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Stocks set for first week of gains in three, euro climbs
Stocks set for first week of gains in three, euro climbs

The MSCI World Index, which tracks shares in 47 countries, was up 0.1 percent, set for a 1 percent gain this week. Its climb was underpinned by modest gains in Europe and Asia. Surveys on Thursday covering Europe's services and manufacturing industries outshone the most optimistic forecasts in

Revolut now has a million customers for its banking alternative
Revolut now has a million customers for its banking alternative

Fintech startup Revolut has reached a big milestone.

Elon Musk
Elon Musk's Tesla has finished building the world's biggest battery

Elon Musk's Tesla has just completed the installation of the world's biggest battery in South Australia. Musk had said he'd foot the $50M bill if it wasn't completed in 100 days. Tesla crossed the line with about a week to spare.

Fund for helpful homeless man collects more than $280,000
Fund for helpful homeless man collects more than $280,000

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A fund set up to raise money for a homeless man who helped a woman when her car ran out of gas in Philadelphia has collected more than $280,000.

Melania Trump copied Michelle Obama again - but this time, it
Melania Trump copied Michelle Obama again - but this time, it's a brilliant political move

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Shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, as retailers branch out
Shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, as retailers branch out

NEW YORK (AP) - Shoppers are hitting the stores on Thanksgiving as retailers under pressure look for ways to poach shoppers from their rivals.

China
China's Credit Data Shows Signs Deleveraging Bites

Nov.23 -- S&P Global Chief Economist Asia-Pacific Paul Gruenwald discusses China's economy and talks about the country's credit data. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."

China Calls Australia S. China Sea Comments Irresponsible
China Calls Australia S. China Sea Comments Irresponsible

Nov.23 -- China is seriously concerned about the "irresponsible" comments on South China Sea in Australian's foreign policy white paper, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Lu Kang said. Bloomberg's Ed Johnson reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."

After interviewing 140 people at the top of their fields, Tim Ferriss realized almost all of them share the same habit
After interviewing 140 people at the top of their fields, Tim Ferriss realized almost all of them share the same habit

For his new book "Tribe of Mentors," bestselling author and star podcast host Tim Ferriss sent 11 questions to 140 people at the top of their fields. In the last 12 months, Ferriss had the 10-year anniversary of "The 4-Hour Workweek" (the book that made him famous), had a couple

Teva Pharmaceutical Is Reportedly Planning Thousands of Layoffs in the U.S.
Teva Pharmaceutical Is Reportedly Planning Thousands of Layoffs in the U.S.

Teva Pharmaceutical Is Reportedly Planning Thousands of Layoffs in the U.S.

5 Black Friday Deals So Good It
5 Black Friday Deals So Good It's Worth Leaving Your House

5 Black Friday Deals So Good It's Worth Leaving Your House

5 Black Friday Deals So Good It
5 Black Friday Deals So Good It's Worth Leaving Your House

Best Buy has huge markdowns on TVs

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Here's Why You Should Dump Enbridge Energy (EEP) Stock Now

On Nov 22, Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. EEP was downgraded to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell).  Key FactorsOver the last 30 days, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for fourth-quarter 2017 earnings has been revised down from 25 cents to 20 cents. Moreover,

Verizon (VZ) Gears Up for Black Friday Rush, Announces Offers
Verizon (VZ) Gears Up for Black Friday Rush, Announces Offers

Per a recent FierceTelecom report, Verizon Communications Inc VZ has come up with a range of wireline and wireless offers for Thanksgiving shoppers.Currently, Verizon carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). You can see the complete list of today's Zacks #1 Rank

Royal Caribbean Strong on 20/20 Vision Program, Risks Stay
Royal Caribbean Strong on 20/20 Vision Program, Risks Stay

As Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. RCL approaches the end of its Double-Double program, bookings are at record levels, dividends are at an all-time high, costs have been well managed and guest satisfaction has improved significantly. Consequently, the company's shares have rallied 51.9% in the past year, as against the industry's growth of 25.1%. The company has thus once again developed a multi-year period program named - 20/20 Vision - that leverages the culture and the discipline instilled by the Double-Double program while including a broader set of goals.

The 3 Dividend Stocks You
The 3 Dividend Stocks You'll Wish You'd Bought 10 Years From Now

Don't wind up saying "could've, would've, should've" with these three stocks.

Indian home healthcare platform Portea Medical raises $26M Series C
Indian home healthcare platform Portea Medical raises $26M Series C

Portea Medical, one of India's biggest platforms for home healthcare visits, has raised $26 million in Series C funding to expand its service range.

An American Formerlly Imprisoned in North Korea Was Burnt to Death in San Diego
An American Formerlly Imprisoned in North Korea Was Burnt to Death in San Diego

An American Formerlly Imprisoned in North Korea Was Burnt to Death in San Diego

Canada to boost affordable housing, but critics want more land freed up
Canada to boost affordable housing, but critics want more land freed up

Canada will create up to 100,000 affordable housing units as part of a national housing strategy, the government said on Wednesday, but critics said the long-awaited plan did nothing to free up more land to help stem a growing affordability crisis. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said C$40 billion ($31.5

3 Stocks for Warren Buffett Fans
3 Stocks for Warren Buffett Fans

Buffett is bullish on these three stocks, and our panel of investors thinks that you can benefit by following his lead.

Cramer shares the unusual signs that mean a stock is read...
Cramer shares the unusual signs that mean a stock is read...

Jim Cramer watches for one chart pattern that can tell you a stock is ready to skyrocket.

3 Stocks That Feel Like Netflix in 2002
3 Stocks That Feel Like Netflix in 2002

Shopify, Vail Resorts, and Axon Enterprise each have a shot at disrupting large, profitable markets.

JPMorgan
JPMorgan's Dimon says Trump likely to be a one-term president

CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N), on Wednesday said he expects to see a new U.S. president in 2021 and advised the Democratic party to come up with a "pro-free enterprise" agenda for jobs and economic growth instead. Asked at

The most Googled Thanksgiving recipe in every state
The most Googled Thanksgiving recipe in every state

On Thanksgiving, people across the United States devour feasts that typically consist of turkey, stuffing, potatoes, and pie.

Broadcom considers raising offer for Qualcom
Broadcom considers raising offer for Qualcom

CNBC's Leslie Picker discusses the latest bid from Broadcom, which includes a counter offering more stock in the deal.

The Trumps are cutting ties with the five-star Trump SoHo hotel after business plummeted post-election
The Trumps are cutting ties with the five-star Trump SoHo hotel after business plummeted post-election

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Roundup: Best Black Friday and Thanksgiving Deals at Top Retailers 2017
Roundup: Best Black Friday and Thanksgiving Deals at Top Retailers 2017

Here's a roundup of doorbusters and deals from Walmart, Costco, Best Buy, Toys R Us, Home Depot, Lowe's and Amazon.

Wall Street flat as Fed minutes draw near
Wall Street flat as Fed minutes draw near

The S&P technology index (.SPLRCT) fell 0.37 percent, after two days of gains, led by losses in Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE.N) and HP Inc (HPQ.N). The Fed minutes will be scrutinized for policymakers' view on inflation for more clarity on what they might do under a new chair next year, especially

5 Blue-Chip Stocks to Sell for December 
5 Blue-Chip Stocks to Sell for December 

The company will next report results on Jan. 23. Analysts are looking for earnings of $1.72 per share on revenues of $20.1 billion. When the company last reported on Oct. 17, earnings of $1.90 per share beat estimates by 10 cents on a 10.3% rise in revenues.

Should You Buy the Beaten Down Blue-Chip Stocks?
Should You Buy the Beaten Down Blue-Chip Stocks?

Every week, Tracey Ryniec, the editor of Zacks Value Investor portfolio service, shares some of her top value investing tips and stock picks. Tracey has done podcasts on value stocks that were breaking out, so the chart isn't the end all, be all, of value investing.

Kellyanne Conway
Kellyanne Conway's Attack on Alabama Democrat Draws Legal Complaint

Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, ran afoul of federal law when she attacked the Democratic candidate in Alabama's Senate special election during a Fox News appearance Monday morning, ...

A former Navy SEAL commander has a solution to the North Korea crisis that doesn
A former Navy SEAL commander has a solution to the North Korea crisis that doesn't involve war

Jocko Willink, a former Navy SEAL commander, host of the "Jocko Podcast," and the author of "Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual," reveals an unconventional idea to deal with North Korea's nuclear ambitions. Following is a full transcript of the video. People ask me if I

How Uber reportedly tried to keep the lid on the data breach that affected 57 million people
How Uber reportedly tried to keep the lid on the data breach that affected 57 million people

Bloomberg reported on Tuesday that Uber had paid hackers $100,000 to conceal an October 2016 data breach that exposed the personal information of 57 million users. The decision to cover up the hack was led by Uber's former chief executive, Travis Kalanick, and chief security officer Joe Sullivan, who has since been fired. The company demanded that the hackers sign nondisclosure agreements and then went on to disguise the payout fee as a "bug bounty," The New York Times reported.

HP (HPQ) Reports Strong Q4 Earnings, Falls on Soft Q1 View
HP (HPQ) Reports Strong Q4 Earnings, Falls on Soft Q1 View

HP Inc. HPQ has come up with another quarter of stellar performance. The company reported better-than-expected results in fourth-quarter fiscal 2017 and revenues increased for the fifth-consecutive quarter after an extended period of decline. Also, the Personal Systems and Print segments have improved for the third-straight quarter after 2010.

The 2018 Nissan 370Z Nismo Tech is the definition of excellence in a sports car
The 2018 Nissan 370Z Nismo Tech is the definition of excellence in a sports car

At just over $46,000, the 2017 Nissan 370Z Nismo Tech we recently tested represents an incredible value for the money in sports cars. Production was halted briefly in the late 1990s before Nissan revived it with the 350Z. The 370Z Nismo Tech - the hottest version of the ride - is the latest and greatest

HPE CEO Whitman
HPE CEO Whitman's surprise exit stumps Wall Street

Whitman, one the most high-profile executives in the United States, said on Tuesday she would quit as CEO in February and hand over the reins to company veteran Antonio Neri. After reports surfaced that she was being considered for the top job at Uber, Whitman reinforced her dedication to the role in

The Senate Tax Bill
The Senate Tax Bill's Chances Just Got Better

Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski's decision to agree late Tuesday to smash Obamacare's individual mandate may remove one obstacle to passing the Senate Republican tax bill next week.

Nucor Announces Plans to Build Rebar Micro Mill in Missouri
Nucor Announces Plans to Build Rebar Micro Mill in Missouri

Nucor Corporation NUE is set to build a rebar micro mill in Sedalia, MO, about 90 miles east of Kansas City. This project was formally announced at an event with Governor Eric Greitens held at Lowell Mohler Assembly Hall post its approval by the Missouri Development Finance Board.  The project, which represents an investment of at least $250 million, is expected to start in 2019 pending the final approval, state and local incentives as well as other permits and regulatory clearances. The move will allow the company to take advantage of the abundant scrap supply in the immediate area provided by Nucor's scrap business.

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Here's What Medicare Part B Costs and Covers in 2018

Find out more about your Medicare medical benefits.

World stocks ride tech boom to scale new highs in pre-Thanksgiving rally
World stocks ride tech boom to scale new highs in pre-Thanksgiving rally

World shares scaled yet another record high on Wednesday, propelled by a bullish growth and company earnings outlook, as well as investors' unflagging enthusiasm for technology stocks. Wall Street looked set for another upbeat session, with Dow Jones stock futures trading slightly higher. Emerging

Home prices in America are increasing at double the rate of a
Home prices in America are increasing at double the rate of a 'normal' housing market

The rise in US house prices since the recession has created a market favorable for sellers. In more than half of the country's largest metros, homes are worth more today than before the recession, according to Zillow's October housing market report. Nationally, home values rose 6.5% over the

Regulators to press Uber after it admits covering up data breach
Regulators to press Uber after it admits covering up data breach

TORONTO/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Struggling ride-hailing firm Uber [UBER.UL] faces a fresh regulatory crackdown after disclosing it paid hackers $100,000 to keep secret a massive breach last year that exposed personal data from around 57 million accounts. Discovery of the U.S. company's cover-up of the incident resulted in the firing of two employees responsible for its response to the hack, said Dara Khosrowshahi, who replaced co-founder Travis Kalanick as chief executive in August. "None of this should have happened, and I will not make excuses for it," Khosrowshahi said in a blog post.

US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescued
US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescued

Eight people were rescued and three remained missing after a U.S. Navy plane crashed into the western Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, the Navy said. The C-2 "Greyhound" transport aircraft came down ...

Check out North Korean soldier defecting to South
Check out North Korean soldier defecting to South

The U.N. released video of a North Korean soldier speeding down a tree-lined road as soldiers give chase before crossing the border safely into South Korea.

Bitcoin Leaves Two Tech Giants In Its Dust
Bitcoin Leaves Two Tech Giants In Its Dust

Bitcoin pushed beyond $8,000 this week, a boon to those willing to pour money into a risky and speculative piece of code that's hoarded more than spent. Despite all the evangelizing about the blockchain's decentralized nature, the days of a global network of laptop-toting techies mining Bitcoin from home or the coffee shop appear to be over. This isn't great news for big listed chipmakers such as Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. and NVIDIA Corp., whose graphics cards have been used to do the power-sucking computations needed to confirm transactions.

Credibility at risk, media cuts stars loose over sex claims
Credibility at risk, media cuts stars loose over sex claims

NEW YORK (AP) - The consequences came swiftly after the allegations emerged against Charlie Rose. Within hours, the veteran news host was suspended by CBS and his PBS interview show was pulled off the air. The next day, he was fired.

AP Explains: The search for Argentina
AP Explains: The search for Argentina's missing submarine

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - The Argentine submarine ARA San Juan went missing in the South Atlantic last week with 44 crew members aboard. Here's a look at the submarine and the round-the-clock international maritime search.

Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers
Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers.

Mexico
Mexico's program to protect journalists struggles to work

MEXICO CITY (AP) - After years of threats and attacks that Candido Rios blamed on a local mayor furious over his reporting, Rios' home in Mexico's deadliest state for journalists was encircled by a fence topped with coils of barbed wire and surrounded by a half-dozen surveillance cameras he monitored

Dramatic video shows escape, shooting of N. Korean defector
Dramatic video shows escape, shooting of N. Korean defector

A North Korean soldier races for the border in a jeep and then on foot before his former comrades shoot him at least five times as he limps into South Korea, where he collapses and is dragged to safety ...

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