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Wednesday, Nov 9, 2016 at 07:04 PM EST

US Stocks Surge Following Trump Victory; Bond Prices Tumble

US Stocks Surge Following Trump Victory; Bond Prices Tumble

It turns out that President Donald Trump may not be bad for the stock market after all. Asian stock markets stumbled shortly after Trump overtook Hillary Clinton in the presidential vote count early Wednesday....

Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 03:29 PM EST

Report of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

Report of Different Samsung Phone Model Exploding

A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire and exploded on Sunday. The model is different from the Galaxy Note 7 that has been recalled worldwide. Lamya Bouyirdane told The...

Thursday, Nov 3, 2016 at 07:28 AM EDT

Egypt Devalues Its Currency, Meeting Key IMF Demand

Egypt Devalues Its Currency, Meeting Key IMF Demand

Egypt has devalued its currency by 48 percent, meeting a key demand set by the International Monetary Fund in exchange for a $13 billion loan over three years to overhaul the country's ailing economy. Thursday...

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 11:12 AM EST

Amazon Starts Offering Black Friday Deals

Amazon Starts Offering Black Friday Deals

It's only one day after Halloween and more than three weeks to Thanksgiving but Black Friday deals are already here. Amazon began offering sales on Tuesday as part of its Black Friday Deals store, which...

Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 at 10:07 PM EDT

American, Southwest Raise Base Fares By $5 Each Way

American, Southwest Raise Base Fares By $5 Each Way

American and Southwest are raising fares by $5 each way, the latest move by airlines to reverse a price slump that has lasted nearly two years.

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 at 10:39 PM EDT

Apple's Quarterly Sales Fall, But Forecast Calls for Gains

Apple's Quarterly Sales Fall, But Forecast Calls for Gains

Apple says it sold 45.5 million iPhones in the last quarter, 5 percent fewer than it sold a year earlier. But the giant tech company's rosy forecast for the holidays was better than what Wall Street had been...

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 06:51 AM EDT

BAT Offers to Buy Reynolds in $47 Billion Deal

BAT Offers to Buy Reynolds in $47 Billion Deal

British American Tobacco has offered to buy Reynolds American Inc. in a $47 billion cash-and-stock deal. The London-based company offered Friday to buy the 57.8 percent of Reynolds it doesn't already own for...

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 07:11 AM EDT

Snoopy, Peanuts Gang, Cut Loose By MetLife

Snoopy, Peanuts Gang, Cut Loose By MetLife

Insurance giant MetLife Inc. said Thursday it is launching a new global branding effort, marking the end of a long relationship with Charlie Brown's beagle and the Peanuts crew.

Monday, Oct 17, 2016 at 05:38 PM EDT

Fewer People Are Visiting Trump-Branded Properties: Analysts

Fewer People Are Visiting Trump-Branded Properties: Analysts

The number of visitors to Donald Trump-branded properties dropped in September by more than 16 percent compared to the same month last year, CNBC reports. That drop follows a 7.1 percent year-over-year...

Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 09:15 PM EDT

Post-Scandal, Wells Fargo Faces Long and 'Lumpy' Recovery

Post-Scandal, Wells Fargo Faces Long and 'Lumpy' Recovery

It's going to get worse for Wells Fargo before it gets better. In the wake of the biggest scandal in the bank's 164-year history, distrustful customers are not opening as many checking accounts or applying...

 

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