Bank over cash injections from Qatar that helped rescue it durin...

Weinstein Company sale in jeopardy after New York attorney general sues

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein and his former company, a move t...

Purdue Pharma says it will stop promoting opioids to doctors

More than a decade after Purdue Pharma was first criticized by the federal government for its "aggressive" marketing ...

Congressman says his Journalist Protection Act is needed now

A Democratic congressman says journalists need a federal law to protect them from violence.Speaking on CNN's "...

IMF chief: Cryptocurrency regulation is 'inevitable'

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde says it's only a matter of time before cryptocurrencies come unde...

Why the bond market is freaking out Wall Street

1. Blame the bonds: The normally boring bond market is causing serious drama on Wall Street.A...

US Soccer has new president after tough vote. He's a former Goldman Sachs partner

After more than a decade, the U.S. Soccer Federation is getting a new president.Carlos Cordeiro, a former part...

10 shocking facts about the stock market this week

It was a roller coaster week for the stock market. Here are 10 stunning facts you should know.The worst point ...

Bannon: 'Anti-patriarchy movement' will 'undo ten thousand years of recorded history'

Steve Bannon, the former White House chief strategist,-is quoted in a new edition of the book "Devil's Bargain"-as sh...

Pratt & Whitney engine issue could ground some planes

An issue with some engines built by Pratt &Whitney could ground some Airbus planes and limit how long others can fly....

5 networks, 127 miles of cable, 110,000 condoms and other Winter Olympic stats

The Olympic Games are one of the most-watched telecasts in the world, thanks in part to the massive production effort...

Newsweek reinstates executive accused of harassment at previous employer

Newsweek Media Group is, after an internal investigation, reinstating an executive who had been placed on leave follo...

Dow caps insane week with 330-point bounce

Wall Street capped a week of violent swings with a big gain.The Dow climbed 330 points on Friday in another ex...

Slate's Jacob Weisberg debates the dangers of the media's 'bad faith actors'

"Bad faith" actors who bend the truth have been around as long as the printing press. But these days, they are front ...

Oil prices fall below $60 a barrel for the first time this year

It's not just the stock market that's slipping. Oil prices dropped 10% this week, falling below $60 a barrel for the ...

Fox News pulls executive's column slamming focus on 'darker, gayer' Olympics

Fox News on Friday removed an inflammatory op-ed written about the 2018 Winter Games by a network executive after it ...

Only 13% of business' tax cuts are going to workers, survey says

Businesses are going to spend their big tax cut savings on investors, new equipment, getting out of debt and buying o...

China sees an opening as Trump loses confidence of Latin America

President Trump is losing the confidence of Latin America. And China is stepping up its game.Trump has imposed...

L.L.Bean drops its unlimited, no-questions return policy

If you still haven't gotten around to returning your blown-out L.L.Bean flannels from the 90s, then you're too late....

Americans didn't get much of a pay raise last year. Thanks, inflation.

Despite all the recent hype, wage growth is still rather meh, especially for the typical American.The...

300 people told us what they will do with their bigger paychecks

Another cup of coffee. An extra student loan payment. A nicer summer camp.Republicans have be...

The biggest losers: Global stock market edition

Sure, the Dow and S&P 500 have been in sell-off mode lately. But the losses are way worse in places like China and Ar...

The sneaky way Congress plans to raise the debt ceiling

The two-year bipartisan budget deal that President Trump signed into law Friday morning has plenty o...

Stocks flew too close to the sun. Now what?

Stock market booms are fun -- until they end in tears.That's one of the lessons from the past few months. As t...

Wild stocks; Shutdown drama; Walmart looks to India?

1. Wild stocks: It's been a week of absolute shock and awe on global markets. What's next?...

5 ways Amazon has already changed Whole Foods

There's a whole lot of Amazon in Whole Foods.Last June, Amazon surprised shoppers with its ...

Stock market sell-off loses steam in Europe

After turmoil in the United States and Asia, stock markets in Europe managed to find a steadier footing Friday....

Indians went to the Gulf to make money. Now Modi is luring it back

For decades, millions of Indians emigrated to the Middle East to make money. Now many of them are investing their pro...

U.K. Parliament committee comes to U.S. for hearing on fake news, Russian meddling

London came to Washington on Thursday as an entire 11-member U.K. House of Commons select committee on digital, media...

Harley-Davidson recalls motorcycles with braking problem

Harley-Davidson is recalling about 250,000 of its motorcycles due to a problem with the brakes that can cause them to...

Cold turkey: The party is over

Quest's Profitable MomentIn this week's (barely) profitable moment, a reality check for investors has come lik...

Japan warns UK its companies could leave over Brexit

Japan has given a stark warning to Britain that its big companies -- and others -- would have to quit the country if ...

Twitter failed to remove hundreds of Russian propaganda videos aimed at Americans

Twitter left hundreds of Russian propaganda videos, with millions of views, on its video platform Vine for months aft...

Trump Fed nominee could face trouble

One of President Trump's nominees for the Federal Reserve could be in trouble.Marvin Goodfriend, an economics ...

Dow plunges 1,033 points and sinks into correction

For the second time this week, the Dow plunged more than 1,000 points.And it's now in a correction -- 10% off ...

Hope Hicks, elusive Trump aide, in the spotlight amid Rob Porter scandal

Hope Hicks is the enigma of the Trump administration.Hicks is the White House communications director and one ...

This is why the Dow is plunging

The Dow has dropped as much as ...

The greenification of junk food

What do Dunkin' Donuts, Coca-Cola, McDonald's and Budweiser have in common? They're all going green.Dunkin' is...

Chipotle to spend tax reform money sprucing up its restaurants

Some companies are giving bonuses to employees with money they're getting from the tax reform bill. Others are buying...

Grubhub will deliver KFC and Taco Bell. Its stock is soaring

You may soon be able to order KFC and Taco Bell to your doorstep via Grubhub.Yum Brands is partnering with the...

Business sounds alarm over Brexit 'chronic uncertainty'

Companies are heaping pressure on the British government to explain its plan for Brexit.Foreign automakers, Br...

Rob Porter scandal: Everywhere but Fox News

The Trump administration is reeling over domestic violence allegations against a top White House aide, Rob Porter. Bu...

NBC's big hurdle: Shifting from the Super Bowl to the Olympics

NBC is about to make television history when it starts broadcasting the ...

Home sellers are making huge profits. So why aren't more people selling?

It's a great time to sell your home. So why aren't more homeowners doing it?Sellers profited about $54,000 on ...

Mike Tirico carries the torch as NBC's Winter Olympics host

NBC will have its own "passing of the torch" at this year's Winter Olympics.Mike Tirico ...

You probably made more than Elon Musk last year

Elon Musk, one of the richest people in the world, is also among the lowest paid CEOs -- by a lot.Musk earned ...

Amazon Prime members can get free two-hour delivery from Whole Foods

Amazon is unleashing its powerful delivery service on Whole Foods.The company announced Thursday that it will ...

Stocks stabilize; Earnings bonanza; Tesla loss

1. The passing storm: A measure of calm has returned to global markets after high volatility and sha...

Steve Wynn is gone, but his company's board is still under scrutiny

Steve Wynn is out at Wynn Resorts, but the company he founded and its board of directors are still under scrutiny....

Right-wing media obsesses over FBI text message story; hours later it's debunked

Members of the pro-Trump media acted like they hit the goldmine on Wednesday morning. Led by Fox News, these outlets ...

Will ESPN Plus be worth it?

Disney wants sports fans to fork over $4.99 a month for an ESPN streaming service.The problem is that it won't...

Despite Trump's attacks, Obamacare sign-ups dip only slightly

Despite the Trump administration's repeated attacks on Obamacare, millions of Americans opted to sign up for coverage...

Dunkin' Donuts pledges to ditch foam cups

Dunkin' Donuts is ditching foam cups in favor of a greener option.The coffee chain will eliminate polystyrene ...

381-point Dow surge disappears as bond jitters return

Greed is making a comeback on Wall Street, but markets remain bumpy.The Dow opened Wednesday with a 127-point ...

Why WWE is a media juggernaut

WWE isn't just scripted wrestling matches. It's a media powerhouse.Heading into negotiations for new TV licens...

Trump breaks his silence on market chaos

President Trump doesn't sound happy with the stock market.He broke his silence Wednesday about the market turm...

Weight Watchers announces free memberships for teens

Weight Watchers is offering free memberships to teenagers.Teens between the ages of 13 and 17 can ...

Trillion-dollar deficits will hit sooner than expected

Trillion-dollar-plus deficits were the hallmark of the financial and economic crisis a decade ago.Now they'll ...

German workers win right to 28-hour week

Millions of German workers are winning the fight for a 28-hour work week.Labor union IG Metall secured an unpr...

Cities to federal government: Don't tell us how to build our internet

San Jose, California, is the largest city in Silicon Valley, where pioneering tech companies are testing self-driving...

Gulf airlines look East for new business after bumpy 2017

The three big Gulf airlines are looking to Asia as they try to leave the turbulence of 2017 behind.Trump admin...

3 things you need to know about the 4% rule

I have questions about the "maximum safe withdrawal rate," or the 4% rule. If you're withdrawing the money from a...

How much is Steve Wynn's exit package worth?

Steve Wynn is out at Wynn Resorts. But he's not leaving empty handed.At the very least he leaves with 12.1 mil...

Tronc selling Los Angeles Times to investor Patrick Soon-Shiong

The owner of the Los Angeles Times has reached a deal to sell the paper to biotech billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong, b...

These Dreamers will leave the U.S. if a DACA deal isn't reached

Alex and Daniela Velez have come to peace with the difficult choice they will need to make if Congress doesn't reach ...

Solar jobs fell for the first time since 2010

The red hot solar jobs market cooled off last year.The solar industry shed nearly 10,000 jobs in 2017, a 4% dr...

Steve Wynn steps down as CEO of Wynn Resorts after misconduct allegations

Steve Wynn has stepped down as the CEO of Wynn Resorts after allegations of sexual misconduct piled pressure on the b...

Stock market rebound stalls after wild day on Wall Street

A rally in global stock markets lost steam in Asia on Wednesday.Japan's Nikkei was up just 0.2% in afternoon t...

Devin Nunes' Trumpian media strategy

"You know the rules," U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes told reporters on Monday, "we don't talk about committee...

How a little-known investment might have made the market plunge worse

Investors have an obscure way to place bets that the market will stay calm. And for more than a year, they couldn't l...

Dow roars back for 567-point gain after scary start

Another dramatic day on Wall Street: Stocks nosedived, then they soared.The Dow plunged 567 points at the open...

Tronc in talks to sell Los Angeles Times to investor Patrick Soon-Shiong

The owner of the Los Angeles Times is in talks to sell the paper to a local biotech billionaire, the latest twist in ...

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