Wall St. rises, on track for third day of gains as trade fears ebb

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Thursday as investor fears of an escalating trade conflict between the United States and China eased and as focus on upcoming earnings grew. READ MORE:…

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U.S., China rivalry poses risks, benefits for Latin America

MENDOZA, Argentina (Reuters) – As the trade dispute between the United States and China was gaining steam last month, a half-dozen Chinese dancers and a person in a panda bear suit paraded across a…

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How rich are the rich? If only you knew

How rich are the rich? If only you knew

By Gil B. Manzon Jr., Associate Professor of Accounting, Boston College. “If poor people knew how rich rich people are, there would be riots in the streets.” Actor and comedian Chris Rock made this astute…

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Dow Jones falls over 1590 points, THE Largest Point Drop In History

WASHINGTON, February 5, 2018: At 3:05 p.m. ET Monday, Friday’s vicious stock selloff is continuing with a vengeance. Stocks are getting ruthlessly pounded across the board in bearish trading action not seen for well over…

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Will #Millennials Ever Be Able to Afford a House, or Rent Forever?

As more millennials look to leave their city rentals and become first-time homebuyers, roadblocks—like rising home prices and a shortage of housing—keep getting in their way. Adding to the obstacles: Over the past few weeks,…

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Dems look for tax loopholes, gimmicks to cut federal burden

Democrats in high-tax blue states are already plotting ways to avoid the new tax law, hoping to seize on gimmicks that will allow their residents to cut their federal tax burden without costing the states…

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Top 25 companies with the most work-from-anywhere job listings

Top 25 companies with the most work-from-anywhere job listings

How would you like to start working remotely in 2018? If you’re considering a career move, you may be surprised to learn that 95% of remote jobs have a location requirement, according to FlexJobs. But…

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Spotify to IPO as it faces a $1.6 billion Wixen Music copyright infringement suit

Music streaming company Spotify has confidentially filed to go public — moving forward with an unusual plan to list its shares directly on the New York Stock Exchange — even as it faces a new…

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Organic Bubbly is Here: Champagne making a slow fizz into glasses - Happy New Year Friends and Readers

Organic Bubbly is Here: Champagne making a slow fizz into glasses – Happy New Year Friends and Readers

A bubble it is not: the organic movement is only slowly taking root in France’s Champagne region, although its proponents believe environmentally friendly techniques can help the sparkling wine express even finer subtleties. Organic farming…

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Amid intensifying shareholder pressure, Goldman is Trying To Kill Lobbying Disclosure Initiative

Amid intensifying shareholder pressure on companies to be more transparent about their political spending, Goldman Sachs has moved to prevent its shareholders from voting to force executives to disclose their efforts to influence politicians, according…

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November US home sales: Largest monthly increase in more than 25 years !

November US home sales: Largest monthly increase in more than 25 years !

New US home sales saw their largest monthly increase in more than 25 years in November, with buyers in the fire-stricken West snatching up new houses at a rapid rate, according to government data released…

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